2018 Theme: Happiness is Your Birthright"
Overview of Dates and Activities
June 14: Arrival, Registration, and Set-up begins at 1:00 pm
Please coordinate your travel schedule to arrive no earlier than June 14. Registration will be open from 1 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.* The luggage shuttle will be operating on that day. There will be plenty of time to set up your camping area at Guru Ram Das Puri. Dinner will be the first community meal served. Click here for more information on When You Arrive.
June 15 – 22: Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®
Choose from over 75 workshops and classes offering opportunities for self-knowledge and healing focusing on various aspects of Kundalini Yoga and the teachings of Yogi Bhajan®. Class descriptions and teachers will be available online soon.
June 16: International Peace Prayer Day
A celebration of music, dance, and prayer for peace. Bathe your spirit in the Sacred Healing Walk, live world music and kirtan, dancing, meditation, prayers for peace, and much more.
“The land itself is sacred. The Native American Peace Spiral stretches out from its center across the east highland … The beauty of the arid landscape, the mountains, and the ever-changing sky were truly magical.” ~ Sat Sangeet Singh
June 18: Annual IKYTA Conference
Reconnect with your goals as a representative of Kundalini Yoga as taught by Yogi Bhajan®. Meet your global network and gain strength and support from educators who share a common purpose. Share ideas that deepen and broaden your practice. Experience prosperity consciousness at the very source of its flow. The Annual IKYTA Teachers Conference is exclusively for IKYTA members. Become an IKYTA member and attend this event – you will gain invaluable inspiration for years to come.
June 19 - 21: White Tantric Yoga®
White Tantric Yoga® is a powerful meditation practice that clears the subconscious mind allowing prosperity, success, and happiness to flow freely into your life. It is an ancient and unique yogic technology that accelerates psychological growth by dissolving deep-rooted blocks. White Tantric Yoga® is administered by Yogi Bhajan, the Mahan Tantric, through his video series under the direction of a facilitator. Click here to learn more about White Tantric Yoga®.
“It was beyond my highest expectations and was the experience of a lifetime. Powerful, rigorous, challenging, and transformative in every way. An amazing opportunity to be surrounded by and share in so much positive energy.” ~2009 Summer Solstice attendee
Youth and Teen Programs (1 – 17 years)
During part of Solstice, a camp for children is created through the cooperation of their parents and guardians with Service Exchange support. The Youth and Teen Program Service Exchange Team provides a leadership structure and schedule of activities. Parents and guardians commit one Tantric day to the program (this is their Karma Yoga task) which facilitates the daily care of their children. Learn more about the Solstice Youth Co-op.
June 23: Farewell Breakfast, and Departure
Gather together on this morning to share one final Solstice meal, and to share hugs and farewells with your Global Community. Please coordinate your travel plans to depart Ram Das Puri by noon. There are no facilities to accommodate Solstice participants after noon on this day.