Welcome to Berdhanya Teaching Centre
The Berdhanya Teaching Center in Ottawa facilitates a variety of self-cultivation programs to enhance the understanding of your natural self. Our courses, workshops and natural wellness services are facilitated by experienced teachers on Berdhanya Teachings and other community experts.
36 Simcoe Street (off Lees avenue) Ottawa, Ontario K1S 1At
Telephone: (613) 795-8213
Learn more about our winter program schedule below, or stay in touch by joining our newsletter.
Winter Programs 2020
Practical Awakening: A 6-week course to support and stabilize your spiritual awakening
In this inspiring 6-week course in self-transformation, explore a simple daily meditation practice, and an intro to principles of ayurveda, mysticism and self-realization.
Dates: January 9 – Feb 13 from 7-8:30 PM
Facilitator: Anamda Sly
Meditation and Satsang with Berdhanya in Ottawa
Berdhanya seekers from all walks of life to participate in one hour of meditation and satsang (public discourse on the nature of truth) in Ottawa. This informal and charming gathering offers both a social and intimate opportunity for self-inquiry, inner balance, relaxation and inner commitment.
Dates: Tuesday evenings from 6- 7 pm
Cost: $15, includes tea
Learn more here
Vibrant Living with Ayurveda: A Practical 6-Month Exploration into the Science of Self-Healing
In this series, explore the principles of natural health from Ayurveda, the sister science of yoga. Explore your unique mind-body type, upgrade your cooking using food as medicine, and connect to your body’s inner wisdom (or intuition) through guided meditations.
Dates: Thursday evenings, once a month starting January 9 at 7 pm
Cost: $285 (6 classes) or $50 drop-in (1.5 hour session)
Learn more here or contact Briya
Disruptive art ® – mindful art class
The disruptive art ® mindful art process is based on scientific research which indicates that introducing mindful breathing, visualization and art into your life promotes the balance on both sides of your brain, an increase in mental agility, creativity and a relaxed sense of being. Flow into a relaxed sense of being and let your stress melt away while Radha guides you through a disruptive art ® creative class that is fun, exciting, and always different.
Small groups (8-10 participants). Age 13 and up. No experience necessary.
Tuesday, Jan 28 from 3 – 5 pm
Wednesday, Jan 29 from 6 – 8 pm
Cost: $35/class All materials included. Tea served at break.
About Dr. Radha (Kim) Hendi
Radha is an expert in communications and stakeholder engagement, who has facilitated individual and group disruptive art® sessions for government, corporate and social audiences in Canada and internationally. Radha holds a Doctorate in Political Science and a Master’s in International Affairs. She developed the innovative disruptive art® process which combines mindfulness, art and guided creative interventions, building on her background and knowledge in yoga, the arts, coaching and scientific research.
Registration: To reserve your spot and register, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn more: www.disruptiveart.ca
Heart Sounds 55+ Yoga Fit Classes
A gentle yet energizing hatha yoga class combining yoga poses, breathing techniques and meditation for those 55 years and older to support increased flexibility, coordination, strength and balance in the body, and a calm and focused mind.
Dates: January 8 – 29 (series of 4 classes)
Time: 10-11 AM
To register: Contact Anamda at email@example.com or 613-228-9235.
Facilitator: Anamda Sly is an experienced holistic health practitioner and yoga/meditation instructor who is passionate about bringing heart centred yoga to seniors.
Ayurveda Open House
Join us as our guest for this fun and educational evening to learn, interact and experience Ayurveda, a natural science of self-healing.
Date: Wednesday, March 23 from 6 – 8 pm
Cost: Free Event. RSVPs are recommended to firstname.lastname@example.org
Hosted by: Briya Freeman and Sebastian Peralta (Viveda Ottawa)
2020 Visions: Open House Kirtan with the Bhakti Connection
Date: Saturday, January 11 at 3:30 pm
Hosted by: The Bhakti Connection
To RSVP: email@example.com
Learn more: http://bhakticonnection.ca