Siddha Yoga Dham

Encyclopedia of Hinduism. . 2007.

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  • Chidvilasananda, Swami — (Gurumayi) (1955– )    Shaivite teacher and head of Siddha Yoga Dham    Swami Chidvilasananda is a prominent interna tional teacher, writer, and SIDDHA YOGA master. She was chosen by Swami MUKTANANDA to be succes sor to his lineage.… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Muktananda, Swami — (1908–1982)    Shaivite guru    Swami Muktananda was an influential teacher who formulated the Siddha Yoga philosophy and helped spread it around the world.    Muktananda (his birth name was Krishna) was born on May 16, 1908, into a prosperous… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Oakland Ashram — The Siddha Yoga Ashram in Oakland (or Oakland Ashram ) is a Siddha Yoga retreat site in Oakland, California, on the east side of San Francisco Bay.[1] It was the second ashram established by the Indian meditation master Swami Muktananda, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Shanti Mandir — (est. 1987)    The Shanti Mandir (Temple of Peace) was estab lished by Swami Nityananda (b. 1962), brother of Gurumayi Chidvilasananda, not to be confused with Swami Nityananda, the guru of Swami MUK TANANDA, in 1987, to promote the Shaivite… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Swami Muktananda — Paramahansa (1908 – 1982) es el nombre monástico de un Gurú hindú, fundador de Siddha Yoga Dham of America. Fue discípulo de Bhagaván Nityananda. Muktananda fue también, el Guru de Swami Chidvilasananda (Malti Devi Shetty), quien actualmente es… …   Wikipedia Español

  • chronology — 3600 B.C.E. to 1700 B.C.E. Indus Valley civilization, including sites at Mohenjodaro and Harappa, prospers. Archaeo logical finds include a seal that some scholars identify as a proto Shiva. 2050 ¶ Indo Iranian people settle in Iran (Persia) and… …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

  • Swami Muktananda — Paramahansa (1908 – 1982) es el nombre monástico de un Guru hindú, fundador de Siddha Yoga Dham of America. Fue discípulo de Bhagaván Nityananda. Muktananda fue también, el Guru de Swami Chidvilasananda (Malti Devi Shetty), quien actualmente es… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • United Kingdom —    The National Census of April 2001 reported 559,000 Hindus living in Britain, approximately 1 percent of the population, making Hinduism Britain’s third largest religion. In 1977, 70 per cent of Hindu residents were Gujarati, 15 percent Punjabi …   Encyclopedia of Hinduism

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  • Ujjain — This article is about the municipality in Madhya Pradesh, India. For its namesake district, see Ujjain District. Ujjain   city   …   Wikipedia

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