Video Archives

Swami Prabhavananda Tells of His Meeting Sri Sarada Devi, Holy Mother (09/16/1973). Courtesy of mondayMEDIA.

Swami Chetanananda in Santa Barbara with Swamis Prabhavananda, Pavitrananda, Asakatananda, Shraddhananda in 1971 (4th of July Celebration). Courtesy of mondayMEDIA.

Swami Chetanananda in Trabuco with Swamis Prabhavananda, Pavitrananda Asakatananda, Shraddhananda in 1971 (4th of July Celebration). Courtesy of mondayMEDIA

Swami Chetanananda in Hollywood with Swamis Prabhavananda, Pavitrananda, Asakatananda, Shraddhananda in 1971 (Father’s Day Celebration with Isherwood). Courtesy of mondayMEDIA

Historic film footage of pioneering swamis of the Ramakrishna order, shot by Bob Louis. Courtesy of Vedanta Archives.

These are home movies of Swami Prabhavananda from 1970 to 1976 at Hollywood, Santa Barbara, and Trabuco.

Lecture titled Purity of the Heart, 20th June 1986, Portland Vedanta Center

Produced by Sri Sarada Society, “Swami Vivekananda at Ridgely” explores the history and nature of Swamiji’s association with the Leggett family and with the family’s estate, 1994

An informal Q&A session with Swami Ranganathananda at the Berkeley Vedanta Center, 1982

Swami Ranganathananda, introduced by Swami Aparananda, at the Berkeley Vedanta Society, May 9, 1985

Swami Shraddhananda speaks about the William Blake poem: “To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower”, 22nd Aug 1992.

Interview with Swami Ranganathananda in Hyderabad

Swami Shraddhananda

“My God, My All”
Swami Shraddhananda

Swami Aseshananda

“Swami Aseshananda driving to Scappoose retreat”
In conversation August 1992

Swami Asheshananada

“Swami Aseshananda lecture at Portland, Vedanta Society” August 1992

Dedication Ceremony of Sarada Math

“Dedication Ceremony of Sarada Math” December 2nd, 1954 & “Commemoration of the New Temple at Kamarpukur” by the Ramakrishna Mission Saradapith, BelurMath, May 11th, 1951

Swami Prabhavananda lecture

“Blessed Are The Pure In Heart”
Swami Prabhavananda

Swami Smaranananda

“Ideal of the Ramakrishna Movement”
Swami Smaranananda

Swami Bhashyananda

“Three Main Scriptures of Vedanta”
Swami Bhashyananda

Swami Ranganathananda

“What Vedanta Offers to the West”
Swami Ranganathananda

Swami Lokeshwarananda

“Reminiscences of Direct Disciples”
Swami Lokeswarananda

Swami Bhuteshananda

“What is Vedanta?”
Swami Bhuteshananda