Adi Da and Adidam: News and Personal Perspectives


Welcome to our website, which celebrates the life, work, and ongoing Transcendental Spiritual Transmission of the Divine World-Teacher, Adi Da Samraj, through hundreds of personal accounts of devotees' direct relationship to Adi Da. This site is a source of firsthand information for those who want to learn more about Adi Da and the Way of Adidam, the new, God-Realizing Way of life that Adi Da offers to everyone. The site is also the most current and comprehensive source of information on what's happening in Adidam around the world. New content is being added all the time, so visit us often. Just discovering Adi Da or Adidam? Please take a moment to read our introduction. Enjoy our site!

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the Prophesied Completing of the Great Tradition September 6 is Da Santosha, when we celebrate Adi Da's Completion of His Work with devotees, and the establishment of His Eternal Spiritual Presence in all the conditional realms on September 6, 1994.
Da Re-Awakening September 10 is Da Re-Awakening, when devotees celebrate Adi Da's Divine Re-Awakening in the Vedanta Temple on September 10, 1970.
Special Events

Reality, Truth, and Conscious Llight September, 2014 (and later): Reality, Truth, and Conscious Light. 90-minute Introductory Presentation on the Life, Work, and Presence of Adi Da, in locations worldwide. Hear stories and testimonials from longtime devotees. See never-published video discourses of Adi Da speaking.

The Adidam Academy
Adi Da: "[The Academy I have established] is a circumstance of actual Wisdom-Teaching and Wisdom-Realization where people spend time in the Company of the Realizer."
Start dates for teleconference courses:

Three additional courses from Anne Henderson starting the week of September 29, 2014

October 23-26, 2014: The Ancient Walk-About Way. A "live-in", 3-day retreat at the Gunnebah Retreat Centre in Nobby's Creek, New South Wales (Australia). Retreat host: longtime devotee, James Steinberg.
Adidam Australia Spring Retreat
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Subjects of particular interest to our visitors . . .
Easy Death: Transcending Mortality and Death in the Divine

Other things on this site . . .
Our Video LibraryOur Audio/Video Library contains over video and audio clips of Adi Da talking or giving Darshan, devotees telling stories about Adi Da, videos of Adi Da's Image-Art, videos on Adi Da's Not-Two Is Peace, and more. Over views/listens to date.

that include personal stories and provide context for aspects of Adi Da's Work and Instruction.

Books by devotees, on subjects that support or resonate with Adi Da and the Way of Adidam.

Because of His unique, extraordinary Teaching, Adi Da's books are the first introduction to Him for many people. This site provides an introduction to the books of Adidam, including an overview; recently published books; free e-books; forthcoming books; an index of the books of Adidam; and differences in Adi Da's Teaching over time.

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A brief guide to the changes in Adi Da's name over the years, corresponding to the progressive changes in His Spiritual Work and His Revelation.
Adi Da's Names

Related sites more about Adi Da and Adidam, including books, regional Adidam sites around the world, Adi Da's art, and more.


The annual cycle of Adidam celebrations. Special presentations on many of the Celebrations, including Danavira Mela, Da Jayanthi (Adi Da's Birthday), the Divine Avataric Self-"Emergence", and more.

The annual cycle of Adidam celebrations

Adidam regional contacts, events, courses, centers, and study groups near you.

Also: Facebook and MeetUp groups of interest.

Open Eyes Newsletter Vol 19 #3: I Am the Water Itself (pdf) Newsletter Archive
Free E-Books
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Adi Da and Adidam
Our introductory e-book, ADI DA AND ADIDAM, is now available in:

  Our e-book, WE ARE CONSCIOUSNESS ITSELF, is now available in a variety of formats and languages: English, Czech, Dutch, Spanish, Vietnamese, Italian. We Are Consciousness Itself

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