About Us

History of Integral Yoga Fair Lawn NJ

The Integral Yoga Institute of New Jersey is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the practice and teachings of Integral Yoga, as taught by Sri Swami Satchidananda. These teachings enable one to attain an easeful body, a peaceful mind, a useful life, and ultimately, the realization of one's true Self.

Swami Satchidananda

Swami Satchidananda (Sri Gurudev) was born on December 22, 1914 in South India. In 1949, he met his Guru—His Holiness Sri Swami Sivanandaji of the Divine Life Society, Rishikesh. He received his initiation into Sannyas (monkhood), from his spiritual master and was given the name Swami Satchidananda.