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Guru Purnima

July 19, 2016 @ 7:00 pm9:00 pm
Himalayan Institute Retreat Center, Honesdale, PA (See Detail)
FREE
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Event Description:

Guru Purnima is the annual spiritual celebration in honor of the Tradition. Guru, in Sanskrit, means “that which dispels the darkness of ignorance.” The Guru, the teacher – both inner and outer – is acknowledged and honored on this day, the full moon, when the force of illumination is manifest a thousand-fold.

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Guru Purnima is the day when students come to their teachers to refresh and rejuvenate their spirits and to receive further instructions for their spiritual journey. It is also a reunion – a time for teachers, students, and like-minded people to connect, share, and prosper.


Schedule:

7:00 p.m. Please join us for kheer on the lawn in front of the Health Center

7:45 p.m.  Guru Purnima address by Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD – Auditorium

8:00 p.m.  Kirtan/Chanting – Auditorium

Presenters:

Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, PhD

Spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute, Pandit Tigunait is the successor of Swami Rama of the Himalayas. Lecturing and teaching worldwide for more than a quarter of a century, he is the author of 14 books, ...
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Details
Date:
July 19, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm–9:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Website:
https://www.himalayaninstitute.org
Event Type:
HI Program
Topic:
Lifestyle
Venue
Himalayan Institute Retreat Center
952 Bethany Tpke
Honesdale, PA 18431
United States
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Phone:
(570) 253-5551
Website:
www.himalayaninstitute.org