Eastern and Western Astrology - Unity in Diversity Day Retreat
Join us for a free retreat day of relaxation, yoga and learning featuring world renowned Vedic Astrologer Dennis Harness, PhD. Tune to a higher vibration by starting your day with a two hour meditative Sivananda Yoga class, followed by a lovely vegan organic and gluten free meal. Meditate under the Cottonwoods on an island in the Verde River, join in the workshop, then integrate the day with a relaxing guided Yoga Nidra practice. Dr. Harness will explain the similarities and differences of Vedic Astrology with modern Western Astrology. Emphasis will be placed on the planetary meanings, lunar mansions (nakshatras) and remedial measures. A discussion of the Planetary Periods (Dashas) and transiting planets will be examined. Come and join us as we explore ancient Jyotisha, the science of light from India and its application to the modern Western world.
Day Schedule: By 8AM Arrival 8-10AM Yoga and Pranayama Class - on the Durga Temple deck (weather permitting) 10-11AM Vegan Organic and Gluten Free Brunch 11-12N Meditation and Sadhana 12N-2PM "Eastern and Western Astrology - Unity in Diversity" Workshop with Dr. Dennis Harness 2:30-4PM Yoga Nidra Class About Dennis - Dennis M. Harness, Ph.D. (Dayananda) is a professional astrologer who holds a doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology. For more than thirty years, Dennis has studied both Eastern and Western techniques of astrology. He teaches workshops on Vedic Astrology and Transpersonal Psychology throughout the world. Dr. Harness is the President Emeritus of the American College of Vedic Astrology in Sedona, Arizona. He is the primary organizer of the Sedona Vedic Astrology Conference which will be held November 21-25, 2019. Dennis is the author of The Nakshatras: The Lunar Mansions of Vedic Astrology, which is published by Lotus Press. He is currently working on a new trilogy titled The Karmic Code. For more information about Dennis - http://dennisharness.com/ And for more information or to register for this year's Sedona Vedic Astrology Conference - https://www.sedonavedicastrology.com/ .