South America Events Past Events

The Kriya Yoga International organizations provide ongoing spiritual teaching, training and support for seekers through many types of events , striving to provide an environment that encourages spiritual development and practical application in daily life. The Mother Centers in each region coordinate these Kriya Yoga activities through their affiliated centers and groups. Kriya Yoga Initiation Programs usually consist of a public introductory lecture in the community on Kriya Yoga, and initiation into Kriya Yoga is offered, which is followed by learning the technique and attending Kriya Yoga meditation classes.

Kriya Yoga Retreats are for initiates in this lineage to deepen their understanding of Kriya Yoga and their personal practice. Typically the retreat has a particular theme with many meditation classes and spiritual discourses.

Kriya Yoga Initiation Only is held at a center when there is a yogacharya (teacher) in residence. The seeker receives initiation and attends the meditation classes.

Kriya Yoga Special Event Seminars are national and international programs held at the Mother Centers throughout the year. These seminars honor the masters' birthday and mahasamadhi, Guru Purnima Day, Foundation Day of the ashrams, and other special events. The events include celebrations, meditation classes, spiritual discourses, and other activities, depending on the nature of the event.

Seva Days are usually anywhere from one day to one week in length, and are an opportunity for spiritual aspirants to offer their services to the organization. The activities will often include cleaning, yardwork, and general maintenance at one of the ashrams, or assisting with the logistics of a program (setup, registration, flowers, and the like).

Kriya Yoga Intensive Meditation Programs help those who are already initiated into this lineage of Kriya Yoga to deepen their spiritual practice. It is usually two to three days of intense meditation practice with some satsangs (spiritual discourses).

Kriya Yoga Local Events are listed on only the local center's Web site calendar. These are typically smaller events that are organized for the benefit of local kriyavans.

The Lecture Only event consists of a public talk delivered by one of the Kriya Yoga acharyas.
, striving to provide an environment that encourages spiritual development and practical application in daily life. The Mother Centers in each region coordinate these Kriya Yoga activities through their affiliated centers and groups.

Event Title Event Type Acharyas/Monastics

Socorro, Brasil

Mar-15 to Mar-17, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee

Belo Horizonte, Brasil

Mar-15 to Mar-17, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya John Thomas Lopategui

Sao Paulo, Brasil - Retiro de Kriyas Elevadas

Mar-16 to Mar-17, 2019
Retreat Swami Ishwarananda Giri, Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Sao Paulo, Brasil

Mar-22 to Mar-24, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee, Swami Ishwarananda Giri, Yogacharya John Thomas Lopategui

Barranquilla, Colombia

Mar-22 to Mar-24, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Cali, Colombia

Mar-29 to Mar-31, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Aracaju, Brasil

Mar-29 to Mar-31, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee, Swami Ishwarananda Giri

Lima, Peru

Apr-04, 2019
Lecture Only Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Brasilia, Brasil

Apr-05 to Apr-07, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee, Swami Ishwarananda Giri

Lima, Peru

Apr-06 to Apr-08, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Apr-12 to Apr-14, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Bauru, Brasil

Apr-12 to Apr-14, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee, Swami Ishwarananda Giri

Medellin, Colombia

Apr-26 to Apr-28, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri

Bogota, Colombia

May-03 to May-05, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri

Armenia, Colombia

May-10 to May-12, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri

Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

Aug-01 to Aug-04, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Suresh Kodolikar

Monteria, Colombia

Aug-09 to Aug-11, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Suresh Kodolikar

Bogota, Colombia

Aug-16 to Aug-19, 2019
Intensive Yogacharya Suresh Kodolikar

Armenia, Colombia - Programa Nacional

Sep-13 to Sep-15, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri

Brasilia, Brasil

Sep-27 to Sep-29, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Ishwarananda Giri, Yogacharya John Thomas Lopategui

Aracaju, Brasil

Sep-27 to Sep-29, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Sao Paulo, Brasil - Programa de Fundação do Ashram

Oct-03 to Oct-06, 2019
Retreat Swami Atmavidyananda Giri, Swami Ishwarananda Giri, Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya, Yogacharya John Thomas Lopategui

Florianopolis, Brasil

Oct-04 to Oct-06, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya John Thomas Lopategui

Sao Paulo, Brasil

Oct-05 to Oct-06, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri, Swami Ishwarananda Giri, Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Rio de Janeiro, Brasil

Oct-11 to Oct-13, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri, Swami Ishwarananda Giri

Porto Alegre, Brasil

Oct-11 to Oct-13, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya, Swami Adhyatmananda Giri

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Oct-18 to Oct-20, 2019
Initiation Program Swami Atmavidyananda Giri

Guayaquil, Ecuador

Oct-18 to Oct-20, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Lima, Peru

Oct-24, 2019
Lecture Only Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee

Lima, Peru

Oct-26 to Oct-27, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee

Cali, Columbia

Nov-01 to Nov-03, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee

Ciudad de Panama, Panama

Nov-01 to Nov-03, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Bhadrayu Pandya

Bogota, Colombia

Nov-08 to Nov-10, 2019
Initiation Program Yogacharya Amit Chatterjee