1. ‘The Journey Home’ Book Launch in Latvia

      As part of his Summer European Tour on Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 at the famous Rigas’s Daile Theater in Latvia, Radhanath Swami spoke on “The Journey Home.” This event marked the official launch of his book in Latvia. The occasion was received by a 1000 attendees. Radhanath Swami shared many examples from his journey which finally culminates in his meeting of his spiritual teacher Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. The colourful stories deeply touched the hearts of the listeners. After the talk a press conference was held, with questions presented to Radhanath...
  2. ‘The Journey Home’ Now Available as an Audio Book

    Mandala Publishing has released Radhanath Swami’s The Journey Home as an Audio Book. In this extraordinary memoir, he weaves a colorful tapestry of adventure, mysticism, and love. With the author’s masterful reading, listeners are guided by the former Richard Slavin from the suburbs of Chicago to the caves of the Himalayas as he transforms from young seeker to renowned spiritual guide. The Journey Home is an incredibly intimate account of the author’s steps to self-awareness and also a penetrating glimpse into the heart of mystic traditions and the challenges that all souls...
  3. Sacred Images

    Radhanath Swami recording the audio book version of The Journey Home. Greenwich Village, New York, 6/13/2012 [photo by Gaura Vani Buchwald]
  4. “The Journey Home” Launched in Delhi

    “The old steam engine hissed and whistled through the night until, in the first gray light of the morning, it pulled into the station at Old Delhi.” Excerpts from The Journey Home Radhanath Swami’s first rendezvous in India was with Delhi. The city, which has been the gateway for most visitors coming to India, also welcomed Richard Slavin (now Radhanath Swami) way back in 1970. Incidentally, the city derives its name from the word ‘Dehli’ or ‘Dehleez’ which means ‘the gateway’. Years later, Radhanath Swami was here to present the...