Gurus and Saints of Hinduism
Adiyaar: Devotees of Lord Shiva Life and teachings of many Tamil
devotees of Lord Shiva known as Adiyaar.
Universal Mission Dedicated to Maha Guru Agasthiar's universal mission
for the spiritual upliftment of all beings.
Bhagwan Ramji About the saint and his teachings.
Akhandanandji Saraswati, Swami A 20th century saint of Anand Vrindavan,
exponent of Shrimad Bhagavata and scholar of Vedanta and Bhakti Shastras.
Amma Karunamayi Life and teachings of the modern saint.
Anandmurti Guru Maa Profile, teachings, meditation camps, ashram,
Appaji, Sri The life and teachings of the saint who started preaching
from his childhood and the ashram founded by him.
Asimananda Saraswathy Life and work of the saint. Includes information
about the activities of the ashram founded by him.
Baba Lokenath Life and teachings of the saint known as Baba Lokenath.
Information on the mission founded by him.
Biographies of Saints Images and short life stories of saints, teachers,
and gurus of Hinduism from the 19th and 20th centuries.
Swami Talks, quotes, photos and brief biography of the spiritual
director of Nityananda Institute, Portland, Oregon.
Ganapati Sachchidananda, Swami Swamiji is the pontiff of Datta Peetham
at Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda Ashram in Mysore, India.Sri Swamiji is
known for his healing and meditation music.Includes his teachings and
provides a calendar of his upcoming talks.
Guruji Sri Muralidhara Swamigal Mission Teachings of Sri Muralidhara
Swamigal, his discourses, compositions and activities of the organizations
founded by him.
Jagat Guru Rampal Ji Maharaj Life story,lectures and publications
of the guru.
Kabir Kabir was a musician saint of India. This is a brief description
of Kabir's life, philosophy, poetry, an special links concerning his
Kripananda Variyar Swamigal Biography and works of the saint who
was devoted to Lord Muruga. Includes a photo gallery.
Lalleshwari A 14th century poetess saint of north India. A yogini
of the mystical tradition, esteemed by both Hindus and Muslims.
mohanananda maharajaji Life, profile and teachings of the Guru.
Mother Meera A brief biography and teachings of the Indian saint
currently living in Germany. Includes a map of location of her abode
and a photo gallery.
Mystic Poet Saints of Maharashtra Information about famous poet
saints of India who lived from the 13th to the 17th Century.
Navnath Prassanna, Shri Information on Sri Navanath the representative
of nine robust saints in Hindu religion and "Sri Navnath Bhaktisar"
written by Sri Malu Kavi.
Nayanmar The life of the sixtythree devotees of Lord Shiva from
the epic Periya Puranam.
Nisargadatta Maharaj Biography and teachings of the Advaita Vedanta
teacher. Includes photographs.
Prahlad Chandra Brahmachari The life and teachings of this saint.
Pandurang Shastri Athavale The life and mission of the saint social
reformer popularly known as Dadaji.
Sadhus and Swamis - The Holy Men of India Article and pictures on
the sages, swamis, sadhus and other holy men of India
Sankaradeva Life and works of Sankaradeva (1449-1568), the saint
of Assam who propagated the form of Vaisnavism known as Eka-Sarana Hari-Nama
Dharma in Eastern India.
Swami Spiritual teacher, advocate for interfaith dialogue and world
peace. Founder of Integral Yoga Institutes, worldwide and LOTUS shrine,
Satchidananda Ashram, Virginia, USA.
Sivaya Subramuniyaswami A spiritual teacher, author and publisher
of Hinduism today. Kauai's Hindu Monastery Daily Chronicle of Hindu
news, lessons, talks, calendar and archives.
Satyananda Saraswati, Swami Swamiji has dedicated his entire life
to the Divine Mother. He is the author of Chandi Path, Kali Puja, Shree
Maa:The Guru and Goddess and other religious books.
Shri Krishna Saraswati Swami of Kolhapur Life of the saint. Includes
excerpts from the book on Swami.
Sivarama Swami Disciple of Srila Prabhupada. Serving ISKCON in Canada,
U.S.A., United Kingdom and Hungary. Books, tapes, CD-ROMs, lecture sets,
Rama Dasa Mission Details the lives and mission of two, Brahmasree
Neelakanta Gurupadar and his disciple Swami Sathyananda Saraswathi.
Surdas A brief introduction to a medieval poet, singer and saint.
Swami Avdheshanand Giriji Information about the Swamiji, his ashrams,
Swami Manishanandji Life, thoughts, lectures and divine experiences
of Swami Manishanandji
Swargarohan Life and works of Shri Yogeshwarji and Maa Sarveshwari.
