Autobiography of a yogi is written by indian great saint Paramahansa Yogananda.In short,a book about yogi’s by yogi. It is book that describes whole life of Yogananda.
About the Author
Paramahansa Yogananda was indian monk born in Gorakhapur city of Uttar Pradesh hindu Bengali family. Yogananda finished school he left home and joined the mahamandal hermitage in varanasi.At the age 17 he met his guru Yukteswar giri.He spent his last 17 years in America.He also wrote the book Second Coming of Christ: The Resurrection of the Christ Within You and God Talks With Arjuna – The Bhagavad Gita.
Book Review:Autobiography of a yogi
Yogananda published his life story in 1946.It has been since translated into 45 language.It describes the whole spiritual life of yogananda.
This book has been inspiration for many people like Apple Co-founder Steve Jobs.Jobs Mentions that he download in the Ipad and he read in once in Year.
He also describes many chapter for self-development like
Self-Realization Church of All Religions, Hollywood.Yogananda explain the science behind the mysterious world of yoga.
Quotes of yogananda
“Your trials did not come to punish you but to awaken you.”
“Be as simple as you can be;you will be astonished to see how uncomplicated and happy your life can become.”
“Practice Meditation.you will find that you are carrying within your heart a portable paradise.”
“Let my soul smile through my heart an my heart smile through my eyes,that i may scatter rich smiles in sad hearts.”
“Continual intellectual study results in vanity and false satisfaction of an undigested knowledge”\