In order to assist in the mitigation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19),
As an alternative to onsite gatherings we have implemented live online video conferences.
Welcome to Kashi Nivas
Kashi Nivas is the name affectionately given to the Ann Arbor Shiva Meditation Ashram. The literal Sanskrit translation of "Kashi Nivas" is "shining seat". Kashi is an epithet of the Hindu God Shiva and another interpretation of Nivas is abode or "The Abode of Shiva".
The Kashi Nivas Shiva Meditation Ashram, located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, is as a gathering place for the practice of yoga and other events that include chanting, meditation, and programs that support a spiritual lifestyle, interfaith dialog, and community service. Read more...
Kashi Nivas Programs
All of our community service programs are open to the public. Sometimes programs occur outside of Kashi Nivas. Please check the Kashi Nivas Events Calendar for the most up to date locations and cancellations.