Ramana MaharshiYour duty is to be and not to be this or that. 'I am that I am' sums up the whole truth. The method is summed up in the words 'Be still'. What does stillness mean? It means destroy yourself. Because any form or shape is the cause of trouble. Give up the notion that 'I am so and so'.

Ramana Maharshi

Swami Sarvapriyananda
From Ramakrishna / Vivekananda Order

Video/Audio Lectures


Kena Upaniṣad
Beyond the Known and the Unknown (~90 min talk)

Swami Sarvapriyananda | Beyond the Known and the Unknown - The Wisdom of the Kena Upanishad

Māṇḍūkya Upaniṣad
Who Am I? (~90 min talk)

Swami Sarvapriyananda at IITK - "Who Am I?" according to Mandukya Upanishad-Part 1

Māṇḍūkya Upaniṣad (Mandukya Upanishad)
4 classes (~60 mins each)

Taittirīya Upaniṣad (Taittiriya)
Defining God (~90 min talk)

Swami Sarvapriyananda at IITK: Defining God, based on Taittiriya Upanishad

Advanced Texts

Aparokṣānubhūtiḥ (Aparokshanubhuti)
40+ classes so far (~70 mins each)

Introduction to Vedanta - Swami Sarvapriyananda - Aparokshanubhuti - Part 2 - July 19, 2016


Dṛg Dṛśya Viveka (Drg Drsya Viveka)
12 classes (~60 mins each)

Introduction to Vedanta Part 2 - Swami Sarvapriyananda - January 19, 2016

Paṃcadaśī (Panchadasi) - Essence of first 3 chapters
3 talks (~75 mins each)

Realizing Non-Duality (pt.1) by Swami Sarvapriyananda


Paṃcadaśī (Panchadashi) - Chapter 1
8 classes (~90 mins each)

Swami Sarvapriyananda on Panchadasi - Lecture 2


Complimentary Texts

Aṣṭāvakra Samhita (Ashtavakra)
~75 min talk

Ashtavakra Samhita by Swami Sarvapriyananda


Bhakti Yoga

Overview of Bhakti Yoga
2 talks (~60 mins each)

The Way of Love - I by Swami Sarvapriyananda