Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Hindu > The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in Eternal Silence)(A Rare Book)
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in Eternal Silence)(A Rare Book)
The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in Eternal Silence)(A Rare Book)
Description
Introduction

The following letter is one of eighty-one letters written by Swami Satyananda Giri to the author during his monastic training from 1950 to 1971. Swami Satyananda Giri was initiated by Hangsa Swami Kebalananda and he was the chief monastic disciple and spiritual successor of Swami Sriyukteswas Giri in India.

Satyananda lived in the hermitages at the Karar Asram, Puri (from 1919 to 1921), at Ranchi (from 1922 to 1941), and at Sevayatan (from 1943 to 1971). When he was not at the hermitage, he would go around the country to help spiritual seekers from these hermitages and to visit the other branches. He was a divine yogi, poet, musicians, educationist and philanthropist. He held multiple postions and responsibilities as follows:

He was appointed “Asram Swami” (the monk of the hermitage) at Puri Karar Asram in 1921 by Sriyukteswar.

During the years 1922 to 1941, he was the principal pf Ranchi Brahmacharya Vidyalaya (school). He was the founder and Executive Secretary-General of Yogoda Sat Sanga (YSS) Society of India (1936 to 1941). He was a life member of YSS and the third president of Sadhu Sova (from 1952 to 1971), a society of Swamis, founded by his mentor Swami Sriyukteswar. In addition, he was the first president (from 1953 to 1971) of Sat Sang Mission, Sevayatan (Seva means “service,” ayatan means “house”; Sevayatan, then, means “Service Center”). The hermitage Sevayatan, where Satayananda lived the last twenty-seven years of his life, offers many programs, such as a postgraduate teacher training college, junior technical school, boys’ high school, basic education for boys, junior high school for girls, hospital with outdoor and indoor facilities, library, press, and a yoga temple. Some of these programs are financially sponsored by the State Government of West Bengal. The institutions mentioned are residential.

The author started his monastic training under Satyananda during his teen years, simultaneously continuing to study for eight years at Satyananda’s brother disciple Paramhansa Yogananda’s hermitage, YSS.

Satyananda was asked specifically by Babaji, the divine Himalayan Yogi, to train young Satyeswarananda, the author, in Kriya and to give appropriate monastic training. Later, the author lived several years with Babaji in the Himalayas to study further intricacies of Kriya Science.

Contents

Dedicationv
Books by the same authorvii
List of Illustrationsx
Introductionxiii
1The Early Years3
2Discourse on Atma Kriya-Pranayam58
3Discourse on Kriya with Swami Satyananda83
4Days of Wandering on Pilgrimage Visited Kumbha Mela167
5The Gupta Vaisnabi Sakti Pitj203
6The First Meeting with Mahamuni Babaji248
7The Kriya Sutras258
8Discourse on Kriya with Mahamuni Babaji296
9The Road Map of the Original Kriya312
10Pilgrimage with Babaji in the Himalayas324
11A Routine Lifestyle and Pilgrimage to Sagar Mela338
12From the Himalayas to America347
13Synoptic Spiritual Advice364

The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in Eternal Silence)(A Rare Book)

Item Code:
NAE813
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2012
ISBN:
9781877854491
Language:
English
Size:
9.0 inch X 6.0 inch
Pages:
414 (Throughout B/W Illustrations)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 600 gms
Price:
$42.00   Shipping Free
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in Eternal Silence)(A Rare Book)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 6462 times since 21st Oct, 2016
Introduction

The following letter is one of eighty-one letters written by Swami Satyananda Giri to the author during his monastic training from 1950 to 1971. Swami Satyananda Giri was initiated by Hangsa Swami Kebalananda and he was the chief monastic disciple and spiritual successor of Swami Sriyukteswas Giri in India.

Satyananda lived in the hermitages at the Karar Asram, Puri (from 1919 to 1921), at Ranchi (from 1922 to 1941), and at Sevayatan (from 1943 to 1971). When he was not at the hermitage, he would go around the country to help spiritual seekers from these hermitages and to visit the other branches. He was a divine yogi, poet, musicians, educationist and philanthropist. He held multiple postions and responsibilities as follows:

He was appointed “Asram Swami” (the monk of the hermitage) at Puri Karar Asram in 1921 by Sriyukteswar.

