Who was baba Muktananda?

Muktananda (16 May 1908 – 2 October 1982), born Krishna Rai, was a yoga guru, the founder of Siddha Yoga. He was a disciple of Bhagavan Nityananda. He wrote books on the subjects of Kundalini Shakti, Vedanta, and Kashmir Shaivism, including a spiritual autobiography entitled The Play of Consciousness.

When did Swami Muktananda die?

October 2, 1982
Muktananda/Date of death

Who said God dwells within you as you?

Elizabeth Gilbert
Quote by Elizabeth Gilbert: “God dwells within you, as you.”

What is the real name of Swami Mukundananda?


Swami Mukundananda
Born 19 December 1960 (age 60) India
Religion Sanatana Dharma
Nationality Indian
Founder of JKYog, JKYog India, Radha Krishna Temple, Dallas

What is Shaktipat initiation?

Shaktipat is described by the yogic texts as an initiation that activates an inner unfolding of awareness that leads to progressively higher states of consciousness. Over time, through grace and our efforts in spiritual practice, the sense of separation from divinity drops away.

Do you know that you are the temple of God?

In 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 (ESV), he asks, “Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.” The context of this astounding assertion pertains to the avoidance of sexual immorality.

What does the Bible say about God living in us?

No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us. We know that we live in him and he in us, because he has given us of his Spirit. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him.

What religion is Mukundananda?

What happens if kundalini is awakened?

It is said once your kundalini awakens, life will never be the same. Your entire system, mind, body, and spirit goes through a massive energetic upgrade, causing you to move through life in a very different way. Some of the benefits of a Kundalini awakening can be: Feelings of blissfulness.

What kind of life did Swami Muktananda lead?

Swami Muktananda (1908 – 1982) began the life of a sadhu, a wandering mendicant in search of spiritual fulfilment, at an unusually early age.

Who are the two successors of Swami Muktananda?

Before Swami Muktananda took Mahasamadhi in 1982, he wrote many books and established more than six hundred meditation centers and a number of ashrams around the world. In May 1982, Swami Muktananda appointed two successors, Swami Chidvilasananda and her brother, Swami Nityananda.

What was the bliss of Baba Muktananda?

Muktananda was an unparalleled embodiment of his name – The Bliss of Freedom. Everything Baba did was original. Every look, every gesture. The mirror of his state cast a searchlight on all who opened themselves to him. In Baba, the play of Supreme Consciousness found dynamic expression and made him a Guru of formidable mastery.

Who is the media coordinator for the Muktananda movement?

At various times, Jerry Brown, Werner Erhard, John Denver, Marsha Mason; James Taylor, Carry Simon, astronaut Edgar Mitchell, and Meg Christian have all been interested in Muktananda’s movement. The media coordinator at the large Oakland, California, ashram is former Black Panther leader Erika Huggins.