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by M. Govindan      

English - Sri Lanka Rs. 750/-
, Tamil - Sri Lanka Rs. 600/-, Sinhala - Sri Lanka Rs. 450/-

The first authoritative biography of Babaji, the immortal master made famous by Yogananda’s Autobiography of a Yogi, an all-time best seller. Babaji lives today near Badrinath, his body has not aged since the age of sixteen, when centuries ago he attained the supreme state of enlightenment and divine transformation. This followed his initiation into the scientific art of Kriya Yoga by two deathless masters, the Siddhas Agastyar and Boganathar, who belonged to the “18 Siddha Tradition”, famous among southern India. This rare account, by a longtime disciple, reveals their little known life stories, ancient culture and present mission, as well as how their Kriya Yoga can be used to bring about the integration of the material and spiritual dimensions of life. Clear explanations of the psychophysiological effects of Kriya Yoga and guidelines for its practice are given. It includes verses from the Siddhas’ writings with commentary. A book, which will inspire you. Available in English, Sinhala, Tamil or Hindi.




බාබාජි සහ අටළොස් සිද්ධ ක‍්‍රියා- යෝග සම්ප‍්‍රදාය

by M. Govindan, M.A


මහාචාර්ය ඩබ්ලි්‍යු. එම්. ගුණතිලක

නුතන භාරතයේ පරම මහා යෝගීවරයාණන් වූ බාබාජිතුමා අදටත් උතුරු හිමාලයේ ජීවමානව වෙසෙති. උත්වහන්සේ ශතවර්ෂ කිහිපයක් තිස්සේ තම භෞතික ශරිරය පවත්වාගෙන ආහ. උත්වාහන්සේගේ ආධ්‍යාක්ම්ක මට්ටම මනුෂ්‍යයන්ට තේරුම් ගත නොහැකි තරමේ ගැඹුරු වූත් පළල් වූත් එකකි. බාබාජිතුමාගේ මෙහෙවර යෝගින්ට සහ සෘෂිවරුන්ට උදව් වීම ය. පරමහංස යොගානන්ද ස්වාම්තුමාන්ගේ ්මඑදඉසටර්චයහ දෙ ශදටස කෘතියියෝගී ජීව්තයට දොරටුව’ නමින් මීට වසර කිහිපයතට පෙර මහාචාර්ය ඩම්ලියු. එම්. ගුණතිලක මහාතා ව්සින් පරිවර්තනය කරණු ලැබුයේන් ලාංකිය පාඨක සහෘදයන්ට බාබාජිතුමා ගැන මුල් වරට කියවන්නට ලැබුණි. ඉන්පසු බොහෝ උදවිය බාබාජිතුමා ගැන තවදුරටත් තියවීමේ නොතිත් ආසාවෙන් පසු වූහ. :267 වන පිටුව*



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These 18 asanas were selected by Babaji from among the thousands which exist to form an efficient system for rejuvenating the physical body and preparing it for the more subtle phases of his Kriya Yoga. The immortal Himalayan master is living proof of their effectiveness. Each asana has several stages, making them suitable for the beginner and experienced student. The asanas are also arranged in pairs, or counterposes, facilitating the relaxation stage following each asana. This guide is designed as a handbook, where in each stage in each asana is individually illustrated, and explained with easy to follow instructions. The numerous benefits of each asana in the healing and prevention of various functional disorders are also indicated. An introductory chapter explains the principles to follow in their practice. (32 Pages) Available in English, Sinhala, Tamil or Hindi



