Integral Self-Knowledge

Integral Self-Knowledge

Becoming Whole Again with Radhe

Becoming Whole Again is about aligning our outer nature – the body and its activities, the heart and its emotions and desires and the mind and its beliefs and convictions – with our innermost Truth of Being or Soul. When aligned with the Soul rather than the ego, the mind becomes an instrument of truth, wisdom and self- and world-knowledge; the heart, an instrument for finding lasting joy, love and harmony in all things in life; the vital force, an instrument of true progress and effective power; and the body, an instrument of strength, flexibility and adaptability. This webinar is an introduction to the 3-part Living an Integral Life workshop co-instructed by Radhe, Dr. Vladimir Yatsenko and Jean McElhaney.

Radhe is the Executive Director of La Grace, Sri Aurobindo Integral Life Center. She holds a MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.A. in Finance from the University of Southern California.

Introduction to the Integration of Ayurveda with Yoga with Maria Garre

Join Maria for a hands-on workshop to learn how Ayurvedic science integrates within the practice of Yoga. Ayurveda teaches us about the body and mind, the psychophysiology of the body. Yoga is essence is a system of Philosophy, which offers like Ayurveda, practices by which realize the goal, a state of unification. Let us discuss how these systems can come together to awaken your practice.

Maria founded the New Mexico School of Yoga where she leads 200-Hour and 300-Hour Yoga Programs specializing in Hatha Yoga, Ayurvedic Yoga and Vinyasa Yoga.  Maria also serves as teaching staff for Samudra School of Living Yoga Prana Flow certification programs worldwide.

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Ayurveda and Vedic Astrology: Sister Sciences with Steven Highburger

In most ancient cultures there was never a division between a classically educated person and astrological knowledge. In India this was especially true, and even today in our ‘modern’ times, many traditional Vaidyas, or Ayurvedic doctors, will be versed in some, if not much astrology. Why is that so? Because Ayurveda and Jyotiṣa have always been seamlessly intertwined as sister sciences by a culture that valued the subtle and the subjective as a means for healing. Join us for a look at how these two ancient subjects complement each other and how we might use some simple techniques to examine our lives and understand ourselves better!

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Meet the Wives of the Moon with Penny Farrow

Far removed from the myriad of ways we entertain ourselves, the ancients had their own brand of mobile devices – the relentless movement of the heavenly bodies.  The grahas (planets) moved in ways that tirelessly created unique patterns but yet there was a fundamental intelligence and order that could be discerned through patient observation.  And every night was showtime. Not surprisingly, the “star” of the show was the Moon.  Master of shape-shifting and fond of playing peek-a-boo, the quick moving Moon yielding more readily the secrets of that underlying order.

Penny Farrow teaches Jyotisha and Sanskrit full-time, including a new online option. Please visit her newly launched Cosmic Kaleidoscope Journal at https://vedicchart.com/cosmic-kaleidoscope-journal. Her email is: info@vedicchart.com; website: http://www.vedicchart.com

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Your Destiny in Your Hands: An Introduction to the fascinating world of Hasta Sāmudrika (Indian Hand Analysis)

In this introductory session, you will learn why and how the hand is such a powerful tool for self-understanding and discovery. Together, we will explore the basics of this ancient sacred art, and learn about the classification of hands according to the elements, or pañcamahābhūta. Come discover the destiny in your hands!

Claudia Anfuso is an astrologer, advisor, teacher, and event producer. Curious and committed, Claudia is inspired by her explorations of meditation, Yoga, Tantra, Advaita Vedānta, and esoteric and spiritual sciences including Jyotiṣa (Vedic Astrology), Hasta Sāmudrika Śāstra (Indian Palmistry), Vāstu (architecture and design theories from ancient India), and Chinese Polestar Astrology.

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Remembering to Be with Don Salmon

Learn about how you can train your brain to access a state of calm, peace and joy at any time, no matter how challenging your circumstances may seem to be.

Don worked in the 1970s and 80s as a professional pianist/composer, and over the past 25 years as a clinical psychologist.  Jan has worked in a number of venues, including Training Coordinator for the Federal Bankruptcy Court in New York City. We’ve been working together over the past 20 years, coauthoring a book on yoga psychology, presenting mindfulness workshops together, and creating several websites and most recently, the online course “Train Your Brain, Change Your Life.

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Psychosynthesis: A Vision of Wholeness with Vernoica Pelicaric

In this one hour presentation, Veronica Pelicaric with explore two maps, visual schematic representations, of inner reality:  Roberto Assagioli’s (1888-1974)  “Egg Diagram” representing our total psyche and his “Star Diagram”.   We will explore together some points in common between the latter and Sri Aurobindo’s teachings. We will also share a guided meditation to go beyond mere intellectual understanding. Veronica Pelicaric is the Director of Education for Pace e Bene Nonviolence Service (www.paceebene.org).

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