Arsha Vidya Center Donations, 2019

Gurudakshina & Expense Commitments of our classroom costs

All donations are exempt from tax under Section 501(C)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. The tax ID # for Arsha Vidya Center  is 82-4431891

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Pay to: Arsha Vidya Center

Mail to: Vijay Kapoor, 28615 Matadero Ct, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022


Salutations to our Resident teacher Shri Vijay Kapoor !

Current Classes (in progress) taught by Shri Vijay Kapoor (

Venue: 691 South Milpitas Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035

Talks are in English, and are free of charge All are welcome. Prior registration not required, but invited. Classes can be joined in progress.

Please visit for details of these classes.

1. Dakshinamurti Stotram: Tuesdays from 7:30 to 9 PM

2. Mandukya  Upanisad: Saturdays from 8 to 9:45 AM 

3. Bhagavad Gita (A Systematic end-to-end study): Saturdays from 10.00 to 11.30 AM


Visiting Swami's  in 2019 

Swamini Svatmanandaji visited in Jan 2019, and will revisit later in the year.

Swami Paramatmanandaji visited in April 2019

Swami Viditatmanandaji   visited in June 2019

See for details and updates to these programs