The spiritual heritage of Sri Shyam Sundar Goswami

This website is intended to give access to the spiritual heritage left after Sri Shyam Sundar Goswami, an outstanding learned Yoga master. Essentially based on traditional Yoga, the free online publication of his teachings and lectures is a unique first-hand source of knowledge.


Hindu Scriptures

The overview of ancient Hindu scriptures is written by S. S. Goswami and reviewed by Basile P. Catoméris according to the transliteration system used in the classic book LayaYoga by Sri Goswami (Inner Traditions).

Lectures & Readings

This is a collection of lectures and other readings, mainly by Sri Goswami. They were held in Sweden during the last decades of his life in 1949-78. For the most timeless, they cover many different aspects of Yoga.


A collection of significant thoughts, meditations, and reflections from three major representatives of traditional Yoga. Their words and thoughts were in part transmitted to the sole attendants of the Goswami Yoga Institute annual seminars.


Browse our picture gallery and watch latest videos

A gallery of pictures from the Goswami Yoga Institute. The folders contain examples of exercises, pictures from earlier seminars and a mix of photographs from the 1940’s and onwards.


Available titles and reading suggestions

Most of the volumes give access to traditional Yoga, through the teachings of Sri Shyam Sundar Goswami. They are written by the Yoga master himself,  or his spiritual heir Basile P. Catoméris.