Introducing the Next Generation

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For the past few weeks, the grade 11 students have been taking turns doing their practicums during our afternoon yoga classes. It’s the practical examination for their Level One Kundalini Yoga Teacher Training course. They’ve spent the year studying yoga philosophy, practicing various aspects of a yogic lifestyle, and learning …

Going out with a Bang!

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The 12th grade party, or 12thies, is a highlight of the year, especially for our graduating students. It’s a time to celebrate the graduating class, recognize what they’ve accomplished and share our hopes for them as they get ready to embark on the next phase of their life. The party …

They Showed us What They're Made Of

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The year of competitions ended on Friday with the always exciting yoga competition. Heading into this competition Gold House was in the lead, 55 points ahead of Blue House. Blue House put their best forward and won the yoga competition but it wasn’t enough to move them into first place …

Eight Hundred Cookies!

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The Hari Simran Foundation has set up an annual grant for students who want funds to execute a community service oriented seva project. This year the grant was awarded to Nova and Luna. Their seva was to bake cookies and make cards for all of the workers who serve at Miri Piri …

Bump, set, spike

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Last Saturday was a beautiful day for a volleyball competition. As usual, all four houses competed in this round robin tournament with Blue House coming out the victor! This was a particularly friendly competition as volleyball hasn’t been played at the school much this year so expectations were low. It was …

The Results Are In

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The results of the art competition are in! Each year the students in the Creative and Performing Arts department submit pieces of art that are displayed in the Academic Building and then adjudicated by our staff and visitors at our Open House. There are five categories of art submitted including …

40 Days of Devotion

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Our second annual 40 days of seva and sadhana has begun!  In the springtime, the students have the option to participate in 40 days of parkarma seva at the Golden Temple or 40 days of sadhana at Miri Piri Academy. This year the majority of students have chosen to participate …