Presented By: Saregama India Ltd.
Conceived By: Swami Mukundananda
Written and Directed By: Ipshita Maitra, A Nation Tomorrow Production
Who am I? What is my purpose? Is there a creator or just molecules and matter? Am I more than my body, there is more than just my mind...what is the spirit, the atman? Where does it reside? These are questions we often ask ourselves but do we succeed in finding a solution?
Introduction to Spirituality is an attempt to tackle these questions and more. The film is embedded and grounded in science and logic in spirituality, backed by techniques and practices. A tight capsule giving an overview with methods, meditation and sadhanas which are true to the subject.
Swami Mukundananda is a world-renowned teacher of Spirituality, Yoga, and Meditation. He received his degrees in Engineering and Management from the two world famous institutes in India, IIT and IIM. However, the call of God was so strong that he entered the renounced order of sanyas, dedicating his life to the service of humankind. He was inspired hundreds of thousands of people the world over, on the path of spiritual growth, holistic health, yoga, meditation, service to society, and God-realization.
Swamiji is the senior disciple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj. To fulfil the desire of his Spiritual Master for spreading Master for spreading the teachings in the western world, Swamiji conducts weeklong camps every year in 30 cities of USA. He has also been invited to speak at various Fortune 500 companies, like Google, Oracle, etc. For the youth, Swamiji has conducted programs at prestigious universities, such as Princeton, Stanford, Kellogg, MIT and Duke Univ.
Swamiji’s enlightening discourses clarify the deepest concepts of the Vedic scriptures, with wit, humor, and perfect logic, to satisfy even the most discerning of knowledge-seekers, about the simple and straightforward path to God-realization that can be practiced by anyone. Using his profound knowledge, he quotes masterfully from the Vedas, Upanishads, Shreemad Bhagavatam, Puranas, Bhagavad Geeta, Ramayan, and other Eastern scriptures and western scriptures.
Swamiji is the founder of JKYog, a comprehensive system of Yoga for the body, mind and soul. Alongside with the discourses, he also conducts wellness for life camps, in which he teaches spiritually surcharged forms of Yoga, Pranayam, Meditation, Relaxation, and Diet.
Swamiji cares deeply about imparting Hindu cultural and spiritual values to the younger generation, especially in the West. Towards this end, he has conceived a special Personality Development program called, “The Bal-Mukund playground for Vedic Wisdom”. It includes character-building education, yoga, meditation, devotional singing, cultural appreciation and religious training.
Let us now drink the nectar of his divine words.