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VIVEKANANDA RETREAT IS OPEN.  Please call us to schedule a visit. As we do not have someone designated to give tours, please call a day in advance to schedule a tour. Please give us at least 5 days advance notice if you wish to stay overnight. We are open on a daily basis from 9-7. Please be aware that we do close promptly at 7pm unless we are having an evening program.

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Durga Puja Sept.23 / Retreat with Pravrajika Dayaprana Oct.7-8

Durga Puja We will be performing our Durga Puja this coming Saturday. The puja begins at 10:30 but you can arrive and leave at any time during the celebration. Here is the rough schedule: 10:30 puja and kirtan noon homa fire 1pm prasad meal We are hoping that enough singers will attend so that we can simultaneously perform the puja and a kirtan. The kirtan will be perfo ...Continue Reading
Posted on September 18, 2017

September 2-3 Retreat With Swami Yogatmananda “ Daydreaming and Meditation, the Vedantic and Jungian Approach”

We are happy to welcome Swami Yogatmananda back for our Labor Day weekend retreat. As many of you know, he has been conducting retreats here every Labor Day weekend, saving those with hurricanes and other pressing events! This year he will be speaking about daydreaming and meditation. He will look at this topic from both the Vedantic and the Jungian perspective. Sometimes meditators confuse the tw ...Continue Reading
Posted on August 10, 2017