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ACVA News December 2009 Current Events

By Christina Collins

New York Vedic Astrology - Two Day Conference

Saturday, December 19 & Sunday, December 20, 2009

Guest speakers, ACVA astrologers and teachers Chakrapani Ullal, and Edith Hathaway, along with many others!

Chakrapani UllalEdith Hathaway
Chakrapani UllalEdith Hathaway

The internationally renowned author, physician and philosopher Dr. Deepak Chopra will be the Chief Guest and Dr. Uma Mysorekar, (President, Hindu Temple Society, Flushing, NY) will be the Guest of Honor.

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ACVA Online Classes

Next ACVA Class Modules Start January 6th, 2010 - For Registration Information

2010 Vedic Events

Itinerary and Calendar for Dr. Frawley (Vamadeva) and Shambhavi

Ma Ganga Retreat and Yogini Yatra Tour

Dr. Frawley is happy to announce his third annual Inner Tantric Yoga Experience: Ma Ganga Retreat, March 9-14, 2010. It will feature deeper teachings for serious students and sadhaks and special interaction with Vamadeva and Shambhavi by the sacred Ganga river in a beautiful, quiet resort above Rishikesh, with private access to the sacred river.

Accomodations will be arranged through Deepak Singh of The program will bring in new teachings, practices and rituals. Shambhavi will give out special mantras and introduce her new chanting CD. Join us for this unique experience.

The retreat will be followed by a ten day Yogini Yatra tour to Himalayan Shakti temples for a limited number of people, March 14-25. The tour will focus on special temples in the Kumaon region above Almora, in the Ranikhet, Binsar, Jageshwar and Dunageri areas, including a special stay at the Binsar Nature Preserve at 7000 feet. It will include special rituals and meditation at various temples, as well as sight seeing and exploring the beauty of the Himalayas. Registration is limited to twenty participants. Preference will be given to retreat participants but others are welcome.

Upcoming 2010 Programs

Feb. 13-15: Sivananda Ashram, Nassau, Bahamas - Ayurveda, Yoga and Tantra: How to Bring the Deity into Your Sadhana.

Feb. 16-19: Journey Into Healing, Phoenix, Arizona, with Deepak Chopra and David Simon - Ayurvedic Psychology: the Healing of Consciousness, for Journey into Healing, Phoenix, Arizona.

April 15-18, 2010: NAMA conference: Ayurveda Complimentary Global Medicine - Tantra and Ayurveda, Vamadeva and Shambhavi are both featured speakers, San Francisco, California.

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Komilla SuttonIndia 2010 with Komilla Sutton

26 Jan to 17 Feb 2010 - South India Study Trip

26 Jan to 4 Feb 2010 - Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu
4 to 17 Feb 2010 Fort Kochi, Thekkady, Allepey in Kerala- You can choose either one or both programmes

Visiting Arunachaleswarar Temple, Ramana Maharishi Ashram, Gingee Fort, Fort Kochi, Thekkady, Periyar Wild life Sanctuary, Spice Gardens, Allepey and overnight Ketuvellum boat trip in Kerala backwaters.

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NAMA Conference

Announcing the 7th Annual NAMA Conference - Ayurveda: Complementary Global Medicine

April 15 - 18, 2010
The San Mateo Marriott
San Mateo, California

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International Conference on Vedic Sciences

June 17th to June 21st, 2010

Conference to be held in the greater Seattle, Washington area

Dennis Flaherty, J.V. and Pundit Gayatri Devi Vasudev
Dennis Flaherty, J.V. and Pundit Gayatri Devi Vasudev

Northwest Institute of Vedic Sciences

Where the astrology of the East meets the West

For details 425-778-6487

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