Remember that finding God will mean the funeral of all sorrows.
— Swami Sri Yukteswar
Swami Sri Yukteswar was born on May 10, 1855, at Serampore in Bengal, India. He was a disciple of Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya and is revered as a Jnanavatar, or incarnation of wisdom. He is the paramguru of all YSS/SRF devotees.
To commemorate Swami Sri Yukteswar’s avirbhav divas (birth anniversary), a special meditation was led by a YSS sannyasi on Tuesday, May 10, from 6:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. (IST), in English.
The programme included periods of chanting and meditation followed by a spiritual discourse.