These Guided Meditations were recorded live and open to the public.
Accordingly, there are brief introductory remarks of varying detail and length that lay a foundation for attendees. The philosophical framework of these
sessions is very broad and effortlessly accommodates a range of individual meditation techniques to be practiced within them.
Each meditation session is about 50 minutes long. There are several periods of silence in which to apply the meditation step. The sessions
typically end with "Aum, Shanti. Shanti.
Meditations are being added and the format for accessing
the audiofiles is more user-friendly than previously.
Reads the Katha Upanishad
At Swami Vivekananda's
Annual Birthday Breakfast Celebration at the Hollywood
Vedanta Temple, Christopher Isherwood Reads the
Swami Prabhavananda Translation of the Katha
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in these writings are Swami Yogeshananda's precious
is a moving and inspirational remembrance of six of the
most dedicated teachers and spiritual guides of the
Ramakrishna Order who were called to serve in the West...They
are Swamis Yatiswarananda, Prabhavananda, Ashokananda,
Nikhilananda, Madhavananda, and Ghanananda." and Four
More Lighted Windows the stories of Swamis
Lokeshwarananda, Aseshananda, Shantaswarupananda, and
Shraddhananda, as well as the memoir Ports of
Call, and the collection Waking Up.