Lecture: Importance of human birth – Journey of selfdiscovery by Swami Tattvarupananda

Swami Tattvarupananda is giving a lecture during a satsang in the Yoga Vidya ashram Bad Meinberg. He begins with a story which makes you think about what belongs to you. To tell you beforehand it’s neither your thoughts nor your soul.

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Swami Tattwarupananda got his deep knowledge about Vedanta and spiritual truth as a long time student of Swami Dayanandas in the tradition of Swami Sivananda. He teaches yoga, Vedanta and Bhagavad Gita in several ashrams and schools and he is also leading a Gurukulam for underprivileged children in Trivandrum, Kerala.

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The Lion and the Sheep + Shankara and his Disciples – Lecture by Shekar Pandey

Prof. Dr. Chandrashekar („Shekhar“) Pandey – teaches at the Institut of Social Studies, Den Haag, Netherlands. He is a „seeker“ and a teacher at the same time. In this video he talks among another story about Shankara.

Shankara is credited with unifying and establishing the main currents of thought in Hinduism.

His works in Sanskrit discuss the unity of the ātman and Nirguna Brahman „brahman without attributes“.

Shekar Pandey is also giving seminars in the Yoga Vidya ashrams. You can find them here.

There are many more English seminars offered by Yoga Vidya. You can find all of them with the link here. If you like Shankara and if you are a yoga teacher already the „Advanced Yoga Teachers’ Training Intensive F4 – Viveka Chudamani and Asana Intensive“ is perfect for you!

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19th Yoga Congress – „The role of a guru from a modern perspective“ with Shanmug

Shanmug is giving a lecture to the topic „The role of a guru from a modern perspective“. This speech happened during the 19th Yoga Congress in November 2016 in the Yoga Vidya Ashram in Bad Meinberg. If you want to know more about yoga and meditation visit our website by clicking here.

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Prana: life energy and other stories – by Dr. Nalini

This talk by Dr. Nalini is about prana. In living beings, the universal energy prana is considered responsible for all bodily functions through five types of prana, collectively known as the five vāyus. Tantra, ayurveda and Tibetan medicine all describe praṇā vāyu as the basic vāyu from which all the other vāyus arise. Dr. Nalini is giving lots of seminars in all yoga vidya ashrams every year. One of her seminars is also about prana healing and another one about pranic wellbeing. You can find them here.

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Lineage and Tradition of Yoga Vidya and Sukadev

Sukadev is talking about the lineage and tradition of Yoga Vidya and himself. Our lineage stars with Narayana and also contains Shankara. Shankara was an early 8th century Indian philosopher and theologian who consolidated the doctrine of Advaita Vedanta.

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Sukadev Bretz is the founder of Haus Yoga Vidya and the Yoga Vidya organisation. From his adolescence he was fascinated by the possibilities of the mind, learned fast reading autodidactically and attended concentration and memory training courses.

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What a nice place it is – Kirtan and Instructions by Swami Sivananda

Swami Sivananda chants and gives instructions. Historical Recording from Sivananda Ashram Rishikesh, probably from the 1950s. With Kirtan and English Chanting.

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Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 32

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

James Swartz Berlin 2014

James Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

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More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 31

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

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More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 30

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

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More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 29

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

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More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 28

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

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More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 27

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

Play

More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 26

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

Play

More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/

Podcast – James Swartz talks about the Bhagavad Gita Part 25

Live Recording of James Swartz talking about the Bhagavad Gita at Yoga Vidya Bad Meinberg, Germany.

2010-Murti-KrishnababyJames Swartz is a great and authentic Vedanta teacher. He studied with Swami Chinmayananda at the end of the 1960’s and the early 1970’s. He learned in India together with one of the most respected sages and is since then sharing his knowledge and wisdom with the rest of the world. We love how he teaches this very old knowledge with so much humor and smartness.

Play

More information about James Swartz:

http://www.shiningworld.com/site/

More about Yoga:

www.yoga-vidya.org

On Youtube:

James Swartz on Youtube

Do you want to become a yoga teacher?

http://www.yoga-vidya.org/english/teacher-training/