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.

August 23, 2017
Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 1 — Unique Truth, Unique Spirit

Inside each one of us there is a bud, which is unique. No two total personalities are identical. How must I develop? Do not ask me. Do not ask anyone else. Only you will ...

August 23, 2017
Insights & Inspirations Venkatesa Daily Readings Vol 2. — The Snake Is Its Tail & Mouth

Unless you frequently visit hospitals and infirmary's you forget the magnitude of human suffering. If you are part of the establishment of hospitals etc. you become ...

August 23, 2017
Bhagavad Gita - Song of God - Chapter 11: 41-42

Here again Lord Krishna acts as the supreme illusionist. Step by step, Arjuna was rising to the level of the absolute. He saw the universe being ...