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I ...
... am a Yoga Practicioner, ... am a Yoga Teacher, ... have/direct a Yoga Center/studio, ... am an Ayurveda specialist/consultant/practicioner
My Yoga tradition/style/center, Yoga practice, Yoga Master/s, Teacher/s
Advaita Vedanta (Raphael)
Sivananda Yoga
Bhakti Yoga (Mata Amritanandamayi)
My Favorite Quote/What inspires me:
"tyagenaike amritatva manasahu" =
"There´s no immortality without renunciation!"
Blog or favorite Yoga Website:

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Swami Sivananda: Philosophy of Bhakti

Posted on April 27, 2010 at 1:23pm 0 Comments


Bhakti or devotion is indispensable for attaining jnana. Jnana is the condition necessary for bhakti to reach its fullest

development in love. Knowledge without devotion is as futile as devotion without


Love follows from the basic oneness of all beings. God is being. World is becoming. The creation of the world does not in any way affect

the integrity of God. The world does not stand apart from God, but is pervaded

by… Continue

Amma / Mata Amritanandamayi:

Posted on April 26, 2010 at 11:12pm 0 Comments

..."Service is also a form of sadhana. If you claim that you have attained

perfection after doing sadhana sitting in a certain place, Amma will not

accept that. Getting out into the world and doing service is very much a

part of sadhana. If we want to eliminate the enemies that lurk in the

innermost depths of the heart, we have to serve the world. Only then will we be

able to tell how effective our meditation has been. Only when someone gets

angry with us,… Continue

What shall I be?

Posted on April 12, 2010 at 11:02am 0 Comments

I have again and again grown like grass;
I have experienced seven hundred and seventy moulds.
I died from minerality and became vegetable;
And from vegetativeness I died and became animal.
I died from animality and became man.
Then why fear disappearance through death?
Next time I shall die, Bringing forth wings and feathers like angels:
After that soaring higher than angels--What you cannot imagine.
I shall be that! ~ Jalaludin Rumi

Amma Quotes

Posted on March 28, 2010 at 1:02pm 0 Comments

"It is through selfless sharing that the flower of life becomes beautiful and
fragrant." -- Amma

My Quote of the Day

Posted on July 3, 2009 at 8:54am 0 Comments

"If you have not been a lover, count your life not lived." Rumi, the 13th Century brilliant Persian mystic und poet.

Comment Wall (3 comments)

At 9:07am on February 8, 2009, Sukadev Bretz said…
Hari Om Michael,
nice to find you here. Thank you for joining.
I wish you all the best, have a lot of inspiration.

om Shanti
At 12:00am on June 25, 2010, Ananda - Swar International Yoga said…
Namaste Michael,
Welcome !!!!
Very nice your page with the loving energy of Amma.
I will often come to see the pictures and read your blog.
Have a wonderful night
At 7:22am on December 28, 2011, daljit singh said…

you are welcome
Daljit Singh

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