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American Veda: How Indian Spirituality Changed the West

Posted on April 2, 2013

Monday February 25th, 2013 7:00 PM

American Veda: How Indian Spirituality Changed the West

Lecture by Philip Goldberg


From Thoreau’s Walden and the Autobiography of a Yogi to The Beatles and today’s flourishing yoga scene, Philip Goldberg will illuminate how India’s Vedic heritage has transformed American minds and bodies.


Monday, February 25, 2013

Anatol Center, AS-110

5:00PM – 7:00PM

Book signing after lecture.


For more information, please contact Professor Tim Keirn:


Philip Goldberg has been studying India’s spiritual traditions for more than forty years, as both a practitioner and an author.  He is the author or coauthor of nineteen books, including his recent American Veda: From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation, How Indian Spirituality Changed the West, which was named one of the top ten religion books of the year by both Huffington Post and American Library Association’s Booklist.  Philip blogs regularly for the Huffington Post, and lectures and conducts workshops for the Yoga Studies Program at Loyola Marymount University.