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Autobiography of a Yogi

Author: Yogananda, Paramahansa
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Self-Realization Fellowship, [©1998]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 13th edView all editions and formats
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The founder of the Self-Realization Fellowship tells the story of his life, including the experiences of his childhood, encounters with many saints and sages during his search throughout India for an illumined teacher, ten years of training in the hermitage of a revered yoga master, and the thirty years that he lived and taught in America.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Yogananda, Paramahansa; Yogananda, Paramahansa
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yogananda, Paramahansa
ISBN: 0876120796 9780876120798
OCLC Number: 52150358
Description: xxvi, 596 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 18 cm
Contents: My parents and early life --
My mother's death and the mystic amulet --
Saint with two bodies --
My interrupted flight toward the Himalayas --
Perfume Saint displays his wonders --
Tiger Swami --
Levitating Saint --
India's great scientist, J. C. Bose --
Blissful devotee and his cosmic romance (Master Mahasaya) --
I meet my master, Sri Yukteswar --
Two penniless boys in Brindaban --
Years in my Master's hermitage --
Sleepless saint --
Experience in cosmic consciousness --
Cauliflower robbery --
Outwitting the stars --
Sasi and the three sapphires --
Mohammedan wonder-worker --
My master, in Calcutta, appears in Serampore --
We do not visit Kashmir --
We visit Kashmir --
Heart of a stone image --
I receive my university degree --
I become a monk of the Swami order --
Brother Ananta and Sister Nalini --
Science of Kriya Yoga --
Founding a Yoga school in Ranchi --
Kashi, reborn and discovered --
Rabindranath Tagore and I compare schools --
Law of Miracles --
Interview with the Sacred Mother (Kashi Moni Lahiri) --
Rama is raised from the dead --
Babaji, Yogi-Christ of modern India --
Materializing a palace in the Himalayas --
Christlike life of Lahiri Mahasaya --
Babaji's interest in the West --
I go to America --
Luther Burbank-a saint amid the roses --
Therese Neumann, the Catholic Stigmatist --
I return to India --
Idyl in South India --
Last days with my guru --
Resurrection of Sri Yukteswar --
With Mahatma Gandhi at Wardha --
Bengali "Joy-permeated mother" (Ananda Moyi Ma) --
Woman yogi who never eats --
I return to the West --
At Encinitas in California --
Years 1940-1951 --
Paramahansa Yogananda: a yogi in life and death --
Commemorative stamp issued by government of India in honor of Paramahansa Yogananda --
Line of self-realization fellowship gurus --
Aims and ideals of self-realization fellowship.
Responsibility: by Paramahansa Yogananda ; with a preface by W.Y. Evans-Wentz.

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The founder of the Self-Realization Fellowship tells the story of his life, including the experiences of his childhood, encounters with many saints and sages during his search throughout India for an illumined teacher, ten years of training in the hermitage of a revered yoga master, and the thirty years that he lived and taught in America.

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