Nurturing Arts Center



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Total Solar Eclipse Celebration, Mon, August 21

with Shivabalananda Meditation Program after the Eclipse ~ 3:00 PM.

The Total Eclipse starts about 1:13 PM and will be full at 2:41 PM.

We will have eclipse glasses available for use with a donation.

Dear Solar Eclipse Celebrants,

Shivabalananda and his wife Vidya from Bangalore, India are on US Tour 2017 offering free meditation programs.

They will be available in Columbia SC area, Mon, August 21, 2017.

Meditation programs are about ninety minutes long with a short introduction, silent meditation for forty-five minutes and questions & answers and personal blessings by Shivabalananda.

Attendees may sit on chairs or cushions or whatever is most comfortable. Family friendly. All are welcome, children, teens, seniors and the physically challenged.

Each meditator receives a small packet of holy ash for their meditation practice and a Meditation Instruction sheet after completing the meditation.

Shivabalananda will remain as long as there are questions.

There is never any charge for a meditation program.

View meditate-shivabala.orgBiography link about Shivabalayogi, Shivabalananda's Master, Tour link and Archive link with previous meditation programs since 2004.

Please contact Asha at or 770-882-6851, Nurturing Arts Center Columbia SC 29204, if you are interested in attending the celebration with meditation.

Looking forward to hearing from you soon.

Thanks so much.


Asha Dance, Columbia Tour Coordinator

Cosmin Cretu, Tour Outreach Coordinator


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