Autobiography of a Yogi Topics for Discussion

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What is Yogananda's role in the parade of saints that he describes throughout his autobiography? What contributions did he make?

Do you think Yogananda's status as a privileged youth in India was what helped him achieve all he did? Discuss his family's caste position.

Yogananda's discussion of the universal laws and the nature of existence were remarkably accurate when compared with the conclusions of modern science. Discuss his ideas about light and creation.

What kind of talisman did Yogananda's mother leave to him, and why? What happened to it?

What did Yogananda learn about his boyhood yearning to go to the Himalayas?

Yukteswar performed some remarkable feats. What level of saint was he? Do you think he was truly a master, or a learned psychic?

Discuss Yogananda's Lazarus experiences.

What significance did Lahiri Mahasaya play in Yogananda's life?

Do you feel Mukunda was an...

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