With great love and compassion to enlighten and educate all members of the public in the true teachings of Samata Samashti Dharma, being the Truth of Oneness In All Beings and All Creation as taught by His Holiness Neelkanth Maharaj and Swami Durgananda by disseminating these true teachings to bring peace and harmony into the lives of all beings on a physical, mental and spiritual level.
Swami Durgananda Realized Master & Initiated Master of Meditation
Durga Swami has taught yoga, meditation and philosophy around the world for over 40 years
Durga Swami was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia.
As a young child she suffered from a chronic heart condition, in her early twenties she became interested in finding a wholistic approach to support her to good health. Exploring yoga as a form of healing and balancing this lifestyle suited her temperament and she made the modality of Yoga her life’s work.
In the ensuing years she traveled extensively around the world, studying many religions and modalities always on the search for a teacher to help her understand the Truth. While teaching in India she met His Holiness Neelkanth Maharaj the spiritual leader of ‘Samata Samashti Dharma’ this meeting was to change the direction of her life.
After her primary initiation into ‘Samata Samashti Dharma’ she embarked on a journey of self-discovery for 15 years she undertook intensive training studying the science of Raj Yoga, a metaphysical yoga. At her final initiation she was given the title Swami Durgananda.
Samata Yoga is a practical traditional Raj Yoga, a lineage yoga that is passed down from teacher to teacher originating over 25,000 years ago it helps each aspirant deal with the many stressful situations of our modern lifestyle, helping us to go within to find inner peace.