Dana met Baba Muktananda in 1974, and beginning with eight years under Baba’s tutelage, he has been teaching meditation and yoga philosophy for almost four decades. A senior instructor at Shanti Mandir for the past 15 years, his approach is poetic and devotional and his style is casual and insightful. He leads the singing of “Haripath” at Shanti Mandir.


The Heart is the hub of all sacred places. Go there and roam.

— Bhagavan Nityananda