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Celebrating Nayaswami Anandi’s Life

Dear Friend, Master and Swamiji came with a special mission to uplift human consciousness during a time of confusion and turmoil as we transition into Dwapara Yuga. A group of young people came to Swamiji in the late 1960s and early 1970s to dedicate their lives to serving this mission. Often with no prior spiritual calling or interest, they came … Read More

Spiritualizing Relationships

Life is the Teacher

Nayaswami Devi writes that “A true spiritual teacher like Swamiji is much more than even his wisdom, his guidance, or love.” Nayaswami Devi shares some of the life lessons she learned from Swamiji that can also teach and guide us.

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My Personal Journey with Autobiography

We came into the world just weeks apart, Autobiography of a Yogi and I, born together in December 1946. Both of us were riding on waves of human hope: I was part of the “baby boomer” generation that emerged after millions of American servicemen returned from World War II. Hoping to leave the horrors of war behind, the soldiers wanted … Read More

Clarity Magazine, Spiritual Community, Spiritual Growth

Excerpts from: Faith Is My Armor: The Life of Swami Kriyananda

During their time together at Twenty-Nine Palms, Paramhansa Yogananda gave much personal instruction to his disciple, young Donald Walters, regarding Donald’s own future, and also the future directions of the work.

Clarity Magazine, Spiritual Growth

The Writing of Faith Is My Armor

In the spring of 2004, Swamiji called and said that with the work starting to grow in India, a short biography of his life was very much needed.

Clarity Magazine, Daily Life

Book Review: God Is for Everyone

The search for a meaningful concept of God begins by exploring the question: What is the goal of life?