Contemplation Articles

MONTHLY CONTEMPLATION ARTICLES



2017

January  

Mapping Your Dimensionality by Swami & Vidyadevi  (hear it read by Aanandi)

February  

It's All for You! by Swami & Rukmini (hear it read by Janaki)

March  

Healing is a Multidimensional Process by Swami & Vidyadevi (hear it read by Rukmini)            

April  

All You Need Is... by Swami & Rukmini (hear it read by Yogeshwari)  

May  

Aliveness in Technicolor by Swami & Rukmini (hear it read by Kusuma)

June  

Physical, Prana, Mind & More... by Swami & Vidyadevi  (hear it read by Janaki)

July  

The Ultimate Map by Swami & Vidyadevi  (hear it read by Aanandi)

August   Nirmala: Without Malas By Swami Nirmalananda & Rukmini Abbruzzi (hear it read by Rukmini)  
September   Chakras & Nadis by Swami Nirmalananda & Vidyadevi (hear it read by Yogeshwari)  
October   Human Condition, Human Capacity - Contemplation Article by Swami & Rukmini (hear it read by Kusuma)

 

2016

January  

Uplift Your Aspirations (hear it read by Aanandi)

February  

Setting Yogic Goals (hear it read by Janaki)

March   

Following a Path (hear it read by Kusuma)

April  

Asana, Mind & Grace (Hear it Read By Devi)

May  

In the  Midst of Life (hear it read by Rukmini)

June  

Fully Alive! by Swami and Rukmini (hear it read byYogeshwari)

July  

The Power of Manifesting by Swami and Vidyadevi (hear it read by Aanandi)

August  

Inspired by Great Beings by Swami and Rukmini (hear it read by Janaki )

September  

Being a Role Model by Swami and Vidyadevi  (hear it read by Kusuma )

October  

Becoming a Great Being by Swami and Rukmini (hear it read by Devi )

November  

Be Here, Now by Swami and Vidyadevi  (hear it read by Rukmini)

December  

Celebrating Light by Swami and Rukmini (hear it read byYogeshwari)

 

2015

January

 

Dharma: Life Purpose (hear it read by Rukmini)

February

 

Wealth: Abundance and More (hear it read by Kusuma)

March

 

Feeling Good (hear it read by Devi)

April

  Yoga Promises Freedom (hear it read by Rukmini) 

May 

  Lifes Four Stages (hear it read byYogeshwari) 

June

  Being a Grownup (hear it read by Aanand)

July

  A Beautiful Life (hear it read by Janaki)

August

  Creativity and More (hear it read by Kusuma
November   Grace is Amazing (hear it read by Yogeshwari)

 

2014

January

 

Relaxation & More (hear it read by Swami Nirmalananda)

February

 

Your Own Heart (hear it read by Swami Nirmalananda)

March

 

Your Body is a Temple (hear it read by Rukmini)

April

 

Infinity in a Body (hear it read by Aanandi)

May

 

Embodied Reality (hear it read by Yogeshswari)

June

 

A Yogic Body (hear it read by Janaki)

July

 

From the Inside-Out (hear it read by Kusuma)

August

 

Yoga for Every Body (hear it read by Devi)

September

 

Deceptively Easy - Amazing Powerful (hear it read by Rukmini)

October

 

Unraveling Tail to Top (hear it read by Aanandi)

November

 

More Alive, More Joyous, More You (hear it read by Yogeshwari)

 

2013

February

 

It All Begins at Your Tailbone

March

 

Where do You Wear Your Head

April

 

Svaroopa Yoga Difference

May

 

Your Spine

June

 

Revelation

July

 

A Bolt from the Blue

August

 

Forever Young (hear it read by Devi)

September

 

(no article

October

 

Finding Self in Your Self ( hear it read by Yogeshwari)

November

 

(no article)

December

 

Yoga - For a Good Life

 

2012

January

 

 Tapas

March

 

 Svadahyaya

April

 

 Surrender to God

May

 

 The Ultimate Practice

June

 

 The Yoga of Grace

July

 

 Upliftment

August/September

 

 Precision with Compassion

October

 

 The Tough Stuff

 November

 

 (no article)