බාබාජිගේ කි‍්‍රයා හත යෝගා

by M. Govindan, M.A


මහාචාර්ය ඩබ්ලි්‍යු. එම්. ගුණතිලක

මෙම ආසන 18 බාබාජි විසින් තෝරා ගනු ලැබුෙවි දහසකුත් ආසන අතරින් යළි පුනර්ජිවතයක් ශරිරයට ලබා දෙණු පිණිසය මෙයින් පසු වඩාත් සංකීර්ණ අදිරයන් ස\හා ඔහුගේ කි‍්‍රයා යෝග වල ආසන අඩිතාලම තබා ගැතෙ. මෙම යෝගා ආසනවලට තිසි එල හිමාලයේ වෙසෙත වියෝවට පත් නොවන එම ගුරුතුමාගේ ජීවිතයේ මනා ඔප්පු ෙවි. සෑම ආසනයක්ම අදීයර කිහිපයකින් සමත්විත බැවින් ආධූනික මෙන්ම ප‍්‍රවීන ශිෂ්‍යයන්ට ගැලපේ. මෙම ආසන යුගළ හා ප‍්‍රතිවිරුද්ධ ආසන ලෙස ගළපා ඇති බැවින් වඩාත් සුවදායි පහසු ඉරියව්වක් සෑම ආසන රටාවකටම ගළපා ඇත. මෙම පොත් පිංවය ඉදිරිපත් කර ඇත්තේ පෙර ගමන් පොතක් ලෙසය. මෙහි විශෙෂත්වය සෑම ආසනයක්ම රූප සටහන් සහ එහි විස්තර පැහැදිළි ලෙස ඉදිරිපත් කර ඇති බැවිනි. තවද සෑම ආසනයකම ලැබන ප‍්‍රතිලාහ සුවය සහ අහිනකර බලපෑම් ශරිරයට බල තොපැවන්ම කෙරෙහි අවධානය යෝමු තර ඇත හදුන්වා දීමේ කොටසේ නියායත් සහ එහි යෙදිය යුතු හේතුත් දක්වා ඇත. :32 වන පිටුව*amil or Hindi


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Kriya Yoga Insights Along the Path

Kriya Yoga: Insights Along the Path       

English - Sri Lanka Rs. 750/-
, Sinhala - Sri Lanka Rs. 450/-

Part 1: The Dilemma of human existence: Finding lasting happiness in  things which do not last. Why Do We Practice Yoga? Karma: Cause or Consequence? Liking and Disliking: the Disease of the Mind. Doubts.. Part 2: Finding the spiritual path: Guru Purnima.  Aspiration.  Receiving the Grace of our Satguru Kriya Babaji Nagaraj. Discipleship or Devoteeship. The Significance of Initiation. What is Babaji's Kriya Yoga? The Art of Meditation. You and What You Are Not. By Contentment, Supreme Joy is Attained.  A Man's Home is His Ashram. Satsang. Sacred Space. Part 3: Making our life our Yoga: Moving towards equilibrium: Calmly Active, Actively Calm. What the World Needs Now is Love and Compassion. Judgment, or How to Avoid Harming others and Ourselves. Yoga as a Social Movement. All countries are my homeland and all persons are part of my family. Holy madness, Kundalini, Shakti pat and Ego-Crushing. How do we know whether we are progressing spiritually?  The  Yoga of the 21st Century. Tapas: Voluntary Self-Challenge. Samadhi.  Kaivalyam: Absolute Freedom. Sadhana of Life. Questions and answers. How should we concentrate in practicing mantras? How to balance internal and external focus, in order to optimize both? In Advaita Vedanta, one focuses only on the Self. Why do we have other points of   focus in Babaji's Kriya Yoga? How does Babaji's Kriya Yoga compare with the Kriya Yoga promoted by Yogananda and his successors? . (161 pages)

“It is up to us all to choose how we would like our future to be. In making that choice, it helps to know, understand and accept ourselves, our purpose, our passions, our talents, and how we want these to manifest.  A book that I highly recommend for anyone who wants to step into their Self/ Highest Potential is "Kriya Yoga: Insights Along The Path”, by Marshall Govindan and Jan Ahlund.
The book is a powerful companion for aspirants, practitioners or teachers alike, who are on a path towards expanded awareness, self realisation and personal mastery.  In most parts, its power is in the vast topics it covers in simple clear sincere and non-jargon and objective style. I particularly found nectar in Chapters 11 on Kaivalyadham and 12 on Sadhana of Life which encapsulated for me the questions of -
Why Yoga? Why Kriya Yoga? Why be / know WHO I AM? Once you have read it, you will know how valuable it is as an aid towards remembering Who I AM, and letting go of what I am not!"
-by Marina Kapur, management consultant in the U.K.


