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Open Ashram Event: Nov 03 – Dec 01, 2021

Start Date : Wed, 03 Nov 2021
End Date : Wed, 01 Dec 2021

Location :

Sri Badrika Ashram

You have been waiting patiently and we have finally done it!

After a long hiatus due to the pandemic, the ashram is open during the above -mentioned dates, albeit with a degree of precaution.
Swamiji will be in the ashram during this time and with his grace, has set aside the following dates exclusively, for initiation and other meetings.


Meetings and Discourse Schedule

MEETING SCHEDULE

Dates

Type

Time

Nov 5th - Nov 8th, 2021

Personal/Group

7:20 - 8:20 pm

Nov 12th - Nov 15th, 2021

Initiation Only

9:30 - 11:15 am

Nov 19th - Nov 22nd, 2021

Personal/Group

7:20 - 8:20 pm

Nov 26th - Nov 29th, 2021

Personal/Group

7:20 - 8:20 pm

 

DISCOURSES SCHEDULE

Dates

Format

Time

Nov 5th - Nov 8th, 2021

Normal

6:15  - 7:00 pm

Nov 12th - Nov 15th, 2021

Q & A

7:15  - 8:00 pm

Nov 19th - Nov 22nd, 2021

Normal

6:30  - 7:00 pm

Nov 26th - Nov 29th, 2021

Normal

6:30  - 7:00 pm 

While you are welcome to book your stay anytime during 3-Nov and 1-Dec, the only meetings or discourses however will be held during the period specified above. Outside of these dates, Swamiji will not be available at all.

Please only book your stay between 12-Nov and 15-Nov if your request for initiation has been approved already. If you are not coming for initiation during this period (12-15 Nov), we will have to cancel your booking as it is strictly for those who are seeking initiation.

We request you to keep your booking limited to three nights so others may also get a chance to visit the ashram.

Meeting Protocols

Initiation
  • Only those, whose initiation request has already been approved will be initiated.
  • Submission of the initiation approval letter at the front office is mandatory for scheduling this meeting.
Personal Meetings
  • Please fill out this form in advance if you are interested in a personal meeting with Swamiji. At least three days before the event, you will be notified via email regarding the outcome of your request. (If you have already filled out the form from the link on os.me, you don't have to do it again.)
  • Earlier approved personal meetings are not valid for this event.
  • Submission of the personal meeting approval letter at the front office is mandatory for scheduling this meeting.

Important Notes  

  1. The numbers visiting the ashram are being restricted to 40 per day. While booking, please look at the calendar for the availability of dates. Please note that system will not allow you to book for more than 3 nights. 

  2. Reimbursement for all those who had booked the event in March & April 2020, will be done in the Ashram itself. Fresh bookings must be done for this event.

  3. Every visitor to the ashram will have to be double vaccinated before their arrival. Please make sure that 14 days have elapsed post your 2nd vaccination, else your booking will be cancelled.  

  4. Please note that while booking for the event, you will be asked to upload the vaccination certificates of the names you have entered in the form. Failure to do so will not let you proceed to the payment gateway.

  5. On receipt of confirmed bookings, if incorrect vaccination certificates have been uploaded, the requisite bookings will be cancelled.

  6. Please make sure your Aarogya Setu App has been updated.

  7. Children below the age of 18 are not being allowed during this time.

  8. Please make sure you are healthy and fit when you come. Our resident doctor will also do an assessment and if found unfit, you may be advised to return.

  9. Please note that there will be no accommodation in the dormitory during this time.

  10. Please follow this link for directions to reach ashram.

You are required to make a donation of Rs 1150 per person for each day of your stay. The donation covers the cost of three meals, evening tea, and basic room accommodation on a sharing basis. The payment once done is non-refundable.

If you would like to donate anything in addition or would like to contribute to Ashram projects, you can do so. It will be greatly appreciated.

 

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