Adi Da and Adidam: News and Personal Perspectives


Welcome to our website (now over ten years old), 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. This 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 check back often. Just discovering Adi Da or Adidam? Please take a moment to read our introduction. Enjoy our site!

MORE about Adi Da's ongoing Spiritual Work
AFTER His human lifetime

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The Celebration of the Divine Avataric Translation April 12: The Celebration of the Divine Avataric Translation, at Ruchira Dham Hermitage, on Lopez Island (near Seattle, Washington), on April 12, 2000. Adi Da: "At Lopez Island, I Fell Out of the world. Now I Speak only from Beyond."


The Celebration of the Divine Avataric Translation April 21: The Great Sovereign-Avataric Holy Day of Eternally Established World-Blessing. On April 22, 1999 (Fiji time), Adi Da passed through an Event of Yogic Death, which enabled Him to establish the Perpetual Radiation of His World-Blessing of all-and-All from Adi Da Samrajashram.


Featured Introductory Events April 25: The Establishment of the "Radical" Reality-Way of Adidam Ruchiradam. Each April, Adi Da's devotees celebrate the inauguration of His world-Blessing Work on April 25, 1972, when He opened a small ashram and bookstore in Hollywood, California.
Special Events

Featured Introductory Events April (and later): Featured introductory Adidam events around the world. Learn about Adi Da's teaching on the nature of reality and human suffering, and the illusion of the separate self. Experience His transformative Spiritual Presence through Sacred Sightings. Hear stories from His longtime devotees.


Featured Introductory Events May 18-19: Where Is Happiness? A FREE two-day retreat at the Man of Understanding Retreat Center at the Mountain Of Attention Sanctuary in northern California.


Where Is Happiness? April 6-7: Where Is Happiness? A FREE two-day retreat at the European Danda in Maria Hoop, The Netherlands.
The Adidam Academy
Start dates for teleconference courses:

Where Is Happiness? June 1-2: Where Is Happiness? A FREE two-day retreat at Wilbees Farmhouse in Polegate, East Sussex, United Kingdom.


Where Is Happiness? April 27-28: Where Is Happiness? A FREE two-day retreat at the Tournant du Coeur Retreat Center in Sutton, Quebec.


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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.

Specialized terms are doubly underlined: like this. Holding your cursor over such an expression causes a window to pop up, displaying an entry from our glossary. Move the cursor off the pop-up and, on most browsers, in a couple of seconds, the pop-up will disappear. Or, you can always press the X at the upper right to close.
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 celebrationsThe 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", the Divine Avataric Translation, the Establishment of Adidam, and more.


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

Also: Facebook and MeetUp groups of interest.

Open Eyes


Vol 23 #3 (pdf)

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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, French, German, Spanish, Vietnamese, and Italian. We Are Consciousness Itself

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