One of the biggest challenges of living in a city with 4 million souls is how to carve out a little piece of paradise where you can take a step back, take a deep breath and recalibrate your inner Chi.
The spiritual teacher is credited for introducing millions to the practices of yoga and meditation.
According to Awake, Yogananda taught his students hatha yoga as a way to prepare the body and mind for meditation. He encouraged
This Hidden Oasis Offers Spiritual Peace In The Heart Of America's Most Notoriously Superficial City
Left: Paramahansa Yogananda in 1920; Right: at Lake Shrine in 1950. Holding a child of his own in his arms is an experience
I visit the gardens regularly and am always hushed by the sensation of stepping into a foreign land.
"When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt," someone wise once said. It seems an apt description of the life of Sri Daya Mata, who led the Self Realization Fellowship for the past 55 years.
Looks like Mallika Chopra-- ~ To see a few photos from my tour of Self-Realization Fellowship, click here and scroll to the