HYMC Community Programs are open events that give people an opportunity to come together and celebrate the Spirit of Life. These are free programs but a donation is always appreciated in support of HYMC as a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization.
Every Friday – 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm (Visit website for updates)
For new and seasoned meditators, join us at the end of your week to calm, balance, and relax in our peaceful environment. Sessions will begin by preparing for meditation with gentle stretching and breathing exercises.
Meditation preparation 7:00 pm – 7:45 pm; Meditation 7:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Through each lifetime, endearing guidance and assurance is provided to each spiritual aspirant, sadhaka and initiate through the guru to tread the path of knowledge and enlightenment with full confidence.
During this workshop, we will practice, contemplate, and explore the subtleties of spirituality as given by Swami Ram in Sacred Journey, and Swami Veda in Sadhana in Applied Spirituality.
These along with a specialty mantra for our three-year sankalpa, and progressive practices in Shri Vedya Sadhana will be offered by the grace of the lineage.
Cost: FREE event, there is no cost to attend, but offerings are welcome.
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join Swami Ritavan in a satsang and discussion of the leading scriptures of yoga philosophy and spirituality.
The group is currently studying Yoga Sutra's commentary by Swami Veda Bharati (his recent update to Volume 1). Each session ends with a brief guided meditation.
Those desiring to participate remotely can call in to the teleconference bridge during the session.
Dial-In number: 1 (605) 562-0400, then follow the prompts from the teleconference service. Participant Code: 713706#.
Note, this is NOT a toll-free number; therefore it is suggested using a phone with free nationwide calling.
The Tantric texts of Kashmiri Shaivite tradition integrate Samkhya and Vedanta philosophies into a cohesive whole with a detailed description of the stages in which Param-Shiva, the supreme universal being, transforms into the Purusha and Prakrit of Samkhya philosophy.
This workshop will review the unique philosophy of “Shiva Sutras”, the primary revealed text in this tradition, its commentaries by Mark Dycjkowski and Jaideva Singh, and the process of spiritual growth through the principles of “reject nothing” and “living in the world” as taught in tantras.
FREE event, there is no cost to attend.(Recommended for 200 & 300 TTP.) (Qualifies for 2 CEU credits with Yoga Alliance.)
Meditate with Swami Ritavan and others around the globe at the same time. Begins promptly at 9:00pm. Please arrive early to get comfortable.
Himalayan Yoga & Meditation Center109 W Slade St, Palatine, IL 60067 Tel: 847.221.5250
Our MISSION is to help individuals realize their full potential, lead a healthy and balanced life with mindfulness through teaching of yoga, meditation, and philosophy as taught by Himalayan masters.
Our VISION is to alleviate human suffering.