Courses

Graduate Programs

 
Art of Silence Course

Course Description

Each Art of Silence course is an invitation to dive deep into the Self and enjoy a perfect vacation for mind, body and spirit. Doing the Art of Silence course in the presence of Sri Sri is rare and is even more special than a regular Art of Silence course.

Accommodations for Individuals - 3 options

1. Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Shared accommodation in the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being is available on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis, in limited numbers. It is offered to those individuals registering for the Art of Silence, Guru Puja 1, Guru Puja 2, Blessings, Sri Sri Yoga 2 courses only.

To register for accommodation in the "International Center for Meditation and Well-Being" premises, please make sure to select an appropriate option while registering for the course (Art of Silence/ Guru Puja 1/ Guru Puja 2/ Sri Sri Yoga 2 individuals only).

Note: Individuals – Men and Women (Registered for the AOS, GP1, GP2, Blessings, SSY2 Courses) will be housed separately.
Families with children are requested to reserve their accommodation outside the International Center premises. Please check here for the list of recommended hotels.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

Art of living course/Yesplus course

YES+ Art of Silence Course

Course Description

Each Art of Silence course is an invitation to dive deep into the Self and enjoy a perfect vacation for mind, body and spirit. Doing the Art of Silence course in the presence of Sri Sri is rare and is even more special than a regular Art of Silence course.

Accommodations for Individuals - 3 options

1.Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2.Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3.Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

Art of Living course / YES+ Course

 

Blessings Course

Course Description

The Blessings Course offers an experience of abundance, contentment and fulfillment through very deep meditation processes. These qualities are natural to all of us, and the course brings them to the forefront of our experience. Being able to bless another is a complete expression of caring, of being available to serve and of bringing peace and harmony to those who seek your help.
The blessings that you offer can change a person's life. Many people have reported miraculous experiences. Come do the Blessings Course and you'll experience the best gift you have ever received.

Accommodations for Individuals - 3 options

1. Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Shared accommodation in the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being is available on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis, in limited numbers. It is offered to those individuals registering for the Art of Silence, Guru Puja 1, Guru Puja 2, Blessings, Sri Sri Yoga 2 courses only.

To register for accommodation in the "International Center for Meditation and Well-Being" premises, please make sure to select an appropriate option while registering for the course (Art of Silence/ Guru Puja 1/ Guru Puja 2/ Blessings/ Sri Sri Yoga 2 individuals only).

Note: Individuals – Men and Women (Registered for the AOS, GP1, GP2, Blessings, SSY2 Courses) will be housed separately.
Families with children are requested to reserve their accommodation outside the International Center premises. Please check here for the list of recommended hotels.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 30th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

2 Art of Silence courses

 

Sri Sri Yoga 2

Course Description

Sri Sri Yoga 2 is a celebration of the diversity in Yoga in a thorough and joyful manner. We combine yoga essentials- breathing techniques, stretching and postures, meditation and relaxation, and yogic knowledge. By incorporating all these beautiful facets of yoga we are able to look deep beyond the level of the physical body and really sharpen our sensitivity and awareness of subtler levels of existence. Practice of Sri Sri Yoga cultivates a more healthy and happy lifestyle.

Accommodations for Individuals - 3 options

1.Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2.Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3.Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Shared accommodation in the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being is available on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis, in limited numbers. It is offered to those individuals registering for the Art of Silence, Guru Puja 1, Guru Puja 2, Blessings, Sri Sri Yoga 2 courses only.

To register for accommodation in the "International Center for Meditation and Well-Being" premises, please make sure to select an appropriate option while registering for the course (Art of Silence/ Guru Puja 1/ Guru Puja 2/ Blessings/ Sri Sri Yoga 2 individuals only).

Note: Individuals – Men and Women (Registered for the AOS, GP1, GP2, Blessings, SSY2 Courses) will be housed separately.
Families with children are requested to reserve their accommodation outside the International Center premises. Please check here for the list of recommended hotels.

Accomodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

Sri Sri Yoga1 and Art of Living Course/Yesplus course

 

Training Programs

Guru Puja Phase I

Course Description

Guru Puja is a ceremony that honors the lineage of spiritual masters, and all the ancient rishis, seers, and sages who have brought and preserved the knowledge of the self. The Guru Puja Phase 1 course focuses on the pronunciation and chanting of the Guru Puja, it's meaning, and an exploration of the lineage.

Accomodations for Individuals - 3 options

1. Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Shared accommodation in the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being is available on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis, in limited numbers. It is offered to those individuals registering for the Art of Silence, Guru Puja 1, Guru Puja 2, Blessings, Sri Sri Yoga 2 courses only.

