New York, NY (PRWEB) September 20, 2006
The seminar "Harnessing the Power of Yoga Meditation in Health and Healing" is in New York City, October 20-21, 2006, featuring Dr. Anil Singhal (Neurologist), Dr. Achala Singhal (Cardiologist), along with Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati and Nishit Patel.
New York City
Friday, October 20, 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday, October 21, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dr. Anil Singhal
Dr. Achala Singhal
Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati
Seminar Topics Include:
Claiming Your Birthright to Joy: Integrating Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Health; Dr's. Anil and Achala Singhal
Meditation as Medication: The Inner Yoga Psychology of Transforming Emotions; Dr. Anil Singhal
Merging the Three Hearts: Yoga and Meditation Therapy for Healthy Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Hearts; Dr. Achala Singhal
Living with Chronic Disease and Perennial Joy: Dynamic Neurophysiological Reconditioning and Daily Life; Dr's. Anil and Achala Singhal
Putting Theory into Practice through Purposeful Action: Karma Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Diet, and Ayurveda; Yogacharya Nishit Patel
Cultivating the Twin Sisters of Passion and Purity: Nine Suggestions on Health from Swami Rama; Swami Jnaneshvara
Removing the Obstacles to Wholeness: Healthy Mind and the Yoga Sutras; Swami Jnaneshvara
Nishit Patel joyfully sponsors and announces the seminar and workshop "Harnessing the Power of Yoga Meditation in Health and Healing." The key speakers of the seminar are Dr. Anil Singhal (Neurologist) and Achala Singhal (Cardiologist) who have extensive backgrounds in both modern medicine and the ancient healing traditions of India. The program is complemented by presentations by Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati and Nishit Patel. This seminar is an exceptional opportunity to gain insight and experience by bridging these two great traditions of modern medicine and the alternative medical and spiritual traditions of India.
Dr. Anil Singhal is Professor and Head of the Department of Neurosciences and the Department of Mind Body Medicine at the Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun, India, founded by Swami Rama of the Himalayas. He has a special interest and expertise in using the power of the mind and nervous system in helping people improve their physical and emotional health. He credits his expertise to his training and experience in the Himalayan Yoga Tradition using meditative practices. He has been especially instrumental in integrating biofeedback technology with modern medicine.
Dr. Achala Singhal is Professor and Head of the Department of Cardiology and Consultant in the Department of Mind Body Medicine at the Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Dehradun, India, founded by Swami Rama of the Himalayas. She has a special interest in using emotions for treating conditions of the heart. Based on new research in the behavioral sciences, she has integrated her knowledge of modern medicine with the ancient yogic techniques of meditation, breathing practices, and yoga postures. She also conducts a weekly support group called the "Happy Healthy Heart Club".
Nishit Patel is first and foremost a teacher of yoga and meditation, although he has also been a pharmacist (India) and a graduate student in Medical Psychology (USA). He started meditating and studying the ancient texts under the guidance of his father at the age of five, and has been teaching since 1988. From 1995 to 2005 he was the Director of the Himalayan Institute of New York City, and has lectured extensively, including at Cornell University, New York University, and Columbia University. He has dedicated his life to bringing the footprints of the Himalayan masters to every human heart.
Swami Jnaneshvara is a teacher and monk of the tradition of the Himalayan masters and the Shankaracharya order. He was at the Himalayan Institute USA from 1991 to 1994, and at Swami Rama's Ashram in Rishikesh India from 1994 to 2001, where he established an ongoing residential training program at the instruction of Swami Rama. He has a passion for presenting the ancient teaching in as simple of terms as possible, encouraging people to seek the pinnacle of direct experience here and now, in this very lifetime. He sees one of his primary tasks as helping people to find the teacher within.
For more information and registration, please contact:
Space is limited. Please make your reservations by October 10, 2006.
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