1. Being Swami Sivananda

    part two

    July 15, 2010 by Swami Sivananda, Category: Reflection & Articles

    Swami Sivananda continues with part two of his recently published story by Alternatives Journal. In this conclusive segment he speaks of Swami Radha’s encouragement and constant reminder that the power of choice was his greatest asset in taking his next steps.

    For a full overview of the making of this article, listen to Swami Sivananda’s podcast at the end of this piece.

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  2. Being Swami Sivananda

    part one

    July 6, 2010 by Swami Sivananda, Category: Reflection & Articles

    Swami Sivananda was recently published by Alternatives Journal, for his story of transition from being one of Canada’s foremost environmental engineering consultants, to seemingly sudden retirement from his profession, moving to Yasodhara Ashram, and dedicating his life to selfless service as a sanyasin.

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  3. Polishing the Diamond and the ascent transition

    May 9, 2009 by claire, Category: Reflection & Articles

    Vanessa, Trine & Amanda in the Beach Prayer RoomWhat is the Diamond? And how does it carry us through our work, our lives, our transitions? In a recent conversation, former staff of ascent and new staff at rad’a montreal reflect on their experience of  Polishing the Diamond – how it has affected their own transitions and deepened their relationship with the work.

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