December

 

 Sensory Impressions

 

2011

January

 

 Clarity, Integrity & Transparancy

March

 

 Ahimsa

April

 

 Satya

May

 

 Asteya

June

 

 Bramacharya

July

 

 Aparigraha

August

 

 The Great Vow

September

 

 Cultivate the Opposite

November

 

 Pure Purity Purification

December

 

 Practice Contentment



 

2010

January

 

 Strengths & Weaknesses

February

 

 Innate Yearning

March

 

Satisfaction

April

 

Living in Shavasana

May

 

 Go WIth the Flow

June

 

 Creative Power

July

 

 Being Human

August

 

 Was it an Accident? (Report of Swamiji's Injury)

September/October

 

The Pairs of Opposites

November

 

 Pain, Pleasure & Bliss

December

 

 Dark & Light

 

2009

January

 

Empowering Perception

February-March

 

 Free of Limitations

April

 

 Formless and Form

May

 

 Hi How Are You

June-July

 

 Practice & Purpose

August

 

 Joy

September

 

 Cultivating Community

October

 

 The Masquerade

November

 

 Family Relationships

December

 

 Find Yourself in Yourself

 

2008

January

 

 Tortise & Hare

March

 

 Cultivating Awareness

April

 

 What are the Differences

May

 

 Deprogramming and Reprogramming

June

 

 When do I do my Yoga

July

 

 Stages of Bliss

August

 

 Transformation

September

 

 Conciousness Becomes You

October

 

 Facing Uncertainty

November

 

 Unconditional Love

December

 

 Divinely Human

 

2007

January

 

 Choosing to Change

February

 

 The Magic & Mystery of Ujjayi Pranamaya

March

 

 Quiet Mind

April

 

 Healing, Transformation & Illumination

May

 

 Illumination and it's Source

June-July

 

 Cooperating with the Process

August

 

 Experiencing the Experience

September

 

 Sailing Through Life

October

 

 Free Will

November-December

 

 Connections

 

2006

January

 

 The Fire of Yoga

February

 

 Physics, Anatomy & Yoga

March

 

 Naming the Experience

April-May

 

 Describing the Difference

June

 

 I Want To Be Happy

July-August

 

 Generosity & Abundance

September

 

 Do More Yoga

October

 

 Your Mind Needs Yoga

November-December

 

(no articles)

 

2005
 

January

 

 Just One Word

February

 

 The Inner Drive Toward ...

March

 

 Relationships: Pets & People

April

 

 Yoga is about Relationship

May

 

 Relationship, Desire, Detachment (Part 1)

June

 

  Relationship, Desire, Detachment (Part 2)

July

 

 Desire & Destiny

August

 

 The Power of Choice

September

 

 Yoga - The DIscipline of Independent Bliss

October

 

 You Are Always Choosing

November

 

 Practice and Discovery

December

 

 'Tis The Season....


2004

January

 

 How Much Yoga is Enough  - For You?

February

 

 Opening Into Love

March

 

 Opening into Life

April

 

 Shavasana

May

 

 Living in Shavasana

June

 

 The Mystery of the Human Body

July

 

 Attaining Inner Freedom

August

 

 Patterns

September

 

 Mental & Emotional Patterns

October

 

 Having Experiences

November

 

  Embracing Life Fully

December

  no article

 

2003

January

 

Svaroopa Yoga®: The Process & Purpose

February

 

 An Open Heart

March

 

Letting Go Gracefully

April

 

 Persona, Personality & Self

May-June

 

Choice

July

 

 Inner Experience

August

 

Feelings

September

 

Steady State

October

 

Continuity Amidst Change

November

 

 Who Do You Feel Yourself to Be?

December

 

Everything is a Reminder

 

2002

January

 

 Process & Goal

February

 

 Integration

March

 

 Pleasure & Pain

April

 

 Anxiety

May

 

 Old & New

June

 

 Let Yoga Change You

July

 

(no article)

August

 

 Yoga Changes Everything

September

 

 A Perfect World

October

 

 Inside Out

November

 

 Compassion

December

 

 Relationship

 

2001

January

 

 The Power of Language

February

 

 Namaste

 March

 

 Vegetarian

April

 

 Self-Effort Grace

May

 

 Change

June

 

 Support

July

 

 Who Am I?

