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Ramana Maharshi Foundation UK

15 a Victoria Road · London · NW6 6SX · 0207 328 3314 · Registered Charity No. 1040280

The Ramana Maharshi Foundation UK provides a focal point for devotees of Sri Ramana Maharshi in the United Kingdom as well as for visitors from overseas.


News

Devotional Satsangs Return

We are resuming the Devotional Face-to-Face Satsangs.

See the Satsangs section for more information.


Satsangs

All who are interested in the Maharshi’s Teachings are welcome to attend our Satsangs.

In Person Satsangs

The monthly main Face-to-Face Meeting, funded by donation, is usually on the 1st Saturday of the month at 2pm (you are welcome to come a little early). Dates & variant times will appear on this page. 2024's remaining dates are 2 March, 4 May, 1 June, 6 July, 3 Aug, 7 Sep, 5 Oct, 2 Nov & 1 Dec. They are held at The Study Society, Colet House, 151 Talgarth Rd, London W14 9DA. (Barons Court is the nearest tube station served by District and Piccadilly lines). These meetings will include some reading, meditation and discussion.

The 2nd Devotional Face-to-Face Satsang has been resumed. This will usually be on the 3rd Saturday of the month, again at 2pm.
The next date is 17 Feb 2024 at Colet House. Other 2024 dates remain to be determined.

Online Satsangs

These satsangs are held on the second and last Saturday of every month at 2 pm (UK time). To obtain the Zoom link to participate in any of these Satsangs please contact us.

Presently (Aug 2023) Michael James is answering questions put to him by devotees. Since the meetings are recorded and then shown on YouTube, no private questions will be answered on Zoom.

These talks should be available as usual on the Sri Ramana Teachings channel on YouTube soon after each meeting and a parallel series of articles will be appearing on Michael’s blog.


Other Meetings

Meditation Group

These online meetings are on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings at 7 pm (UK time). To obtain the Zoom link, please email: meetings@ramana-maharshi.org.uk

Study Group

This online group meets on Tuesday and Thursday evenings to go through the Core Texts. On Tuesdays, we are going through the text Guru Vachaka Kovai (translated by Venkatasubramanian, Butler and Godman). On Thursdays, we are discussing the text Be As You Are - The Teachings of Sri Ramana Maharshi (edited by David Godman). To obtain the Zoom link to participate, please email: meetings@ramana-maharshi.org.uk


Membership

Our suggested Annual Membership Donation is £10 (or more) per annum, and £50 (or more) for Life Membership. Any other donations would also be welcome. For details as to how to pay these contributions please contact us.

Please note that there is no Centre or Ashram, nor does the Foundation have its own premises which means, regrettably, that we are unable to provide accommodation for visitors.


Literature

Newsletters

The Ramana Maharshi Foundation UK sends out a newsletter by email twice a year Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter.
Contact rmfnewsletter@ramana-maharshi.org.uk

Autumn/Winter 2023 Edition   | |   Spring/Summer 2023 Edition

Autumn/Winter 2022 Edition   | |   Spring/Summer 2022 Edition

Autumn/Winter 2021 Edition   | |   Spring/Summer 2021 Edition

Autumn/Winter 2020 Edition   | |   Summer 2020 Edition   | |   Spring 2020 Edition

Sri Ramanasramam produces its own free e-newsletter - Saranagati and the Mountain Path (a quarterly). Subscriptions to the Mountain Path can now be paid directly via the portal at http://worldstore.sriramanamaharshi.org.

Past issues can be accessed online in pdf format at the Sri Ramanasramam Resource Centre.

Books

Books on Ramana Maharshi can be purchased by emailing books@ramana-maharshi.org.uk. Postage will be charged in addition to the prices listed. You will need to provide us with your postal address and state whether you would like to pay by bank transfer or cheque. For devotees living outside the UK, to make an online money transfer, Wise (previously called TransferWise) is a good option. The Foundation does not have any other facility for payment.

Because of the high cost of postage, we recommend that devotees in the USA purchase books from Arunachala Ashram in New York, and that devotees in India obtain books from the Ramanashram Bookstore.


Audio

In response to a number of requests, we are sharing some of the chants used in our satsangs.

Om Namo Bhagavate Sri Ramanaya
OmNamoBhagavate

Arunachala Shiva
ArunachalaSivaChant


Contact

All Enquiries should be emailed to: ramanamaharshifoundationuk@ramana-maharshi.org.uk

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Collecting your information: When, What, Storage & Usage
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  1. When you become member of the Ramana Maharishi Foundation UK or subscribe to our Newsletter by signing up with us through email or hand-written requests
  2. When you donate disclosing your personal data
  3. When you contact us through any written communications through email or physical letter
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  5. By subscribing to membership, you permit us to use your email to communicate with you as part of group communications.

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