Within this extraordinary memoir, Radhanath Swami weaves a colorful tapestry of adventure, The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami. The Journey Home is an exhilarating autobiographical account of Radhanath Swami, a chicago born Gaudiya Vaishnava guru. The book rightly portrays the. 20 Jan The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami: A Memoir by Radhanath Swami (San Rafael, California: Mandala Publishing, ).
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The account of travel through India is interesting. Empowering Organizations by Encou Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. God must ultimately be one or the other. With one hand Srila Prabhupada stretched his index finger upward.
May 28, Abhishek Pareek rated it really liked auotbiography. And definitely clears the concepts related to God and His-will, different religions. A dilemma that had confused my progress was now completely removed.
I will always remember this book for this Autobjography started reading this book somewhat grudgingly and after a tumultuous ride on a journey with the author, I came to this.
On the other hand, I had heard other yogis and philosophers profess that God is the Supreme Person, that His spiritual form yome eternal, full of knowledge and bliss.
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The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami by Radhanath Swami
His blind followers love this book as evident from the ratings and they couldn’t be more deluded about an eccentric, egocentric, sanctimonious charlatan. He dares chilly nights, with few rags to cover his body, sleeps on the river banks, spends many days without proper food, and learns from the people. I highly recommend this book to you and especially one who searches for God, to read this wonderful Journey Home! In the final state of liberation, the soul sheds its temporary identity and becomes one with God, the journey home autobiography of an american swami into the all-pervading spiritual existence.
To Heaven and Back: Anyone seriously or even casually looking for answers in life, this is the book.
Practices for Liberating Body and Soul. I was especially touched by how much heart and love comes across in the telling of this story and how the ego diminishes early on. I found that many spiritual teachings were similar until they came to this point.
The book is replete with great adventurous and thrilling real-life events that take place in the life of a sincere seeker of the truth. Through near-death encounters, apprenticeships with advanced yogis and years of travel along the pilgrim’s path, Radhanath Swami eventually reaches the inner sanctum of India’s mystic culture and finds the love he has been seeking.
Maybe I’ll finish this book when my kid starts kindergarten. Read reviews that mention spiritual radhanath god india path inspiring adventure heart experiences search truth krishna quest spirituality seeker across incredible deep young lessons. Published 23 days ago. It was very interesting to read about his meetings with such great people as Mother Theresa, Dalai Lama and others.
The book starts off as tue simple writing but as the author pens down his experiences while travellimg in the journey home autobiography of an american swami of answers to his spiritual quest, it gets interesting.
Its a common story of a common man as you and me go through in our daily life. Feb 25, Yana Repkin rated it liked it Shelves: Thhe to Read Currently Reading Read. I am finding his journey extraordinary. Jun 04, Vikas Shinde rated it it was amazing.
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The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami
Appreciations Sri Pejawar Swami B. You will want to finish it, but will be sad when you do.
This book is outstanding and I could not put it down. Yes, now it all makes so much sense, I thought.
The Journey Home
Srila Prabhupada slowly leaned forward, his face perfectly relaxed and full lips curved downward at the edges. As I listened to him, tears of appreciation welled up in my eyes. East Dane Amercian Men’s Fashion. The book itself is well written for someone who hadn’t kept notes on his experiences and wrote about them 35 years later.