It was a three days programme, conducted by Swami Sri Krishnanada ji. It was attended by 40 devotees from Chandigarh, HP, Delhi, Punjab, Haryana, MP, Gujrat, J&K, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Mexico, Brazil and Spain. SRF devotees were nine in number.

On the first day, after the usual morning meditation, the programme started with an opening satsanga by Swami ji and study of Holy Science booklet. Swami ji explained various sutras. It was followed by individual meditation by devotees.

During the post lunch session, there was a reading discussion of Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. Swami ji explained various sutras which provided clarity of the meanings of sutras in Holy Science. After the dinner, devotees were shown the DVD on Various Yugas.

On the second day, after the usual morning energization exercises and meditation, there was a reading discussion on the sutras of Holy Science and Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. In the evening, energization exercises were followed by meditation. After the evening meditation and dinner, devotees enjoyed video shows.

As usual, on the last day, after the morning energization exercises and meditation, sutras of Holy Science and Patanjali were read out, followed by simple explanation by Swami ji.

Being 10th May, 2017, as the occasion of Avirbhav Anniversary of our Param Guru Sri Sri Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri, it was also celebrated with satsanga, meditation and offering of pushpanjali to Param Guru Ji. In the end, Swami ji offered Prasad to devotees.

After dinner, devotees enjoyed the Bhajan session by Mr. DD Sharma and his team.

Some of the feedbacks received are as follows:

1. I considered “Holy Science” to be one of the most difficult books to comprehend, but Swami ji’s explanation made it look so simple. The programme is well suited for the all round spiritual development of the devotee…The ‘Retreat is simply the most beautiful place…..Asha Dhul, Chandigarh

2. It was an excellent programme, very well designed and executed. Now I feel like studying the Holy Science time and again ; all this can be attributed to the beautiful way it has been conducted………Ramesh and Shashi Samyal, Gurugram, Haryana

3. It was a very interesting programme. I also liked the chanting of Bhagwad Gita and Meditation……. Amanda, Mexico

4. Holy Science book seemed so difficult but Swami Sri Krishnananda ji’ s teachings really helped me to understand it. It is Guru kripa that my mother and I were blessed to attend this programme……Seema Dyakirti, Gurugram, Haryana

5. Swami ji took so much pain and interest in deepening our understanding about the spiritual life and to improve our sadhna….Retreat facilities are excellent…..Onkar Nath Sharma, Pathankot, Punjab

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7. We really enjoyed the programme at the Retreat. We express our heartfelt gratitude to Swami Krishnanada ji for marvelous welcome and hospitality……Spaniards and Brazilians

8. The programme was so deep, inspiring and transforming! I felt as if I was in Patanjali‘s time during Yoga Sutras Class and with Sri Yukteswar ji during Holy Science class….Abrao C. Neto, Brazil

9. No words to articulate my feelings! The retreat programme has given a new perspective of this book which was a complex book for me to read before……. Sanjeev Kumar Sharma,Delhi

10. At last, I am able to feel some of the essence of Holy Science, though earlier I had tried at various times to grasp the meaning of Sutras of this book but was unable to understand. I think, Holy Science and Patanjali Yoga Philosophy must be read by all the Kriyabans…….Gurudas Mondal, Purulia, WB

11. The retreat has generated lot of attraction for Holy Science and Patanjali Yoga Sutras and Swami ji made it very interesting… Hospitality was excellent !……Arun Sikarwar, Hoshangabad, MP

12. It was a very nice programme. I enjoyed the programme thoroughly and meaningfully. Question answer session would have made the programme better…… Dr. Jayashree Shah, Gujrat

13. An absolutely blissful experience! Lessons on Holy Science were very engaging. Meditation sessions were a great opportunity to introspect and understand what needs to be done in our day to day life……. Kinshuk Jha, Haryana

14. Complicated subject of Holy Science was explained in a simplified manner with related stories, charts and other materials. DVD on Yuga was good and informative. Bhajan sessions were heart touching……..Ganesh dutt Dubey, New Delhi.

15. An enriching experience! Inspiring and motivating! I now understand the importance of Holy Science. I am returning with new enthusiasm to deepen my practice and bring transformation in my nature……..Khursheed F. Raja, Muscat, OMAN

16. The programme conducted by Swami ji was enlightening, removing doubts of certain aspects of life, explaining the Yoga Sutras and Holy Science in a very simple easy way… It was a soul stirring experience of life… Rati Adi Sethna, Surat, Gujrat

17. The programme was full of knowledge. I had a better understanding of Yam-Niyam, stages of spiritual evolution, obstacles in the path of spiritual progress and how to overcome them…….Rattan Lal Nangalia, New Delhi

18. First time came to know about the interconnectivity of Patanjali Yoga Sutras and the Holy Science. Extremely well explained in a palatable and assimilable way. Vocabulary fails to express the depth of my feelings……Dr. Ajay Shah,Bharuch, Gujrat