Radhanath Swami – Quotes

From Radhanath Swami's spiritual teachings

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When we chant the holy names of the Lord together, we unify with one another, we unify our consciousness, our minds, and our hearts in the oneness of our love for God. It is a beautiful experience. – Radhanath Swami

We should be in harmony with our own consciousness; our mind, body, and soul should be one in interest and in purpose. And in that unified condition, we can actually express that natural innate love that we have found in our own life in everything we do in the world. Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Art of yoga


“Every living being has a body, a mind, and a consciousness. To harmonize the body, the mind, and the soul is the art of yoga..” – Radhanath Swami

Degradation is easy, while progress takes hard work. Vigilance and struggle is necessary to maintain our consciousness, expand it and elevate it in the service of the Lord. – Radhanath Swami

As spiritual consciousness expands, generosity to serve also expands. By Radhanath Swami

As spiritual consciousness expands, generosity to serve also expands. – Radhanath Swami

Radhanath Swami on Spiritual Life


Spiritual life does not mean extinguishing our natural tendencies; it simply means connecting our consciousness to God with our natural tendencies. – Radhanath Swami

There is no question of rising to a higher level of consciousness unless we learn to control our mind and our senses. And there is no impetus to do that unless we understand the nature of this temporary existence. By Radhanath Swami

When we stand before the Lord, we should be meditating on how we can develop the qualities and the characteristics by which he will really be pleased to see us. Then, when we have such a consciousness, he actually reveals himself to us. – Radhanath Swami