Jayananda Dasa

Jayananda Dasa was a famous saint in the ISKCON movement,and his spiritual guru is Sri Prabhupada, who has considered him as his best disciple. His birth name was Jim Kohr and he was born in USA, and he is an engineering graduate. After meeting his Guru Srila Prabhupada in America, Jayananda helped him to found […]

Prahladananda Swami

Due to spiritual thirst, Swami Prahladananda had joined ISKCON in the year 1968. While studying in the college, he heard about Srila Prabhupada, and he met him, and then, he became the Chief priest of the temple of Lord Krishna. Prahladananda Swami conducted Hari Bhajan chanting, and distributed devotional books to the devotees in the […]

Swami Ravi Rudra Bharati

Swami Ravi, also known as Swami Ravi Rudra Bharati, was serving as a professor of psychiatry in New Orleans till 1973. Afterwards he went to India,and he met his Guru. His birth name was Rudolph Ballentine, and due to his spiritual interest, he has become a saint and a yoga guru. He trained in Ayurveda […]

Radhanath Swami | ‘Bhakti Yoga practitioner’ & Spiritual Teacher

Radhanath Swami was born in the year 1950, and he is a saint, Krishna devotee and a devotional writer. His birth name was Richard Slavin. Being born as a Christian, he was inspired by the teachings of Sri Prabhupada, and due to that, he had dedicated himself in doing service to Lord Krishna. He had […]

Important Disciples of Yogananda

Here is the list of Important Disciples of Paramahansa Yogananda. Minott W. Lewis, Sister Yogmata, Tara Mata, Gyanamata, Mildred Hamilton, Kamala, Premananda and Durga Mata are important disciples of Paramahansa Yogananda. 1. Minott W. Lewis, a Boston dentist, and his wife Mildred were among Yogananda’s first disciples in America. They were his lifelong disciples. 2. […]

Swami Mangalananda Giri | ‘Kriya Yoga’ Guru

Mangalananda was born and brought up in Germany. In the year 1994, she met her Guru Paramahamsa Hariharananda, and she stayed with him in his ashram, and also travelled throughout the world along with her Guru. She also completed her education in the year 2000, by simultaneously doing spiritual service .In the year 2000, she […]

Sri Krishna Prem | First European Vaishnavite Saint

Sri Krishna Prem (1898–1965), was a British national who was interested in Hindu Philosophy, visited India, and founded an Ashram with his Guru Sri Yashoda Mai. He was considered as one of the best Krishna Devotee and pursued Vaishnavite Hinduism. His birth name was Ronald Henry Nixon. He was a strict Gaudiya Vaishnavite and he […]

Swami Sivananda Radha Saraswati | Founder of Yasodhara Ashram

Swami Sivananda Radha Saraswati (1911–1995) was a saint who was the founder of the Yasodhara Ashram in British Columbia. She was a disciple of Swami Sivananda, and published Yoga and spiritual books. Sivananda Radha was considered as an important disciple of Swamy Sivananda. She was a Psychology teacher and helped the students towards turning their […]