DVD, Book, and Soundtrack
DVD: The award-winning documentary DVD, AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda, is available in the Temple Bookroom and from SRF’s online bookstore at www.srfbooks.org.
Filmed over three years with the participation of thirty countries around the world, the documentary explores why millions today have turned their attention inwards in pursuit of Self-realization. Featuring interviews with direct disciples of Paramahansa Yogananda as well as with Ravi Shankar, George Harrison, Krishna Das, and many others. A visual feast taking us from holy pilgrimages in India to Harvard’s Divinity School and its cutting-edge physics labs, from the Center for Science and Spirituality at the University of Pennsylvania to the Chopra Center in Carlsbad, California.
English with subtitles in Spanish – Portuguese – German – Italian – French – Dutch – Japanese
Book: The stunning, large format companion book for the film, AWAKE – The Life of Yogananda-, is now available featuring over 400 photos, including many unpublished photos of Paramahansa Yogananda.
A preview of this outstanding book comprised of over 400 photos and behind the scenes accounts can be viewed at www.srfbooks.org
CD: A new CD featuring selections from the hauntingly beautiful film AWAKE -The Life of Yogananda- soundtrack is also available. It includes, several rare recordings of the voice of Paramahansa Yogananda.
The album, which fuses classical Indian sounds with western symphonic melodies, includes original works from the film’s two composers, Michael Mollura and Vivek Maddala, as well as songs by Krishna Das, Jai Uttal, Anoushka Shankar, Benjy Wertheimer, and Alanis Morissette.