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Boston Region Spring Retreat 2022

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Namaskar!

It is a great pleasure to invite and welcome you on the occasion of the Spring Retreat & Ánanda Purn’ima (Baba’s Birthday) Celebration on May 13 – 16, 2022, at our new Master Unit, Ananda Kalpataru in Connecticut, Boston Region, New York Sector. Since the Master Unit is new, this is the first spring we can plan a retreat centered around developing the Master Unit and our rural community in the Boston region. The retreat will be a hybrid program, in-person and virtual.

We will have several practical workshops and classes on various steps to develop a master unit, including organic farming, composting, establishing a fruit orchard, beekeeping, our vision for Ananda Kalpataru, as well as RAWA programs and spiritual practices such as Dharma Cakra, Akhanda Kiirtan, Katha Kiirtan.
Ananda Kalpataru has a beautiful forest and natural environment, and children and families can enjoy exciting excursions and other in-person programs. At this time, we are planning to provide accommodation nearby the master unit for convenient access to activities.

Akhanda Kiirtana on June 13, 2022 Inauguration of Ananda Kalpataru Master Unit

The presence of you and your family is highly appreciated. Kindly save the dates and attend the program to make it successful.

The Spring Retreat is organized by the Boston and Philadelphia Regions of Ananda Marga in the New York Sector. This year, the retreat will be both online and in-person at Ananda Kalpataru Master Unit. The theme of the Spring Retreat is Master Unit Development, and the classes and workshops will be reflecting that theme. We will try to have the classes very practical with information that you can utilize in your home, garden, and spiritual life.

Ananda Kalpataru Master Unit is at
0 Fox Hill Drive, Stafford Springs, CT 06076


Donations and Retreat Fee

The suggested donation for the online program is $30.00

The In-person programs will be at Ananda Kalpataru and June Norcross Webster Scout Reservation, 231 Ashford Center Rd, Ashford, CT 06278. The price for families (including children) is $250 and for adults is $160. We have tried to keep the fees only to cover accommodation and food. Please consider giving an extra donation for the development of Ananda Kalpataru MU with your registration fee (or separately.)

Please contact Dada Kovid and brother Timir for more details about lodging and the in-person programs.

Dada Kovid: (WhatsApp and Telegram) ‭+1 (646) 363-6656‬, dadakovid@gmail.com
Brother Timir: +1 ‭(508) 329-1518‬

The Ananda Kalpataru Master Unit needs your help through volunteering and financial assistance. Please consider supporting the Master Unit with a larger donation and possibly a recurring donation. If you would like to send a large donation, please use Zelle or check to avoid PayPal transaction fees. If you have any questions related to the registration form or donations, please contact Dada Diiptimanananda by Telegram or WhatsApp +1 929 257 8099.