Classes

Intimate small groups classes, weekend workshops and cutomized personal retreats. In you have a group that is interested is classes and you are willing to orginize/host please contact colin. A typical weekend includes an introductory puja and satsang, as well as a combination of classes and puja events.

Small Groups

Honoring Ganesha

Learn simple ways to self-empowerment through connecting with this ancient energy that has been worshiped in many cultures.

The How & Why of Puja

Understanding the reasons for and mechanics of classical ritual.

The Art of Energetic Placement & Mantra Meditations

Installing divine energies into key points of the body raising its vibration and maximizing the benefits of mantra meditation.

Learn Sri Suktam

The Sri Suktam is a melodious hymn that attracts the golden light of prosperity and helps set energetic pathways in us to receive greater abundance. It describes the glory and compassion of the nourishing aspect of the Divine Mother know as Lakshmi. This beautiful hymn invites Lakshmi into our hearts and our lives, chanting it surrounds us with light and eliminates material and spiritual poverty. In addition to learning how to chant it, we will explore literal, spiritual and tantric interpretation of the meaning of this text that is at the heart of Goddess worship.

Weekend Workshops

Typicaly a weekend workshop schedule consist of a puja and satsang, open to all on Friday evening. The days are filled with classes and in depth meditations and the evening usually includes a large scale ritual event. If space and weather permits a fire ritual or homam will be included.

Friday Evening

Introductory Satsang and Lakshmi Puja

A ritual for cultivating abundance and an informal talk with Colin about the practicle aspects of classical Tantra.

Saturday

Honoring Ganesha

Learn simple ways to self-empowerment through connecting with this ancient energy that has been worshiped in many cultures.

The How & Why of Puja

Understanding the reasons for and mechanics of classical ritual.

The Art of Energetic Placement & Mantra Meditations

Installing divine energies into key points of the body raising its vibration and maximizing the benefits of mantra meditation.

Shiva & Shakti Puja

During this facilitated puja we will energize, balance, and honor the male and female energies in us all.

Sunday

Yoga Nidra

During this led session we will circulate awareness through the body creating an increased state of receptivity, gently activate kundalini and access the chakras for deep healing.

Maha Mritunjaya Mantra Healing Circle

As a group we will create an energetic mandala and practice the most powerful mantra from the vedas for healing, both our self and loved ones.

Homam

Fire Ritual for empowerment, abundance, and healing–Ganapati, Lakshmi, and Shiva. Please bring 2-4 pieces of fresh fruit and a bouquet of flowers (gathered or bought) as offerings, as well as your spiritual items to be blessed at the ceremony. Participants will have an opportunity to offer bundles of sacred offerings into the fire.

Personal Retreat


"What we interpret as Death is actually Cosmic Awareness, and what we interpret as Life is Cosmic Death. These are the functions of the two creators, Shiva and Shakti. They are co-creators, possessing equal potency and equal powers. That is the Shiva-Shakti identity."
~ Sri Amritananda Natha Saraswati


Advanced Puja Series

Advanced Pujas available in series.

Personal Retreats

Portland, OR retreats

India Retreats

Personal Pujas and Sri Vidya course at Devipuram Temple, India