Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What days will classes be held?
A: Saturday night meditations only. You will be notified of any additional upcoming events.
Q: How many guests are allowed to attend per session?
A: 40 guests per session, first come, first served.
Q: Can I meet with Swamiji or touch His feet?
A: Not at this time. For now, we are practicing safe distancing for Swamiji.
Q: What is the entry fee?
A: The entry fee is $20 to be paid in advance. All staff will be paying also in support of Swamiji and His life-giving mission.
Q: Can I donate?
A: Yes, of course. There will be a place when you order your ticket to make an additional donation (whether you can attend or not). Cash and check donations can also be offered at the door. Checks should be made out to “Swami Jyotirmayananda.” On the "MEMO" line, please write "GIFT".
Q: Will I be able to buy books or magazines?
A: Yes. A limited selection will be available. We will be better equipped as time goes on.
Q: Will Swamiji conduct the meditation?
A: Swamiji will not conduct the meditation in person. A previously recorded meditation will be played in the Satsanga Hall.
Q: Can I offer flowers for meditation?
A: Yes, you can bring flowers (preferably unscented). Your flowers can be offered on the table in front of Swamiji's podium when you enter.
Q: Will there be kumkum Blessings and/or Prasad?
A: No kumkum. A light prasad will be available after Satsang as you leave.
Q: What days can I visit the Ashram?
A: Only on the days of organized events, such as Meditation and Pranayama classes.
Q: Will the Ashram be open for festivities?
A: If all goes well and with your cooperation, we hope to expand this to monthly festivities in a similar format.