General Calendar for ALL Events

Dec
15
Fri
BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
May
30
Wed
Bg 5.26
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.26

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 5.26 Those who are free from anger and all material desires, who are self-realized, self-disciplined and constantly endeavoring for perfection, are assured of liberation in the Supreme in the very near future.
Jun
1
Fri
Bg 5.27-28
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.27-28

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.27-28 Shutting out all external sense objects, keeping the eyes and vision concentrated between the two eyebrows, suspending the inward and outward breaths within the nostrils, and thus controlling the mind, senses and intelligence, the transcendentalist aiming at liberation becomes free from desire, fear and anger. One who is always in this state is certainly liberated.
Jun
4
Mon
Bg 5.29
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.29

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 5.29 A person in full consciousness of Me, knowing Me to be the ultimate beneficiary of all sacrifices and austerities, the Supreme Lord of all planets and demigods, and the benefactor and well-wisher of all living entities, attains peace from the pangs of material miseries.

 

Jun
6
Wed
Bg 6.1
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.1

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.1 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: One who is unattached to the fruits of his work and who works as he is obligated is in the renounced order of life, and he is the true mystic, not he who lights no fire and performs no duty.
Jun
8
Fri
Bg 6.2
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.2

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.2 What is called renunciation you should know to be the same as yoga, or linking oneself with the Supreme, O son of Pāṇḍu, for one can never become a yogī unless he renounces the desire for sense gratification.
Jun
11
Mon
Bg 6.3
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.3

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.3 For one who is a neophyte in the eightfold yoga system, work is said to be the means; and for one who is already elevated in yoga, cessation of all material activities is said to be the means.
Jun
13
Wed
Bg 6.4
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.4

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.4 A person is said to be elevated in yoga when, having renounced all material desires, he neither acts for sense gratification nor engages in fruitive activities.
Jun
15
Fri
Bg 6.5
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.5

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.5 One must deliver himself with the help of his mind, and not degrade himself. The mind is the friend of the conditioned soul, and his enemy as well.
Jun
20
Wed
Bg 6.7
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.7

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.7 — For one who has conquered the mind, the Supersoul is already reached, for he has attained tranquillity. To such a man happiness and distress, heat and cold, honor and dishonor are all the same.
Jun
22
Fri
Bg 6.8
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.8

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.8 — A person is said to be established in self-realization and is called a yogī [or mystic] when he is fully satisfied by virtue of acquired knowledge and realization. Such a person is situated in transcendence and is self-controlled. He sees everything – whether it be pebbles, stones or gold – as the same.
Jun
25
Mon
Bg 6.9 —10
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.9 —10

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.9 — A person is considered still further advanced when he regards honest well-wishers, affectionate benefactors, the neutral, mediators, the envious, friends and enemies, the pious and the sinners all with an equal mind.
Bg 6.10 — A transcendentalist should always engage his body, mind and self in relationship with the Supreme; he should live alone in a secluded place and should always carefully control his mind. He should be free from desires and feelings of possessiveness.
Jun
27
Wed
Bg 6.11-12
Jun 27 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 6.11-12

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.11-12 — To practice yoga, one should go to a secluded place and should lay kuśa grass on the ground and then cover it with a deerskin and a soft cloth. The seat should be neither too high nor too low and should be situated in a sacred place. The yogī should then sit on it very firmly and practice yoga to purify the heart by controlling his mind, senses and activities and fixing the mind on one point.
Jun
29
Fri
Bg 6.13-14
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.13-14

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.13-14 — One should hold one’s body, neck and head erect in a straight line and stare steadily at the tip of the nose. Thus, with an unagitated, subdued mind, devoid of fear, completely free from sex life, one should meditate upon Me within the heart and make Me the ultimate goal of life.
Jul
2
Mon
Bg 6.15
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.15

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 6.15 — Thus practicing constant control of the body, mind and activities, the mystic transcendentalist, his mind regulated, attains to the kingdom of God [or the abode of Kṛṣṇa] by cessation of material existence.
Jul
4
Wed
Bg 6.16
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.16

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.16 There is no possibility of one’s becoming a yogī, O Arjuna, if one eats too much or eats too little, sleeps too much or does not sleep enough.
Jul
6
Fri
Bg 6.17
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.17

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.17 He who is regulated in his habits of eating, sleeping, recreation and work can mitigate all material pains by practicing the yoga system.

