Swami Mukundananda is a world-renowned authority on spirituality, yoga and mind management. He is a senior disciple of Jagadguru Shree Kripaluji Maharaj, and is the founder of the unique Yogic system, “JagadguruKripalujiYog,” widely known as JKYog.
The experience of fulfilment, happiness and satisfaction is dependent upon the state of our own mind and not on external objects or circumstances- Swami Mukundananda
Books Authored by Swamiji
Swamiji has written more than a dozen books on various subjects, covering philosophy, mind management, Yoga, meditation, healthy diet, and moral values for children.
Bhagavad Gita (The Song of God)
The Bhagavad Gita is widely revered as one of the greatest jewels of spiritual wisdom in the history of humankind.
Yoga for the Body, Mind & Soul
The book is a comprehensive treatise on Yoga and incorporates all the five wings of Jagadguru Kripaluji Yog.
Art of Mind Management
Swamiji guides us through the importance of the mind, the four different aspects of it, and how to control it.
Science of Healthy Diet
This book combines the wisdom of the ancient scriptures with modern scientific knowledge and teaches the diet needed for optimal functioning of the body and mind
Swamiji provides answers to questions like, what is Destiny? What is Karma Yog? Why do bad things happen to good people? What does the soul look like?
More than a dozen books for children
Fun-filled books for character building for the young minds.
Lecturing at reputed Universities and Corporate Houses
Swamiji’s lectures are sought after by some of the top-ranking universities of the world such as MIT, Yale, Stanford, Kellogg, Princeton, etc, where the students seek answers to their questions, unanswered by the courses. Similarly, the employees of Fortune 500 companies such as Google, Yahoo, Oracle, Intel, American Airlines, etc look for Swamiji’s guidance in managing stress and leading a fruitful life.
Spreading the true sense of Yog to the world
Ever year, Swamiji travels to over 20 cities throughout the USA, conducting Life Transformation Programs (LTP) that include week-long workshops on Yoga, Meditation and Spirituality. In India, Swamiji travels to more than 40 cities in the states of Odisha, Gujarat, M.P., Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, conducting spiritual programs and retreats attended by thousands of devotees.
In modern times, people look on Yoga only as a form of physical exercise. Swamiji is dispelling this myth and is teaching the world the real objective of Yog. By practising the principles of JKYog, participantslearn to develop the physical, mental, intellectual and spiritual dimensions of their personality.
Youth programs and interaction with children
Swamiji works tirelessly in guiding his followers towards the real goal of the human life. His lively and pleasant personality attracts people of all ages towards him. Children and the youth benefit the most from his association because he touches their unadulterated minds with his interesting stories and anecdotes. Swamiji has established the Bal-Mukund program for imparting value based education to children. Bal-Mukund classes are run in many states of the USA and around the world. He has created a “Leadership Training program for the Youth” with regular live and online workshops that groom the youth to become leaders of society.
Service of humankind
Swamiji has been involved in various charity works in India, and worldwide, for the past many years. An allopathic charitable hospital at Banara provides free and subsidised medical facilities to about 10,000 villagers who live nearby. Free distribution of books, blankets and other basic necessities to the needy are done on a regular basis. The local festivals and yatras are supported by JKYog India, thereby keeping their tradition intact. Various other skill development programs for the village youth have been planned, which will be started once requisite government sanctions are obtained.
In USA, he inspired the KAKE initiative (Kids Assisting Kids in Education), for providing laptops to every deserving child in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. He established the “Little Hands Big Hearts” project for the distribution of essential commodities to the poor and needy in Texas. He has also launched “SPARK” as a nationwide youth initiative for engaging school students in service activities.