With Kavitha Chinnaiyan M.D. and Hareesh Wallis Explore the wisdom goddesses of the Daśa Mahāvidyā in this five-day virtual retreat
Allow the Daśa Mahāvidyā into your life during this unique.
Do you feel that your empathy, compassion and acceptance of life as it is, is being stretched?
Your life circumstances are unusual as you are experiencing quarantine, grief, isolation or exposure and you are being challenged daily.
If this situation brings about a desire to shed away the layers of delusion and become more intimate with Reality, this virtual container is the perfect platform to ride out this storm.
Join us for the powerful Mahāvidyā Online Retreat
Empower your practice with the energy of the goddesses
Join Tantrika Lead Faculty members Kavitha Chinnaiyan M.D. and Hareesh Wallis for a five-day virtual retreat as they unwrap the secrecy surrounding these esoteric teachings in part 1 of this two-part series
Meet Your Guides
KAVITHA CHINNAIYAN, M.D.
Dr. Kavitha Chinnaiyan is a Cardiologist and Professor of Medicine at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine in Royal Oak, MI. She is an initiate in the Tāntrik lineages of Śrī Vidyā, Non-dual Śaiva Tantra (also known as Kashmir Śaivisim) and the secret Yoginī Path.She has studied Advaita Vedānta, Ayurveda, and Yoga with teachers across the globe. Her workshops, courses and writings on meditation, Yoga, Tantra, Ayurveda and non-duality strive to bring these time-
honored traditions to modern living in practical ways. She is the author of The Heart of Wellness (Llewellyn Publications, January 2018), Shakti Rising (New Harbinger Publications, October 2017), which won the Nautilus Gold Award for Best Books of 2017, and Glorious Alchemy: Living the Lalitā Sahasranāma (New Sarum Press, UK, January 2020). You can access all of her most up-to-date teachings and offerings at her website kavithamd.com.
CHRISTOPHER HAREESH WALLIS
Initiated into the practice of yogic meditation at the age of 16, Hareesh received traditional yoga education at ashrams in upstate New York and India. He then gained higher education at university in religion and classics, Sanskrit, and classical Indian religions.
Hareesh is founder and head faculty of Tantrik Yoga NOW, and the author of Tantra Illuminated: The Philosophy, History, and Practice of a Timeless Tradition and The Recognition Sutras: Illuminating a 1,000-Year-Old Spiritual Masterpiece.
Both Kavitha and Hareesh carry a deep passion for the tantrik goddess tradition, each having devoted themselves to a seemingly different Goddess. They both carry a profound ability to make these teachings accessible for the modern practitioner, whilst allowing their rich experience to marinade the retreat in authentic and accurate knowledge.
INVOKE THE WISDOM OF THE GREAT GODDESSES AND WELCOME RADICAL TRANSFORMATION INTO YOUR LIFE
If you are
• Intrigued by the mystery of the Daśa Mahāvidyā but frustrated by the lack of authentic and practical information available;
• Find it challenging, or even overwhelming, to know which sources to trust when searching for material online;
• Wish for an experienced and authoritative mentor to guide you in the journey of unveiling the goddesses –
Tap into empathy and inner-peace through the deep wisdom of the Daśa Mahāvidyā and the power of this virtual container.
Invoke the Power of the Goddesses of the Daśa Mahāvidyā during this challenging time
Join us on this virtual powerhouse of authentic knowledge and sadhana and be held with comfort and Grace.
THIS VIRTUAL RETREAT INCLUDES
• Daily Practice Schedules •
• Dinacharya Lifestyle •
• Daily Guided Meditation •
• Daily Teachings from Kavitha & Hareesh •
• Daily gentle asana with Miranda Viorst •
In Part 1 of this retreat, we will explore the first five goddesses of the Daśa Mahāvidyā:
This extraordinary retreat dives deep into the various aspects of five of the Daśa Mahāvidyā, providing a daily sādhanā to work with these cosmic forces. During the retreat you can expect to gain a thorough understanding of the mythology, symbology, and inner-meaning of the goddesses of the Mahavidyas. Not only that, but you will be guided into choosing a goddess to explore more deeply in the upcoming lunar cycle and you will receive each of the Goddess’s sadhana or (iṣṭā devatā).
Deepen your intimacy with reality and welcome the wisdom of Daśa Mahāvidyā