Navaratri

Photos/ Videos 2014

Oct. 9 | Photos/ Videos Taken during Navaratri¬†Celebration at Sivananda Ashram from 25th Sept to 3rd Oct 2014. [Show as slideshow] ... Read more »
Durga Puja or Navaratri

Durga Puja or Navaratri

Oct. 21 | by Swami Sivananda SALUTATIONS to the Divine Mother, Durga, who exists in all beings in the form of intelligence, mercy, beauty, who is the consort of Lord Shiva, who creates,... Read more »

Articles by Swami Sivananda

Significance of The Holy Guru-Purnima Day

Significance of The Holy Guru-Purnima Day

Aug. 8 | Sankaram Sankaracharyam Kesavam Badarayanam; Sutra-Bhashya-Kritau Vande Bhagavantau Punah Punah I adore Lord Siva, Lord Vishnu, Bhagavan Vyasa and Sri Sankaracharya. I again and... Read more »

The Role of The Guru

Aug. 8 | Ajnana-Timirandhasya Jnananjana-Salakaya; Chakshurunmilitam Yena Tasmai Sri Gurave Namah. Prostrations to that Guru who, by the collyrium-rod of Knowledge,... Read more »

Articles by Swami Chidananda

The Subjective Dimension of Prayer

Feb. 12 | By Swami Chidananda We will soon be observing the sacred annual worship of Lord Siva, Mahasivaratri. It is customary to regard and to speak of Lord Siva... Read more »
Guru Purnima Message

Guru Purnima Message

Aug. 8 | July 1964 Om Namo Bhagavte Sivanandaya! Salutations and worshipful Pranams to the sacred lotus-Feet of the Guru whose form is to be an object of our meditation, whose feet are... Read more »

Articles by Swami Krishnananda

Rama – The Apotheosis of Human Perfection

Rama – The Apotheosis of Human Perfection

Mar. 22 | by Swami Krishnananda Let us observe this auspicious occasion of Sri Ramanavami as a moment of contemplation on a special spark of Divinity that made its advent on the earth.... Read more »