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Muktananda (1908–1982) was an Indian author, guru, and speaker. He began his spiritual life at an early age as a sadhu in India under Bhagavan Nityananda and, in the 1970s, brought his own brand of yoga, focused on kundalini and shaktipat, to the West as Siddha Yoga.

Kundalini: The Secret of Life

Explaining the need for Kundalini awakening, this text describes the experiences that arise once it has taken place and addresses the potential obstacles to attaining the ultimate life goal, liberation.

Where Are You Going? A Guide to the Spiritual Journey

Essays and dialogues laced with wit and humor introduce seekers to Siddha Yoga meditation, the awakening of the kundalini energy, the recognition of the inner self, the function of the master, and the practices of Mantra repetition and meditation.


Swami Muktananda Talking About Life After Death

A Conversation with Swami Muktananda about life after Death. A short excerpt of a VHS Video Death: The Ultimate Unknown


A short interview with Baba Muktananda in Sydney Australia 1974

Baba Muktananda lays out the key teachings of the Yoga guided by a Siddha’s grace, in a brief but succinct interview in Sydney in 1974 http://shantimandir.com

Play of Consciousness: A Spiritual Autobiography

This best selling spiritual autobiography of Swami Muktananda tells the story of his journey to self-realization under the guidance of Bhagawan Nityananda, candidly describing his extraordinary experiences.

Swami Muktananda: The Man Who Revitalized Shaktipat Tradition in India and Abroad

On a basic level, Shaktipat involves the process of transmitting spiritual energy from one person to another. On a basic level, Shaktipat involves the process of transmitting spiritual energy from one person to another...


The Great Beings: Baba Muktananda Pt 1

An ongoing series by Swami Shankarananda about great spiritual beings. Swamiji talks about life in his Guru Swami Muktananda's ashram and reads from early Q & A sessions that were held there.


Baba's Mantras 2016

Secret of the Siddhas

Essential for students who want to understand the lineage of Siddhas and the roots of Siddha Yoga meditation, this book introduces many of these great masters and comments on key teachings of Kashmir Shaivism and Vedanta.

Swami Muktananda

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