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Inspiration and Transformation from the Banks of the Ganges - The Musings of an American Sanyasi with Host Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

Welcome to Inspiration and Transformation from the banks of the Ganges with Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, an American Sanyasi living at the Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. Sadhvi is President of the Divine Shakti Foundation, a charitable organization bringing education, vocational training, upliftment and empowerment programs to women and children. Sadhvi is also Secretary-General of the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, and director of the world famous International Yoga Festival. Join the Musings of an American Sanyasi, as Sadhvi shares the wisdom and teachings of her guru H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji.

To send Sadhvi a question for discussion, email sadhviji@omtimes.com

Listen to Inspiration and Transformation LIVE every Thursday at 11 AM ET on http://omtimes.com/iom

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Inspiration and Transformation from the Banks of the Ganges - The Musings of an American Sanyasi with Host Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

Welcome to Inspiration and Transformation from the banks of the Ganges with Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati, an American Sanyasi living at the Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. Sadhvi is President of the Divine Shakti Foundation, a charitable organization bringing education, vocational training, upliftment and empowerment programs to women and children. Sadhvi is also Secretary-General of the Global Interfaith WASH Alliance, and director of the world famous International Yoga Festival. Join the Musings of an American Sanyasi, as Sadhvi shares the wisdom and teachings of her guru H.H. Pujya Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji.

To send Sadhvi a question for discussion, email sadhviji@omtimes.com

Listen to Inspiration and Transformation LIVE every Thursday at 11 AM ET on http://omtimes.com/iom

    The Faulty Definition of Success

    The Faulty Definition of Success

    The Faulty Definition of Success

    Air Date: Thursday, 22 July 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ The Faulty Definition of Success

    ~ Getting Rid of Bad Karma

    ~ Realising the True Self Through Meditation

    ~ Getting Ready for Renunciation

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    #Success #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.



    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min
    Tackling Carnal Desires on a Spiritual Path

    Tackling Carnal Desires on a Spiritual Path

    Tackling Carnal Desires on a Spiritual Path

    Air Date: Thursday, 15 July 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ Tackling Carnal Desires on a Spiritual Path

    ~ Getting Rid of Bad Karma

    ~ Realising the True Self Through Meditation

    ~ Getting Ready for Renunciation

    Visit the Inspiration and Transformation show page http://omtimes.com/iom/shows/inspiration-and-transformation/

    Learn more about Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on her Host Page Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati



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    #CarnalDesires #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.

    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min
    The Impact of Vegetarianism on the World

    The Impact of Vegetarianism on the World

    The Impact of Vegetarianism on the World

    Air Date: Thursday, 8 July 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ The Impact of Vegetarianism on the World

    ~ Feel the Truth of Who We Are

    ~ Can You Balance Spirituality and Money?

    ~ Requirements to Reach Moksha

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    Learn more about Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on her Host Page Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati



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    #CoCreating #PlanetaryWellness #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.

    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min
    Co-Creating Planetary Wellness

    Co-Creating Planetary Wellness

    Co-Creating Planetary Wellness

    Air Date: Thursday, 24 June 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ Spread Calmness, Not Panic

    ~ Balancing Leadership and Spirituality

    ~ Dropping Deeply Into Meditation

    ~ Co-Creating Planetary Wellness

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    Learn more about Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on her Host Page Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati



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    #CoCreating #PlanetaryWellness #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.

    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min
    The Vulnerability of True Heart Opening

    The Vulnerability of True Heart Opening

    The Vulnerability of True Heart Opening

    Air Date: Thursday, 24 June 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ Expectations vs Needs

    ~ The Vulnerability of True Heart Opening

    ~ Everything Is a Spiritual Practice

    ~ Understanding Anger

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    Learn more about Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on her Host Page Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

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    #Vulnerability #TrueHeartOpening #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.

    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min
    Smartphones or Spirituality - Convincing Your Children

    Smartphones or Spirituality - Convincing Your Children

    Smartphones or Spirituality – Convincing Your Children

    Air Date: Thursday, 17 June 2021 at 11:00 AM EST / 8:00 AM PST

    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati at Parmarth Niketan discusses the following topics and answers questions from seekers from around the world, during her daily Satsang from the banks of the holy Ganga River:

    ~ Smartphones or Spirituality – Convincing Your Children

    ~ Good Leaders Are Humble & Flexible

    ~ Confronting What Is Holding Us Back

    ~ The Beggars and Your Breaking Heart

    ~ Speaking Up

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    Learn more about Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati on her Host Page Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati



    #Smartphones #Spirituality #SadhviBhagawatiSaraswati #InspirationAndTransformation



    Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswatiji, Ph.D., was raised in an American family in Hollywood, California, and graduated from Stanford University. She was completing her Ph.D. in Psychology when she left America in 1996 to live at Parmarth Niketan Ashram in Rishikesh, India. She has been living there for the past 24 years, engaged in spiritual practice and service.

    Sadhviji was officially initiated into the order of Sanyas (monastic renunciation) in the year 2000, by her Guru, His Holiness Swami Chidanand Saraswatiji, one of India’s most revered spiritual leaders and the President of Parmarth Niketan.

    At Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, where Sadhviji lives most of the year, she gives daily spiritual discourses and Satsang, teaches meditation, provides counseling, and oversees a myriad of charitable and humanitarian projects.

    Sadhviji leads discourses and question-answer sessions on topics ranging from Indian spirituality to the bridge between science and spirituality to the keys of true happiness and meaning in daily life and teaches meditation to seekers from every corner of the globe. She travels across the world giving spiritual discourses, question-answer sessions, and meditation courses. Her talks blend the knowledge and logic of the West with the insights, spirituality, and wisdom of the East.

    Connect with Sadhvi at https://www.sadhviji.org

    • 57 min

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