2007 Level I and II
ACVA Certification
Eighth Annual Yoga Farm
Vedic Astrology Conference
June 29 - July 3, 2007
Sivananda Yoga Farm,
Grass Valley, CA
Examination Date:
Fri., June 29, 2007
Twelfth International
Symposium on Vedic Astrology
September 5 - 9, 2007
Arizona Biltmore Resort,
Phoenix, AZ
Examination Date:
Wed., September 5, 2007

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Winter 2006
Dear friend of the American College of Vedic Astrology, We are pleased to let you know about some of the creative expansions to the ACVA operations that we have recently completed, including our new and informative e-newsletter! Please read on, and we hope you will be inspired to take advantage of some of our new offerings.
Dennis M. Harness, Ph.D.
President, American College of Vedic Astrology

Twelfth International Symposium on Vedic Astrology        

September 5-9, 2007

at the luxurious

Arizona Biltmore Resort

in Phoenix, AZ

• Outstanding room rate of $99/night (plus $20 resort fee.)
• Keynote speakers: Chakrapani Ullal & Dr. David Frawley
• Certification examinations offered at symposium

Deadline to register for lower price of $370 (ACVA student rate), or
$395 (ACVA non-student rate) extended to December 20, 2006

Current Transits to Take Note Of:                                     

• Jupiter’s transit into Scorpio began October 28, 2006
• Saturn’s transit into Leo began November 1, 2006
(Saturn retrogrades back into Cancer Jan. 11, 2007, then comes back into Leo on Jul. 16, 2007)
• Rahu entered Aquarius and Ketu entered Leo on November 8, 2006
• There’s a full moon on Dec. 4 in Taurus (Rohini), with 5 grahas in Scorpio opposing the full moon:
Sun, Mercury, Mars, Venus and Jupiter ... time to transform!

ACVA Online Store                                                            

We are delighted to announce that the new
ACVA Online Store has been launched!
There are over 100 MP3 titles being offered,
a collection of invaluable lectures given
at previous conferences

click to begin browsing the store..

ACVA Online Program                                                        

Our next ACVA Level I and Level II online classes begin on January 3, 2007
Imagine beginning formal academic training in the ancient science of Jyotish,
from the comfort of your own home.

“This course is excellent! It is well organized and thought out - many kudos for the
enormous time, energy and planning which clearly went into the project.”
~ K.B., Washington, D.C.

“The concept that I can actually learn Vedic Astrology this way has thrilled me.
I was struggling so hard with books and tapes alone.”
~ A.S., Santee, CA

click for more information.

Ready to enroll for this exciting opportunity, or have some questions about
the ACVA online program?

click to contact our ACVA Online Registrar, Nancy Dietz (

December 2006 marks our third year anniversary for the ACVA Online Program.

We would like to thank and congratulate our 53 Level I online students on being graduates and pioneers of ACVA’s Level I course in Vedic Astrology!! Our Level II course online began in November of 2005 and has 9 students, many of whom are graduates of our Level I course. Over half the student body are currently participating from abroad:

Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Norway, South Africa & Singapore!

Donations to the ACVA Programs                                      

New this month are two new ways to make donations to the program.
The donation link goes to a newly configured page that lists a PayPal donation button