Hindu Swamijis

Hindu Swamijis

Shri Shriyogeshvara Life History

Source Link Function: Guru Traditions: Advaita Vedanta, Shaiva, Shakt, Sanatan Dharma Main Countries of Activity: India, Russia, Ukraine,USA, Latvia Date of Birth: 03/10/1962 Place of Birth: Kapadavunj, Gujarat State, India Biography Guruji Shri Shriyogeshvaraji was born on 3rd October, 1962 at Kapadvunj, Gujarat State, India. His father was a doctor, Dr. Surendra Premananda Shah and […]

Sri Prajnaparamita Life History

Source Link Traditions: Advaita Vedanta, Mahayana Buddhism Main Countries of Activity: The Netherlands, France, UK Date of Birth: 1955 Place of Birth: The Netherlands Biography Born and living in the Netherlands, Prajnaparamita has been in spiritual search for her true nature most of her life. Initially investigating and studying psychology, religion and philosophy, she is […]

Swami Ashokananda Life History

Source Link Traditions: Ramakrishna-Vivekananda, Advaita Vedanta, Meditation, Tapoloka Main Countries of Activity: India, USA Date of Birth: September 23, 1893 Place of Birth: Durgapur, East Bengal, India (Presently Bangladesh) Date Left His/Her Body: December 1969 Biography Swami Ashokananda was a much-venerated monk of the Ramakrishna Order. He was ordained into sannyasa by Swami Shivananda, and […]

Swami Chidananda Saraswati Life History

Source Link Chidananda Saraswati (September 24, 1916 – August 28, 2008) was President of the Divine Life Society, Rishikesh, India. He is well known in India as a yogi, jnani and spiritual leader. He succeeded as President of the Divine Life Society in 1963, after the death of his predecessor, Sivananda Saraswati, who founded the […]

Sri Arjuna Ardagh Life History

Source Link Function: Spiritual Teacher Traditions: Advaita Main Countries of Activity: USA, Sweden, UK, Germany Date of Birth: May 3, 1957 Place of Birth: London, UK Biography Arjuna Ardagh, born 1957 in London, was educated at King’s School Canterbury, and later at Cambridge University in England, where he earned a Master’s degree in literature. Since […]

Sri Tirumular Life History

Tirumular (also spelt Thirumoolar etc., originally known as Sundaranātha) was a Tamil Shaivite mystic and writer, considered one of the sixty-three Nayanars and one of the 18 Siddhars. His main work, the Tirumantiram (also sometimes written Tirumanthiram, Tirumandhiram, etc.), which consists of over 3000 verses, forms a part of the key text of the Tamil […]

Sri Manikkavacakar Life History

Manikkavacakar (மாணிக்கவாசகர் – literally words like jewels) was a Tamil poet who wrote Tiruvasakam, a book of Shaiva hymns. Manikkavasakar was one of the main authors of saivite tirumurai: his work forms one volume of the Tirumurai, the key religious text of Tamil Shaiva Siddhanta. A minister to the Pandya king Varagunavarman II (c. 862 […]

Sri Subodh Katiyar Life History

Source Link Function: Spiritual Teacher Traditions: Advaita , Consciousness , Sanatan Dharma Main Countries of Activity: India Date of Birth: 25/09/1975 Place of Birth: Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India Biography Subodh Katiyar (called nowadays also Subodh Ji) was born on 25 september 1975 in Kanpur. Subodh Ji (Subodh – beautiful wisdom, Ji – respected) is a […]

Sri Dr. Vijai S. Shankar Life History

Source Link Function: Spiritual Teacher Traditions: Advaita Main Countries of Activity: UK, USA Date of Birth: 1949 Place of Birth: India Biography Born in India in the late 1940s, Shankar studied to become a medical doctor. He later came to England, where he earned a PhD in London for his research into cellular and molecular […]

Swami Harihar Life History

Source Link Traditions: Anhadyog, Hinduism, Bhakti, Gyan, Humanitarian Main Countries of Activity: India Date of Birth: 14-04-1970 Place of Birth: Delhi, India Biography Swami Harihar, presented as a Mahayogi, was born in 14-04-1970 to a Brahmin family in Delhi. He started his journey in 1988, a journey that is said to last until 1998. During […]