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Guru Purnima Celebration 2017

July 8 2017

Saturday, Jul 8, 2017

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Eastern


Matrika House

159 State Street, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME, 04101

Ways to Attend

Join Shambhavi and the Jaya Kula community for our annual celebration of wisdom in the form of Guru.

The Full Moon Day in the month of Ashadha (July-August) is known as Guru Purnima. It is the first full moon after the summer solstice and is considered to be a time of heightened susceptibility to receiving wisdom.

Event Haps

    • Satsang on the meaning of Guru and Guru Purnima 7pm
    • Guru puja 8pm
    • Mantra chanting and kirtan 9pm

This event is part of Kripa! Jaya Kula’s Annual Summer Retreat! July 7-16: Explore the complete listing of teachings and special events.


About the teacher



Shambhavi Sarasvati is the spiritual director of Jaya Kula. Her principle training is in the View and practices of Trika Shaivism, the classical Tantrik tradition of Kashmir, and the Dzogchen tradition of Tibet.

Spiritual practice is a way to find out who you really are and to live in the fullness of Reality. This is Self-realization. Nothing more or less.” —Shambhavi

You can read more about Shambhavi’s background, training and
publications here.

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