1. Enhance your perception and intelligence
At the age of 12, he came in contact with Malladihalli Sri Raghavendra Swamiji who taught him a set of simple yoga asanas.
2. Take charge of your life
He graduated from the University of Mysore with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature.
3. Be conscious of your mortality
During his college years, he developed an interest in travel and motorcycles.
4. Take a holiday from seriousness
He opened several successful businesses after graduation, including a poultry farm, a brickworks and a construction business.
5. Produce nice movies
At the age of twenty-five, he rode up Chamundi Hill and sat on a rock, when he had a spiritual experience.
6. Don’t identify yourself with anything
In 1983, he conducted his first yoga class with seven participants in Mysore.