The Journey Home: Autobiography of an American Swami



Within this extraordinary memoir, Radhanath Swami weaves a colorful tapestry of adventure, mysticism, and love. Readers follow Richard Slavin from the suburbs of Chicago to the caves of the Himalayas as he transforms from young seeker to renowned spiritual guide.



The Journey Home is an intimate account of the steps to self awareness and a penetrating glimpse into the heart of mystic traditions and the challenges that all souls must face on the road to inner harmony and a union with the Divine.
Through near-death encounters, apprenticeships with advanced yogis, and years of travel along the pilgrim’s path, Radhanath Swami eventually reaches the inner sanctum of India’s mystic culture and finds the love he has been seeking. It is a tale told with rare candor, immersing the reader in a journey that is at once engaging, humorous, and heartwarming.


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[jbox title=”B K S Iyengar”]The Journey Home which is an autobiography of Radhanath Swamiji is a stunning story worth reading. [/jbox]
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[jbox title=”Ram Dass”]It shows the inner journey of awakening in a fascinating and spellbinding way. [/jbox]
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[jbox title=”Yash Birla”]Radhanath Swami’s book is a sensitive, comprehensive, intuitive and inspiring book delving deep into one’s soul and spirituality. [/jbox]
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[jbox title=”Hrishikesh Mafatlal”]This awesome rendering of a pure hearted person’s quest for spiritual knowledge is a must read. [/jbox]
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