Searching for: "Swami Kriyananda"

  • Unknown

    In this inspiring blend of voice and instrumentation, Swami Kriyananda reads selected quatrains from the sacred poem The Rubaiyat, written nearly a thousand years ago by Omar Khayyam. The mystical music of I, Omar weaves melodically through the background, and transports us to an ancient place and time. Here the heart and mind open to perceive The Rubaiyat's veiled, yet deeply profound spiritual truths. Swami Kriyananda has edited and published The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Explained by Paramhansa Yogananda, his guru, and has worked extensively with this ancient poem and Yogananda's interpretations. His stirring reading of these selected stanzas with explanations offers spiritual...read more

  • Paramhansa Yogananda

    Recently, The Da Vinci Code took the fictionalization of Christianity to dizzying new heights, precipitating a spiritual crisis for millions of believers worldwide. But The Da Vinci Code is only the latest in what has become a near-constant questioning of long-cherished religious beliefs. For years, our faith has been severely shaken by a growing series of attacks, including: the breakdown of church authority, the repeated discovery of ancient texts that supposedly contradict long-held beliefs, and the sometimes outlandish historical analysis of Scripture by academics. Together, these forces have helped create a spiritual vacuum filled with substantial confusion and uncertainty about the...read more

  • J. Donald Walters

    This book shows that small communities of individuals seeking a new way of living can provide a model for the present age. A Place Called Ananda is dedicated to all those who want inner freedom. It proves that such freedom is attainable. Little groups of individuals can accomplish what large social groups have never been able to achieve. The story of Ananda begins simply: J. Donald Walters only wanted to serve an organization to which he had dedicated more than a decade of his life. He believed in it deeply. However, he would not endlessly compromise his belief. And so he found himself in conflict with his superiors. "My institution, right or wrong," was never his motto. Truth, not...read more

  • J. Donald Walters

    These 52 affirmations and prayers (one for each week of the year) will help you to strengthen your positive qualities, such as good health, will power, forgiveness, security, happiness, and many others. Health-care professionals know that our thoughts influence our physical, mental, and emotional health, for good or for bad. We routinely enlist the help of psychologists and medications to overcome our deeply rooted, harmful thoughts. But we also have the power to change our thoughts ourselves, in ways that complement or offer an alternative to these often only marginally effective, and sometimes side-effect laden, treatments. This inspirational book is the ultimate self-help manual, a...read more

  • J. Donald Walters

    Do you want to improve your leadership skills and learn how to bring out the best in your employees, co-workers, or students? Then The Art of Supportive Leadership can help you! Large and small companies of every kind (from well-established industrial corporations to sparkling new tech firms) are using this proven approach to leadership with great success. It has become equally indispensable to the non-profit organizations, schools, and military personnel who also use it. The Art of Supportive Leadership is defining the new cutting edge of leadership training. Drawn from the author's many years of successful leadership in numerous contexts, the book gives you clear and practical...read more

  • J. Donald Walters

    Meditation brings balance into our lives, providing us a refuge of profound rest and renewal that we can carry with us into all of our daily activities. This CD contains a clear, powerful explanation of meditation, followed by 30 minutes of guided visualization. Transcendentally uplifting music invites the listener into a peaceful oasis of profound rest and renewal. Suitable for both beginners and experienced practitioners. J. Donald Walters expands on this album's practical instruction...read more

  • J. Donald Walters

    Visualizations are powerful ways to focus the mind for meditation. Designed both for beginning and experienced meditators, Meditations to Awaken Superconsciousness provides easy, gentle guidance to help beginners quickly feel the benefits of meditation and experienced practitioners break through blocks and deepen their experience. The soothing, transformative words, spoken over inspiring sitar background music, create a vibrant, inspiring environment sure to help you: Find Inner Peace Enhance Your Creativity Unlock Intuitive Guidance Feel Deep and Lasting Joy Improve Your Concentration Expand Your Awareness Transcend Your Limitations Commune with the Divine Featuring...read more

  • Unknown

    These thirteen guided meditations, based on the mystical poetry of Paramhansa Yogananda, are ideal for evoking deep, spiritual awareness. Set to a background of well-known and inspiring classical music, Metaphysical Meditations draws listeners inward to the calm, joyful, expansive states of awareness that accompany deep meditation. All thirteen selections are easy to follow and perfect for both beginning and experienced meditators. One of our most popular audiocassettes, this completely redesigned and remastered edition is now being made available on CD for the first...read more

  • Unknown

    Learn how the chakras tangibly affect your daily life and how to use their special energies to speed your spiritual progress. First Chakra: Key to Loyalty, Discipline, and Focus Topics include: The earth element in human consciousness; inflexibility and materialism as negative aspects of the earth element; the role of the chakras in our spiritual evolution; the relationship between astrology and the chakras. Second Chakra: Key to Flexibility, Contentment, and Getting in the Flow Topics include: The water element in human consciousness; releasing the need for control and learning how to flow with life; why one should not be "offensively" contented; wishy-washiness as a negative...read more