The Student and Teacher Relationship
How has it changed throughout your lifetime?
Since the 1960s and '70s, when many great sages and teachers arrived in the United States, the influence of technology and the media, along with a new breed of teachers, has irreparably altered the student/teacher relationship, for better and for worse.
Spiritual head of the Himalayan Institute, Pandit Tigunait is the successor of Swami Rama of the Himalayas. Lecturing and teaching worldwide for more than a quarter of a century, he is the author of fourteen books, including his recently-released The Secret of the Yoga Sutra, and his autobiography Touched by Fire: The Ongoing Journey of a Spiritual Seeker. Pandit Tigunait holds two doctorates: one in Sanskrit from the University of Allahabad in India, and another in Oriental Studies from the... Read more>>