Himalayan Dawn Newsletter April, 2008

April 2008

Welcome to Issue #2 of Himalayan Dawn,
the newsletter of Hym-La, Himalayan Yoga
Meditation Society of Los Angeles. 

This issue contains an article titled The Art of Knowing Onself, about Swami Veda Bharati, Hym-La's Spiritual Guide.  A second article,
by Randall Krause, Hym-La's Director, explains the essence of yoga philosophy.

You will also find information about our Full-moon World Group Meditations, and an invitation to join with others on April 20th for this month's meditation.

Would you like to join Swami Veda Bharati for an authentic ashram experience without having to travel to India?  If so, see the information in this issue about the month-long retreat at the exquisite Rancho La Puerta Spa just south of the border.  This is an opportunity to learn yoga from Swami Veda and other master teachers in the Tradition.

Hym-La is offering an opportinity to receive personal yoga guidance to support you in reaching your personal and spiritual goals. See the article titled "Get Personal Input" for further information.
The Art of Knowing Oneself
 Swami Veda Bharati
our Spiritual Guide, is the rarest of gems.
Raised in a Sanskrit speaking family, and disciple of the great yoga master Swami Rama Bharati of the Himalayas,
Swami Veda has taught the ancient Indian traditions continuously for more than 60 years.

The Star newspaper in Malaysia recently featured an article of Swamiji and his philosophy.

Read the article
The Essence of Yoga Philosophy
Photograph of Randall Krause by Randall Krause
Yoga Philosophy can be reduced to one question.  In this brief article, you'll learn the question and how to  employ it in your own life.

Read the Article

Randall Krause, Hym-La's Director, is a registered Yoga Teacher, and a member of the Senior Faculty of the Himalayan Yoga Teachers Training program.
What happened with Swami Veda's visit to L.A.?  

Swami Veda was the keynote speaker at SYTAR 2008, the conference of the International Association of Yoga Therapists, March 6-9.
Full-Moon World Group Meditation  
The next Full-Moon Meditation with Swami Veda Bharati is at 7 PM Pacific Time on April 20th, 2008. Full Moon Rising

Read about the Full-moon meditations

Join Randall Krause and others for the meditation and enjoy conversation and refreshments afterwards.

To participate, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and the location and directions to the meditation will be emailed to you. ($5.00 Donation requested)

Special Yoga-Meditation Retreat in Mexico  
Join Swami Veda Bharati in a Yoga Retreat in Rancho La Puerta, Mexico
August  2-30, 2008.

Rancho La Puerta is an exquisite, world-class spa located just south of the border in Mexico, one hour from San Diego.  This August the Spa will be transformed in to an Indian Ashram for a month-long yoga-meditation retreat.   There will be yoga teacher training, continuing study and a silence retreat.

For information and registration, Click Here
Personal Yoga Consultations   

Get support in attaining your personal and spiritual goals.

Randall Krause, Director of Hym-La and Certified Life Coach is available for personal yoga coaching.  Randall's coaching sessions provide support in attaining personal goals, including work goals, improving relationships, and increasing your peace and fulfillment.   You'll be heard, taught supportive yoga processes, and will have a steadfast ally in your quest. 

This service is available for a modest fee, 100% of which supports the non-profit, charitable activities Hym-La.

For further information, call Randall Krause at (818) 926-3148.
The Himalayan Yoga Meditation Society of Los Angeles (Hym-La) is a non-profit, charitable 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt organization.  Our main purposes are to make available the teachings, and support the practice, of the Himalayan Yoga Meditation Tradition, and to serve the needy and disadvantaged. 

We hope you enjoyed this issue of Himalayan Dawn and invite you to join our courses and group meditations.

Please see our website for current offerings, readings, and other information.
Randall Krause
Hym-La Director


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