1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The afternoon will include a short video of Swami Rama; slides and a presentation of SRIVERM; and questions and answers plus a relaxation by Nina Johnson, Founder of the Himalayan Yoga & Meditation Center and resident of Malethi, India. This will be followed by refreshments and socializing.
This will be the last time to see Nina before she goes back to India.
SRIVERM, INC. is a non-profit organization with the mission of communicating yoga instruction including meditation, breathing and relaxation practices in the Himalayan tradition and uplifting the poor especially through education.
The Swami Rama Institute of Vocational Education and Research, Malethi, India was established by Swami Hariharananda Bharati in 2005 to give literacy, vocational and socio-economic development to the significantly underprivileged and underserved sections of the society in the district of Pauri Garhwal, Uttarkhand, in the Himalayas.
The guardians of this project in India is a non-profit organization called Swami Rama Nishkam Karma Yoga Trust established by Swami Hariharananda Bharati. They ensure all finances are accounted for and protect the integrity of each expenditure. Funds go directly to assisting the underprivileged in a variety of ways.
Current services funded completely by private donations include:
* Public School
(Privately Funded Nursery to Eighth Grade Level Education)
* Vocational Training
* Herbal Gardens
* Bachelor of Education College (80 students admitted for the coming year)
* Guest House
* Meditation Hall and residences
* Staff and Youth Hostel
For more information about SRIVERM, or to make a donation if you are unable to attend the event, please visit www.sriverm.net.
Himalayan Yoga & Meditation
5000 W. Vliet St. Milwaukee, WI 53208 | 414-454-0500