Born on 8th September 1887 at Pattamadai, South India. Later a Doctor in Malaya for 10 years. Renounced the world in 1923. Entered the holy order of Sannyasa in 1924. After twelve years of intense austerities Founded the Divine Life Society in 1936.
I have added this post as a tribute to my grandfather who regarded swami sivananda as a friend and guru. My father also liked his writings and philosophy.
The Divine Life Society has branches and members all over the world, belonging to all religions and nationalities.
The Divine Life Society, Sivananda Ashram,
PO Shivanandanagar – 249 192,
Rishikesh, Dist Tehri Garhwal,
Uttarakhand, Himalayas, India