Convention EVENTS AND SESSIONS

There may be concurrent programs at multiple venues. All venues are within Edward Hotel & Convention Center. See map below for venues.


July 1, 2017

Temple

06:30 AM - Ganapathy Homam
07:30 AM - Melam
08:00 AM - Usha Pooja
03:00 PM - Pooja
03:15 PM - Panchavadhyam
03:30 PM - Kodiyettam
04:00 PM – Theyyam


Gangothri (Great Lakes)

07:30 AM - Breakfast
11:30 AM - Lunch
03:15 PM - District Wise Introuduction
03:30 PM - Group Thiruvathira
04:00 PM - Procession & Melam
07:30 PM - Dinner
Sathi Memorial Hall (GRAND)

04:00 PM - Chamundi Theyyam
05:30 PM - Melam
06:30 PM - Inauguration Ceremony
09:00 PM - Local Show - Paithrikam
10:30 PM - Kathakali - Kuchela Vritham
Parking Lot

04:00 PM - Melam
04:30 PM – Procession
Palazhi

06:00 PM - Youth
Souparnika

06:00 PM - Youth

 

JULY 2, 2017

Temple

06:30 AM - Nadathukkal
06:45 AM - Bhajana
07:45 AM - Keli Ashtapathi
08:00 AM - Usha Pooja
04:30 PM - Dbl Thaympaka
06:15 PM – Deeparadhana
Gangothri (Great Lakes)

7:30 Am - Breakfast
09:00 AM - Youth Festival
10:30 AM - Youth Festival
11:30 AM - Washignton Regional Program - I
12:00 PM - Lunch
01:00 PM - Youth Festival
02:15 PM - Youth Festival
03:00 PM - Youth Festival
03:30 PM - Youth Festival
04:15 PM - Tea/Snack
04:30 PM - Youth Festival
07:45 PM - Dinner

Sathi Memorial Hall (GRAND)

09:00 AM -Sadhguru Message
12:30 PM - Shinkari Melam
01:00 PM - Nala Damayanthi
02:15 PM - Ottamthullal
03:30 PM - Rajakumari Interview
04:15 PM - Mudiyettu
05:15 PM - Bhakthi Manjari
07:00 PM - Nrithotsav

Sarovar 1

09:00 AM - Child Care

Sarovar 2
09:00 AM - Youth Festival
10:30 AM - Youth Festival
01:00 PM - Youth Festival
02:15 PM - Youth Festival
03:00 PM - Youth Festival
03:30 PM - Youth Festival
04:15 PM - Youth Festival

Rotunda
06:45 AM - Youth Yoga
09:00 AM – Basket Ball Tournament (Venue TBD)
01:00 PM - Spiritual but not religious
03:15 PM - Toolkit for High achievers through Yoga
09:00 PM - Fireworks

Palazhi

6:00 Am - Yoga sessions by Isha
09:00 AM - Youth Festival
10:30 AM - Youth Festival
01:00 PM - Youth Festival
02:15 PM - Youth Festival
03:00 PM - Youth Festival
03:30 PM - Youth Festival
04:15 PM - Youth Festival
05:15 PM - Literary
06:30 PM - Arsha njathinte avakishkal aaranu
Souparnika

09:00 AM -Youth Festival
10:30 AM - Youth Festival
01:00 PM - Youth Festival
02:15 PM - Youth Festival
03:00 PM - Youth Festival
03:30 PM - Youth Festival
04:15 PM - Youth Festival
05:15 PM - Spiritual

 

July 3, 2017

Temple

6:30 AM - Nadathukkal
06:45 AM - Bhajana
07:45 AM - Theyyam
08:00 AM - Usha Pooja
04:00 PM - Melam
06:00 PM - Deeparadhana
Gangothri (Great Lakes)

7:30 AM - Breakfast & General Body
07:45 AM - General Body
10:00 AM - Arohanam
11:00 AM - Folk Dances
11:30 AM - Lunch
02:00 PM - Youth Talent Show
04:00 PM - Tea Snack
04:30 PM - Banquet Setup
07:30 PM - Banquet Dinner & Award Night
Sathi Memorial Hall (GRAND)

10:00 AM -Washigton DC Show
10:30 AM - LONE STAR Show
11:00 AM - SOUTHEAST Show
01:00 PM - MIDWEST Show
02:00 PM - TRI STATE Show
02:30 PM - Viji Kurup Poetry
02:45 PM - EMPIRE STATE Show
03:45 PM - Yuva Mohini
06:15 PM - Trustee Board Update
06:30 PM - Yuva - Mohini Crowing Ceremony
07:00 PM -Vijay Stage Setup
10:00 PM - Vijay Yesudas Dreams 2017 

Palazhi

06:00 AM - Yoga
09:00 AM - Proff Summit
02:00 PM - Womens Forum: Jeopardy
10:00 PM - Youth DJ
Sarovar 1

09:00AM - Child Care


Sarovar 2

07:45 AM - Youth Festival
09:00 AM - Youth Festival


Rotunda

06:45 AM - Youth Yoga
10:00 AM - Youth: Moving Forward: A Reflection activity
11:00 AM - Youth: Tradition meets success
11:30 AM - Youth: Professional Luncheon
09:00 PM - Fireworks
Souparnika

10:00 AM - Dharma IQ Final Round
02:00 PM - Bharathiya Sahithya Darshanam
2:45 PM - Vedantha Vicharasabha
04:00 PM - Ente Kavya Lokam 

 

July 4, 2017

Temple

6:30 AM - Nadathukkal
06:45 AM - Bhajana
07:45 AM - Panchavadhyam
08:00 AM - Kodiyirakkam
Gangothri (Great Lakes)

7:30 AM - Breakfast

 


Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success

Swami Vivekananda | Indian Hindu monk and chief disciple