Includes articles, books,and lectures.
Tankara Religious and educational activities at Tankara, the birth
place of Swami Dayanand Saraswati.
Sankara The life and legend of the founder of Advaita and Vedanta
Sankara's Date A discussion of the historical evidence for the various
dates for the life of Sankara.
Sankaracharya The life and works of Sankara, and about his establishment
of the four regional orders.
Sankaracharya.org Provides the complete writings of Adi Shankara
and explains his doctrine of Advaita Vedanta. Other scriptural texts
also available, including a number of Upanishads, the Vedas and Puranas.
Sankaracharya: Hyperhistory Encyclopedia entry profiles the birth
and life of this Hindu theologian.
Movement sharing the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, including Kriya
Yoga and meditation. Links to worldwide centers, information about Yogananda
and his teachings.
Ananda College of Living Wisdom A 4-year spiritual college inspired
by Paramhansa Yogananda. Alternative living careers for health and healing,
building communities, education, business and leadership and the arts.
Autobiography of a Yogi, by Paramhansa Yogananda Online reproduction
of the original 1946 edition, including photographs.
Maa Anandamayi A short biography of the Nineteenth century holy
Sri Sri Anandamoyi Ma The life, teachings of the saint and her meetings
with other saints. information about the Ashram founded in her name.
Palace of Gold: West Virginia A temple built in honor of Srila Prabhupada
at New Vrindavan. Has photos, description, and a map to this popular
Poems for Prabhupada Poems about the saint by Anubhavananda Dasa.
Prabhupada A brief history, articles, and letters which give an
insight into the life and teachings of the A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami
Srila Prabhupada's Lectures Hear and read A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami
Prabhupada's lectures on the Bhagavad Gita.
Amrita Bala Kendra An organization that gives children an understanding
of spiritual principles and shows them how to bring such principle into
their daily lives through stories, songs, field trips, arts and crafts,
celebration of festivals and service projects.
Mata The life, teachings and charitable work of this Hindu religious
leader. Includes a list of books and videos.
Letters to The Mother A collection of letters with unbiased views
and reviews received from ordinary people on the Mother, Mata Amritanandamayi
Devi, popularly known as Amma. Written years back & many of them
Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi The life and teachings of the saint
from Kerala, India. Includes details of the activities of the organizations
founded by her.
Avatar Meher Baba News and information on Meher Baba organizations,
centers, mailing lists, photographs, music, poetry and art. Anthology
of quotes with search facility.
Beloved Archives Archiving, restoration and sharing of materials
relating to Meher Baba. Activities include Glow International Journal,
electronic newsletter MANZIL, Spoken Word Project, publishing, and book
Discourses by Meher Baba All three volumes of collected 'Discourses'
(6th edition). Searchable.
JaiBaba.com Photographs, writings, chat service and links, dealing
with Meher Baba and followers.
Meher Baba Association This group in the United Kingdom provide
information and resources on Meher Baba's life, work and teachings.
Meher Baba Information Volunteer organization seeks to help people
access Baba's ideas.
Sheriar Foundation Meher Baba related publications, bookstore, and
archival work. Newsletter.
Travel to Meherabad and Meherazad 'Welcome Home' is a source for
practical information on traveling to places in India connected with
TrustMeher Historical correspondence, photographs, music, and articles
on people, places, and sites connected with Meher Baba.
Ashram Interfaith spiritual community founded by Maa Jaya in 1976
in Sebastian, Florida.
Association of Happiness for All Mankind A comprehensive site with
information on Ramana Maharshi's teachings, inspirational quotes, and
other activities, publications, training courses of AHAM Meditation
Retreat Center in NC, USA.
The Beezone: Talks with Sri Ramana Maharshi Excerpts from the book
'Talks with Sri Ramana Maharshi'.
Bhagavan Ramana Maharshi Teachings, Discourses, Quotes and information
about Bhagwan Ramana and his Disciples.
Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi Official site for this spiritual leader,
including a photographic tour of his ashram, and some of his writings
in PDF format.
David Godman - Home Page David Godman's Writings on Bhagavan Sri
Ramana Maharshi - Home Page
In the Presence of Sri Bhagwan Ramana Maharshi A website devoted
to Sri Ramana Maharshi and his core teachings.
Ramana Maharshi Links to many teachings of Ramana Maharshi available
on nonduality.org web site.
Ramana Maharshi - Sage of Arunachala Hill Account of his life, his
arrival at Arunachala, his teachings. Commentaries by visitors and others
who knew him.