Jul
9
Mon
Bg 6.18 – 19
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 6.18 When the yogī, by practice of yoga, disciplines his mental activities and becomes situated in transcendence – devoid of all material desires – he is said to be well established in yoga.
Bg 6.19 As a lamp in a windless place does not waver, so the transcendentalist, whose mind is controlled, remains always steady in his meditation on the transcendent Self.
Dec
15
Fri
BG Class cancelled this Friday for a “Local Event”
Dec 15 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
 
May
30
Wed
Bg 5.26
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.26

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 5.26 Those who are free from anger and all material desires, who are self-realized, self-disciplined and constantly endeavoring for perfection, are assured of liberation in the Supreme in the very near future.
Jun
1
Fri
Bg 5.27-28
Jun 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.27-28

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 5.27-28 Shutting out all external sense objects, keeping the eyes and vision concentrated between the two eyebrows, suspending the inward and outward breaths within the nostrils, and thus controlling the mind, senses and intelligence, the transcendentalist aiming at liberation becomes free from desire, fear and anger. One who is always in this state is certainly liberated.
Jun
4
Mon
Bg 5.29
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 5.29

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 5.29 A person in full consciousness of Me, knowing Me to be the ultimate beneficiary of all sacrifices and austerities, the Supreme Lord of all planets and demigods, and the benefactor and well-wisher of all living entities, attains peace from the pangs of material miseries.

 

Jun
6
Wed
Bg 6.1
Jun 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.1

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.1 The Supreme Personality of Godhead said: One who is unattached to the fruits of his work and who works as he is obligated is in the renounced order of life, and he is the true mystic, not he who lights no fire and performs no duty.
Jun
8
Fri
Bg 6.2
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.2

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.2 What is called renunciation you should know to be the same as yoga, or linking oneself with the Supreme, O son of Pāṇḍu, for one can never become a yogī unless he renounces the desire for sense gratification.
Jun
11
Mon
Bg 6.3
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.3

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.3 For one who is a neophyte in the eightfold yoga system, work is said to be the means; and for one who is already elevated in yoga, cessation of all material activities is said to be the means.
Jun
13
Wed
Bg 6.4
Jun 13 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.4

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.4 A person is said to be elevated in yoga when, having renounced all material desires, he neither acts for sense gratification nor engages in fruitive activities.
Jun
15
Fri
Bg 6.5
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.5

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.5 One must deliver himself with the help of his mind, and not degrade himself. The mind is the friend of the conditioned soul, and his enemy as well.
Jun
20
Wed
Bg 6.7
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.7

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.7 — For one who has conquered the mind, the Supersoul is already reached, for he has attained tranquillity. To such a man happiness and distress, heat and cold, honor and dishonor are all the same.
Jun
22
Fri
Bg 6.8
Jun 22 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.8

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.8 — A person is said to be established in self-realization and is called a yogī [or mystic] when he is fully satisfied by virtue of acquired knowledge and realization. Such a person is situated in transcendence and is self-controlled. He sees everything – whether it be pebbles, stones or gold – as the same.
Jun
25
Mon
Bg 6.9 —10
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.9 —10

Speaker:  Achintya Prabhu

Bg 6.9 — A person is considered still further advanced when he regards honest well-wishers, affectionate benefactors, the neutral, mediators, the envious, friends and enemies, the pious and the sinners all with an equal mind.
Bg 6.10 — A transcendentalist should always engage his body, mind and self in relationship with the Supreme; he should live alone in a secluded place and should always carefully control his mind. He should be free from desires and feelings of possessiveness.
Jun
27
Wed
Bg 6.11-12
Jun 27 @ 6:00 am – 6:30 am
Bg 6.11-12

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.11-12 — To practice yoga, one should go to a secluded place and should lay kuśa grass on the ground and then cover it with a deerskin and a soft cloth. The seat should be neither too high nor too low and should be situated in a sacred place. The yogī should then sit on it very firmly and practice yoga to purify the heart by controlling his mind, senses and activities and fixing the mind on one point.
Jun
29
Fri
Bg 6.13-14
Jun 29 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.13-14

Speaker:  Maharani Devi

Bg 6.13-14 — One should hold one’s body, neck and head erect in a straight line and stare steadily at the tip of the nose. Thus, with an unagitated, subdued mind, devoid of fear, completely free from sex life, one should meditate upon Me within the heart and make Me the ultimate goal of life.
Jul
2
Mon
Bg 6.15
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.15

Speaker:  Ramananda dasa

Bg 6.15 — Thus practicing constant control of the body, mind and activities, the mystic transcendentalist, his mind regulated, attains to the kingdom of God [or the abode of Kṛṣṇa] by cessation of material existence.
Jul
4
Wed
Bg 6.16
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.16

Speaker:  Vidagdha Madhava Prabhu

Bg 6.16 There is no possibility of one’s becoming a yogī, O Arjuna, if one eats too much or eats too little, sleeps too much or does not sleep enough.
Jul
6
Fri
Bg 6.17
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Bg 6.17

Speaker:  Yugala Rasa Devi Dasi

Bg 6.17 He who is regulated in his habits of eating, sleeping, recreation and work can mitigate all material pains by practicing the yoga system.

Jul
9
Mon
Bg 6.18 – 19
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Speaker:  Pramodh Iyer

Bg 6.18 When the yogī, by practice of yoga, disciplines his mental activities and becomes situated in transcendence – devoid of all material desires – he is said to be well established in yoga.
Bg 6.19 As a lamp in a windless place does not waver, so the transcendentalist, whose mind is controlled, remains always steady in his meditation on the transcendent Self.