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New Year’s Spiritual Renewal Retreat

December 29, 2017 -7:30 pm - January 1, 2018 -11:00 am

December 29, 2017–January 1, 2018
Friday–Monday: 3 nights

New Year’s Spiritual Renewal Retreat

Presenter: Shivananda Thomas Amelio

For all levels.

End the old year and enter the new with reflection and spiritual nourishment. Whether you’re new to spiritual practice or a seasoned practitioner, this retreat supports you in sinking deeply into your heart’s knowing, fine-tuning your life’s purpose and calling, and renewing your connection to the ever-present source of divinity.

Explore deep reflection, meditation, Sanskrit mantra practice, yogic breathing, self-inquiry, contemplation of scripture and inspired writings, ritual, and group discussion. Return home with the inspiration and guidance you need to deepen your practice.

Shivananda Thomas Amelio, a founding member of Kripalu, is president emeritus of the New York Open Center and teaches and teaches regular meditation classes in New York City, and programs globally.


December 29, 2017 -7:30 pm
January 1, 2018 -11:00 am

Thomas Amelio

Thomas Amelio intensely studied & practiced yogic disciplines in India, where he edited Rajarshi Muni’s classic, "Yoga–The Ultimate Spiritual Path." He is a founding member of, and has been a senior teacher at, Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health for over 35 years, and is President Emeritus of the NY Open Center in New York City.