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Kriya Yoga Insights Along the Path

කි‍්‍රයා යෝගථ මාර්ගයට ආලෝකය

By: Marshall Govindan And Jan Ahlund


මහාචාර්ය ඩබ්ලි්‍යු. එම්. ගුණතිලක

ක‍්‍රියා යෝග ගැන ඉගෙනීමට උනන්දුවක් දක්වන්නාවූ ද, දැනටමත් ක‍්‍රියා යෝග මාර්ගයට අවතීර්ණ වී සිටින්නාවූ ද අයවලූන් ස`දහා, ඔවුන් එය පුහුණු කළ යුත්තේ මක්නිසාද, එහිදී ඇති වන දුෂ්කරතා කවරේ ද, ඒවා ජය ගන්නේ කෙසේද යන වග පැහැදිලි කෙරෙන කෘතියක අවශ්‍යතාව අවුරුදු ගණනාවක සිට මගේ බිරි`ද ජාන් දුර්ගා අහ්ලූන් ද, මම ද හ`දුනාගෙන සිටියෙමු. ක‍්‍රියා යෝගියෙකුට ඉදිරිපත්වන අභියෝගයන්ට සහ අවස්ථාවන්ට සූදානම් වීම ස`දහා මෙම ග‍්‍රන්ථය උදව්වක් වෙතැයි අපි උදක්ම විශ්වාස කරමු. අප කව්දැයි හරි හැටි හ`දුනා ගත නොහැකි වන මිනිස් ස්වභාවය පිළිබ`ද නොදැනීම නැමති බාධකයට ද කලක් තිස්සේ අපගේ සිතුවිලි, වචන හා ක‍්‍රියාවල ප‍්‍රතිඵල ලෙස සකස් වූ කර්මයට ද මුහුණ දීමට අපට සිදුවී ඇත. දිව්‍යමය ස්වභාවය ස`දහා වූ අපේක්ෂාව වර්ධනය කර ගැනීමෙන් ද, අපගේ උසස් අධ්‍යාත්ම තත්වය වූ පවිත‍්‍ර නිරීක්ෂක විඥානයට නතු වීමෙන් ද, අපට එම ප‍්‍රතිරෝධයත්, කර්මයත්, වෙනත් බාධකයනුත් ම`ගහරවා ගත හැකි වනු ඇත. එසේ කිරීම ස`දහා අපට නියාමක ආලෝකය ද උදව්ව ද බොහෝ දුරට අවශ්‍ය වේ. :222 වන පිටුව*


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Babaji’s Kriya Yoga offers to initiated and non-initiated students of Yoga a monthly correspondence course which is designed to deepen your understanding of the principles and practices of Yoga. The course is designed to widen our perspective of our practice at all levels physically, vitally, mentally and spiritually. It introduces the right use of will to change the course of your life. In so doing it will help us to understand how we practice Babaji’s Kriya Yoga not only for our own benefit but also for the benefit of our families, friends and benefit of the world at large. Our practice of Hatha Yoga, Pranayama, Meditation and Mantra Japa takes us to the Self. This correspondence course is such an instrument, it is a time to begin a process of sharing Grace and Love. For one year, you will receive by mail, each month, (12 issues) a course of 18-24 page developing a specific theme, which builds on each other. The 12 lessons: 1. Grace & Living a Graceful Life 2. Relationships: Walking the Path with Others 3. The Power of the Mind. 4. Emotions: Our Adversary, our Friend 5. The Subtleties of Prana 6. A Course of Meditation 7. Awareness: It is really All we Have 8. Definite Methods, Tangible Results 9. Yamas: Understanding and practicing the Power of Restraint 10. Transcending Conditioning through Discernment 11. Tapas: Bringing Intensity to our Practice 12. Kriya Yoga, a Guru Yoga Lineage.

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The Wisdom of Jesus and the Yoga Siddhas


Sri Lanka Rs. 850/-

This book provides a comparison between the original and most authentic teachings of Jesus, as exemplified in his parables and paradoxical sayings, and as determined by modern, critical historical research, with the remarkably similar  teachings of the Yoga Siddhas. Who was Jesus? One of the most influential human beings of all times? The founder of Christianity? A messiah or savior sent by God to redeem humanity of its sins? What were His teachings? Is our knowledge of Jesus limited to what is recorded in the Bible? What has modern historical research to say about what Jesus did and taught? "What were the original teachings of Jesus, before the Christian religion became organized?"

