Only 200 participants will enjoy this unique opportunity to join with some of the most beloved teachers of our time in bringing spiritual, emotional, and physical balance to our lives. This mini-retreat and workshop includes:
Ram Dass, the iconic spiritual teacher and author of Be Here Now and other bestselling books, via live Internet feed from his home in Maui. A rare opportunity to spend an hour with Ram Dass!
Bhagavan Das, the yogi who first brought Ram Dass to Maharajji. Radha and Govindas, Chris Morro, and other local chant masters will lead kirtan.
Trudy Goodman, InsightLA’s founder and dharma teacher, will lead a guided lovingkindess meditation.
Shiva Rea, one of the area’s foremost yoga instructors, will lead an all-level yoga class.
And as a special treat, Matt Kamm The Magician from the Dharma Zen center will perform.
Omfest is a tribute to Neem Karoli Baba, a 20th century spiritual master who profoundly influenced both Indians and Westerners. Cost of admission is a tax deductible donation of $54. Proceeds from the event benefit the building of a new temple for Hanuman and to upgrade facilities at the Neem Karoli Baba Ashram and Hanuman Temple in Taos, New Mexico.
Chai stand, food concessions, and bodywork sessions are available. Remember to bring your meditation cushion!
Omfest will be held on Sunday, October 28, at the Church in Ocean Park, 235 Hill Street, from 3 to 10 p.m.
For more information and to purchase tickets, go to sacredevent.org.