From Monday 07 September to Sunday 13 September 2020, we invite you to join the Bhakti Marga UK (BMUK) group and take the short journey to Shree Peetha Nilaya (SPN) – the spiritual home and Ashram of Paramahamsa Vishwananda– and stay at SPN for a magical seven day pilgrimage.
Situated just outside of Frankfurt, Germany in the countryside – SPN provides the perfect setting for a week of non-stop spirituality. The programme will include:
- Events with Paramahamsa Vishwananda including Darshans and Satsang;
- Inspirational lectures on Bhakti and Sadhana;
- Workshops on Devotional Art and Rituals;
- Community activities and gatherings; and
- Daily prayers at the new beautiful Hindu Temple – the Bhutabhrteshwarnath Mandir
Take the opportunity to travel with the Bhakti Marga community and experience an unforgettable week of divinity as we learn, share and grow together as one spiritual family.
Be in the presence of a living Spiritual Master
It is so special and rare to actually meet an enlightened Spiritual Master. Come and grasp this opportunity! Paramahamsa Vishwananda is a Satguru – one who lives in constant union with the Divine and is capable of transmitting that Grace to others at will.
Darshan: Get to experience Darshan with Paramahamsa Vishwananda where you get to look into His eyes and be blessed by Him. Everyone can attend one Darshan event (and there’s also an exclusive additional Darshan for those who sign up for the full seven days!)
Satsang: Paramahamsa Vishwananda will also be giving a Question and Answer session for the pilgrimage participants, where He answers to the mysteries of life.
Deepen your knowledge with the Bhakti Marga Academy
Lectures: The Pilgrimage includes four insightful lectures on Bhakti, including: (i.e Hinduism, Vaishnavism, Guru Tatva (the ways of the Guru), Saranagatai (total surrender) to help everyone to really understand and go deeper into the Bhakti path provided by Paramahamsa Vishwananda. There will also be one more additional lecture on the role that Sadhana plays in the spiritual path, with a variety of teachings, including a selection of mudras, Advanced Practice guidance, Kriya Yoga and Bhakti Yoga philosophy, and a presentation on how the different practices of Bhakti Marga Sadhana work together in the greater mission of opening our hearts to Divine Love.
Devotional Art Workshop : The Bhakti Marga Academy will offer one additional courses in Devotional Art, where participants can choose todo Painting Meditation with the Sri Yantra, Painting Meditation, Bhajan singing or how to play the Mridanga.
Rituals Workshop: The Bhakti Marga Academy will offer one additional courses in Rituals, where participants can choose todo Simple Puja, Vedic Chanting or a Garland Making workshop .
Explore the Ashram
The week takes place at the Shree Peetha Nilaya Ashram – which means the home of Maha Lakshmi. SPN is a place to connect more deeply with yourself and other spiritual seekers to connect, learn and evolve.
Beautiful Hindu Temple: Experience uplifting daily prayers at the Bhutabhrteshwarnath Mandir – a living celebration of Bhakti. The temple houses 10 special deities and over 100 original wall paintings of the life of Krishna and other Bhakti saints.
Mother Nature: In the midst of the lush fields and forests of Germany’s renowned Taunus region, SPN provides the perfect setting to enter into a journey of stillness. Take a walk in the grounds surrounded by natural beauty of forests, meditation garden and say hello to the resident peacocks too!
*24 Hour Gayatri Yagna with Paramahamsa Vishwananda
Outside of the UK Country Week, there will be a 24 hour Gayatri Yagna with Paramahamsa Vishwananda from Saturday 05 September to Sunday 06 September. If you are attending and would like to be considered for accommodation at the Ashram from Friday 04 September to Sunday 06 September:
- register and SPN directly via the Gayatri Yagna event page to attend the event (€208) (excluding accommodation) AND
- register for the accommodation with BMUK via the registration form by Monday 22 April.
Check out further information regarding Accommodation and Travel arrangements and then feel free to jump to the Make The Pilgrimage Registration Page.Accommodation and Travel Registration