Keep it Simple: A Meditation Retreat Day with Yogacharya Ellen Grace O’Brian

August 3, 2024 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Awakening Meditation Center
1310 Van Beurden Drive
Suite 102

In the heart is a well
filled with the sound of silence.
Drink from it.
One taste changes everything!

–Yogacharya O’Brian


Awakening Meditation Center Presents….
Keep it Simple: A Meditation Retreat Day
with Yogacharya Ellen Grace O’Brian
Saturday, August 3, 2024
10 am – 3 pm
Cost: $25 registration fee (lunch included)
Donations accepted at the retreat

Why do so many people meditate, or want to start a practice?
The answer is simple. It’s because meditation can help us find what we are looking for.
Whether it is spiritual connection, a greater sense of well-being, inner peace, or
prosperity, this time- tested tool opens the way. Regardless of why we do it, or even how
good we are at it, positive results are at hand.

Experience a time-tested method for superconscious meditation and learn how to:
Meditate with grace and ease
 Benefit from a steady practice
 Set the right expectations for success
 Make the necessary adjustments to stay on track with your meditation


Yogacharya Ellen Grace O’Brian, spiritual director of Center for Spiritual
Enlightenment—a Kriya Yoga Meditation Center with headquarters in San Jose,
California—is a meditation teacher, poet, and writer who has been teaching Kriya Yoga
for over 40 years. Ordained in 1982 by Roy Eugene Davis, a direct disciple of
Paramahansa Yogananda, Yogacharya O Brian’s message is “engaged enlightenment,”
an invitation to live an awakened, creatively inspired, and fulfilled life.

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