During the years 1922 to 1941, he was the principal pf Ranchi Brahmacharya Vidyalaya (school). He was the founder and Executive Secretary-General of Yogoda Sat Sanga (YSS) Society of India (1936 to 1941). He was a life member of YSS and the third president of Sadhu Sova (from 1952 to 1971), a society of Swamis, founded by his mentor Swami Sriyukteswar. In addition, he was the first president (from 1953 to 1971) of Sat Sang Mission, Sevayatan (Seva means “service,” ayatan means “house”; Sevayatan, then, means “Service Center”). The hermitage Sevayatan, where Satayananda lived the last twenty-seven years of his life, offers many programs, such as a postgraduate teacher training college, junior technical school, boys’ high school, basic education for boys, junior high school for girls, hospital with outdoor and indoor facilities, library, press, and a yoga temple. Some of these programs are financially sponsored by the State Government of West Bengal. The institutions mentioned are residential.

The author started his monastic training under Satyananda during his teen years, simultaneously continuing to study for eight years at Satyananda’s brother disciple Paramhansa Yogananda’s hermitage, YSS.

Satyananda was asked specifically by Babaji, the divine Himalayan Yogi, to train young Satyeswarananda, the author, in Kriya and to give appropriate monastic training. Later, the author lived several years with Babaji in the Himalayas to study further intricacies of Kriya Science.

Contents

Dedicationv
Books by the same authorvii
List of Illustrationsx
Introductionxiii
1The Early Years3
2Discourse on Atma Kriya-Pranayam58
3Discourse on Kriya with Swami Satyananda83
4Days of Wandering on Pilgrimage Visited Kumbha Mela167
5The Gupta Vaisnabi Sakti Pitj203
6The First Meeting with Mahamuni Babaji248
7The Kriya Sutras258
8Discourse on Kriya with Mahamuni Babaji296
9The Road Map of the Original Kriya312
10Pilgrimage with Babaji in the Himalayas324
11A Routine Lifestyle and Pilgrimage to Sagar Mela338
12From the Himalayas to America347
13Synoptic Spiritual Advice364
Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to The Journey of A Himalayan Hermit (In Quest of Truth: Self Within in... (Hindu | Books)

Himalayan Hermit (The Lofty Life of Sri. Swami Tapovanam)
Item Code: IDK789
$9.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Journey of a Himalayan Hermit (Part 2)
Item Code: NAL021
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Love Whispers
Item Code: NAG672
$18.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Kriya Sutras (In Eleven International Language)
Item Code: NAL023
$35.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Guidence From The Guru
Item Code: NAG545
$5.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Biography of a Yogi Yogananda (Volume 2)
Item Code: NAJ116
$40.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
SLAVES OF THE LORD (THE PATH OF THE TAMIL SAINTS)
Item Code: IHD60
$40.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Mahamuni Babaji and His Legacy
by Swami Satyeswaranada
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
The Sanskrit Classics
Item Code: IHF082
$68.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Skanda-Purana (23 Volumes)
Item Code: IDF415
$525.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Yoga Stories and Parables
Item Code: NAC019
$15.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Holy Ganga
by Kaushal Kishore
Paperback (Edition: 2008)
Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDL129
$17.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
A very comprehensive site for a company with a good reputation.
Robert, UK
I am extremely happy to receive such a beautiful and unique brass idol of Bhagavan Shri Hanumanji. It has been very securely packed and delivered without delay. Thank you very much.
Dheeranand Swamiji
I love this website . Always high quality unique products full of spiritual energy!!! Very fast shipping as well.
Kileigh
Thanks again Exotic India! Always perfect! Great books, India's wisdom golden peak of knowledge!!!
Fotis, Greece
I received the statue today, and it is beautiful! Worth the wait! Thank you so much, blessings, Kimberly.
Kimberly, USA
I received the Green Tara Thangka described below right on schedule. Thank you a million times for that. My teacher loved it and was extremely moved by it. Although I have seen a lot of Green Tara thangkas, and have looked at other Green Tara Thangkas you offer and found them all to be wonderful, the one I purchased is by far the most beautiful I have ever seen -- or at least it is the one that most speaks to me.
John, USA
Your website store is a really great place to find the most wonderful books and artifacts from beautiful India. I have been traveling to India over the last 4 years and spend 3 months there each time staying with two Bengali families that I have adopted and they have taken me in with love and generosity. I love India. Thanks for doing the business that you do. I am an artist and, well, I got through I think the first 6 pages of the book store on your site and ordered almost 500 dollars in books... I'm in trouble so I don't go there too often.. haha.. Hari Om and Hare Krishna and Jai.. Thanks a lot for doing what you do.. Great !
Steven, USA
Great Website! fast, easy and interesting!
Elaine, Australia
I have purchased from you before. Excellent service. Fast shipping. Great communication.
Pauline, Australia
Have greatly enjoyed the items on your site; very good selection! Thank you!
Kulwant, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2019 © Exotic India