To register for accommodation in the "International Center for Meditation and Well-Being" premises, please make sure to select an appropriate option while registering for the course (Art of Silence/ Guru Puja 1/ Guru Puja 2/ Blessings/ Sri Sri Yoga 2 individuals only).

Note: Individuals – Men and Women (Registered for the AOS, GP1, GP2, Blessings, SSY2 Courses) will be housed separately.
Families with children are requested to reserve their accommodation outside the International Center premises. Please check here for the list of recommended hotels.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

Art of living course and 4 Art of Silence courses

OR Art of living course and 3 Art of Silence and DSN

OR Art of living course and 3 Art of Silence and TTC1

 

Guru Puja Phase II

Course Description

The Guru Puja Phase 2 course focuses on how to prepare for puja, the invocation and actual performance of the puja, and the subtleties behind the steps we perform.

Accommodations for Individuals - 3 options

1. Shared accommodation (4 per room) at the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being. It is limited and available on a FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE basis.
2. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
3. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Shared accommodation in the International Center for Meditation and Well-Being is available on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE basis, in limited numbers. It is offered to those individuals registering for the Art of Silence, Guru Puja 1, Guru Puja 2, Blessings, Sri Sri Yoga 2 courses only.

To register for accommodation in the "International Center for Meditation and Well-Being" premises, please make sure to select an appropriate option while registering for the course (Art of Silence/ Guru Puja 1/ Guru Puja 2/ Blessings/ Sri Sri Yoga 2 individuals only).

Note: Individuals – Men and Women (Registered for the AOS, GP1, GP2, Blessings, SSY2 Courses) will be housed separately.
Families with children are requested to reserve their accommodation outside the International Center premises. Please check here for the list of recommended hotels.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room or 6 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 30th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

Guru Puja 1

 


Hurry – Seats are limited.

Introductory Programs

Art of Meditation Course

Course Description

Art of Meditation is a graceful and effortless meditation. The experience of meditation can take us beyond the usual mental stress and emotional agitation to a calm, centered place.

Art of silence course participants can take the Art of Meditation course.
 

Date:

June 30th - July 02nd.

Prerequisites:

None

Note: People who are attending the Art Of Silence Course for the first time may not additionally register for Art Of Meditation Course. Registration for Art Of Meditation Course is for individuals who have done the Art Of Silence Course prior to attending any of the GP2012 Courses.

 

Please note that meals are not part of the course fee for Art of Meditation course participants. Please check with the Hospitality desk to purchase wrist-bands for meals.

Art Of Living course (ages 18+)

Course Description

Art Of Living offers simple breathing exercises for immediate stress-relief, increasing productivity and obtaining the focus to do what's most important.

Date:

June 29th - July 02nd.

Prerequisites:

None

Contact: gabriella@iahv.org

 

Youth Programs

Art Excel course (ages 8-13 years)

Course Description

Presented in a practical and fun framework that appeals to youth of all ethnic, racial and religious backgrounds, ART Excel offers an enlightening approach that awakens youth to their deepest potential and life's higher values.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

None

 

Course Venue:

Watauga High School
300 Go Pioneers Dr
Boone NC 28607

The Course venue for Art Excel and Art Angels is same as the designated parking lot. For Art Excel and Art Angels participants, breakfast will be provided. However, we encourage those staying with children at the Fairfield and Comfort Inn to have breakfast at their hotels.

YES! Course (Ages 14 - 17)

Course Description

YES! for ages between 14 to 18 is an innovative and dynamic program that nurtures the qualities of creativity, compassion, leadership and friendliness in today's youth, so that they can share themselves with the world to create a better future.

Accomodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

None

 

Art Angels (Ages 4 - 7)

Course Description

All children have gifts and talents that help create a better world.The Angels course helps your child leap forward into life with confidence, strength, and courage. Through stories, games, crafts and play the children are introduced to the idea that they are unique, beautiful, and special. They become aware of the value of supporting themselves and others to help create a harmonious society. The Angels course gives your child the foundation they need to grow and flourish in life.

Accommodations for Families - 2 options

1. Accommodation in a recommended hotel room. (4 per room). Please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation. Click here
2. Participants can make their own accommodation arrangements elsewhere.

Date:

June 28th - July 03rd.

Prerequisites:

None

 

Course Venue:

Watauga High school
300 Go Pioneers Dr
Boone NC 28607

The Course venue for Art Excel and Art Angels is same as the designated parking lot. For Art Excel and Art Angels participants, breakfast will be provided. However, we encourage those staying with children at the Fairfield and Comfort Inn to have breakfast at their hotels.