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BOOK DISTRIBUTION CENTER OF THE USA

Distributors of books on Hinduism, Yoga and related subjects.

Prices are in US dollars.

For more information and placing of orders contact:
Sivananda Educational Foundation Inc
Attention: Smt Parvathi
328 Heatherbrook Drive
Murphy, TX 75094
Phone: (972) 633-8205
E-mail:


 

Yoga Lessons For Children

52 Inspiring lessons on almost every aspect of Hindu culture and religion, from the writings of Sri Swami Sivananda or based on his teachings. Highly inspiring, very practical and instructive. This is a unique publication. A complete encyclopedia for Hindu children anywhere in the world.

Topics of the Lessons

  1. Introduction to Hinduism
  2. Hindu Scriptures
  3. Ramayana
  4. Mahabharata
  5. Hindu Deities
  6. Hindu Symbols
  7. Hindu Fasts & Festivals
  8. Religious history of India
  9. Gita: Chapters 1-6
  10. Gita: Chapters 7-12
  11. Gita: Chapters 13-18
  12. Introduction to Yoga
  13. Guru & Disciple
  14. Ethical Teachings
  15. Health, Diet & Fasting
  16. Hatha Yoga
  17. Karma & Reincarnation
  18. Karma Yoga
  19. Saints & Sages: Ancient
  20. Saints & Sages: Modern
  21. Hindu Religious Movements
  22. Avataras
  23. Bhakti Yoga
  24. The Bhagavata
  25. Japa Yoga
  26. Satsang and Prayer
  1. Music and Dance
  2. Pranayama
  3. Raja Yoga
  4. How to Develop Memory
  5. How to Develop Will-Power
  6. Concentration
  7. Thought Power
  8. Mind & Its Mysteries
  9. Self-Surrender
  10. Brahmacharya
  11. Kundalini Yoga
  12. Shiva & Shakti
  13. Dhyana Yoga - Introduction
  14. Dhyana Yoga - Practice
  15. The Thirukurral
  16. The Guru - Gita
  17. The Rishis
  18. Spiritual Diary
  19. Spiritual Experiences
  20. God-Vision
  21. Siddhis & Miracles
  22. Saivism
  23. Vedanta
  24. Sivananda's Divine Life
  25. Sivananda's Integral Yoga
  26. Life-Story of Swami Sivananda

26 soft-covered booklets, 64 pages each.    Set $35.00


 

"Science of Yoga" Series

This is an 8-volume set, each volume dealing with 3 subjects. They contain highly practical detailed instructions on various Yogas and spiritual themes. They give an overview of Hindu philosophy and the practical science of Yoga, prepared and edited particularly for the Western seeker.

The 24 subjects dealt with are as follows:

Vol.1 Religious Education
Ethical Teachings
Guru & Disciple
Vol.2 Memory & Will-Culture
Mind & Its Mysteries
Thought Power
Vol.3 Karma Yoga
Bhakti Yoga
Japa Yoga
Vol.4 Hatha Yoga
Kundalini Yoga
Practice of Pranayama
Vol.5 Raja Yoga
Jnana Yoga
Concentration & Meditation
Vol.6 The Superconscious State
Voice of the Himalayas
Inspiring Letters
Vol.7 Practice of Brahmacharya
Health & Diet
Inspiring Stories
Vol.8 Daily Meditations
Saints & Sages
Hinduism

Please note that the 8 volumes are sold as a set, and that single volume are not available.

Hardbound. 416 pages per book. Set $60.00


THE EDUCATION SERIES

GOD IS MY FRIEND

A delightful volume for toddlers between 4 8 years. Simple moral and spiritual instructions are given in single sentences, each on a separate page. The text is in large types, the material easy to memorize, and the instructions can be put into practice immediately.

An enchanting picture of Lord Krishna adorns the laminated hardcover.

Hardbound. 128 pages. $8.00

DIVINE LIFE FOR CHILDREN

This is suitable for children between 8 12 years. Moral lessons, lessons on health, stories, Indian heroes and heroines, Indian saints and sages, Hindu scriptures and an overview of Hinduism all these topics are covered for the young reader. This book can form the complete reader for primary school pupils.

Hardbound. 256 pages. $15.00

CHILDREN'S COMPANION

This is a complement to the above. Practical instructions on morality and spirituality are elaborated here. The important virtues for success in life and how to cultivate them are clearly explained, as also how to overcome weaknesses.

In addition, commonly chanted Mantras with their meanings are given. A few simple Yoga Asanas are included, with illustrations. A chapter gives an overview of Hinduism, and another deals with questions and answers.

Hardbound. 256 pages. $15.00

INSPIRING STORIES

These are delightful short stories form the sacred scriptures and other sources as written in the lucid, attractive style of Swami Sivananda. They are highly inspiring and illuminating, and suitable for children of all ages.

