MIND BODY WELLNESS – Integrating Medical Science and Spirituality


May 25, 2024    
3:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Shalala Student Center
1330 Miller Drive, Miami, Florida, 33146

Event Type

Explore the Connection Between Body, Mind, and Spirit: Free Kriya Yoga Symposium

The Kriya Yoga International Organization and the University of Miami proudly present a free symposium in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Paramahamsa Hariharananda bringing Kriya Yoga teachings to the West. This event offers a unique opportunity to delve into the profound connection between body, mind, science, and spiritual practice.

Renowned Speakers:

  • Paramahamsa Prajnanananda: The current spiritual leader of Kriya Yoga International, Paramahamsa Prajnanananda is a prolific author, scholar, and bridge between Eastern and Western cultures. His 20-minute talk will explore the practical application of Kriya Yoga and its impact on well-being.
  • Dr. Lee, Ph.D.: A leading figure in public health, Dr. Lee will discuss the growing body of scientific evidence supporting the benefits of mind-body practices like meditation and yoga for managing chronic conditions and stress.
  • Dr. Anisha Durve, D.O.M., A.D.: Dr. Durve, a seasoned acupuncturist and educator, will shed light on the power of integrative medicine and how ancient practices like acupuncture can contribute to holistic well-being.

A Holistic Approach to Health:

Each speaker will present a 20-minute talk followed by a Q&A session, offering valuable insights into:

  • The Interconnectedness of Body and Mind: Discover how your physical and mental well-being influence each other.
  • Science Meets Spirituality: Explore the growing scientific validation of traditional practices for enhancing health.
  • The Power of Practice: Learn how Kriya Yoga, meditation, and other techniques can positively impact your life.

More than just talks:

  • Opening Musical Performance: Set the tone for the symposium with a calming and uplifting musical prelude.
  • Healthy Refreshments: Enjoy complimentary healthy snacks before the event.
  • Kriya Yoga Bookstore: Browse a selection of books and resources to deepen your understanding of Kriya Yoga and related topics.

This free symposium is open to all! Whether you’re a seasoned practitioner, a curious newcomer, or simply seeking to learn more about integrative approaches to well-being, this event offers valuable insights and a welcoming community.

Join us for an enriching experience as we explore the profound connection between body, mind, and spirit.

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