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Lord Rama God as a ideal person

Lord Rama God as a ideal person »

Each morning at Rama Sevaka Swami’s ashram, five sadhus gathered to hearRamayana, the story of Lord Rama. Richard (now Radhanath Swami) could

The message of Bhagavad Gita

The message of Bhagavad Gita »

At Kurukshetra, under the very banyan tree where Krishna originally spoke to Arjuna, Richard read the Bhagavad Gita. He had read many

The stick of devotees mercy

The stick of devotees mercy »

While leaving Rama Sevaka Swami’s ashram, Richard (now Radhanath Swami) received a gift from Rama Sevaka Swami- his own personal walking stick. 

Appreciating all religions

Appreciating all religions »

Richard (now Radhanath Swami) was surprised that Narayan Prasad had close friendship with a Muslim, Mohammad. Richard too met him and they

Pleasing God by pleasing devotees

Pleasing God by pleasing devotees »

Richard (now Radhanath Swami) now arrived at Patna and got the association of Narayan Prasad and his guru Rama Sevaka Swami. Simplicity

Duplicity in Spiritual life

Duplicity in Spiritual life »

One day at Janakpur, Richard (now Radhanath Swami) met an elderly  sadhu who while blessing innocent people with an open palm, simultaneously chastised

The black magic spells

The black magic spells »

Richard (now Radhanath Swami) met Vasudev, a handsome sadhu in his thirties. Although Vasudev wore immaculate dress, spoke the Queen’s English and

Society of Cheaters and Cheated

Society of Cheaters and Cheated »

Richard (now Radhanath Swami) was intrigued by an incarnation of Krishna who had apparently descended to earth. This was a thirteen year

Checking our tendency to criticize

Checking our tendency to criticize »

At Goa Richard (now Radhanath Swami) travelled to Calangute Beach, a haven for Westerners and there he saw the same old scene

Miracle of God’s creation

Miracle of God’s creation »

One person that amazed me on reading ‘Journey Home’ is Balshiva Yogi. This Yogi was frivolous and talkative, yet he was intense

Living in harmony with Mother Nature

Living in harmony with Mother Nature »

Richard (now Radhanath Swami) learned to live in harmony with nature. His companions in the ‘Valley of Saints’ at Uttar Kashi were

Yoga defies Medical science

Yoga defies Medical science »

One day Richard (now Radhanath Swami) saw an amazing display of yogic powers that left all, including doctors at DevPrayag, stunned in

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