Friday, November 30
“In the Heart Dwell all the Gods.”
5:30pm - 8:30pm
We will learn of the historical and philosophical background of the Upanishads, hear some of their key teachings and begin our reflections on ways in which they can be understood from a yogic perspective.
Saturday, December 1
“Thou art That.”
9:00am - 12:00pm
We will hear and discuss teachings from the Upanishads regarding the liberating effect of opening our hearts to the divine Presence within.
“Within You is a Self Formed of Joy.”
1:00pm - 4:00pm
We will learn ways in which the Upanishads describe the true Self and talk about ways in which our practices can help integrate the body, breath and mind with it.
Sunday, December 2
“Your Life is Your Offering.”
10:00am - 1:00pm
Informed by teachings from the Upanishads, we will reflect on the importance of true self-respect, generosity of spirit and compassion as we engage the fullness and complexities of life.
$289 Full Weekend
William K. Mahony, PhD, is known in the national and international yoga communities for his informed and warm teaching on yoga philosophy and practice that is accessible to students at all levels. Bill has published several books on the religions of India and has a deep appreciation for the yogic life grounded in nearly five decades of his own spiritual practice. He is professor of Religious Studies at Davidson College, where he has taught for 36 years. For more information, see his website: <wkmahony.com>.