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Yoga Diwali India Retreat 2018

Mount Madonna Center & Sri Ram Ashram invite you to join us as we practice Yoga and celebrate the light of India amid the joy of Sri Ram Ashram. Oct 29 – Nov 10, 2018 JOIN US where the Ganges River meets the Himalayas of Northern India. Experience the country’s most joyful festival season while […]


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Shiva Ratri – Night of Shiva

ŚHIVA RĀTRI – Night of Śhiva Bābājī tells us the aim of Śhiva Rātri is dispassion. Through dispassion, the many-coloured veils we perceive our world through, begin to fall away and then comes the dawning of “real” knowledge. By fasting, kīrtan, prayers and the yajña ceremonies, we focus our concentration and devotion towards that aim. Through […]


Yoga Diwali India

In celebrating the connection among the centres begun by Babaji – Mount Madonna Center, the Salt Spring Centre of Yoga, and Sri Ram Ashram – we are delighted to share an invitation to join Mount Madonna Center for Yoga Diwali India, from October 10-22, 2017 – a perfect time to experience India.


Shivaratri 2017

Shivaratri 2017 Saturday February 25 – Sunday February 26, Lingam ceremony begins Saturday, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm. Evening celebration begins Saturday, 6:30 pm – Sunday, 7:00 am Join us at the Centre for an all-night vigil of chanting and prayer. Shivaratri is an opportunity to affirm your deepest sense of presence. Your deepest sense of […]


Shiva Ratri 2016

Shiva Ratri 2016 Monday, March 7 – Tuesday, March 8, Lingam ceremony begins Monday, 8:30 am – 12:00 pm. Evening celebration begins Monday, 6:30 pm – Tuesday, 7:00 am Join us at the Centre for an all-night vigil of chanting and prayer. Shiva Ratri is an opportunity to affirm your deepest sense of presence. Your […]


Shiva Ratri 2014

Thursday February 27, 2014 Join us at the Centre for Shiva Ratri, an all-night vigil of chanting and prayer. Shiva Ratri is an opportunity to affirm your deepest sense of presence. Your deepest sense of authenticity. It is an opportunity to step into your heartiest sense of peace, creativity and warmheartedness towards all of creation. […]


A Special Celebration – Babaji’s 90th Birthday

The Hanuman Fellowship invites you to join with us in honoring Babaji’s life and works in his 90th year
 during 
The Upasana Retreat at
 Mount Madonna Center May 23 – 27th, 2013 
In the spirit of “reunion”, we are celebrating Babaji’s 90th birthday and the many projects he has inspired in the US, Canada and […]


Shiva Ratri 2013

Sunday, March 10, 2013 Join us at the Centre for Shiva Ratri, an all-night vigil of chanting and prayer. The day begins in the morning with the making of 1008 clay lingams, representing sahasrara chakra, the lotus of a thousand petals. The evening celebration will begin at sundown (6:30 pm) with arati, followed by kirtan […]


The Work Returns

The Work Returns to the Salt Spring Centre April 13-15, 2012 After practicing meditation and yoga for decades, I am still amazed at the multitude of thoughts that arise in my mind, and at how disruptive they can be when they remain unquestioned. I was drawn to attend Caitlin and Kim’s workshop after reading Stephen […]


Shiva Ratri 2012

Join us at the Centre on February 19-20, 2012 for Shiva Ratri, an all-night vigil of chanting and prayer. The celebration begins in the morning with the making of 1008 clay lingams, representing sahasrara chakra, the lotus of a thousand petals. An all-night ritual begins at 7pm and is our collective sadhana and offering. In […]


100th & 30th Anniversary Open House

Salt Spring Centre of Yoga Open House Yoga Classes, Farm Tours, Local History Presentations and Refreshments Sunday, September 4th, 2011, 12-3pm FREE This year marks the 100th anniversary of the historic Blackburn residence, the main house of the Salt Spring Centre of Yoga as well as the 30th anniversary of the Centre’s purchase of  this […]



Satsang and Kirtan

Satsang Satsang is a Sanskrit term meaning “union of truth”. Every Sunday we gather to sing, chant, meditate, and hear spiritual readings in the company of fellow seekers of the Truth. Join us every Sunday at 3:30pm in the Satsang Room. Kirtan Kirtan is a part of the Hindu tradition of singing the praises of […]


Community Dinner

The Centre hosts a community dinner at 5:30pm on the first Sunday of each month following satsang*. A simple and delicious meal is prepared by our karma yogis. All are welcome. Suggested donation is $5-$10. *Community dinners do not take place during the summer months. If in doubt, give us a call to confirm – […]