FAQ – Level 2+3 (Full 21 days)


1. What is the program about?
Inner Awakening is a program that rapidly evolves our understanding of life, through a powerful cognitive shift that aligns us with the four universal principles or tattvas. The transformation is deepened through a series of direct initiations by Paramahamsa Nithyananda.
Inner Awakening, 21 days programs works on shaking off the deeper-level patterns that have become part of our bio-memory and behaviour. It also helps understand how these patterns affect various aspects of your life, like your relationship with others, your approach to wealth, your beliefs about health, etc.The program equips you to become master of your own life, and a source of power in the life of others. Above all, it empowers you to effortlessly manifest the Reality of your choice.
2. What will I learn at this program?
At this program, you will
a) Learn techniques to identify the root incident of your life, from which all the conflicting thought patterns and experiences of your life are born.
b) Work deeply on the common root of all suffering that exists in life
c) Work on completion processes to dissolve all past incompletions
d) Apply the universal principles (tattvas) to transform your relationship with other aspects of your life, like your relationship with others, your approach to wealth, your beliefs about health, and so on.
d) Learn to powerfully connect with yourself and others in your life
e) Learn techniques for spontaneous Creation from the space of completion
f) Learn how to manifest the Reality of your choice, experiencing inner fulfilment and outer success
g) Receive initiation and learn spiritual healing techniques to heal yourself and others
h) Receive initiation into the science of enriching yourself and others
3. What are the benefits of this program?
After this program, you will experience a lasting completion with yourself and Life. You will also notice miraculous positive shift in every life-dimension, including health, wealth, and relationships. You will enjoy the freedom that happens when you are relieved from the karmic baggage of your current and past lives. You will learn how to live a continuous “bondage free” life experiencing freedom, joy and excitement moment by moment in your life.
This program helps you
a) Experience the miracle of being in the space of completion and creation.
b) Create whatever you want in your life – great health, prosperity, meaningful relationships, success in your career, education opportunities, etc.
c) Be established in the space of Completion, Positivity, Possibility, Leadership and Enlightenment and a constant source of inspiration to others
d) Become a spiritual activist and enricher who continuously makes a difference to the community and contributes to evolving human consciousness
e) Discover the incomparable joy of living enlightenment in every dimension, with the direct guidance and initiation from living avatar Paramahamsa Nithyananda.
Will I get to meet Swamiji individually during the program and talk to him? Can i get my questions answered or can I get personal healing from swamiji during the program?
During Inner Awakening 21-day program, you will receive and experience 21 powerful initiations from Swamiji, each of which can bring about transformation in a different dimension of life. This transmission of Enlightened bio-energy directly by the touch of Swamiji activates the non-mechanical parts of the brain that are responsible for higher qualities and awakens the Kundalini energy, the dormant potential energy inside you. During the Initiation, you have an opportunity to ask Swamiji for blessings, healing, or boons and get your spiritual questions answered.
4. What are the dates and timings of the program?
1. November 01 – November 21, 2013
2. December 01 – December 23, 2013 ( Level 4 )
5.00 am – 10.00 pm IST (on day 1, a one program starts at 7.00am IST)
5. If the programs available online also?
No, the 21-day Inner Awakening program has to be attended in person only. One cannot participate online for this part of the program.
6. What will be my daily routine?
5am – 6am : Nithya Yoga/ eNFitness conducted by Yogacharyas (Nithya Yoga ordained teachers)
6am – 7am : Break
7am – 9.30am : Pada puja and Satsang
9.30am – 10.00am : Breakfast break
10.00 am – 10.00pm** : Program sessions continue with 2 tea breaks , lunch and dinner breaks.
*above timings are tentative and are subject to change.
**end timing of the program depends on the sessions for the day.
7. How can I register for the program?
a) How do I register and pay for the program
Please visit the registration / payment information page for details and updated information – Click here to go to http://transactions.innerawakening.org/registration.html
8. Can you tell me about my accommodation in ashram
For Inner Awakening full 21-day Inner Awakening program, shared room accommodation is available. We offer rooms that are shared with 2 other people in two apartment style blocks (so totally 3 people in a room). These rooms have hot and cold running water, showers and western style toilets. Upon your arrival you are provided with fresh sheets and pillowcases. Each room is equipped with a kettle and basic condiments for hot drinks.
