Abigail Perry and Nico Oscoff, Executive/Creative Producer of Good Day Film, discuss the instrumental impact Swami Vivekananda had on the yoga mindset in the eastern and western cultures, and how–in our very beings–we are free.
Listen to this episode to learn about the amazing hero’s journey of Swami Vivekananda, an Indian Hindu monk and chief discipline of the 19th-century mystic, and how this yogi’s influence impacted and changed not only Nico’s life–but the union of the eastern and western cultures, including how he influenced, if not initiated, the Indian Independence movement.
Embrace Nico’s wisdom and the great homage he pays spiritual masters like Vivekananda by sharing these important stories. Email Abigail at abigailkperry [AT] gmail [DOT] com to continue the conversation.
Do you want to learn more about Swami Vivekananda? Learn more about his famous speech delivered at the World Parliament of Religions in Chicago in 1893 on Rajya Sabha TV.
Interested in other high points discussed in this podcast? Explore these resources for your own creative journey.
- Good Day Film: Learn more about Nico and the team at Good Day Film–and all their fantastic productions!
- Indian Independence movement – Read more about the Indian Independence movement and how, over 90 years, major influencers like Swami Vivekananda led to India’s freedom from the British Empire.
- Swami Vivekananda: Learn more about Swami Vivekananda’s influence and life.
- Intro Music: “Open Those Bright Eyes” by Kevin MacLeod, edited for this podcast’s intro and closing. License: Creative Commons