Online Sivaratri: All Night Vigil
with Swami Vashistananda, Swami Jnaneswariananda, Swami Dharmananda, Swami Sivasankariananda, Hamsa Chaitanya and Radha Chaitanya
March 11, 2021
Celebrate this auspicious festival, the Great Night of Lord Siva, with inspired chanting, puja, and meditation on Lord Siva.
Devotees offer sincere worship of Lord Siva, the Lord of Cosmic Transformation and Dance. Keep vigil all night. Chant kirtan until sunrise.
Be uplifted and obtain countless blessings. All night vigil, chanting, and celebration of Pure Consciousness in the form of Lord Siva. A once a year opportunity not to be missed! There will be 3 special Puja ceremonies. We will conclude by 4am with a feast.
- 7pm 1st Siva Puja Ceremony
- 9pm 2nd Siva Puja Ceremony
- 11:30pm 3rd Siva Puja Ceremony
- Chanting through the night
Swami Vashistananda comes from the Namboodri lineage in Southern India, Kerala and has been a long-time teacher of bhakti and vedanta in the Sivananda organization ever since. He has been at the Yoga farm since October 2014 and does ceremonies at all the ashram temples and shrines. Swamiji…
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Swami Jnaneswariananda joined the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers in 1995 and has been director of centers and ashrams in Canada and Italy. She teaches Hatha Yoga, Meditation, Anatomy, and Vedanta at Teacher Training Courses in North America, Italy and India. Swami Jnaneswariananda took vows of Sannyas in 2001.…
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Swami Dharmananda is assistant director of the Yoga Farm and is in charge of the Karma Yoga program. He is a faculty of the Sivananda Institute of Health (SIHY) and is one of the main teachers of Yoga Philosophy and Meditation at the Ashram. He took sannyas vows…
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Swami Sivasankariananda, director of the Los Angeles Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center, served as director of the San Francisco Center from February of 2015 to September 2019. She returns to LA where she lived for 20+ years. She completed her TTC at the Yoga Farm in 1997 and ATTC there…
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Hamsa Chaitanya is a senior staff teacher at the Yoga Farm, taking TTC in 2010 and Advanced TTC in 2014. Hamsa Chaitanya took Brahmacharya vows in 2014. She graduated from the the Sivananda Yoga Health Educator Training in 2019 and is a Certified Yoga Therapist specializing in Stress…
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