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Lectures by Swami Shantarupananda


Last lecture by Swami Shantarupananda at San Diego Center May 2015:


Yoga and Meditation (September 21, 2014)

The Significance of Durga (September 28, 2014)

Meditation (July 13, 2014)

Do We Need a Guru? (July 6, 2014)

Forgive and Be Happy (June 22, 2014)

The Message of the Gita (July 14, 2013)

The Soul According to Vedanta with Steve Shank (June 30, 2013)

What is Yoga? (June 16, 2013)

How To Control Anger (June 9, 2013)

Who Am I? (June 2, 2013) Note: missing first 5 minutes





Audio Lectures in MP3 Format



We are pleased to offer these audio files of recent and archived lectures.  In addition to the Vedanta Society of Portland lectures, please see the links at the bottom of this page, where many more talks by Swamis of the Ramakrishna Order of India are available.


Please download any files that you would like to listen to in the future.  Older files will be replaced as the webpage is updated.


To download: right click on one of the links below and then click "Save As". On a Mac, hold down the "control" key, click on the link, and select "Download Linked File As".

Links to Audio Lectures (in English) from other Branch Centers of the Ramakrishna Order


Vedanta Society of Boston:


Vedanta Society of Northern California: (click "online resources" on left)


Vedanta Society of New York:


Ramakrishna Vivekananda Center (New York):


Vedanta Society of Providence:


Vedanta Society of Sacramento:


Vedanta Society of St. Louis:


Vedanta Society of Southern California:


Vedanta Society of Toronto:


Vedanta Society of Western Washington:


Vedanta Centre UK (London):




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