Events

 

Vital Life Center Kirtan

 

Join Jayaprabha and a variety of special guests from around the world. 

 Jayaprabha & The Joy of Sound: 
 •Saturday, June 17, 8:00 pm - CANCELLED

Kirtan is a fun, interactive, and devotional musical event. We repeat simple melodies in a lively call and response style supporting a divine connection with our heart and spirit. It is an easy way for even a new practitioner to experience a very deep and blissful meditative state. The positive vibration in the music along with the group energy is catchy and will uplift even the quiet spectator.

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~JUNE~

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Opening Enlightenment Intensive ~ June 2017

Thurs. June 8 - Mon. June 12

READY TO TRANSFORM!!! Then don’t miss this retreat dedicated to self discovery. Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization.

By letting go of the external search for happiness for this long weekend we allow the technique to open and prepare us for the possibility of experiencing our true nature directly. By experiencing the authentic self we reconnect to the eternal happiness, contentment, and peace within.

Cost includes gourmet vegetarian meals, snacks, lodging, workshop, and integration.
Space is limited so  register today!

Cost: $597

Partial scholarships available.

To apply for scholarship funds we require that the participant send us a formal request by email or US mail with the following information. Please let us know what is drawing you to the Opening Enlightenment Intensive and how you think the retreat might serve you. Also, please include the details of your current situation that is causing you to request the scholarship along with the dollar amount you are able to contribute to the intensive.

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Tuesday, 6/13 ~ 7:30-8:45 pm

Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those who are new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.

Instructor: Jessica Leclerc

Cost: $79 + tax

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Jayaprabha & The Joy of Sound Kirtan - CANCELLED

Saturday, 6/17 ~ 8:00-10:00 PM

Kirtan is a fun, interactive, and devotional musical event. We repeat simple melodies in a lively call and response style supporting a divine connection with our heart and spirit. It is an easy way for even a new practitioner to experience a very deep and blissful meditative state. The positive vibration in the music along with the group energy is catchy and will uplift even the quiet spectator.

Join:
Jayaprabha, bhakti yogini and teacher, celebrates and honors the simple joy and contentment that emanates through being as you are. Love and laughter are palpable within the sacred sounds of each mantra. Jayaprabha's soulful, angelic voice and simple wisdom creatively allows the heart to unfold.
And,
The Joy of Sound, a diverse group of talented vocalists and musicians:

  • Kalidasa Joseph Getter - bamboo flute, clarinet, saxophone, percussion and more.
  • Kalia Kellogg - vocals
  • Jacqueline Glen - hand symbols, vocals
  • Gregory Bertsch - percussion
  • Josh Sheldon - percussion

Together they create uplifting vocal harmonies and energetic instrumental accompaniment.

Cost: $15 in advance/$20 at the door/Kids Free!

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Power Vinyasa 6 Week Series

Thursday, 6/22 ~ 6:00-7:15 pm

A power practice intermingled with a therapeutic approach is utilized to mobilize stagnant energy within the body, open up energy channels and restore balance to the nervous system. This is done through consciously moving in and out of poses designed to strengthen the body and mind; coupled with the use of props for supported poses. The aim of the class is to both stimulate and balance the Yin and Yang energies of our nervous system.

Instructor: Kari Balicki

Cost: $79 + tax

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~JULY~

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Yoga Basics 6 Week Series

Saturday, 7/8 ~ 9:00-10:15 am


Yoga Basics is an introduction to the building blocks of yoga, emphasizing basic postures, breathing techniques and relaxation skills. This class promotes balance, flexibility, strength and stress release. It is great for those new to yoga or students who would like a refresher on the basics.  

Instructor: Holly Prosperi

Cost: $79 + tax

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~SEPTEMBER~

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 9/30 ~ 12:30 - 5:30 pm

“Explore the sacred basis of reality as a discoverable actuality”                                                                                                   ~Adyashanti

 

Have you ever wanted to:

-Deepen your sense of self?
-Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
-Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?

Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation.

Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Previous Dyad Evening, Day Long,  The Opening Enlightenment Intensive Retreat or Meditation Class Experience Recommended.

Pre-registration required by Friday morning, September 29th!

Cost: $39 in advance $49 day of


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~OCTOBER~

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Inquiry Dyad Meditation

Saturday, 10/21 ~ 12:30 - 5:30 PM

“Explore the sacred basis of reality as a discoverable actuality”~Adyashanti

Have you ever wanted to:
-Deepen your sense of self?
-Gain a greater ability to authentically relate with others?
-Connect to a genuine sense of well being regardless of outer circumstances?
- Live more from who you really are rather than from neurosis and upset?

Then you don't want to miss our Inquiry Dyad Meditation.

Together, utilizing a simple yet profound technique inspired by 3 unique awareness practices fused together by Charles Berner in 1968, we will clear our minds and remove long held obstacles and barriers to peace and self realization through inquiry and communication.

Previous Dyad Evening, Day Long,  The Opening Enlightenment Intensive Retreat   or Medtation Class Experience Recommended.

Pre-registration required by Friday morning, October 21st!

Dyad Meditation - Jan.

Cost: $39 in advance $49 day of

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~JANUARY~

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The Opening Enlightenment Intensive

Thursday, Jan.11 - Monday, Jan. 15

 

Are you seeking beyond the doors of your own programming and preconceived ideas about who you really are, what life is and what relationships are about?

 

Do you want to see what more life has to offer?

We all have unique gifts to give the world and yet many of us sit back waiting for the right moment . . . that's the trap!

That moment is now!

 

Space is limited. Register Today!!
 

Cost: $600 

$500; with $200 deposit by November 15th

$475; with $200 deposit by October 15th

$450; with $200 deposit by August 15th

includes gourmet vegetarian meals, snacks, lodging, workshop & integration

 

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Donations accepted to scholarship fund post Intensive 

Some partial scholarships available.
To apply for scholarshop funds we require that the participant send us a formal request by email or US mail with the following information. Please let us know what is drawing you to the Opening Enlightenment Intensive and how you think the retreat might serve you. Also, please include details of your current situation that is causing you to request this scholarshop along with the dollar amount you are able to contribute to this Intensive.

Donations Accepted. 
If you feel served by this work, please consider donating to our scholarship fund to support others.

Enlightenment Intensive - January 2018

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