With the discovery of many new source documents in the Sinai Desert and near the Dead Sea, and with the advent of modern methods of textual analysis by scholars who are independent of institutional bias, today most Biblical scholars will agree that the books of the Bible's New Testament are written at several levels of authenticity:

· What were likely the actual words of Jesus, quoted in the gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke, but recorded several decades afterwards.
· What were likely interpolations - words attributed to Jesus by unknown sources.
· What was said about Jesus or about His teachings by others, for example, Paul in his "letters," which make up most of the rest of the New Testament, and which served as the basis for early Church dogma.

More recently, the research of the Yoga Siddha Research Centre in Chennai, India, has brought out a series of books providing, for the first time, translation and commentary of the Yoga Siddhas, or "perfected" Yogis of India, who were contemporaries of Jesus. Their teachings and miraculous powers were remarkably similar to those of Jesus.


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Kriya Yoga Sutras of Patanjali


English - Sri Lanka Rs. 700/-
, Tamil - Sri Lanka Rs. 600/-

Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras are universally considered to be among the two or three most important texts in the field of yoga. Patanjali refers to his yoga as “Kriya Yoga”: the “yoga of action with awareness”. Until now, commentators have treated it as a philosophical reference, and have largely ignored its implications for yogic practice. They have also ignored the fact that it is also an esoteric work, and that only initiates, with sufficient prior experience, can grasp its deeper meaning. This new translation and commentary provides a practical guide to Self-realization or enlightenment. It clearly explains how to apply Patanjali’s profound philosophical teachings in everyday life, in any situation with a unique “practice” section after each verse’s commentary. When one practices the techniques of Kriya Yoga, it is like driving a powerful automobile. But without a roadmap, most students are “stuck in traffic” or at “dead ends.” Now for the first time, there is a clear roadmap to guide the student to remarkable destinations. “ M. Govindan’s Kriya Yoga Sutras of Patanjali and the Siddhars is a valuable addition to the study of Yoga in general and the Yoga-Sutra in particular. I can wholeheartedly recommend it. In particular, the growing number of students of Kriya Yoga throughout the world will find his treatment indispensable, but others will benefit from it.” From the foreword by Georg Feuerstein, Ph.D., author of The Sutras of Patanjali and the Encyclopedia of Yoga.


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The Voice of Babaji S.A.A. Ramaiah and Babaji Nagaraj      

Sri Lanka Rs. 1800/-

Sri V.T. Neelakantan recorded verbatim a series of talks given by Satguru Kriya Babaji in 1953. These are a fountain of delight and inspiration, illuminating the Kriya Yoga path towards God realization, unity in diversity and universal love. They also reveal the magnetic personality of Babaji and how he supports us all, with much humour and wisdom. They were originally printed in three volumes: "The Voice of Babaji and Mysticism Unlocked," "Babaji's Masterkey to All Ills, (Kriya)" and "Babaji's Death of Death (Kriya)." Includes the fascinating accounts of the meetings with Babaji in Madras and in the Himalayas by authors V.T. Neelakantan and Yogi S.A.A. Ramaiah. Out of print for nearly 50 years, they are profound and important statements from one of the world's greatest living spiritual masters. Available in English or Tamil


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Babaji's Kriya Yoga: Deepening Your Practice"BABAJI'S KRIYA YOGA: Deepening Your Practice"      Sri Lanka Rs. 650/-

By Jan "Durga" Ahlund and M. Govindan. ISBN 978-1-895383-64-5, 108 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, softcover with photographs and diagrams.

"This book provides detailed instructions, diagrams and photographs in the practice of a particular set of 18 Yoga asanas or postures, known as "Babaji's Kriya Hatha Yoga." The essays and instructions herein enable the practitioner to go beyond the development and health of the physical body, and to transform the practice of yoga asana into a spiritual practice, inducing a higher state of consciousness. Unlike earlier publications related to Hatha Yoga, this volume will show you how to transform your Hatha Yoga practice into a means for Self-Realization. It introduces students to the Five-fold Path of Babaji's Kriya Yoga. This book is dedicated to Yoga students new to Kriya Yoga and also to Initiated students looking to deepen their own practice."

