About Rudra Press
Rudra Press is the publishing division of The Movement Center , a nonprofit meditation and yoga center, based in Portland, Oregon. We publish books by the teachers in The Movement Center lineage (Swami Chetanananda, Swami Rudrananda and Bhagavan Nityananda), texts on the philosophy of Kashmir Shaivism, instructional videos for hatha yoga practice, and CDs and videos by Lama Wangdu Rinpoche. Proceeds from the sale of Rudra Press products support our effort to document, preserve, and translate important tantric practices and texts of Kashmir Shaivism and Vajrayana Buddhism.
The Movement Center
is a center for spiritual practice in the tradition of Trika Yoga,
a branch of Kashmir Shaivism. Founded by Swami Chetanananda in
1971, the Center offers programs and instruction in meditation,
hatha yoga, the philosophy of Kashmir Shaivism, and ancient Tibetan
Buddhist ritual practices from the Longchen Nyingthig and Padampa
Sangye Shi-je traditions. The Movement Center is based in Portland,
Oregon, and has meditation
centers in Los Angeles, New York, Boston, Seattle, Scandinavia, and Kathmandu,
Other Related sites
The Movement Center: Yoga for Everyone is the hatha yoga studio site and offers classes, workshops and private instruction in Portland, Oregon.
Nityananda Institute Nepal has information about the The Movement Center's activities and projects in the Kathmandu Valley.
Selections from Nityananda's teachings and stories of his life are available at www.nityananda.us.