Chapter 9: Let us meet Master Mahasaya, the blissful devotee of Divine Mother and learn from him the sweetness of God’s love and compassion.
Chapter 8: India’s Great Scientist, J. C. Bose
Chapter 7: We finish this chapter with the priceless & humourous precepts from Bhaduri Mahasaya, the Levitating Saint.
We finish Chapter 6 with the exhilarating tale of the Tiger Swami, and enter into Chapter 7, as we are introduced to the Levitating Saint, Bhaduri Mahasaya.
We finished Chapter 5, with Mukunda’s encounter with the Perfume Saint, and moved into the next chapter to meet the Tiger Swami.
Chapter 5: We begin this chapter with the highly philosophical conversation between Yogananda and a Sadhu at the Kalighat temple.
We are very happy to offer you (in collaboration with the University of South Carolina) this original video footage of Swami Yogananda visiting New York City in 1923. Phil Goldberg describes the moment in his acclaimed biography The Life of Yogananda: The Story of the Yogi Who Became the First Modern Guru, pages 117-118: “The falling of leaves in 1923 … Read More
Chapter 4 We finish Chapter 4 with wonderful stories from the life of Lahiri Mahasaya, shared by his disciple Swami Kebalananda, and Yogananda’s newly appointed Sanskrit tutor. We’ll continue where we left off in the next class.
Chapter 4 Thwarted in his attempt to run away to the Himalayas, Yogananda’s brother tries once again to dissuade him from continuing his search for God. We’ll continue where we left off in the next class. videos
Chapter 3 & 4 We finished chapter 3 and moved into the 4th chapter. After Yogananda’s meeting in Benares with Swami Pranabananda (the Saint with two bodies), Yogananda now back in Calcutta tries to escape with his two friends to the Himalayas. But will he make it? We’ll continue where we left off in the next class.