Highlights from Five Decades: Selected Writings
A book published in honor of Ashram Founder Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati (Ramamurti S. Mishra), celebrating the 50th anniversary of his arrival in the USA in December 1955. All of the Guru's known teachings were written after he came to the West. This volume is arranged chronologically and includes excerpts from his life's work composed between the late 1950s and the early 1990s, selected from his major published books as well as from smaller booklets, essays and articles.
A highly engaging and transformative reading for all those interested in meditation, in the more profound aspects of life, and the way to natural happiness - especially meaningful in the present world situation.
About the Author: Ramamuti S. Mishra, M.D. (Shri Brahmananda Sarasvati) is one of the gurus of Sharon Gannon and David Life, founders of Jivamukti Yoga. He had an extensive background in both Eastern and Western Medicine. In 1958 he founded the Yoga Society of New York, Inc., and in 1964, its country retreat center, Ananda Ashram in Monroe, NY. This and his other main institute, the Yoga Society of San Francisco (Brahmananda Ashram), continue to serve as centers of self analysis and transformation, East-West unity and cultural exchange. A prolific author and East-West Guru, Dr. Mishra contributed a very valuable legacy of teachings that is most relevant in the complex world of today.