Those who have come to know Pravrajika Satchitprana will especially welcome news of her return to the United States this summer, arriving July 28. Pravrajika Satchitprana is a senior sannyasini of Sri Sarada Math, stationed at its headquarters in Dakshineswar, Kolkata. She has travelled extensively throughout India, Europe, Australia, and the Americas, teaching the principles of Vedanta. Her last tour in the United States was in 2014.
During this visit Mataji will be giving classes and retreats in three locations on the East Coast:
- Vivekananda Retreat, Ridgely in Stone Ridge, New York
- The Vedanta Society of Greater Washington, D.C. in Silver Springs, Maryland
- The Vedanta Society of Providence, in Providence, Rhode Island
Joan Shack and Caroline Williams are the organizers of this summer’s visit. They invite you to help with the expenses of the tour, which include airline tickets, travel insurance, and visa costs. Tax–deductible donations may be given by a check payable to Sri Sarada Society and sent to P.O. Box 38116, Albany NY 12203. Please note “summer 2017” on the check.
For a full tour itinerary of programs with Mataji in each location, as well as additional information about the retreats listed below, please contact Joan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518-869-6088.
The following retreats are being held at Vivekananda Retreat, Ridgely. Please note the different instructions regarding accommodations for each. Early registration is encouraged as space is limited.
Retreat 1: Bhagavad Gita, Chapters 10 and 11—August 3 through August 9
For accommodations at Vivekananda Retreat, Ridgely, please click here to use the retreat’s online application.
Retreat 2: Meditation Intensive for Women—August 15 through August 19
The daily program will consist of two forty-five minute study classes on the Ashtavakra Samhita, three meditation periods, times for private readings, and evening satsang. Silence throughout the day is requested.
Note: This intensive is being held in the Casino guest house at Ridgely, operating independently of the Vivekananda Retreat staff. Therefore, please contact Joan for making reservations.