After this reading, a desire to lead spiritual life in the Himalayan region arose in his heart. Over the years, he became an adept in the subjects of Yoga and Srimad Bhagavad Gita. service to God, purity at heart speech and deed, and all the good qualities. Swamiji is visiting Australia and New Zealand. Over the years, he became an adept in the subjects of Yoga and Srimad Bhagavad Gita. Swami Nirliptananda is a Vice-President of The Divine Life Society, Sivananda Ashram, Rishikesh. Revered Swami Hridayananda Mataji the direct disciple of Sri Gurudev, who had settled in Holland, invited Swamiji to visit Holland in 1983. In 1973, Worshipful Sri Swami Chidanandaji Maharaj deputed Swamiji to conduct Yoga classes for the IAS Trainees at the prestigious institute, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussorie. Swami Chidananda President of the Divine Life Society. His daily routine during the initial years in the Ashram was to conduct Morning Prayer and Meditation Session followed by Yoga classes, assist Pujya Sri Swami Krislananandaji Maharaj in the morning office hours, serve in the SPL in the afternoons and then attend Gita classes in the evenings. He was 25 years old at that time. He also seeks the blessings and guidance of the senior monks, Sadhaks, resident inmates and all the devotees and well wishers of the Ashram so that he may continue to serve Sri Gurudev’s Divine Mission more efficiently and dedicatedly. He came to know of the Divine Life Society and Sivananda Ashram in 1965. With the blessings of Worshipful Sri Swami Chidanandaji Maharaj, Swamiji embarked on his foreign tour. It holds cultural and spiritual conferences and discourses. Talk by Abha Suchak about her experiences with Swami Chidanandaji Maharaj of Divine Life Society, Sivananda ashram Rishike... Preparations for Paduka Puja. We are highly privileged to welcome Him and feel highly blessed to have His divine presence in this part of the world. The Divine Life Society: SERVE, LOVE, GIVE, PURIFY, MEDITATE, REALISE. The grace of God brought him to Sivananda Ashram, the sacred abode of Sri Gurudev. Before sending him for this noble Seva, Swamiji Maharaj called him and gave abundant blessings and also detailed guidance regarding conducting the Yoga classes, Swarmiji used to conduct 9 courses in a year, each course lasting for 3 weeks. In the evenings, he used to attend Bhagavad Gita classes conducted by Sri Swami Hridayananda Mataji. He succeeded as President of the Divine Life Society in 1963, after the death of his predecessor, Sivananda Saraswati, who founded the Society. Chidananda's birth name was Sridhar Rao. SRI SWAMI SIVANANDA) P.O.Shivanandanagar-249 192, Distt. In the following years, Annual General Body Meeting, Swamiji was formally elected as the Vice President of the Divine Life Society. (Founder: H.H. Chidananda Saraswati (24 September 1916 – 28 August 2008) was President of the Divine Life Society, Rishikesh, India.He is well known in India as a yogi, dnyani and spiritual leader. Aspire to be A Shining Star Like Swami Chidananda by Swami Sivananda. He is a saint of this age. The Divine Life Society aims at bringing the world-wide revival of spirituality. He left hearth and home and came to Rishikesh in 1964. In Memoriam; An Embodiment of Supreme Love and Selfless Service by Swami Yajnavalkyananda; As I Understand Swami Chidananda by Swami Arpananda; Beloved Papa And Sri Gurudev In My Life by Swami Chidananda. In the year 2002, Worshipful Sri Swami Chidanandaji Maharij entrusted Swamiji with the new responsibilities by nominating him as a Trustee of the Divine Life Trust Society. The Esoteric Significance of the Devi-Mahatmya. Krishnananda Saraswati was appointed General Secretary by Sivananda in 1958 and served in this capacity until his death in 2001.