Be a Champion of Life

I have been traveling quite a bit, it seems to be one of the themes of this incarnation for me. I’d like to share an experience that I had from my recent travel to Kerala. Kerala, as you well know, has a lot of coastline and we go to an Ayurvedic resort every year, and we take groups of people … Read More

Swami Kriyananda Younger

Magnetism – a Subtle Power of Attraction

I first met Swami Kriyananda on an October evening in Berkeley, California in 1968, a few months after my graduation from college. I was waiting on a sidewalk with a few others for someone to unlock the building where that evening’s class was to be held, the first in a series on hatha yoga and raja yoga led by Swami … Read More


Success and Happiness

All prosperity is measured out to man according to the law of cause and effect, which governs not only this life but all past lives. That is why intelligent people are often born poor or unhealthy, whereas an idiot may be born healthy and wealthy. Men were originally sons of God and made in His image, having free choice and … Read More

Nature in Light

Acquiring Magnetism

There is within us a magnetic force by which we attract those who have a living relationship to our magnetic power. Thus, a human being cannot attract a stone because a stone has no relation to a human being. We know that an ordinary magnet has a certain range and power. Small magnets draw small things. Larger magnets draw larger … Read More

Swami Kriyananda in Suit in the Sixties

How Much Wealth is Available?

Materialistic people often think not only of matter, but of energy, too, as a limited quantity. The truth is, however, that the more you use your energy, the more you’ll find that you generate energy. So many people think, “But I’ve got to save my strength.” They are wrong. Yes, of course we need rest, periodically. Yes, of course we … Read More