Welcome to the revised Swami Venkatesananda Website.

Both a renowned Sanskrit scholar and yogi, Swami Venkatesananda - like his master, Swami Sivananda - can be regarded as a sage of practical wisdom.

Focusing on issues that concern and unite all branches of yoga, it is our intention to provide materials that will enrich and enliven your understanding and practice of yoga.

Daily Readings

The next three daily readings are shown below. You may also view a complete listing on our Calendar of Daily Readings.

May 23, 2018
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1 — No Belief!

The quest for self-discovery is unending. When the identity has been found, the individuality has been lost. Realization is knowledge without a knower and an object, the known without ...

May 23, 2018
Bhagavad Gita - Song of God - Chapter VI: 40

Once again we have a great verse in The Bhagavad Gita, every verse of which is indeed memorable and inspiring. Lord Krishna goes one step beyond the answer to the immediate question and makes a sweeping, most ...

May 23, 2018
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1