Hardbound. 230 pages. $15.00

LIGHT, POWER AND WISDOM

This unique volume is a handy, invigorating tonic and a soft goad. The flaming words of the Master, Swami Sivananda, are stored in this treasure-trove. Every word is directly addressed to the student. Are you faced with a problem or doubt that defies solution? Turn to any page and you are sure to find a way to solve it, or better still, dissolve it!

Hardbound. 256 pages. $15.00

BHAGAVAD GITA

This pocket edition of the Gita contains just the English transliterations and the translations of each verse. No commentary is included. Summaries of each discourse precede the discourse.

Plastic cover. 210 pages. $9.00

HINDU FASTS AND FESTIVALS

This popular book details all the religious fasts and festivals of the Hindus. Excellent for reading during gatherings convened for celebrating these occasions. The book gives the origination of the events as well as how they are observed in India today.

Softcover. 177 pages. $10.00


THE "PEACE" SERIES

1. HOW TO GET PEACE OF MIND
2. PEACE THE GOAL OF LIFE
3. IN QUEST OF PEACE
4. PEACE YOUR BIRTHRIGHT

These volumes are illustrated with glorious color pictures of birds and flowers, with a short inspiring saying on each spread. Each saying contains practical instructions that will solve and dissolve all the problems of your daily life.

This is a GIFT OF LIFE an ideal present for ANY occasion.

"If you are at peace with yourself, it will be easier to be at peace with the whole world"

Hardbound, 244 pages each. Per book $8.00
Per set $30.00


THE COMPASSION SERIES

1. COMPASSION IN ACTION
2. CALL OF COMPASSION
3. COMPASSION THE CROWN OF LIFE
4. HEART OF COMPASSION

These four volumes contain touching animal stories, notes on natural science, vegetarianism, etc., written by talented authors of the East and the West. The Animal Welfare Board of Madras, a body sponsored by the Indian Government, gave us permission to reprint the stories from its journal, Animal Citizen. Suitable for both adults and children, these delightful and humorous stories inculcate love and compassion for the dumb creatures of God.

How do animal mothers train their babies? How do the four-legged doctors treat themselves? Their fascinating lifestyle and intelligence will amaze you.

More than 115 stunning multi-color pictures of flowers, birds, reptiles, animals and scenic wonders, as well as black and white illustrations enhance the beauty of these volumes.

Hardbound. 256 pages each. Per book $12.00
Per set $40.00 


OTHER PUBLICATIONS

IN THE VISION OF GOD

A vividly descriptive narrative covering twelve years of the early spiritual sojourn of Swami Ramdas throughout India.

Hardbound. 539 pages. $20.00

BHAGAVAD GITA & TIRUKKURAL COMPENDIUM

This book combines the Bhagavad Gita together with the Tirukkural of Saint Tiruvalluvar. The Tirukkural verses are simple and easy to understand, filled with wit and wisdom. The Gita is a translation by Swami Sivananda.

Hardbound. 290 pages. $9.00

GUIDANCE IN DAILY LIFE

A guide for today's householders to cope with the challenges facing family life, written as a conversation between the Master and his disciple.

Softcover. 64 pages. $2.00

PRAYER BOOK

Our Prayer Book is widely used by Hindus of all denominations. It contains the important Sanskrit verses and prayers form the scriptures, given in the Devanagri script and translated into English. There are Kirtans in Hindi, Gujarati, Telugu and Tamil.

There are useful sections on Hindu symbols and rituals, prayers for special occasions, Aratis, and Sri Hanuman Chalisa, the performance of Havan, etc. Some of these Kirtans and Bhajans are available on audiocassettes.

Plastic bound. 200 pages. $9.00

SIVANANDA'S GOSPEL OF DIVINE LIFE

A true devotee worships his Master by observing his actions and extracting his instruction therefrom. This 769 page volume details significant events from the life of Swami Sivananda.

Gurudev's interaction in the form of dialogues with the Ashram inmates, visitors and admirers is detailed in the form of short stories. Each story beautifully illustrates the Master's command of Yoga, his incredible practical wisdom in applying it, and the superb management skill, which converted a few cowsheds into an international spiritual center.

Hard cover. 769 pages. $25.00

FROM MAN TO GOD MAN

This biography of Sri Swami Sivananda is beautifully illustrated with numerous color plates. An essential text for admirers of the Master, detailing his activities from early boyhood to the final days.

Hard cover. 523 pages. $25.00

LARGE BHAGAVAD GITA

Hard cover. $30.00


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USA DISTRIBUTOR

For more information and placing of orders contact:
Sivananda Educational Foundation Inc
Attention: Smt Parvathi
328 Heatherbrook Drive
Murphy, TX 75094
Phone: (972) 633-8205
E-mail:

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