August

 

 How Am I?

September

 

 Reunion

October

 

 Seeing Beyond the Illusion

November

 

 Bittersweet

December

 

 Peace that Passeth Understanding

 

2000

January

 

 Future is Now

February

 

 Path with a Heart

March

 

 Capacity

April

 

 Yoga is Skill in Action

May

 

 Commitment

June

 

 Finding Happiness

July

 

 Balance

August

 

 Vitality

September

 

 Renewal

October

 

 Seeing the Past Illusion

November

 

 Family (article missing)

December

 

 The Season of Giving

 

1999

January

 

 Change the Changeless

February

 

 The Changeless

March

 

 Wisdom

April

 

 Action Motivation

May

 

 Ego

June

 

 Sense of Purpose

July

 

 Inspiration

August

 

 Grace

September

 

 Teaching

October

 

 Breathing

November

 

 Motivation

December

 

 Light

 

1998

January-Frebruary

 

 Creating Concious Communuty

March

 

 Action (article missing)

April

 

 Karma

May

 

 Joyfulness

June

 

 Vairagya

July

 

 Abhyasa

August

 

 Choices

September-October

 

 Quiet Mind

November-December

 

 Gratitude

 

1997

January

 

 The Power of Habit

February

 

 Addictions

March

 

 Service

April

 

 Joy

May

 

 Greatness

June-July

 

 Discipline

August

 

 Freedom

September

 

 Longing for Liberation

October

 

 Creating Personal Experience

November-December

 

 Discovering This as a Continuing Experience

 

1996
 

January-March

  (no articles)

April

 

 Awakening

May

 

 Communuity

June

 

The Path

July

 

 The Goal

August

 

 Cause and Effect

September

 

 The Luminous Flame of Being

October

 

 Contentment

November

 

 Gratitude

December

 

 The Bliss of Pure Being

 

1995

January

 

 How Good Can it Get?

Feb-Dec

 

(No article)

 

1994

January

 

 The Power of Yoga

April

 

 What Kind of Yoga

June

 

 Svaroopa Yoga #1

July

 

 Svaroopa Yoga #2

August

 

 Svaroopa Yoga #3

September

 

 Svaroopa Yoga #4

November

 

 The Yoga of Self Inquiry

December

 

 Receiving the Gift

 

1993

June

 

 The Changeless Principle

October

 

 How Does it Work?

 

1992

May

 

 The Yoga of Relationship

September

 

 Discipline

December

 

 Formless and Form

 

Articles published in other publications
~ 1994 ~ 1995 ~ 1996 ~ 1997 ~ 1998 ~ 1999 ~ 2000 ~ 2001

2001

July

 

 Vision Magazine: Passion and Dispassion

August

 

 Vision Magazine: Reincarnation

September

 

 Vision Magazine: Make Your Life Spiritual

September

 

 Master Yoga Academy: A Yogi in the Real World

November

 

 Vision Magazine: Pilgrimage

 

2000

April

 

 Vision Magazine: The Body's Wisdom

 

1999

Spring/Summer

 

 Inside Ayerveda Magazine: Yoga in Today's World ( Adpated from "Yoga and Ayurveda in the Material World")

 

1998

September

 

 Vision Magazine: The Face of God

October

 

 Vision Magazine: Relationship

 

1997

 

 

 "I Will Not Fly"  from Hot Chocolate for the Mystical Soul. Ford, A. Plume/Penguin Putnal Inc. ISBN 0-452-27925-9   I Will Not FLy (Adapted from original)

February

 

 Vision Magazine: Addictions

 

1996

January

 

 Vision Magazine: Sacred Body

June

 

 Vision Magazine: Creating a Sacred Space

October

 

 Vision Magazine: Your Health is Your Karma

December

 

 Vision Magazine: I Am Not A Sinner

 

1995

September

 

 Vision Magazine:Hatha Yoga is a Spiritual Path

 

1994

January

 

 Vision Magazine: Clean Up Your Inner Act

April

 

 Vision Magazine: The Yoga of Earth