Jaya Kula is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization offering opportunities to learn and practice in the traditions of direct realization Tantra and Anandamayi Ma. Shambhavi Sarasvati is the spiritual director.

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Upcoming Teachings and Events

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Jaya Kula is a vibrant nonprofit spiritual community offering opportunities to learn and practice in the traditions of Trika Shaivism and Dzogchen. Shambhavi Sarasvati is our spiritual director.

Find us in Portland, MAINE

Most teachings in Portland, Maine take place at Matrika House: 159 State St, 2nd Floor. The Wednesday night Mahabharata Satsang takes place at Kashi House: 123 Walnut St, South Portland.

Find us in Portland, OREGON

Live-stream satsang at DAYA Foundation, 5210 SW Corbett Ave, Portland, Oregon every Sunday at 3:30pm.

For Shambhavi’s schedule of live teachings in PDX, and for more information on opportunities to gather in PDX for other teachings and events, visit the PDX Community page.

Regular Offerings

  • SUNDAY SATSANG AND KIRTAN @6:30pm – Shambhavi leads a free-flowing conversation about spirituality and life. During satsang, you can ask any questions you have about anything. The conversation is followed by open-mic, community kirtan.  Location: Matrika House, 159 State St., Portland, ME. Live-streamed @ 3:30pm Pacific Time to DAYA Yoga Studio, 5210 SW Corbett Ave., Portland, OR and individually to MGO members.
  • WEDNESDAY MAHABHARATA SATSANG @6:30pm – Come read this ancient, wise, action-packed epic tale with amazing relevance to our lives today. Location: Kashi House, 123 Walnut St., South Portland, ME.  Also available via podcast.

Upcoming Special Offerings

  • Yantra Workshop with Mavis Gewant
    October 21, 2017
    Live in Maine
    Learn how to paint a Ganesha yantra. Then learn to meditate with this beautiful sacred diagram and its mantra. With master teacher Mavis Gewant.
  • Matrika House Deep Clean
    October 29, 2017
    Live in Maine
    Come lend a hand to keep the Jaya Kula teaching space sparkling clean and warmly welcoming.
  • Kriya Yoga of the Heart
    November 4, 2017
    Live in Maine, Live-streamed to current students outside of Maine
    Learn about the heart chakra and Kriya Yoga practices to wake up the primordial wisdom of the heart.
  • Rituals of Protection and Healing
    November 12, 2017
    Live in Maine, Live-streamed to current students outside of Maine
    Learn healing and protection rituals and healing mantras. Open your senses to subtle medicine and the constant conversation of life.
  • Ancestral Thanksgiving at Matrika
    November 23, 2017
    Live in Maine, Private event
    Jaya Kula's Thanksgiving celebration! Private event.
  • Winter Meditation and Kirtan Retreat
    December 28, 2017
    Live in Maine
    Join Shambhavi Sarasvati and Jaya Kula for a meditation and kirtan retreat. Six days of stillness, satsang and singing in the heart of the Maine winter.

Main Calendar
Visit  the main calendar for complete information about teachings and community events, including teachings that are live-streamed.

PDX Calendar
Or go to the PDX calendar for information about opportunities to gather for teachings and events with the community in Portland, Oregon.