While in college, he became a student of Swami Brahmananda Saraswati, a major leader of the Hindus who was called Guru Dev
, or "divine teacher".
He credited his achievements to his teacher Guru Dev
who taught him in the Himalayas in the 1940s and 1950s.
Yogi was a pupil of the Indian spiritual teacher Guru Dev
and, after his death in 1958, Yogi introduced transcendental meditation to the West.
We sit with our legs crossed and our spines straight, then we place our hands into the prayer mudra and sing "Ong namo guru dev
namo" three times.
s highest good, and before I realized it, 40 minutes had passed and I was startled to find myself humming the yoga mantra Ong Namo Guru Dev