Shaktipat Lineage Meditation

Continuing the conversation

“The purpose of yoga is the attainment of full happiness and end of all suffering” - Baba Muktananda

Mary Nichols

Larry Holmes

Leo Dale

Marc Ketchel

Welcome to our global community. Each month we continue the ongoing conversation on our central theme, Shaktipat Lineage Meditation. 

The two-hour virtual program includes brief presentations from our four hosts, conversations, questions and answers, and a meditation period. 

To participate, register and you will be notified of all upcoming dates and times. We look forward to sharing our insights and hearing yours.

Our speakers look forward to sharing their decades of experience with the empowering Kundalini energy bequeathed by the Siddha Lineage. The session will include a short meditation.

Upcoming Virtual Satsang:

Your Questions and Answers

Saturday, September 26nd, 2020. 
1:30 PM to 3:30 PM EDT (USA)


Mary Reilly Nichols

Mary Reilly Nichols studied in residence for five years in the ashrams of Swami Muktananda, and has been teaching yoga, meditation, and breath-based stress management since 1982. She holds a BA in Anthropology from Harvard and is on the faculty of the Nalanda Institute for Contemplative Sciences. You can contact Mary directly through her website,

Larry Holmes

Larry Holmes studied under Swami Muktananda for 8 years – traveling and working closely with him on two world tours and serving as Baba’s emcee, senior teacher and corresponding secretary. Since 1975 Larry has taught yoga philosophy and is known for his clear and personable communication style, story-telling and humor. You can contact Larry directly at his website,

Leo Dale

Leo Dale has been involved with the Siddha tradition since meeting Baba in Melbourne in the 70s. He is best known in yoga circles for his YouTube video, Shree Guru Gita in Ganeshpuri. He works as a jazz musician and as a video and audio producer. His current project, From Now OM, brings the peace of the Lineage to both live and online events through harmonic OM chanting and slow-motion video presentations. You can contact Leo directly at his website,

Marc Ketchel

Marc Ketchel studied Vedanta, Yoga, and Kashmir Shaivism under the direct tutelage of Swami Muktananda during the last 8 years of his life. At his direction, Marc began teaching meditation and yoga philosophy in 1976. Spending the last four decades digesting the wealth of wisdom received from his Guru, he now shares his insights to inform, educate and inspire those interested in authentic direct transmission teachings of non-duality.