Baltimore/Washington, Maryland, United States

Ellicott City, MD
Phone: 410-451-5506


East Coast Retreat  Complete details and registration for the upcoming 2015 East Coast Retreat are available on the calendar page or at this link:  This retreat is for current initiates and will take place at the Notre Dame Retreat House overlooking Canandaigua Lake in Canandaigua NY.  It is a residential retreat from Friday-Sunday, Aug. 28-30, hosted by the Rochester, NY Center.  Cost of the retreat is only $275 if you register before August 12 (price includes classes, meals and lodging for the three days).  Yogacharya Suresh Kodolikar, Yogacharya John Williams and Yogacharya David Strassner will lead the retreat.   

October 2-4 Local Initiation Program Please use the link at the bottom of this page to access the event flyer for the upcoming October 2-4 Initiation program. 

Weekly SUNDAY Guided Group Meditation Schedule:                                       (email for address) 

2nd Kriya Meditation   8:40-10:00 am  (open to 2nd Kriya initiates)                     1st  Kriya Meditation 10:00-11:00 am  (for all initiates)                                    *Group Meditations are open to disciples who are initiated into Kriya Yoga under the lineage of Paramahamsa Hariharananda and Paramahamsa Prajnanananda

(Note for 2nd Kriya Initiates:  On the last Sunday of each month we will have an extended 95 minute 2nd Kriya meditation that will begin at 8:20 am.)

Monthly Telephone Discourses:   Monthly discourses are directly after 1st Kriya 10-11am meditation lasting 30 minutes from 11:00-11:30.  The next telephone discourse will be on August 9th with Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya as the host speaker. The remaining 2015 Discourse Schedule is listed at the bottom of this page. (posted 8/4/15)

Contact:, Denise Hunt 410-451-5506, John Herczeg 301-216-0017.

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New Book Release.  The new book released during the IIKYS in India, The Road Less Traveled: My Journey to Monkhood is available for purchase.  All proceeds will be donated to Hariharananda Balashram, a Residential School for Poor and Orphaned Children. The book offers readers a wonderful glimpse into one seeker's spiritual journey with the guidance of an enlightened teacher.  We have two copies remaining at our center and you can purchase them after Sunday meditation. The book is also available at the Miami and Chicago ashrams. 


Monthly Discourse Schedule 2015

Aug. 9,   Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Sept.20, Swami Atmavidyananda

Oct. 18,  Yogacharya John Williams

Nov. 15, Yogacharya Elizabeth Tackenberg

Dec. 27, Swami Atmavidyananda


Upcoming Events
Oct-02 to Oct-04, 2015: Baltimore/Washington DC ( Initiation Program)