Unitarian Universalists to celebrate Indian culture Sunday

Haydn Larson will present “Removing Obstacles on the Path” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2487 A1A South.


Haydn will discuss several key verses from the Bhagavad Gita, a Vedic scripture explaining Yogic principles. There will also be a performance of a Kirtan and classical Vedic music. A buffet of Indian vegetarian finger food snacks will follow the presentation.

Larson is a local sculptor and poet, and a fixture at the St. Augustine farmers market. He is known for his distinctive astrological, Pagan, and Vedic spiritual pieces.

Haydn grew up in Texas, graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in sculpture, then began studying Yoga with friends in the Hare Krishna Movement.

This led to a year and half in India studying sculpture and yoga.

Upon returning to America, he organized a team of artists who created a multimedia exhibits of the Bhagavad Gita in Los Angeles and Detroit. He and his family moved to Florida in 2002.

Fellowship meetings, religious education for children and child care are provided at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. For information, go to uufsa.org.