Workshop: "Gandhi and Yoga: Personal Transformation Social Change" with Dr. Veena Howard

Join Dr. Veena Howard in an exploration of Gandhi’s yogic disciplines he used to transform his personal life and bring social change. We’ll also learn how Gandhi’s personal practices of heath, vegetarianism, mindfulness, and self-restraint enabled him in his public life to bring about ground-shaking social, economic, and political change in India.

To Attend
Online registration is open (click Buy Tickets button). In the event the workshop is canceled, participants will be notified by Wednesday, the week of the workshop. Registration fees are refunded only if the workshop is canceled; no refund for partial attendance or no-show.

Please call the Center for Religion and Spirituality at 310-338-2799 or e-mail

About the Speaker
Veena Howard, Ph.D. is assistant professor of Religious Studies in the Department of Philosophy at California State University, Fresno. Her research interests include Hinduism, Gandhi’s philosophy of asceticism, religions of India, animal ethics, and Comparative Religions. She is the author of Gandhi’s Ascetic Activism: Renunciation and Social Action (SUNY Press, 2013).

Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 1:00pm to 6:00pm

University Hall, 3324
1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Event Type



LMU Extension, Center for Religion and Spirituality, Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts, Yoga Studies - Graduate


Extension Yoga Studies


$45 per person




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