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Upcoming Event: GS Seasonal Film Series
GS Seasonal Film Series is a series of events that will take you on a unique cinematic tour of the human condition as seen through the eyes of the Bhagavad-Gita and three of its teachers. We will be hosting you at the Bhakti Center (unless otherwise noted) for an evening movie, which we shall watch to completion, and follow up with a discussion.
GS Seasonal Film Series events take place on Saturdays, beginning at 5:00 p.m. with the film screening, and culminate with a dinner at 8:30 p.m. Friends and family are most welcome with an RSVP indicating their attendance.
Please join us for an entirely new foray into the realm of cinema and consciousness. All are welcome.
Date & Time: December 21st, 5.00 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.
Location: 25 First Ave. (between 1st and 2nd street), walk through reception and proceed to 2nd floor theater space
Film: The Nightmare Before Christmas - written and produced by Tim Burton, directed by Henry Selick
RSVP: Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for RSVP
Gita Sutras Co-Founder, Rasanath das, in the News
One-of-a-kind experiences, starting at $15 from CNNMoney (January 25, 2012)
Enlightenment by Way of Adventure from New York Times (November 17, 2011)
Ex-banker turned Hindu monk urges Wall St to meditate from Reuters (November 17, 2011)
Letting Go of Wall Street from WSJ.com (October 31, 2011)
Rebuilding Wall Street: The Yoga of Investment Banking from The Huffington Post (November 8, 2011)
I left Wall Street to become a monk from CNNMoney (January 27, 2012)
East Village Monks: Rasanath Dasa, An Investment Banker Turned ‘Occupy’ Supporter from The Local East Village – NYTimes (November 7, 2011)
Rasanath das on The Practice of Monasticism in a World of Business and Technology during TEDxGotham (October 15, 2010)
The Yoga of Investment Banking (Video) from Good Business International (November 2, 2011)
The Huffington Post blog entries written by Rasanath das
- The Bhagavad Gita and the Value of Vulnerability (August 25, 2011)
- Celebrating Another’s Success: An Antidote To Envy (July 12, 2011)
- Distinguishing Between Shallow and Deep Religion (June 12, 2011)
- The Dharma Dilemma: The Challenge of Competing Duties (May 13, 2011)
- The Bhagavad Gita and the Problem of the Ego (September 27, 2010)
- Religious Wisdom For Facing Death (June 16, 2010)
- Plugging the Integrity Leak: Business Ethics and Lessons from the Mahabharata (May 18, 2010)