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The Yoga Toolbox"The Yoga Toolbox – An everyday guide for shaping your future"      

Sri Lanka Rs. 1350/-

by Jan Durga Ahlund ISBN 978-1-895383-65-2. 234 pages, 7 by 9.5 inches, with over 200 black and white photographs.

This great book offers lessons in using simple tools to live a long, healthy and happy life. It is also written for those who wish to develop their understanding of Yoga and Meditation. Yoga and meditation can bring relief and promote healing from the effects of stress and bad habits on the physical body, the emotions and the mind.

Each of the sixteen chapters focuses on a different specific objective that will facilitate shaping your future life. The objectives include:

1. gaining access to unlimited power;
2. purifying the five bodies or sheaths;
3. developing concentration through controlled breathing;
4. becoming flexible in life, starting with the spine;
5. connecting to “the inner sun” for self healing;
6. bending forward into stress and change;
7. removing tension and blockages in the joints;
8. developing a strong nervous system;
9. learning to bend backwards, digest and let go;
10. reversing depression or sadness;
11. stand up, be centered and act dynamically;
12. developing deep, restful sleep;
13. overcoming negative conditioning;
14. mastering the art of meditation;
15. using the power of mudras (psycho-physical gestures) to change your life;
16. using Yoga-Nidra (deep relaxation and yogic rest) for Self awareness and to re-program your future.

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Kailash: In Quest of the Self "KAILASH: In Quest of the Self"      

Sri Lanka Rs. 750/-

By Swami Vedananda. ISBN 978-1-895383-66-9, 245 pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, softcover.

"This is a rare, spiritual adventure story by one dedicated monk who walked on foot over 300 miles through the mountains of India, Nepal and Tibet to Mount Kailash and Lake Manasarovar, the abode of the gods on earth ".

Swami Vedananda gives us a vivid and honest portrayal of the physical, psychological and spiritual challenges which he had to overcome on this very difficult pilgrimage. He shares with us the insights that guided and prodded him on, and the extraordinary visions, experiences and profound teachings given to him by remarkable yogis, saints and gods, including a 700 hundred year old Siddha.

Swamiji grants us access to his meditations.

Numerous photographs and a map show us his way.

This book can be read on several levels. It is full of blessings.

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Boganathar Volume 1


Sri Lanka Rs. 700/-

(350 pgs., includes Tamil verses, transliteration, translation, commentary, notes, glossary, 11 appendixes, bibliography, index)

Volume 1 narrates the life of Bogar and his teachings, Kundalini-Yoga, Astanga-Yoga, samadhi, and a translation and commentary of about seventy-five selected poems. By contemplating the verses, the conscious-energy of Boganathar may be absorbed, and their hidden meaning may be revealed.

Boganathar was the Siddha guru of Kriya Babaji Nagaraj, the famed Himalayan master, of whom much has been written. Boganathar lived an extremely long life through the use of alchemical rejuvenation formulae and special breathing techniques. He traveled all over the world, chronicled the lives of Siddhas much older than himself, and provided his disciples an illumined path to Self-realization and integral transformation of human nature into divinity. His astounding life provides a shining example of our human potential. The present work provides a biography of Boganathar, as we can glean it from his writings alone, as well as introductory chapters on the Siddha tradition and Kundalini Yoga. The present work also provides a
translation and commentary of about seventy-five selected poems, which serious students of all traditions of Kundalini Yoga and Tantra will find illuminating. By meditating upon the verses, the reader will be able to draw much inspiration. The present work provides a word-by-word translation, with alternative meanings, as well as a literal translation, and finally an interpretative translation, to balance the need for precision and understanding and to facilitate a deeper meditative approach to the various layers of meaning of each verse.

