Swami Vishnu-devananda lived 1927-1993. In this podcast Nalini and Narayani tell a few anecdotes about Swami Vishnu-devananda and Swami Satyananda. Narayani lived in the Ashrams and Centers of Swami Vishnu-devananda for nearly 20 years. Nalini is a disciple of Swami Satyananda, but has seen Swami Vishnu-devananda several times. Nalini and Narayani are Yoga Masters teaching in different countries and continents. They speak during a Satsang after Meditation in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany
Paramahamsa Satyananda (1923-2009) was one of the foremost disciples of Swami Sivananda. He was the founder of the Bihar School of Yoga. Nalini Sahay, one of his senior disciples, talks in this Yoga Podcast about this great Master, and how his guidance helped her in her spiritual awakening and inner development. Nalini is living in Delhi, she has a PHD and is using Yoga for helping people in need. She is teaching Yoga Nidra, Tantra Meditations, Pavana Muktasana, Prana Vidya and other techniques that she learnt from her Guru, Swami Satyananda. Thi Podcast is recorded in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany where Nalini gives professional training courses regularly.
Swami Nityananda gives a message to sincere Yoga aspirants. Swami Nityananda is a direct disciple of Swami Sivananda. He is over 90 years old. His mind is very clear – filled with inspiration. For the Recording of this Podcast, he was sitting in his bed – and radiating wisdom. Recording by Sukadev of Yoga Vidya during his visit to Rishikesh and Delhi in February 2011.
How can you develop devotion? How you experience the Presence of God? Bhakti Yoga gives answers to these and other questions. In this short talk of a few minutes, Leela Mata gives the essence of Bhakti Yoga in a nutshell. Leela Mata gives seminars on Bhakti Yoga in Peaceful Valley Ashram Pennsylvania and in Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany.
Sincere Yoga aspirants often practice quite intensely to attain Enlightenment, Samadhi, top realize the Absolute. After some years, they sometimes get frustrated, as Enlightenment seems further and further away. How can you stay motivated in Yoga practice, if Samadhi, Enlightenment, seems so far after years of practice? Sukadev from Yoga Vidya Ashram Germany asks this question to the Yoga Masters Narayani and Nalini, while both women were present in the Ashram. Their answer is quite reassuring and heart opening. This Podcast is in English and translated into German.