1. Harmonizing Body, Mind, and Soul – Radhanath Swami at Oracle

    On August 10, 2010 over 120 people filled the Oracle Fitness Center at the Oracle Headquarters in Redwood Shores, California for a talk by Radhanath Swami on “Harmonizing Body, Mind, and Soul”. Oracle is one of the world’s leading computer technology companies, The afternoon event was hosted by Oracle member Sandhya Rajput, and Swami was graciously introduced by Rashmi Bajaj, another fellow employee of Oracle. Swami began his talk by telling the story of a good friend of his from India, who has to go through tremendous amount of turmoil reorganizing...
  2. Radhanath Swami Guest Speaker at Milken Institute’s Global Conference

    During the week of May 1-4, 2011, Radhanath Swami participated in the 2011 Global Conference of the Milken Institute at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California. The Milken Institute is the brain-child and inspiration of Mike Milken, one of the most well-known American business magnates and philanthropists. The Milken Institute Global Conference has taken place every year since 1998. According to the Institute’s website, the Global Conference “brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world – from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates....
  3. Radhanath Swami Speaks at Apple Headquarters

    In the early afternoon of August 9th, 2010, Radhanath Swami was invited to speak at the headquarters of the world’s most valuable company, Apple, located in Cupertino, CA.  The Apple Indian Association (AIA) hosted this special gathering of over 60 people, and they asked Radhanath Swami to speak on his “Life-Changing Journey Through Yoga”. After being introduced by AIA host Deepak Chandani, Radhanath Swami began by explaining that yoga is meant to bring us back to the realization of who we actually are, which allows us to go deeper in...
  4. “Influence Without Affluence”- Radhanath Swami Speaks at Starbucks Global Headquarters

      The largest coffee chain in the world opened its doors to Radhanath Swami on June 2nd, as he was welcomed to Starbucks’ Global Headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Over 100 employees gathered to hear him speak on ‘Influence Without Affluence’. Introduced by Arun Lakshmanan, the company’s IT director, Radhanath Swami went on to describe the power that authenticity and integrity have in affecting true change in the world, saying ‘Integrity is to choose what is right, rather than what is easy. Integrity is to choose to live with values that...
  5. Radhanath Swami Speaks at HSBC on the Meaning of Diwali

    Thursday, October 6th marked the Hindu festival of Dashera which celebrates the victory of the noble Rama over the evil Ravana as told in India’s great epic, the Ramayan. Dashera leads up to Diwali which celebrates Rama’s victorious return to his home in Ayodhya. To observe these events the Vedic Society at the Global Headquarters of HSBC invited Radhanath Swami to speak to a group of over 1000 bankers including senior executives from the UK Home Office and other investment banks, at it’s landmark skyscraper in Canary Wharf, London. As...
  6. Radhanath Swami at Ford Motor Company

    From the @Ford Online Newsroom DEARBORN – Late last month, H. H. Radhanath Swami made a historic visit to Ford Motor Company – sponsored by the Ford Asian Indian Association and coordinated by Guru Palaniappan, supervisor, Product Development Design. Radhanath Swami (Richard Slavin), who was born and raised in suburban Chicago during the 1960s and marched with civil rights leaders for the ideals of Martin Luther King Jr., lived in India for many years as a monk and later returned to America to share the sacred knowledge and wisdom he...
  7. Swami Speaks to 830 HSBC Bankers

    It seemed as if time had paused on Thursday 7th April to witness a historical event where two extreme ends of the world met for a fusion of the material to the spiritual. His Holiness Radhanath Swami was invited as key note speaker on behalf of the Euro CEO of HSBC to address a large gathering of high profile influential bankers along with the Group Manager of the Board on the topic of universal equality.