How many days early can i arrive at the ashram and how many days can i stay after the program?
for the full 21-day Inner Awakening program, you can stay for 4 extra nights (total 25 nights) at the ashram.
Participants typically arrive one or two day early and leave the next day of the program
Charges for Accommodation:
If you wish to stay longer at the ashram, in addition to the above mentioned complimentary stay period, you can do so based on availability.
1. dormitory accommodation – Rs. 500/- per night per person
2. Room Accommodation – Rs. 1000/- per person per bed per night
Kindly check on the availability by calling +91 80 2727 9999.
9. Is there any dress code for the program
For Inner Awakening Level 3 (11-day) or full 21-day participants, it is mandatory that you wear White color clothes during the regular meditation sessions and black color clothes for Yoga. You can bring 5-6 pairs of white clothes and at least 2 sets of black clothes for daily yoga sessions. Bring loose comfortable clothes that allow you to easily do yoga postures and meditations. Clothes made of cotton are conducive for warm or hot daytime temperatures. In adherence to the Ashram dress code and with respect to the Vedic culture, men and women participants are not to wear tank tops, tube tops, shorts and hotpants. Please also refrain from wearing scooped necklines, transparent or tight-fitting clothing. Please dress modestly in clothing that covers your shoulders, midriff and legs to the ankles. Despite the climatic demands, your cooperation and understanding in this matter is highly appreciated.
10. Will be laundry service provided? what is the cost?
Complimentary laundry service is provided. The drop off location and times will be announced. Clean clothes will be returned to your rooms at regular intervals. You will be required to hand-wash your undergarments and any delicate clothes. You may purchase laundry detergent and clothes pins from the on-site convenience store or you may bring detergent/pins of your preference with you. Please note that you will be required to mark your room number and IA ID number on the inside of your clothes using a permanent marker if using laundry service. With this in mind, you may want to bring clothes which you do not mind marking or hand wash your clothes.
11. Will I be able to purchase books, CDs, malas or deities when i come to the ashram?
Yes, All the above items is made available in our Galleria showroom . The showroom will be open for you to make purchases during the break times. Check out nithyanandagalleria.com for items available for purchase.
12. Medical Attention
If you are currently taking any medication as per your physician’s advice, please continue to take the same. After the program, if you experienced healing from the disease or disorder and want to discontinue the medication, please consult your physician (doctor) and act as per his advice.
It is advisable to carry medication for any situation that you anticipate due to change in place, weather and food.
13. How to arrive at the Bidadi Ashram?
Ashram address:
Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam
Nithyananda Nagar
Off Mysore Road, Bidadi 562109
by Air:
Nearest airport: Bangalore International Airport – In Bangalore – domestic and International airports are the same. Take a taxi from airport to ashram, Approx cost Rs. 1600/-
by Train:
Nearest Train stations
1st preference: BIDADI (BID)
from Bidadi Station, take an auto to Ashram. It will cost you around Rs. 60-100/-
right opposite the Bangalore station, is the Majestic Bus stop. From the Bus stop, you can take a bus directly to Bidadi or you can take bus from Majestic Bus stop – Kengeri. From Kengeri, take any bus going to Mysore and get dropped in Bidadi. From Bidadi bus stop, take an auto to ashram. Cost of auto – Rs. 60/-
3rd preference: YESHWANTNAGAR (YTG)
4th preference: MYSORE JN (MYS)
From Mysore station, take any bus to Bangalore and on the way, get dropped in Bidadi and take an auto to ashram. Cost of auto – Rs. 60/-
by Bus:
Take Bus to Bangalore Majestic stop or Bangalore Satellite Bus stop
14. What do I need to bring? Passport/visa
for non-Indian Nationals:
Please check the expiration date of your passport. Make necessary arrangements for renewal so that your passport does not expire while you are attending the Inner Awakening Program. Make five photocopies each of your passport photo page and Indian Visa page.
for Indian Nationals:
Please bring 2 Photo Id for your identification (like PAN card, Voters id, Passport, driving license etc). Make 1 photocopy of each and submit it at the registration counter.