Yogi Shanti Desai's Publications

These books are products of Shanti's life long study and application of Yoga in his daily life, introspection and teaching experience. They offer guidance for a lifetime.

Books

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Wake Up: Reflections for Spiritual Awakening; The Essence of Yoga and Vedanta

Are you looking for a goal and direction to balance your life?

In this book you'll discover, how to:

  • Awaken from cosmic illusion (Maya).
  • Manage life by balancing energy, money, time and spiritual wisdom.
  • Learn meditation to quiet the mind and experience bliss.
  • Learn affirmations to reprogram your unconscious mind.
  • Use spiritual reflection to clarify vital issues of life.

We are programmed constantly from childhood. Parents, schools, religion, environment and experiences have hypnotized us. These experiences are stored in the unconscious mind and control our life. We are running in circles without knowing propose of life.

Yogi Shanti Desai has used his 48 years of yoga teaching experience to give insight on how to break the cycle and reprogram our unconscious mind.

114 pp. Pub. 2017
$10.00

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Zero Is Infinity
Perfection and bliss is essential human nature. We do not need efforts to attain it. We need to remove veils of ignorance and realize it. If you have a nightmare, all you need to do is to wake up and become free. The philosophies and scientific principles in this book can wake you up and change the course of your life.

This book is meant to inspire the reader. Beginners can learn simple meditation techniques to observe breath and awareness and get firsthand experience of peace. Advanced practitioners can delve into ancient Vedanta philosophy. Self-inquiry and affirmations are suitable for all for daily inspiration and guidance.


180 pp. Pub. 2015
$15.00

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Dynamic SpiritualTransformation
Dynamic spiritual principles based on the life of a yoga master. Yogi Shanti Desai has been studying and practicing spiritual principles since he was a child in India. Now, at the later stages of his life, he shares spiritual truths candidly, both those that he has followed with success, and shines a light on some of the misguided ideas being circulated in society in the name of spirituality. This book will guide the reader through a process of spiritual transformation and show him how to create a dynamic and balanced life.
236 pp. Pub. 2012
$18.00

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The Secret of Bliss

The Secret of Bliss
The Secret of Bliss gives direction on how to use the world with awareness and to transcend it to attain lasting bliss. It provides contemporary interpretation and application of ancient scriptures. The author draws revolutionary comparisons between the ancient scriptures of India and modern scientific thought to unravel the mysteries of our connection to the universe and the secret to tapping bliss. It features a Self Inquiry Quiz for introspection and simplified meditation techniques.
250 pp. Pub. 2011
$18.00

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Wisdom for Living

Wisdom for Living
In Wisdom for Living, Yogi Shanti Desai is inspired to delve into the ancient Yogic philosophies to further examine the journey to self realization. Each section contains short quotes and affirmations to make this inspirational book a joyful and effortless read.
226 pp. Pub. 2009
$17.00

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Personal to Global Transformation

Personal to Global Transformation
This book is about Self-realization and personal transformation. The book begins with a discussion on spiritual awakening, followed by a look at the awareness of self and the personal journey of transformation.
264 pp. Pub. 2007
$19.00

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Dynamic Quantum Transformation

Dynamic Quantum Transformation
This book shows the parallel of Vedanta teaching with modern quantum physics that validates ancient Vedanta teachings with scientific facts. The entire universe is an interconnection of consciousness and energy. We are the co-creator of our destiny. It teaches how to transform your life and create your own miracles.
72 pp. Pub. 2007
$7.00

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Dynamic Meditation for Living

Dynamic Meditation for Living
This book is a simplified version of meditation for laymen that can be used during normal activities. It provides clarity and removes misconceptions about meditation. It is comprised of four sections, which include a beginner's introduction to meditation, three ancient classical philosophies, and seven meditation techniques based on classical Hindu tradition followed by practical instructions for application and guidance.
56 pp. Pub. 2006
$6.00

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Dynamic Balanced Living

Dynamic Balanced Living
Dynamic life is to get the most out of life by learning to flow with life. First one explores his primary and secondary goals and awakens inner potential. Then he balances all phases of life with efficiency to gain maximum benefits. He uses a dynamic approach in all situations and flows with life. Anyone who can think and breathe can achieve it.
32 pp. Pub 2004
$3.00

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Self - I Me Mine Ours Illusions

Self - I Me Mine Ours Illusions
Yogi Shanti Desai explains the veils of illusion that cover the everlasting Self in a modern manner, giving the reader plenty of anecdotes, stories and examples to ponder. He gives many thoughts for introspection and meditation techniques to transcend cosmic illusions (Maya). It is the perfect companion of Reality Here and Now to read before and after meditation or waking/sleeping. It will help the spiritual seeker stay on the path.
96 pp. Pub. 2002
$10.00

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Reality Here and Now

Reality Here and Now
This book explains essential ancient philosophies of India in a simplified form. Yogi Shanti Desai, a master of yoga, distills the essence of Vedanta and Sankhya philosophy, and explains esoteric philosophical concepts in a modern manner. The book is so dense with knowledge, you may find yourself rereading areas and pondering their meaning to get full disclosure.
80 pp. Pub. 1996
$8.00

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Yoga for Balanced Living DVD

New DVD format - Yoga for Balanced Living Yoga Workout
This 60-minute DVD can be used along with Shanti's Hatha Yoga Practice Manual by Yoga students of all levels. It is an inspirational workout that can be viewed over and over again to gain depth of yoga practice.
Originally published as VHS 1986
$12.00

Meditation Practice Manual 2008 Edition

Meditation Practice Manual 2nd Edition
This book focuses on the art and practice of meditation in a scientific way. Anyone can enhance the quality of their life through meditation. One can choose the techniques of Gnana, Karma, Bhakti or Raja Yoga to suit their temperament. Practical guidance includes preparation, aids, obstacles and benefits of meditation. The topics of prayer, dream, death, faith, love and non-attachments are simplified. Originally published 1981.
160pp. 2nd Edition Pub. 2008
$17.00

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Hatha Yoga Practice Manual

Hatha Yoga Practice Manual
Complete book of Yoga Asana practice from beginner to advanced levels. It gives instruction in preparation, rules, caution and benefits for practicing yoga. It provides guidance for practicing daily routine. It also gives various breathing and cleansing techniques and introduces Kundalini Yoga.
Pub. 1978
$12.00

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Yoga Holistic Practice Manual

Yoga Holistic Practice Manual
Want to know everything about yoga? Read this book. Distilled and prepared by Yogi Shanti Desai, a lifetime practitioner and teacher. This book contains information about all branches of yoga to balance body, mind and spirit. The practice manual has been used as the foundation for several yoga teacher trainings and will teach you everything you need to know about yoga and how to apply it. Originally published 1976.
2nd Edition 264 pp. Pub. 2011
$17.00

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Book Sets

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Meditation Manuals

Meditation Manuals
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Philosophy Books Combination

Philosophy and Interpretation
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Dynamic Series 3-Book Combination Set

Dynamic Series
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Transformative Wisdom Set

Transformative Wisdom Series
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11-book Encyclopedia Set

New! 12-book Encyclopedia Set
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