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Bahamas - A Weekend with David Newman

December 19, 2014, 8:00am

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The Bliss of Chant with David Newman December 19th-21st, 2014 Sivananda Bahamas Yoga Retreat Paridise Island, Nassau Bahamas www.sivanandabahamas.org/course/the-bliss-of-chant-december-2014/ Nassau@sivananda.org 866.446.5934

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Jeffrey Armstrong: Bringing Vedic Wisdom to the World | sivanandabahamas.org

Jeffrey Armstrong: Bringing Vedic Wisdom to the World

Please share what you do in 10-15 words: I teach the meanings, methods and meditations of the Vedic library of wisdom around the world in clear English.

Why do you do what you do? There is nothing else one can do on this planet that interests me.

What are you currently fascinated by in your work? The secret of inspiring all human beings to co-operate with Nature and each other.

How did you come to your path? Any aha moments or key teachers? I was born this lifetime to discover why we are here. Many teachers have helped but the most important of them have been from India.

What book(s) are you currently reading? I read the Vedas every day along with Ayurveda, Jyotish, Nirukta (Etymology) and contemporary literature related to the blending of technology with Transcendental knowledge to achieve both global sustainability and personal liberation.

Why do you teach here? I am always impressed by the dedication, co-operation, focus and deep commitment to daily practice that Swami Sivananda and Swami Vishnu Devananda have inspired in their disciples and their broad-minded and universal spirit of interest in all traditions dedicated to universal truth.


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Jeffrey Armstrong is a scholar of the Eastern teachings and has spent the last 40 years studying and practicing Vedanta, Raja yoga, Tantra and Mantra practices, having been initiated into these mysteries by Masters of these traditions. He has degrees in Psychology, Literature, and Comparative Religion. He is a member of the American Council of Vedic Astrology and has been practicing Vedic Astrology for over 40 years. He is the author of The Spiritual Teachings of the Avatar, Karma The Ancient Science of Cause & Effect, The Vedic Astrology Learning Deck, and others. He is feature in the documentary film Planet Yoga.