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FREE MOVIE - AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda

  • Salida SteamPlant Event Center 220 West Sackett Ave Salida, CO, 81201 United States (map)

Happy Birthday Yogananda!

Come and celebrate Yogananda's birthday with us on Tuesday, January 5th, 2016, at the SteamPlant Event Center Theater. The birthday celebration will take place in the Paquette Gallery from 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. followed by the movie.

This movie is FREE and Open to the Public. Donations are welcome and go to benefit the scholarship program for the Salida Sangha and the Salida Creative District. Reserve your tickets by going to - Space is limited.

About the Movie

AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda is an unconventional biography about the Hindu Swami who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920s. Paramahansa Yogananda authored the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi,” which has sold millions of copies worldwide and is a go-to book for seekers, philosophers and yoga enthusiasts today. (Apparently, it was the only book that Steve Jobs had on his iPad.) By personalizing his own quest for enlightenment and sharing his struggles along the path, Yogananda made ancient Vedic teachings accessible to a modern audience, attracting many followers and inspiring the millions who practice yoga today.

Earlier Event: December 12
Janice Reich @ Second Saturday