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.

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Daily Readings

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

October 17, 2019
Bhagavad Gita - Song of God - Chapter 15: Sloka 6

Going and coming, time, space and materiality do not operate in the absolute. Where shall that which is everywhere come or go to? In it, everything is here and now. Matter is only the spirit perceived through ...

October 17, 2019
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 2 - The Play of Cosmic Forces

We are normally unaware of the cosmic being whom we call God. But we are aware of cosmic energy. It is this energy that creates, sustains and brings about changes and thus maintains the cyclic process. These three functions are attributed to aspects ...

October 17, 2019
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1 — Wonders Of Yoga

Many people in this world are unaware of health, happiness or peace. If you have not enjoyed them, you do not know what they are and you will mistake ...