Shailendra Sharma’s Biography Important Dates

  1. Childhood, youth, college (till he began practicing yoga) (1957-1978). Bhopal, Gwalior   1957, 10 July – Shailendra Sharma was born in Bhopal, India.   1968 – The family moved to Gwalior, India.   1971 – Having a vision: Shiva was looking at him from the ...

King of Vultures

The last cremation in our shmashan took place in 1995, on the 8th of July. In India a raja is supposed to be equal to one million common people. If one raja is cremated it is believed that one million people are cremated. Before the death of this raja the atmosphere here was very different. ...

Smashan House

The room I do my practice in is built in a certain way. They created a crossroad inside the cremation area, and the center of the crossroad is in the center of this room. And that makes it mystically very powerful. In India it is believed that in the crossroad many-many powerful forces live, ...

The Owner of the Kund

Once we began to be aware of certain sound. It was a very different type of sound coming from the Kund – like a steam engine releasing steam. When the sun went down it began and lasted till sun rose. The whole area was echoing by it, every day – it was very horrible. All pigeons and crows simply ...