East Meets West Fest - Free

"Uniting Hearts and Minds"

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Bastyr University, 14500 Juanita Drive Northeast, Kenmore, WA

  • 2 - 6 pm: Workshops and Vendors
  • 2 - 4:30 pm: Children's Activities
  • 6 - 8 pm: Keynote Presentation


Full Schedule Here

Meet All 30 Speakers!

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United Nations Global Ambassador Peace Award Recipients, Nayaswami's Jyotish & Devi Novak will give the keynote presentation on "A New Tomorrow Today". Jyotish and Devi are the Spiritual Directors of Ananda Worldwide, and the authors of Touch of Light and Touch of Joy.

They will be joined by local interfaith leaders Imam Jamal Rahman, Rabbi Ted Falcon, Rev. Michael Ingersoll, and author of American Veda and The Life of Yogananda Philip Goldberg.

Rabbi Ted Falcon


Imam Jamul Rahman

Rev Michael Ingersoll


Philip Goldberg

Children's Activities

  • Puppet Show
  • Children's Kirtan
  • Outdoor Yoga for Children
  • Arts and Crafts


  • Ananda Farm Camano Island
  • East West Bookshop
  • Living Wisdom School
  • Bastyr Cafe
  • Ananda Fullness Meditation
  • MeditationBench.com
  • Crystal Clarity Publishers
  • Seva Imports


Workshops & Talks 

  • Inner Sound Yoga
  • Singing to Open the Heart
  • Cell-Phone Yama Sutra
  • Is Your Child Thriving?
  • Yoga of Natural Farming
  • Spirit and Nature Walking Meditation
  • Meditation & the Torah
  • Sufi Heart
  • My Heart Remembers
  • Storytelling from India
  • Metaphysical Healing
  • Yoga for Kids
  • Alignment Basics
  • Touch of Joy
  • Biography of Yogananda
  • Fullness Meditation
  • Kriya Yoga -- Overcoming Karma


See Full Schedule Here

Map to Bastyr University



Related Events Over the Weekend

Come Gather 'Round
An Ananda Next Wave Music Celebration
Friday, July 13th, 7 - 8:30 pm
- An Evening of Upliftment
- Choir, Ensemble, Instrumental
- Visiting musicians from Ananda Village, Palo Alto, Portland and Los Angeles
Ananda Meditation Temple
23305 Bothell-Everett Hwy
Bothell, WA 98021
Suggested Donation $10
Registration Not Required
Just Show Up at 7pm
Farm Lunch & Gathering with Jyotish & Devi
An Afternoon Filled of Spirit & Nature
Sunday, July 15th, 1:30 - 5:30 pm
- Guided Farm Tour
- 200 Blooming Lavender Plants
- Friendship and Fresh Air
Ananda Farm
2732 Haven Place
Camano Island, WA 98282
$20 Reservation Required
Philip Goldberg 
The Life and Legacy of Yogananda
Monday, July 16, 7 - 8:30 pm
Philip Goldberg, the author of The Life of Yogananda and American Veda, presents a tribute to the celebrated guru, with information not in Yogananda's autobiography.
East West Bookshop
6407 12th Ave Ne
Seattle, WA 98115