Welcome to the revised Swami Venkatesananda Website.

Both a renowned Sanskrit scholar and yogi, Swami Venkatesananda - like his master, Swami Sivananda - can be regarded as a sage of practical wisdom.

Focusing on issues that concern and unite all branches of yoga, it is our intention to provide materials that will enrich and enliven your understanding and practice of yoga.

Daily Readings

The next three daily readings are shown below. You may also view a complete listing on our Calendar of Daily Readings.

March 17, 2018
Song of God (Bhagavad Gita) - Chapter III: 27-29

What is nature? It is God’s nature. In accordance with God’s will, the qualities in his nature are constantly active. We are also part of his nature. We are all cells, as it were, in the cosmic body of God, but we assume ...

March 17, 2018
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1 - Greatest Miracle Possible

Here is the greatest miracle possible on earth, the silent transformation of the human heart. It reminds us that we are all parts of the body of God, which is the universe. It proclaims that however much we ...

March 17, 2018
Insights and Inspirations (Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 2) - The Self Becomes Cosmic Awareness

What is individualization of consciousness? Can consciousness be limited? Can space be cut up? The mind says that there is this room, different from the outside. Then you investigate and realize ...