All World Gayatri Pariwar, Bay Area

a pursuit for understanding Scientific Spirituality

All World Gayatri Pariwar (Bay Area), California, is a branch of Gayatri Pariwar founded by Shriram Sharma Acharya (Gurudev) in Shantikunj, Haridwar, India. Gurudev, a great devotee of Goddess Gayatri had attained the supreme knowledge of the philosophy and science of the Gayatri Mantra, Gayatri Meditation, Yoga & Yagya.

Please join us for following upcoming events

 

 

Sanskar Shala in Milpitas

Sunday, Jan 27th 2019

10:00 AM to 12:15 PM

venue:

Robert Randall Elementary School,

1300 Edsel Dr, Milpitas, CA, 95035

 

Deep Yagya in Sunnyvale

Saturday, Jan 26th 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

venue:

Sunnyvale Hindu Temple,

450 Persion Dr, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Deep Yagya in Fremont

Sunday, Jan 27th 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

venue:

Fremont Hindu Temple,

3676 Delaware Dr, Fremont, CA 94538

Gurudev and Dr. Pranav Pandya

Saint and Spiritual Scientist

Gurudev was a saint & a spiritual scientist who relentlessly worked for welfare and moral upliftment of the masses. He integrated modern science & spirituality and pioneered Scientific Spirituality. This modern and factual concept of Scientific Spirituality got wider acceptance by new generation. He established Bramhavarchas Research Center dedicated to research on Scientific aspects of Spirituality, the religion of future. Major areas of research at this center included Gayatri Mantra, Gayatri Meditation , Yoga, Yagya and its therapeutic applications.

After Gurudev’s Mahasamadhi in 1990, Dr. Pranav Pandya , disciple of Gurudev has been working relentlessly to promote mission of Scientific Spirituality. As the head of Global Gayatri Pariwar he established branches in 80 countries. He did intense research, study in Ayurveda, Indian Scriputres & co-authored many books on scientific spirituality. He is also an editor of Akhand Jyoti magazine and President of Swami Vivekananda Yogvidya Mahapeeth.

What we do at All World Gayatri Pariwar in Bay Area, California?

Under Dr. Pandya’s guidance, we started All World Gayatri Pariwar in Bay Area, California. All the members in our Pariwar have come together to promote scientific spirituality by way of Gayatri mantra japa, Yagyopathy, Meditation, Yoga and Pranayama. At the basic level, these methods help in reducing/ removing stress and increase harmony in a day to day life.

Activities of All World Gayatri Pariwar, Bay Area oriented towards promoting Scientific Spirituality mainly help in psychological, sociological and moral development and ultimate progress. It brightens the intellect together with inculcation of sensitivity towards fellow beings and towards the grace of Nature.

We welcome you to explore activities of All World Gayatri Pariwar in Bay Area, Join us and Donate to take mission of Scientific Spirituality forward.

Sanskar Shala

Upcoming Class: 01-27-2019 Time:10:00AM to 12:15PM

Objective is to share and grow collectively on the path of holistic(physical, mental and spiritual) development of all members of our family. Our philosophy is very simple, that is, each one of us makes our own destiny, the destiny of our family, the destiny of our society and destiny of our world. If we become better, the world will become better.

Our activities at the Sunday school include,

  • First hour and half, divide into 3 separate groups, kids, youth and adults and do respective activities.
  • For Kids and Youth, we have
    • Character building through various activities related to Indian Culture & Spirituality(45 Min)
    • Hindi language (45 Min)
  • Adult classes include
    • Inspiring lectures and literature sharing
    • Learn inspiring mantras and songs
    • Group discussions
    • Kids/youth activity update
    • AWGP news update
  • Last 45 minutes of collective Yoga/playtime (Columbia Neighborhood Center). Don't forget to bring your Yoga Mat !!

Check out Books Pragya Geet covered in Adult syllabus. Kids sysllabus is listed in Kids Brochure Flyer BSS Calendar

Registration - Year 2018/19

This form must be filled out and signed by a perant before your child begins the Sunday classes. Pleasee use one form per child. Please note that the fee for each year is $200 per child. Fees can be paid yearly by check in the name of All World Gayatri Pariwar, USA.

