1. Experiencing & Sharing Divine Love at Yogamaya NYC

    On July 29th, 2014, Yogamaya yoga studio in the Chelsea section of New York City, hosted Radhanath Swami as their guest speaker for the fourth anniversary as a studio. Radhanath Swami spoke to a packed house about bhakti-yoga and kirtan was led by Ananta Govinda, Acyuta Gopi, and Amala Harinam. Below is an excerpt of the talk. Over the years when we develop communities we find any possible excuse to have festivals so that we can come together as a family. mac-citta mad-gata-prana / bodhayantah parasparam kathayantas ca mam nityam...
  2. Radhanath Swami Speaks at Shaktifest Decompression

    On Tuesday June 3, 2014 Radhanath Swami was the guest of honor at Earthwe Studios, Bergamot Art Gallery, in Santa Monica, California on the occasion of post- Shaktifest Decompression hosted by Eric and Joy Levine. About 50 people attended the program.  Academy Award winning actor, director and producer Forest Whitaker was also present at the event. The evening’s program began with kirtan with Cooper Madison and  Madhumati Gaurangi of the Gandharvas Band, and C.C.White. Radhanath Swami spoke about the importance of time, illustrating how each moment makes our life precious....
  3. Bhakti Immersion Retreat

    On June 26th, 2014, Radhanath Swami spoke at the third annual Bhakti Immersion Retreat. Amongst the rolling hills of upstate New York, he joined over 50 guests and other presenters to speak on bhakti yoga. The Bhakti Immersion was a four-day getaway with classes on Srimad Bhagavatam, japa chanting, Bhagavad-gita, bharatnatyam dance, yoga, kartal playing, devotional poetry, storytelling from Mahabharata and lots of kirtan. Since the retreat fell upon the 100th anniversary of the disappearance of the great saint Bhaktivinode Thakur, Radhanath Swami choose to speak on his glories, along with...
  4. Talk at Naam Yoga, Santa Monica

    On Saturday May, 31st, 2014 Radhanath Swami was the guest of Kumi Yogini (Kumudini) at Namm Yoga in Santa Monica California. 150 guests attended the talk. Kirtan singer CC White began the program with a soul stirring Maha Mantra kirtan followed by a heart-fealt introduction from Kumi. Radhanath Swami spoke on the nature of the living being to seek pleasure. He narrated the story of Sindhutai, an Indian social worker popularly known as the Mother of Orphans. She has received over 250 awards at both national and international level. Even...
  5. Discourse at the Divine Life Society

    On the evening of the 6th of March’ 2014, Radhanath Swami addressed an international group of one hundred yoga enthusiasts at the Sivananda Samadhi temple, the International Headquarters of the Divine Life Society, Rishikesh. Prominent leaders of the Divine Life Society also attended the program. Shri Vimalananda Saraswati, the President, introduced Radhanath Swami and praised the accomplishments of Srila Prabhupada, the guru of Radhanath Swami. He acclaimed Srila Prabhupada’s braving two heart attacks on his voyage to America and gifting the world with the chanting of the Holy Names of...
  6. Bhakti Yoga Retreat in the Bahamas

    Along with his dear friend and kirtan singer Gauravani, Radhanath Swami will lead a Bhakti Yoga Retreat at the Sivananda Ashram in the Bahamas. Information on the retreat can be found below. To register, call the number below or click here.
  7. Satsang Program at the Anand Prakash Yoga Ashram

    Anand Prakash Yoga Ashram is one of the most prominent ashrams in Rishikesh, India, on the bank of the Ganges river, at the foot of the Himalayan Mountains. Yogirishi Vishvketu ji and Chetana Panwar, the founders of the ashram, invited Radhanath Swami for a satsang program on the evening of 5th March, 2014. More than two hundred spiritual seekers and yogis who had been visiting Rishikesh converged at the ashram to attend Radhanath Swami’s discourse and kirtans. Radhanath Swami spoke about the historical conversation between Vidura and Maitreya that took...
  8. International Yoga Festival at Rishikesh

      At the 15th annual International Yoga Festival, held from the 1st to the 7th of March, 2014, Radhanath Swami addressed over 600 participants from about 50 countries. Invited as one of the leading speakers for the event, held in Rishikesh in the Himalayas, Radhanath Swami gave three talks:  “Yoga of Love”; “My Experiences with the Himalayan Yogis”; and “In giving we Receive.” The festival was organized by Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, one of the largest spiritual institutions in India. Swami Chidananda Saraswati, the president of the ashram, attended Radhanath...
  9. Meeting Sindhutai Sapkal and the Jivamukti Yoga Students at the GEV

    Sindhutai Sapkal, the legendary woman who single handedly fought abuse and injustice to be a ray of hope for thousands of destitute children, visited the Govardhan Eco Village (GEV) on the 12th of January’ 2014. She was invited by Radhanath Swami to visit the GEV and meet yoga students and Bio technology students who had come from America. Sharon Gannon and Jules Febre, teachers of Jivamukti Yoga were accompanied by 48 students attending their yoga retreat at the GEV. Dr Nikita Parmar, a professor of Bio-technology from the California State...
  10. Meeting with B. K. S. Iyengar and ‘The Journey Home’ Club

    On the evening of 21st December 2013, Mr. Santish Gupta, hosted a ‘The Journey Home’ book club meeting at his home in Pune. The Gupta family owns the Crossword Book Store a very popular chain in India. The yoga legend BKS Iyengar addressed the meeting through a letter he had written to the organizers. He was to be the chief guest, but was unable to grace the occasion due to a health concern, and so had invited Radhanath Swami to come and see him at his residence prior to the...