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.

September 23, 2018
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1 - That Which Becomes Aware Of The Emptiness Is Not Empty

That which becomes aware of the emptiness inside is not empty, but seeing with the light of wisdom, becomes ...

September 23, 2018
Insights & Inspirations (Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 2) — True Practice

How does the mind to become holy? If the mind becomes holy, makes it holy? Does it make itself fully? How? Psychology is meant to find the answers. The psychology of yoga demands ...

September 23, 2018
Bhagavad Gita - Song of God - Chapter 13: 22-23

It is good to have a clear idea of the two-in-one and their distinct functions, as that will enable us to undecidedly recognize ...