Toronto's Hare Krishna Temple

Toronto's Hare Krishna Centre (ISKCON Toronto), has always been the hub of a rich, vibrant and enthusiastic community. Whether it be grand festivals, programs at local universities and yoga studios, philosophical discussions, cooking sessions, or singing and dancing on the streets, there are events taking place for everyone's interest.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Vaisnava Etiquette Seminar - March 28 to April 1

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Toronto's Hare Krishna Centre is very excited to announce that registrations have officially opened for the Vaisnava Etiquette Course, which will be facilitated by HH Bhakti Brhat Bhagavat Swami from March 28th to April 1st, 2012. HH Bhakti Brhat Bhagavat Swami is known throughout our Toronto community for having taught incredible courses on Bhagavad-Gita, Yoga Ladder, Nectar of Devotion, Nectar of Instruction and more!

Dates and Timings:
- Wednesday, March 28th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
- Thursay, March 29th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
- Friday, March, 30th - 6:30pm to 9:30pm
- Saturday, March 31st - 10:00am to 3:00pm
- Sunday, April 1st - 10:00am to 3:00pm

To officially register for the seminar, please click here. Registrations are mandatory!

The Course:
The 'Bhakti-Sadacara (Krishna Conscious Behaviour) Course primarily deals with the process of 'self-revealing' followed by 'self-healing' in Krishna consciousness. The course uses multiple mediums for teaching:
- Class Interactivity
- PowerPoint
- Dramas
- Group Work
- Debates
- Q&A

Topics covered will include:
- Foundation of Bhakti-sadacara
- Breaking a Lesser Rule for a Higher Rule
- Qualities of a Devotee
- Decorations and Dress of a Vaisnava; Imitation and Following
- Vaisnava Aparadha and Forgiveness
- Offering and Accepting Correction
- Honouring and Serving Prasadam
- Association with Materialists and Non-Devotees
- Devotee's Attitudes
- Association with Different Levels of Devotees
- Devotional Friendship and Mentorship; Follow-up

We promise that this will be an incredible experience that you will never forget! The course will take place during weekday evenings and weekends during the day. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Stay tuned for more information! Hare Krsna!