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Greetings from the Board

The Dharma Sara Board (Lakshmi, Chandra, Jules and Divakar) with the support of the Panchayat (Sharada, Kalpana, Sri Nivas, Laskhmi, Chandra and Divakar) want to thank Shankar for his significant contribution as Centre Director over the past 4 years. The Centre during that time has played a most important role in the lives of many […]


Founding Member Feature: Chandra

I met Babaji in 1974, in the attic room of Spruce Street House in Vancouver where so many of us assembled. As soon as I entered the room and saw him I knew that life would never be the same – it felt like stepping into another realm of existence. I felt very warm and […]


Shankar’s March update

Greetings: As a misty early morning rain falls in the Blackburn valley, there’s a quiet hum of activity around the Centre. All the full-season staff are now here setting up for the early programs. There are new faces and new roles, and a strong sense of purpose. Jack Teng and Emily Adam are managing the […]


Founding Member Feature: Janaki Polden

Yoga on the Road In London, while working as a nurse, I started taking yoga classes in 1973 with my boyfriend Rod. In the spring, we set out ‘across the pond’ on our travels – the World Tour. Lots of people our age were ‘on the road’ to India, N. America, South-East Asia, Australia, Mexico, […]


Founding Member Feature: Sri Nivas

I first met Babaji in 1974 at the ‘Spruce Street House’ in Vancouver where a number of Babaji’s students were living. Ma Renu, the woman who had sponsored Babaji to come to North America, had brought him to Vancouver and dropped him off as she was going to visit friends on Salt Spring Island. I […]


Dharma Sara Satsang Society AGM

Notice of Annual General Meeting Saturday, June 16, 2012 time tba at the Salt Spring Centre of Yoga Election of the Board There will be an election to fill the positions of President, Treasurer, and four other Board members. Nominations for these positions should be emailed to Shankar at the Centre or Divakar in Vancouver, […]