Ramana Maharshi Foundation UK Monthly meetings are held in London.
A Newsletter and diary of forthcoming satsangs in the UK and Europe
is published three times per year.
Ramana Maharshi: The way for happiness The life and teachings of
the saint. Includes an Italian version and also practical instructions.
Self - Atma Elucidations on the self by Sri Ramana Maharshi
Sri Ramana Maharshi The life and teachings of the saint.
Sri Ramanasramam Life and teachings of the Saint. Includes information
about the Asramam at Thiuvannamalai and other centers.
Centre Information about the centre and its activities. Located
in Greenford, Middlesex, United Kingdom.
Universal Township A city in the making in south India, dedicated
to human unity, and based on the vision of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother.
Details of the vision, the city, and its environment.
Light Endless Light Information on the Mother and Sri Aurobindo's
lives, yoga and philosophy.
Sri Aurobindo Center Spiritual retreat located in the Catskill Mountains
near Woodstock, New York, run by an organization dedicated to the spiritual
vision of Sri Aurobindo.
Sri Aurobindo Autobiography, biographical sketches and an index
of published texts relating to this Indian political and spiritual leader.
Sri Aurobindo Ashram Information about the ashram in Pondicherry,
India, and its activities. Includes an image gallery.
Sri Aurobindo Association of America The history and activities
of the non-profit, tax-exempt organization assisting groups and individuals
devoted to the realization of the spiritual vision of Sri Aurobindo
and the Mother.
Sri Aurobindo Institute of Culture Information on the educational,
cultural and other activities of the institute devoted to spreading
the teachings of the Saint.
Om Sai Mandir: New York Location, timings, and activities of the
Sai Baba The history and teachings of the saint. Includes a picture
gallery and an English translation of Sai Satcharitra, the original
work of Shri Hemadpant in Marathi.
Sai Baba Mandir The location and programs of the Sai Baba Temple
in Baldwin, NY. Includes a photo gallery.
Sai Baba of Shirdi Contains information on life and teachings of
Shirdi Sai Baba. Information on Shirdi, interactive book to share devotees
experiences, picture gallery, and automatic festival reminder.
Sai Dham (Nottingham) Sai Dham (abode of Sai) is the UK and Europe's
first meditation/prayer centre dedicated to Bhagwan Shirdi Sai Baba.
Sai Samsthan: USA Teachings and philosophy of the Shirdi Saibaba.
Includes details of temple and other community activities.
Saibaba Temple: New York A project to construct a new temple at
Shirdi Saibaba Temple Location, travel information, and the sacred
places in and around Shirdi.
Website on Shirdi Saibaba Shri Sai Baba is the essence and embodiment
of spiritual enlightenment and religious harmony. He awakened people
to the eternal truth. "Sab ka malik ek" (One god governs all)
Tatvavada Life and work of Sri Madhvacharya, Madhva philosophy,
saints, and literature.
Jagathguru Sree Narayana Gurudevan Articles and resources on the
teachings of the Guru. Includes a discussion forum and image gallery.
Narayana Guru The biography and teachings of the social reformer
saint from Kerala, India.
Sree Narayana Dharma Paripalana Yogam: Delhi Profile and activities
of the organisation.
Gitananda: Mirabai Life story of, and bhajans written by Mirabai.
Mira Bai A brief biography of Mira, the saint who dedicated her
life to the devotion of Krishna. Includes bhajans in streaming audio.
Mira Bai Biography of the saint regarded as an incarnation of Radha.
Neem Karoli Baba The life and message of the saint also known as
Neeb Karori Baba. Includes a photo gallery and links to related sites.
Karoli Baba, Sri Information on Maharaj-ji's Ashrams and Temples
in India and America. Includes photographs, stories and sayings of this
Sadhu Vaswani Center: Panama Information on the events, activities,
books and publications of the center.
Sadhu Vaswani Mission Biography of Sadhu T.L Vaswani who started
the mission in 1929, at Hyderabad (Sind), his teachings and the social,
educational, cultural and humanitarian activities of the mission.
Sri Guru Raghavendra Patron saint of Mantralayam. Pictures, life,
miracles and visiting Mantralayam.
Advaita Ashrama About the publication center of the Ramakrishna
Math and Mission. The official journal (Prabuddha Bharata) is available
Math Details of the Math, its administration and activities; Ramakrishna,
Vivekananda and Sarada Devi, their teachings, chronology and contributions;
disciples of Ramakrishna; publications, book stores; details, addresses
and links to branches of the organization throughout the world; photo
galleries and video archives.
The Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda All the nine volumes of
Swamiji's published works available on line.
Daily Sutras from the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna Daily sutras plus
100 selected quotations sorted by topic.
Indolink Poetry A small collection of poems by Swami Vivekananda
in English translation.
Ramakrishna and Christ: Paul Hourihan Comparison of the lives and
mysticism of Ramakrishna and Jesus Christ.
Resources on Vivekananda and Vedanta Dedicated to making the ideas
of Vivekananda accessible to all. Includes a series of interactive lecture
summaries, biographical information and a bibliography.
Ramakrishna Vivekananda: SRV Associations Provides information on
the philosophical systems of Vedanta, Yoga, Tantra, Kundalini and other
teachings comprising the Sanatana Dharma, and offering inspiration from
these three Holy Personages and their devotees.
Sri Ramakrishna Biography of the saint and his teachings.
Sri Ramakrishna : Kathamrita An on line translation of the original
book on Sri Ramakrishna.
Sri Ramakrishna Ashrama Kayamkulam Details of the Ashram and its
activities, including videos of the inauguration of new shrine and prayer
Sri Ramakrishna Teachings This weblog provides teachings, quotations
and discourses from Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda.
Swami Gambhirananda An on-line book exploring the life and spirit
of Swami Gambhirananda, one of the most prolific Vedantic scholars and
explainers. He was eleventh President of Ramakrishna Mission.
Swami Vivekananda Biography of this Indian spiritual leader including
excerpts from his most famous writings.
Swami Vivekananda Life, teachings, writings and many new discoveries
of Swami Vivekananda, by Frank Parlato Jr, a Vedic Scholar considered
to be one of the leading authorities in the world on the life and teachings
of Swami Vivekananda.
Swami Vivekananda Quotes A small collection of quotes, wisdom, and
stories from Swami Vivekananda.
The Bengali magazine of the Ramkrishna Math and Mission started by Swami
Vivekananda in January 1899. Includes the history of the magazine and
the house which was the Calcutta residence of Maa Sarada Devi.
Vedanta in practice This Blog contains some of the observations
of Swami Vimokshananda and dedicated to the practice of Vedanta as propounded
and practised by Sri Ramakrishna, Sri Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda.
Vedanta WebSpot Information about Vedanta philosophy related to
Sri Ramakrishna, Swami Vivekananda and Sri Sarada Devi. Includes poems,
a calendar of events, and links of interest.
Vedanta West Communications Devoted to Vedantism and the elucidation
and awareness of Vedantic beliefs. Music and theatre based on religious
Ramanujacharya, Sri About the Hindu philosopher and his philosophy
of Vishishta Advaita.
Chimaya Mission Houston Program of classes and satsangs organised
throughout the year.
International Foundation Includes details of the foundation's activities,
location, history, information on Adi Sankara. Veliyanad, Kerala.
Chinmaya Mission Columbus Various activities, talks, study groups,
and lectures by spiritual leaders in Columbus Ohio.
Chinmaya Mission Washington Regional Center Talks, study groups,
and lectures, are organised on Sanskrit, dance and other topics at various
locations in Maryland and Virginia.
Chinmaya Mission: Mumbai, India Central Chinmaya Mission Trust -
announcements, publications, satsangs, classes, events, list of centers,
contacts, educational institutions, and articles.
Chinmaya Mission:Australia Details of the missions at Sydney and
Melbourne, events, teachers, and publications.
Chinmaya Mission:Main Site An organization dedicated to the spread
of Advaita Vedanta across the world, founded by Swami Chinmayananda.
Centers, teachers, schedules, books.
Dayananda Saraswathi The biography of the saint who founded the
Institute A brief biography of Bhagavan Nityananda of Ganeshpuri,
a discussion of his teachings and a selection of sutras, with commentary
by Swami Chetanananda.
Swami Jnaneshvara Bharati Biography, recordings and writings.
Swami Rama Wikipedia article about Swami Rama.
Dedication to Swami Sivananda This is a website dedicated to Swami
Sivananda Ashram About the Divine Life Society and Sivananda Ashram
founded by Swami Sivananda, its activities and events. Included articles
Yoga Web site of the International Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers.
Information on Jnana Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, Raja Yoga, Karma Yoga, Hatha
Yoga, Dhyana Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, meditation, stress management, Asanas,
Pranayama and Advaita Vedanta.
Sri Swami Sivananda Saraswati Maharaj Brief biography of Swami Sivananda,
founder of the Divine Life Society. Includes a multi media gallery.