Paramahansa Yogananda facts for kids
5 January 1893|
Gorakhpur (present day Uttar Pradesh, India)
|Died on||7 March 1952
Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, California
|Birth name||Mukunda Lal Ghosh|
|Guru/teacher||Swami Yukteswar Giri|
|Philosophy||Hinduism, Kriya Yoga|
Template:Hindu philosophy Paramahansa Yogananda (5 January 1893 - 7 March 1952), born Mukunda Lal Ghosh, was an Indian yogi and guru who introduced millions of Indians and westerners to the teachings of meditation and Kriya Yoga through his organization Yogoda Satsanga Society of India and Self-Realization Fellowship. In 1946, he published his autobiography, titled Autobiography of a Yogi which is on the list of the "100 best spiritual books of the 20th Century" created by HarperSan Francisco, a division of HarperCollins Publishers. The book has been regularly reprinted ever since and is known as "the book that changed the lives of millions."
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