Resources of the Himalayan Yoga Tradition

"Nurturing Spirituality in the Family" Conference

To preserve the knowledge and teachings of the ancient lineage of the Himalayan Masters in order to develop and promote spirituality within ourselves, our children, and the world.

20th - 25th February 2013

At Swami Rama Sadhaka Grama (SRSG)

How have sadhakas managed to create spiritual families in these modern times? And what guidelines can emerge from mutual exchange and discussion with others?

Join us for five days of learning simple philosophy of living and practical guidelines to develop and cultivate a healthy and happy family life. Topics will include:

  • Sattvic Diet: Shifting from a Rajasic diet into a nutritional food regimen that supports a balanced mind and peaceful nature.
  • Indian Cuisine and the health benefits of Indian Spices
  • The art of joyful living techniques for children: Practical spirituality in raising happy and healthy children
  • An Intercultural panel discussion: How to successfully cultivate a spiritual family during modern times

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Editors Note:

Courtesy of Lela Pierce, "Parents who wish to stay in touch with each other and lead their own virtual discussions on any topic can join the new 'Ahymsin: Yogic Parenting group' on Facebook." Please see:

Suggested reading:
Love and Family Life by Swami Rama and Let the Bud of Life Bloom by Swami Rama. The books are available from The Meditation Center's online bookstore that ships nationally and internationally  In Europe, you can inquire HERE. In India, inquire at AHYMSIN Publishers. They are also available through

Educating and Parenting for Peace booklet by Swami Veda Bharati is available through The Meditation Center and at AHYMSIN Publishers. It is also available at Dan's Digital Bookstore

Diet and Nutrition, A Holistic Approach and Transition to Vegetarianism: An Evolutionary Step by Dr. Rudolph Ballentine