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Thursday, February 25, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us for the inaugural Yoga Speaker Series event where we explore the Yoga Philosophy and Practice: Relevance for the Individual and Society in a Contemporary World. Our speakers will share their own long-term practice, how it affects their lives, and where they can enlighten us with yoga philosophy and its multi-dimensional application. The aim of this series is to create awareness beyond the Asana/Physical practice and delve deeper into the human psyche.

Yoga Philosophy and Practice: Relevance for the Individual and Society in a Contemporary World 

Ananta Giri: Feb. 25

Join us Feb. 25 at noon to hear Ananta Giri give a presentation on self-development and social transformation through yoga! Use the link to join the event with Meeting ID: 954 8412 8908.

Ananta Kumar Giri is a Professor at the Madras Institute of Development Studies, Chennai, India, and a Yogi in his life – whether at home, work, society or the world. He has taught and done research in many universities in India and abroad. He is an engaging speaker, and you will gain insights into pathways of yoga and tantra of self-development and social transformations and new movements of breathing together for social healing, reconciliation and planetary realizations. Make sure to tune in to our first event of the UofG Yoga Speaker Series!

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This event is sponsored by the Wellness@Work, University of Guelph and is hosted by UofG Yoga and Meditation Collective.

This Yoga Speaker Series is free to attend and if you can’t make the scheduled time, a recording will be posted after the event. You can find the full details, speaker bios, schedule and recordings on the UofG Yoga Speaker Series 2021 website,

February 25 @ 12:00-1:00pm – Ananta Giri
March 11 @ 12:00-1:00pm – Hans Bakker
March 25 @ 12:00-1:00pm – Praveen Saxena
April 8 @ 12:00-1:00pm – Hansa Ji Jayadeva
April 22 @ 12:00-1:00pm – Panel of all speakers

Join the Yoga Speaker Serries ( – all sessions will use the same link
This event is sponsored by Wellness@Work University of Guelph and is hosted by UofG Yoga and Meditation Collective.


Thursday, February 25, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Event is open to
U of G students, U of G faculty and staff, The public