Boston ( USA ): The Boston BK Family had the fortune of celebrating and inaugurating the newly renovated and expanded center in Watertown, Massachusetts, in the gracious presence of BK Sister Mohini, Regional Co-ordinator of the Brahma Kumaris in the Americas. Rajayogi BK Sister Mohini, along with BK Kala, Director of Peace Village Retreat Center… Read More »
Milpitas, California ( USA ): The Brahma Kumaris Silicon Valley, in Milpitas, celebrated Diwali with more than 400 people participating. Highlights of the event were a talk by BK Kusum on “Invoking Goddess Laxmi by Lighting the Diya (Lamp) Within,” Cultural Performances, a Skit “Swarg Mein Ek Seat Khali Hai” (Vacancy for “One” seat in… Read More »
Miami, Florida ( USA ): The Brahma Kumaris Miami center hosted a workshop in Spanish on El silencio: el lenguaje del alma (Silence: the Language of the Soul), facilitated by BK Rosa. A lovely group of 13 people participated and were guided into inner silence through a series of meditations, reflection exercises, and short talks.
New York ( USA ): “Celebrating Our Immortality,” a weekend retreat, was held at Peace Village Retreat Center, New York state. Facilitators were BK Chirya, BK Tammy Hinkel and family, BK Cicely Greaves and BK Mary Beth Richelo. Special music was provided throughout by Ed Nizalowski, playing meditative flute music and popular tunes on the… Read More »
New York ( USA ): Peace Village Learning and Retreat Center held the first Love and Forgiveness Retreat in Spanish (Amar y Perdonar) from October 11 to 13. Amidst the natural beauty of Peace Village and the glorious fall weather, 42 participants enjoyed the enriching spiritual knowledge, thought-provoking activities, relaxing walks and enlightening meditations, as… Read More »
Miami, Florida ( USA ): Meditation teachers from the Speakers Bureau of the Brahma Kumaris Miami, Florida, have been facilitating workplace meditations at the Miami port corporate office of the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. for more than five years. The corporate office wellness team believes that such meditation sessions provide their employees with a refreshing… Read More »
Tampa, Florida ( USA ): The Brahma Kumaris were invited to guide a session of Meditation Mondays at the University of Tampa. BK Sister Karen, Rajayoga Teacher from Florida, gave a class to about 30 students on the soul and guided them into an experience of deep peace.
Miami, Florida ( USA ): The first session of a new initiative in a Women’s series started off beautifully with 17 souls. The topic was the “Search for True Beauty,” facilitated by BK Marianne and BK Merce. The purpose was to provide a safe space and sense of community and intimacy to discuss relevant, poignant… Read More »
Certificate of Appreciation to Brahma Kumaris from Mayor of Elk Grove and Representative of California State Assemblyman
Sacramento, California ( USA ): BK Sister Vedanti and BK Sister Deepti traveled to Sacramento, where the Brahma Kumaris “Pause for Peace” initiative was introduced to a large gathering of members and leaders of Sacramento’s spiritual, interfaith, and inter-culture communities. The event was held at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Sacramento and lovingly coordinated, planned… Read More »
Owego, New York ( USA ): BK Chirya from Peace Village, New York was invited to speak from the stage area twice introducing Peace Village and giving a meditation commentary – ‘Om shanti, I AM peace, I AM light, I AM love …etc..” as people quietly walked onto the peace symbol. It was an exceptional program… Read More »