Dakshaji Becomes Swami Advayatmananda: Saṃnyāsa Initiation March 22, 2015

  Daksha Chaitanya was given Saṃnyāsa-Dīkṣā – initiation into the Daśanāmī monastic order – on March 22, 2015 in Rishikesh, India by Pujya Swami Dayananda Saraswati.  Pujya Swamiji blessed him with the name  Swami Advayatmananda Saraswati (स्वामी अद्वयात्मानन्द सरस्वती) – “One who finds his joy and completeness in the truth of the non-dual self from … Continue reading

A Handful of Sanskrit Tools

A Handful of Sanskrit Tools is now available on ArshaDrishti.org. There are many online and offline digital tools available to help those interested in reading Sanskrit.  It is best to study Sanskrit with a teacher, so the resources below are not meant to teach Sanskrit. They are simply a handful of recommended tools useful to … Continue reading

Arsha Drishti Newsletter – Facebook, Twitter, and More

  Read the newest email newsletter sent to the Arsha Drishti Email List.  Newsletter includes class recording descriptions and links. See the new Arsha Drishti Facebook Page. Follow us on Twitter.  Look For New Upcoming Classes Bhagavad Gītā with Śaṇkarācārya’s Sanskrit commentary with reference to Bhāṣyārkaprakāśaṭīkā subcommentary Beginning Chanting:  Universal Peace Prayer (svasti prajābhyaḥ); Teacher-Student … Continue reading

Tattvabodha and Meditation Class Recordings Available Weekly

Audio recordings of the Thursday Tattvabodha classes and meditations will be made available on a weekly basis for downloading.   Meditations will be broken out separately from the classes themselves.  The plan is to post the Thursday evening classes on the Sunday following the class. LISTEN TO TATTVABODHA CLASSES LISTEN TO GUIDED MEDITATIONS … Continue reading

Swami Viditatmananda’s 2014 San Diego Discourses
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Intelligent Living: Dharma in the 21st Century Freedom From Sadness Swami Viditatmananda Saraswati was warmly received by devotees and students during his recent visit to San Diego.  Nearly 150 sādhaka-s (spiritual aspirants), including a number of long-time students attended Swamiji’s talks and met with him to receive his blessings.  The display of love and respect with which … Continue reading

Swami Viditatmananda To Visit San Diego in June 2014

Sri Swami Viditatmananda Saraswati will be visiting San Diego June 30 – July 2, 2014. Swamiji will be giving two public talks: Please contact Daksha@arshadrishti.org for more information. Sri Swami Viditatmananda, a senior disciple of Pujya Swami Dayananda Saraswati, expounds Vedanta with a simplicity and directness that make it easy to assimilate. Having lived and worked … Continue reading