"Health is wealth. Peace of mind is happiness. Yoga shows the way."

Swami Vishnudevananda


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Find Lasting Peace Through Yoga

Classical yoga provides spiritual inspiration and answers life’s deepest questions. Through classes, courses, workshops, cultural programs and outreach, we offer a variety of holistic practices for all ages, not limited by physical ability. These include physical postures, breathing techniques, proper diet, conscious relaxation, chanting  and meditation.

• Ancient wisdom passed directly through a lineage

• Inquiry into the nature of the mind and emotions

• Support for all aspects of a balanced lifestyle and healthy relationships



we need your support

We welcome financial or in-kind donations toward our renovation costs or general upkeep of this unique, vital Center. Join a Karma Yoga Party on Saturday afternoon, April 25 or May 2, 2015. Please email us if you can help (sanfrancisco@sivananda.org). We rely on and remain grateful for your generosity of heart!

May the grace of the gurus bless us in this endeavor. Om shanti.

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I N T E R N A T I O N A L  
D A Y   O F   Y O G A

Join our all-day festivities on Sunday, June 21, 2015 marking the inaugural International Day of Yoga. India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for observing this day, describing the ancient science as "a gift to the world."  

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W I S H   L I S T

If there are any angels out there, here are some things we could use: tankless water heater ($1000), Kitchen Defender® water filter, 3D lettering for exterior signage ($750 + installation), color printer ($500), large poster of Swami Vishnu for exterior ($450 + installation), track lighting for the hallway ($225), outdoor poster frame ($100), indoor poster frames ($60 for 10).

Thank you to the angels who already provided the projector and sewing machine we needed!