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The Yoga of Siddha Boganathar Vol. 2THE YOGA OF SIDDHA BOGANATHAR VOLUME 2 by T.N. Ganapathy      

Sri Lanka Rs. 1650/-

(530 pgs., includes Tamil verses, transliteration, translation, commentary, notes, glossary, 6 appendixes, bibliography, index, 7 color photographs, 6’x9’ size)

Volume 2 contains the English translation with commentary of two works by Boganathar: (1) Initiation of wisdom, written in 156 verses which teaches all about pranayama, the description and significance of various cakras, and the process of Kundalini-Yoga, the 36 principles of existence, and above all the true meaning of muppal, the three empty spaces,  (2) The Cream of Wisdom, 45 verses, describes Kundalini-Yoga, pranayama, the ten types of empowerment, the 18 energized centers encircling the sahasrara, the method of liberation. Original Tamil language script, its transliteration in Roman characters, word by word translation, summary translation and commentary elucidating the meaning of each verse. ISBN 978-1-895383-26-3 contains 540  pages. 

Boganathar was the Siddha guru of Kriya Babaji Nagaraj, the famed Himalayan master. This volume 2 takes us further into the little known world of the Siddhas, adepts of Yoga, who for millennia, have explored the furthest reaches of human potentiality and spiritual development. Boganathar was not only one of the greatest adepts of Yoga of all time, but also a great scientist. For the first time ever, the writings of Boganathar, the greatest scientist of the Siddha tradition, have been translated into English, and a useful commentary on these profound and difficult texts has been rendered. The present volume contains poems that all lovers of Kundalini-Yoga and Tantra will find inspiring.


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Sri Lanka Rs. 2300/-

(640 pgs., includes Tamil verses, transliteration, translation, commentary, glossary, 11 appendixes, bibliography, index, 19 color illustrations, 6.5’x9.5’ size. Contributors: Prema Nandakumar, T.B. Siddhalingaiah, P.S. Somasundaram, KR. Arumugam, S.P. Sabharathnam, & edited by T.N. Ganapathy)

This collection contains selected verses from each of the 18 Siddhas, in the original Tamil, with transliteration, English translation and commentary.

The Yoga of the Eighteen Siddhas: An Anthology contains the revolutionary statements of those great men and women who have reached the furthest heights of human potential. The “Eighteen Yoga Siddhas” is a tradition referred to in the ancient Tamil language literature. Its illustrious members traveled all over the world, had extremely long lives and performed what most of us would consider being miracles. They did not like to be autobiographical, preferring to identify themselves with that deathless jivatma, being-consciousness-bliss. Consequently, they consciously changed bodies as easily as we change clothes, when necessary, laughing at the limitations of ordinary humans. They were not only mystics in the truest sense, but revolutionaries against human nature, and they envisioned and embodied Divinity, as a result of tremendous efforts of self-mastery and self-surrender to their God-head.They left behind their teachings in the form of poems, written on palm leaves, or edus. These works have been badly neglected by scholars to date because of the difficulty in deciphering them. The Siddhas wrote in what has been referred to as a “twilight language,” to obscure the meaning from all but the most sincere students, and prompting the reader to seek the deepest meaning within themselves. They provide a unique source of understanding of both the means and results of Kundalini-Yoga, a great esoteric art and science.


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The Yoga of Siddha AvvaiTHE YOGA OF SIDDHA AVVAI by S.N. Kandaswamy      

Sri Lanka Rs. 850/-

(280 pgs., includes Tamil verses, transliteration, translation, commentary, notes, glossary, 2 appendixes, bibliography, index, 6’x9’ size)

Avvai is considered to be one of the most influential sages among the Tamil speaking people of south India. Her poems and literary works, dating from the first millennium of the modern era are recited by millions of Tamil speaking school children in south Asia to this day. The values and wisdom which her poems convey however, has a source. It is this source which the present volume, The Yoga of Siddha Avvai, sheds much new light upon with the inclusion of her text of Vinayakar Akaval. The author takes us on a literary, historical and spiritual tour of ancient Indian culture, and in so doing, helps us to understand her origins and greatness.
Like her illustrious forebearer, the Siddha Thiruvallavar, whose influence on Tamil culture and values, through his classic Tirukkural, is universally acknowledged; Avvai was also a Siddha Yogi. While Thiruvallavar was a disciple of Agastyar, and brother disciple of Babaji Nagaraj, the originator of Kriya Yoga, Avvai claims that her Guru was the sound of Aum, the Pranava itself, personified in the form of Ganesha, who taught her Kundalini-Yoga. Her poetry invokes the presence of the Guru, and then ignites within the reader the flame of spiritual consciousness. It also points to the esoteric practice of Kundalini-Yoga as the path that leads to enlightenment and God realization. Her’s is a wonderful example of arrupadai, the Siddha’s ideal of showing the path to others. If the purpose of human knowledge is to alleviate human suffering, then that knowledge or wisdom which eliminates suffering completely is the most valuable. Like all of the Siddhas, she shared her wisdom with this purpose. Their teachings are universal, non-sectarian, and very much needed in today’s suffering world.
Students of Kriya Yoga, Kundalini-Yoga, Jnana, and Tantra as well as devotees of Ganesha (Vinayakar) and students of Tamil literature and culture will all find much insight and greater understanding of their path as a result of studying this volume. Readers familiar with Avvai’s moral sayings may be surprised to learn of the origins of her wisdom, and be inspired themselves to apply themselves to Yogic sadhana.

