Easwaran Eknath

Easwaran  Eknath

Eknath Easwaran (1910-1999), the founder of passage meditation, an eight-point program of universal spiritual practices that includes slowing down and one-pointed focus, is revered around the world as an authentic path to eternal wisdom. He established the Blue Mountain Center of Meditation in 1961, which continues his work through books and retreats. Easwaran's spiritual life books have been translated into 26 languages. His English translations of Indian spiritual classics are best-sellers, with more than 1.5 million copies in print. Easwaran was a talented teacher who lived in the West for many years, and he lived what he preached, giving him enduring appeal as a teacher and author of deep insight and kindness.