NYC Remembers Guruji

from the SKPJ Charitable Trust

from the SKPJ Charitable Trust

Ashtanga Yoga New York
Prayer services Tuesday, May 19th at 8 am and Friday, May 22 at 6:30 pm.
“Please come if you can, and spend time among friends and fellow practitioners sharing memories of Guruji.”

Yoga Sutra
Held prayers, mediation, and recollections honoring Pattabhi Jois on Monday, May 18th from 7:30 P.M.

Fire Ceremony & Special Sanskrit Mantras / A Talk on the Guru
Tues May 19th, 2009
7:45 pm – 9:15 pm
Join Jivamukti Yoga School in honoring the life of the great yogi, Sri K. Pattabhi Jois. Ruth-ji will speak on the Guru, and Manorama-ji will lead the chanting of Sanskrit mantras combined with a sacred fire ceremony.

Shri K. Pattabhi Jois Charitable Trust
“The Trust is organized for the promotion of spiritual, physical, mental, educational development and upliftment of adults and children of all ages without any distinction of caste, creed or religion and in the interest of mankind in general…The registered Trust was set up in honor of Guruji’s 90th birthday and was inaugurated at an event in July 2005 where more than 800 students and friends from around the world gathered to pay respect to their guru. It is a charitable organization exempt under Section 12A and 80(G) of the Income Tax Act (1961) in India, with 100% of its contributions going to charitable projects in the local community.”
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7 responses to “NYC Remembers Guruji

  1. Pingback: Offering Notes of Love & Gratitude To Guruji « Elephantbeans

  2. Pingback: Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, founder of Ashtanga Yoga, passes away at age 93 « Sangha Yoga Shala Blog

  3. The event at AYNY for Friday has been postponed. There will be a larger, NYC community-inclusive event, at a later date.

  4. from AYNY
    “A public prayer service and evening or remembrance will be held on June 14th at 6 pm. Location to be announced.”

  5. from The Shala

    “we will hold a memorial kirtan and meditation on sunday, may 24th at 6:15pm. children are welcome.”

  6. wherehaveyoubean

    London: “Triyoga Primrose will be holding a satsang on Sunday May 31st from 8.30 – 10.30am when we will do 108 sun salutations in Guruji’s honour and hold a chant. All are welcome – come and sit if you prefer. Tea and biscuits will be shared afterwards.”

  7. please see ayny’s site for info on the 6/14 nyc event:

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