Inspiration


Canticle of the Creatures by Saint Francis of Assisi

Cancticle of the Creatures

by Saint Francis of Assisi

Saint Francis expresses with devotion and sweetness a deep inner attunement with cosmic realities. The poem reveals his connection to the luminaries, the stars, the four elements and the cycle of life and death.

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Yogananda and Sri Yukteswar - Vedic Astrology in the Autobiography of a Yogi

Outwitting the Stars

by Paramhansa Yogananda

In this chapter from the spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi, Yogananda relates his guru's account of Vedic astrology. Yogananda's guru, Sri Yukteswar, describes what astrology is and shares the practical benefits of wearing vedic gemstones and astrological bangles.

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To the Aurora Borealis - Poem by Paramhansa Yogananda

To the Aurora Borealis

by Paramhansa Yogananda

This poem is written by the great yogi Paramhansa Yogananda. Yogananda relates his external experience of seeing the beauty of the Northern Lights with his inner vison and expansion into an internal state of cosmic awareness.

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