Pravrajika Divyanandaprana, a member of a Hindu monastic community, gives a lecture on "Decoding Happiness." It is free and open to the public.
An RSVP is requested here: https://forms.gle/nhF1SyKaeBARLof27 .
Free parking for this event is available in the Bryan Center Parking Garage located at 125 Science Dr; ADA parking is available in the surface lot at the same address. To walk from the garage to the event location, follow the sidewalk around the back of Duke Chapel, enter into the Westbrook Building, and take the stairs down to Goodson Chapel.
The author of the books "Science of Happiness" and "Self Discovery," Divyanandaprana speaks internationally on the intersection of subjective and objective sciences. A recording of her lecture on the "Science of Focus" has been viewed on YouTube more than a million times.
Divyanandaprana is a member of the monastery Sri Sarada Math in India, where she studies ancient Hindu scriptures including the Upanishads, Brahma Sutras, and Bhagavad Gita. She is the editor of the monastery's journal "Samvit," which publishes poetry, biographies, and scriptural studies.
The talk will be streamed live here: https://youtube.com/live/BgH3ztyqL4E .
Her talk at Duke is co-sponsored by Ramakrishna Vedanta Society of North Carolina, Duke Chapel, and Duke Divinity School.