Parent's Information
Address
Child's Medical Conditions:

Books

Book Stalls

Yagya Request

Havan is a workshop to collectively contemplate upon the important aspects of life. It is an art of being, and art of becoming. To get you the best experience out of this event, it is essential that you do the following.

  1. Every day until the day of the event, all family members, sit together and chant 24 Gayatri Mantras(takes about 10 mins). Please feel free to choose any suitable time evening/morning. Check out various recordings of the mantra in http://audio.awgp.org/. Here you click "Search" tab on top, enter "Gayatri Mantra" in the Search field and hit "Search" button next to it. Know more about Gayatri on http://gayatri.awgp.org.
  2. Pick up at-least 1 book of your choice from our bookstall and read it before the event. Or you can check out many on our website http://literature.awgp.org/
  3. Share your thoughts on the book after the program with the invited guests.

Do let us know the book you pick so that we can bring it during event if we have in stock and also we can prepare ourselves on the same.

Things to take care during Havan

  1. Please make sure that fire/smoke alarms are disabled
  2. Please try to have all members of family be ready on time and be seated for program to start.
  3. We expect 100% participation from all, so please ensure that there is no food or other activities in parallel.

We offer following Sanskars:

Punsvan Sanskar (Baby Showers)
The Punsvan Sanskar (Baby Showers) Performed during the period of pregnancy, invoking blessings for Divine protection for his/her bright future. The sanskar is normally performed when the child is in the form of a fetus - three months old in the mother's womb. Know more

Namkaran Sanskar (Naming ceremony)
The ceremony of naming the child - A sacrament for imposing of divinity in a newly-born human child. The Namkaran Sanskar (Naming Ceremony) of the child is normally performed on the tenth day after birth but can be performed within a month or whenever name is given to the child. It is also a sacrament for the imposition of divinity in a newly born child.Know more

Annaprashan Sanskar
Administering food to the child for the first time - Sowing the seed of purity in Annamaya-Kosh of the child. Performed at the age of 6 months or when a child starts eating solid food for the first time.Know more

Mundan (Tonsure ceremony)
The Mundan Sanskar (tonsure ceremony) of children - Eradication of beastly tendencies & sowing seeds. It is performed at the age of 1 and 3 years regardless of gender.Know more

Janmdivas Sanskar (Birth Day Celebration)
A sacrament to contemplate upon the significance of the human life and chalking out plans for future developments and progress. Know more

Monthly Deepyagya

Check out Books Pragya Geet Baby Showers Punsvan Sanskar Naming ceremony Namkaran Sanskar Annaprashan Sanskar Annaprashan Sanskar Tonsure ceremony Mundan Sanskar Birth Day Celebration Janmdivas Sanskar

Sunnyvale Temple

Time: 4:00 – 6:00 pm 

every   4th Saturday of the Month 


Details:

Kids Mantra chanting,

Prayer-song,

Sanskars and Deep Yagya.


Place: Sunnyvale Hindu Temple, 450 Persion Dr, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Fremont Temple

Time: 11:00 AM – 01:00 PM

every  4th Sunday of the Month

 

Details:

Sanskars,

Pragya Geet, Deep Yagya

and Gyan Yagya

Place: 3676 Delaware Dr, Fremont, CA 94538

Gurudev

Patron Founder

A sage, a visionary and a reformer, the Acharya initiated Yug Nirman Yojna - a movement for mass transformation. He lived a disciplined life of devout austerity, visited Himalayas several times and attained spiritual eminence.

It is time that we awaken, change our attitude and expand our sensitivities to the changing times by transforming our thoughts. Thought provoking - life transforming literature has been the basis of this mission initiated for transformation of era.

Know More

Contact us

All World Gayatri Pariwar
    Bay Area, California, USA

408-807-5643, 408-244-3960

awgp.us.contacts@gmail.com

www.awgp.org

Other Centers of All World Gayatri Pariwar in USA

We also have centres in Los Angeles , New Jersey , Washington DC , Chicago and Texas . Please click on respective links to check Gayatri Pariwar activities or events held outside Bay Area.