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About Baba Gonesh
I am a closet claustrophobic.
In the early part of my life I was a successful and wealthy businessman. Some time after 1970 I retired from worldly life and took sanyas vows, becoming a monk in the tradition of the Naga Babas, more exactly, in the Anandakara branch of the movement founded by Shankaracharya. I received spiritual teachings from several sources, but my main spiritual practice was Kriya Yoga.
I then decided to move to the United States in 1981 and joined the Chris and Dave Smorgasbord Radio Show as an on-air radio personality. I was dubbed “The Master of the Wide Open Spaces Between the Ears” for providing my weekly installments of “Thought for the Day” and “Comedy Camel”. I have since opened my own restaurant in downtown Chicago called The Hidden Palace – “A Taste of Baba” and can be heard again on the SmorgShow Podcast and my very own podcast “The Baba Gonesh Podcast“, both available at Apple Podcasts.