MAN-TRA RETREAT: BEING A KRISHNA-CONSCIOUS GUY IN THE 21ST CENTURY

MAN-TRA RETREAT: BEING A KRISHNA-CONSCIOUS GUY IN THE 21ST CENTURY
OCTOBER 5 - OCTOBER 7, 2018

The Communications Ministry, Youth Ministry, and Grihastra Vision Team of ISKCON in conjunction with the New Vrindaban Community have organized the first ever men's retreat. This event is open to all men 18 and older.

The two and a half day even will include:

  • Association & Bonfires
  • Drama and Comedy
  • Kirtan
  • Kirtan & Feasting
  • Krishna Conscious Sanga
  • Panels & Workshops
  • Seva Projects & Sports
  • Talks & Topics for Men in Krishna Consciousness
  • Yoga & Walks in the Woods
  • and more...

We'll be energized by:

  • Kirtan with Gaura Vani
  • Drama and Hiking with Bhaktimarga Swami
  • Yoga with Damodara
  • Comedy with Yadhunath

Workshops will inspire us with interactions on:

  • Being a Better Man & Confronting Challenges
  • Balancing Matter and Spirit
  • Roles of Men in Krishna Consciousness
  • Knowing My Talents in Serving Krishna and the World
  • Men, Women & Understanding Each Other Better

Facilitators include:

  • Bhuta Bhavana (UK-Based Career Coach)
  • Partha Dasa & Uttama (Grihastha Vision)
  • Anuttama (Communications Ministry)
  • Manorama (Youth Ministry)
  • Gopinath (TSI)
  • Burke Rochford (Sociology Professor)
  • and more...

We've scheduled the weekend to start Friday, October 5th at 2 PM and end Sunday, October 7th by 3 PM. That way, those from long distances can travel Friday morning and Sunday evening and be back at work or school by Monday.

Registration is required:
Early bird registration and reduced fees are available now through August 31st!
To register, or for more information, please visit our website: mantraretreat.org 

Share the event:

  1. Promote the event via word of mouth, Sunday announcements, etc.
  2. Personally encourage, help organize and send as many men as possible from your area.
  3. Share via your social media sites.
  4. Print and distribute the attached promotional poster, postcard and e-file to inform devotees.
  5. Announce and promote in your newsletter and websites.
  6. (male) Temple Presidents and other leaders: Consider this a personal invitation to join us yourself at the MAN-tra Retreat and bring lots of friends.

To request promotional material to distribute, contact Amrita Hari at amrita@iskcon.org

For any questions, please email mantraretreat@iskcon.org