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The Yoga of TirumularThe Yoga of Tirumular: Essays on the Tirumandiram by Dr. T.N. Ganapathy, Ph.D and Dr. KRA Arumugam, Ph.D      

Sri Lanka Rs. 1550/-

This book fulfills a longtime need for a comprehensive introduction and commentary in the English language for one of Yoga's greatest source works: the Tirumandiram or “Holy Garland of Mantras,'described by Dr. Georg Feuerstein Ph.D “as important as the Yoga-Sutras of Patanjali, the Bhagavad Gita and the Yoga-Vashistha combined.” Tirumandiram is considered to be the greatest and earliest seminal work of the Siddhas, the greatest adepts of Yoga, and an encyclopedia of philosophical and spiritual wisdom rendered in verse form. It is a book of Yoga, tantra, alchemy, mysticism, mantra, yantra and philosophy. But without a commentary, it has been difficult for most English readers, unfamiliar with much of its underlying philosophical concepts, to clearly understand.

This new book explain clearly the most important themes and philosophical concepts which are woven throughout the Tirumandiram. These include: Saivism; the nature of Siva and the relationship which the soul or jiva has with the Lord; the philosophical school of Saiva Siddhantha ; the concepts of God, the soul, the world, liberation, the paths to liberation; the bonds or impurities which keep the soul in bondage; the concept of Grace; Love; meditation; jnana ; the Yoga of Tirumandiram: Astanga-Yoga, Khecari-yoga, Pariyana-Yoga (tantric yoga), Chandra-Yoga (literally “moon” yoga), Kundalini-Yoga; mysticism, the concept of the human body and its transformation into a divine body; the concept of the guru; the social concerns of the Tirumular. With an understanding of the basic ideas, the reader will then be stimulated to make a detailed study of the Tirumandiram itself.

It is the sixth publication in a series produced by scholars ot the Yoga Siddha Research Center, in Chennai, south India, sponsored by Babaji's Kriya Yoga Order of Acharyas and the Yoga Research and Education Center. The present work benefits from the great familiarity which the authors have developed over many years of full time study of much of the massive body of palm leaf manuscripts written by the Siddhas.


How I Became a Disciple of BabajiHOW I BECAME A DISCIPLE OF BABAJI by M. Govindan      

Sri Lanka Rs. 280/-

The inspiring story of a young man’s quest for God and Self-realization through ascetic trials in India and Sri Lanka, filled with adventure and difficulties, the author shares a rare story with unusual candor and courage. His inspiring story provides rare insights into a little known world. (100 pages, 38 photographs)



TAMIL-C-CITTAR-MARABU (Tamil) by T. N. Ganapathy      

Sri Lanka Rs. 450/-

This Tamil edition fulfills the need for a comprehensive and faithful presentation of the philosophy of the Siddhas. Drawing upon a wide range of sources, the author has sought to give a philosophical foundation for the conception of the human body, the method, mysticism and the twilight language of the Siddhas. It has also highlighted the social concern of the Siddhas. (348 pages)


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2 Hours 5 Minutes by M. Govindan PAL DVD

Sri Lanka Rs. 450/-

Learn the 18 asanas developed by Babaji Nagaraj and become aware of what is aware! Become the Seer, not the Seen! Bliss arises! This unique instructional video provides careful detailed instructions in not only the technical performance and alignment of each asana, but also in the higher states of consciousness, which they awaken. It includes an introduction into the philosophy of yoga, the nature of consciousness and the cultivation of Self-awareness. Make your practice of yoga deeply meditative. In this beautiful video, the asana are taught in progressive stages, with preparatory variations making them accessible to the beginner and challenging for the experienced student of yoga. These asanas, selected by Babaji, will rejuvenate and energize you! The instructions emphasize the energetic and relaxation effects. They may assist in the healing and purification of the physical and subtle bodies, thus helping to eliminate some of the most common sources of misery: poor health and mental confusion.




