1. Kirtan Yoga in Seatle

    On Sunday, September 18th, 2016 Radhanath Swami took part in an event called Kirtan Yoga at the ISKCON Vedic Cultural Center in Seattle, Washington. Approximately 1500 guest attended the day long event which brought kirtan singers from around the world together.   Guest kirtan singers included: Gina Sala – Famous vocalist, composer, music director, sound healer, kirtan singer and teacher from Seattle. Karnamrita Dasi – Classically trained as a vocalist in India for nearly a decade and immersed in kirtan (devotional music) since birth, Karnamrita Dasi is one of the world’s leading kirtan singers as...
  2. Talk & Book Signing at Golden Bridge Yoga Studio, Santa Monica, California

    On Wednesday, July 12th, 2016 Radhanath Swami attended a “The Journey Within” book signing event that was held at the Golden Bridge Yoga studio located in Santa Monica, CA. The founders of this studio- Gurmukh and her daughter Wahe invited Maharaj for an evening featuring kirtan and a talk. The studio has a wide clientele of people from all spheres of life and was crowded with 75 guests including the soul kirtan artist, C.C. White. A beautiful soft kirtan was led before Radhanath Swami’s arrival. In his talk he recounted stories illustrating...
  3. Talk and Book Signing at Veda Yoga, Los Angeles

    On July 13, 2016 Radhanath Swami spoke at the Veda Yoga studio in Los Angeles. The event was organized by Kumudini, a yoga teacher and friend of Radhanath Swami. This studio is located within walking distance of the Los Angeles ISKCON temple and the event featured a large gathering of devotees and yoga students. The studio was resounding with an ecstatic kirtan led by the LA temple singers who set the mood for an exciting talk by Radhanath Swami. Every inch of the space in the studio was occupied, with people also standing in...
  4. Radhanath Swami Speaks at New York’s Rubin Museum of Art

      On Saturday, May 7, Radhanath Swami spoke before a capacity crowd at The Rubin Museum of Art in New York City. The Rubin Museum is dedicated to the preservation of the art and cultures of the Himalayas, India and neighboring regions. On the eve of the release of his upcoming book The Journey Within, Radhanath Swami was interviewed by yoga teacher and social activist, Dana Flynn on the topic of how to live spiritually through yoga in an increasingly materialistic and impersonal world. Following the discussion Radhanath Swami took...
  5. Bhakti Immersion at Govardhan Eco-Village

    Over one hundred participants from five yoga and kirtan groups joined the Bhakti Immersion Retreat held at Govardhan Eco Village (GEV), near Mumbai, from January 25 to January 29, 2016. In the words of Vishvambhar Sheth, who headed one of the groups, the retreat consisted of “Bhakti teachings, yoga asana classes, Ayurveda and of course dancing and chanting!” Another group leader John Smritic shared on social media a picture of Radhanath Swami addressing the participants of the retreat (John included) and texted his experience, “360° mountain surround, golden setting sun,...
  6. Radhanath Swami Speaks on the Search for Happiness at Golden Bridge Yoga

    On the evening of July 14, 2015 Radhanath Swami spoke at Golden Bridge Yoga in Santa Monica, California. He was given a very warm welcome by Gurmukh Kaur Khalsa the co-founder and director of from Golden Bridge, who asked him to speak on the topic of ‘The Search for Happiness’. Radhanath Swami began by thanking the audience and expressing his special gratitude to Gurmukh and Gurushabd. He then recounted his early days as a small boy in Northern Illinois shoveling snow off the driveway in the brutal cold hearing the...
  7. Radhanath Swami Speaks at Divine Life Society’s International Headquarters

    On the evening of March 2nd, 2015, Radhanath Swami spoke at Sivananda Ashram, the International Headquarters of the Divine Life Society in Rishikesh. He was invited to speak by the President of the Society Param Pujya Swami Vimalananda Saraswati. During the evening Satsanga Swami Vimalananda Saraswati introduced Radhanath Swami to an international gathering of 150 yogis and devotees; leaders of the society, including General Secretary Swami Padmanabhananda Saraswati, were present. “We met each other for the first time in the 1970s on a mountaintop monastery in the United States. There...
  8. Bhakti Yoga Retreat to the Bahamas

    Join Radhanath Swami for five days of immersion in the teachings of Bhakti, the yoga of devotion, in the idyllic setting of the Sivananda Ashram in Paradise Island, Bahamas. Each day we will hear heart opening lectures from Radhanath Swami accompanied by the music of Gaura Vani. For more information and registration please click here. For more details please contact: sg@radhanathswami.com
  9. Radhanath Swami Joins International Yoga Festival, Rishikesh

    For the third time in the past four years Radhanath Swami took part in the annual International Yoga Festival in Rishikesh, this year from the 1st through the 3rd March. The week-long event attracted more than 1000 students from 55 countries. It was organized by Paramarth Niketan Ashram, the largest ashram in Rishikesh and one of the largest spiritual institutions in India. Pujya Swami Chidananda Saraswati is the president of the ashram. An international group of forty-seven teachers participated including yoga teachers Gurumukh Kaur Khalsa, Laura Plumb, Jules Febre, spiritual...
  10. Speaking to New Students at New York’s Bhakti Center

    The Bhakti Center is a non-profit cultural arts center on New York’s Lower East Side and a project that draws largely from the vision and inspiration of Radhanath Swami. On the evening of December 20th, 2014, The Bhakti Center hosted a special evening and dinner with Radhanath Swami exclusively for participants of some of the courses they offered during the Fall of 2014. The courses included… BHAKTI 101, a 36 hour course spanning 12 weeks covering the fundamental teachings of Bhakti Yoga as practiced in Gaudiya Vaishnavism and presented by...