Enjoy the inspired thoughts of Swami Rama, one of the great spiritual teachers of the 20th century, on topics ranging from the essence of religion and the practice of meditation to raising children and skillfully performing our duties.
"Why are the sun, moon, and stars constantly on the move? If you know, move in harmony with them. If you don't, still move in harmony, for one day you will know. Through your thought, speech, and action, add to the beauty and bliss in the world. That is called worship."
– Swami Rama
The stories collected in this inspirational gift edition are selected from the timeless classic Living with the Himalayan Masters.
Publisher: Himalayan Institute
5" x 3 "
About the Author
One of the greatest adepts, teachers, writers, and humanitarians of the 20th century, Swami Rama (1925-1996) is the founder of the Himalayan Institute. Born in Northern India, he was raised from early childhood by the Himalayan sage, Bengali Baba. He traveled from monastery to monastery and studied with a variety of Himalayan saints and sages. Swami Rama also received higher education in both India and Europe. From 1949 to 1952, he held the prestigious position of Shankaracharya in South India. He then returned to his master to receive further training at his cave monastery. In 1969 he came to the United States. His best known work, Living With the Himalayan Masters, reveals the many facets of this singular adept and demonstrates his embodiment of the living tradition of the East.