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Since fourty years Anton Tönz
teaches yoga and meditation and occupies himself with the Vedic tradition.
emphasizes the embedment of his
teachings into their respective spiritual and cultural context.
gives yoga and meditation classes on all levels and teaches basic lessons in Mridangam and Carnatic singing.
Likewise Anton Tönz
decided to go for the more subtle matters in his
actual professional education and specialized in precision mechanics.
After completing his
followed once more his
personal passion and worked shortly for the Swiss architect Ernst Brantschen who is particularly famous for building the rather unconventional Bruder-Klaus-church in Winkeln (East-Switzerland).
At the age of 21 Anton Tönz became the student of the Indian master Maharishi Mahesh Yogi with whom he completed his meditation teacher training.
Anton Tönz with Shri Purushotthaman
In 1980 Anton Tönz
founded together with his wife Vijaya Rao the Nateschwara Academy
and accompanied her henceforth on her numerous tours through Europe.
In 1997 Anton Tönz
first book „Spiritual Secrets - The Mysteries of Akshara Vidya
", which exposes his
spiritual teachings in detail.
second book „Bliss Within" (2002) ties in with the content of the first book and treats in a poetical way the question of purpose of life.
continuous work with his
students inspired Anton Tönz
after forty years of teaching to write about his
personal and spiritual experiences and to make it accessible to the public in his
booklet "Traces in Heaven" (2012).
Almost parallely he
fourth book "Yoga Defined" which evolved from his
intense work with yoga and meditation.
The book gets rid of established clichés in the West and explains the origins and true objectives of Indian yoga.
founded in 1997 ‚Akshara Vidya' (Science of Eternal Existence) and gives weekly courses at the Nateschwara Academy
initiative the ‚Nateschwara Mountain Academy'
in the southern part of Switzerland came into being, where he
gives regular seminars.
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