Sri Lanka Rs. 300/-

The Mantra CD "Om Kriya Babaji - Stuti Manjari" contains a collection of Mantras of Kriya Babaji and devotional songs to Kriya Babaji and Mataji. They are sung in the famous Karnatik style of India's classical music tradition. Some of the Mantras are composed and dedicated uniquely to Kriya Babaji, some of them are well-known mantras of India.

The goal of the artist was to bring these wonderful mantras to the heart and lips of devotees and students of Kriya Babaji all over the world.

May you enjoy the blessings and presence of Kriya Babaji through listening to and chanting these sacred sounds. Read more

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Click on the Play button to the left of the Track to listen to a sample of the song. Click on the Pause button to the left of the playing track to stop.

1. Invocation Mantras  (7 min 44 sec)
     2. Gayatri Mantra  (7 min 9 sec)
     3. Surya-Namaskar Mantra  (1 min 46 sec)
4. Ashtottara Shata Namavali  (10 min 30 sec)
     5. Lakshmi Mantra (2 min 11 sec)
 6. Kriya Babaji Mantra Chanting  (16 min 39 sec)
 7. Kavacha Mantra  (6 min 9 sec)

        8. Food Blessing Mantra  (2 min 4 sec)
    9. Shanti Mantra (5 min 20 sec)
 10. Tripurasundari Mantra (2 min 32 sec)
      11a. Tirumular Shiva Mantra (30 sec)
  11b. Paratpara - Papanasham Shivan
     (sung in Nada Kriya Technique) (4 min 44 sec)
      12. Universal Peace Mantra (1 min 5 sec)
  13. Arathi Song (3 min 3 sec)

74 minutes total


CD 45 Minutes

Enjoy these beautiful traditional songs and chants sung by M.Govindan. Cultivate Kriya Bhakti Yoga, the path of love and devotion. They include the following songs: “The Song of the Science of Sunworship”, “Homage to the 18 Siddhas”, “Babaji is Love”, “Dance, Dance….”, “Om Kriya Babaji Nama Aum”, and many other chants. An accompanying booklet contains the words.

Click on the Play button to the left of the Track to listen to a sample of the song. Click on the Pause button to the left of the playing track to stop.

  1. Om Kriya Babaji Nama Aum  (1 min 56 sec)
  2. Homage to the Eighteen Siddhas  (1 min 38 sec)
  3. Song of the Science of Sun Worship  (1 min 32 sec)
      4. The Food Dedication Mantra  (33 sec)
  5. Babaji is Love (3 min 11 sec)
  6. Amazing Grace  (1 min 55 sec)
  7. Lord of the Dance  (4 min)
  8. Guru Brahma  (1 min 10 sec)
      9. Jai Ganesha (2 min 16 sec)

10. Jai Guru  (2 min 49 sec)
11. Om Namah Shivaya (2 min 13 sec)
12. Sri Ram (2 min 36 sec)
13. Om Namo Bhagavate Vasudevaya (2 min 4 sec)
14. Hare Krishna (2 min 33 sec)
15. Govinda Jai (2 min 32 sec)
16. Shivaya Nama Om (2 min 31 sec)
17. Babaji Guru Deva (2 min 17 sec)
18. Shanti Mantra (1 min 3 sec)

43 minutes total



1) Babaji head & shoulders (blue shade)
2) Babaji head & shoulders (gold shade)
3) Babaji in padmasana
4) Babaji eka mudra
5) Babaji & Mataji
6) Mataji (Annai)

7) Agastyar & Babaji
8) Siddha Agastyar
9) Ramalinga Swamigal
10) Sri Krishna
11) Siddha Thirumoolar
12) Babaji’s Yantra



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