The Yoga Hour: Living the Eternal Way offers inspiration, insights, and time-tested practices from the ancient system of Kriya Yoga—a philosophy and practice for spiritually conscious, fulfilled living today. This hour of dialogue with internationally renowned spiritual teachers offers keen insight into universal principles for enlightened living while touching the most practical aspects of our lives such as work, relationships, health, and diet. Even while emphasizing the practical, it speaks to our deepest yearnings to fully awaken to Self- and God-realization in this lifetime.

A powerful stream of inspiration to transform the way we live every moment of every day flows from the vast ocean of Vedic wisdom and is accessible to all. Every seeker who yearns to know the Truth and live in harmony with it will find The Yoga Hour to be a trusted place to listen, reflect, stretch the mind, and open the heart to what really matters.

The Yoga Hour Producer 

Vickie Martin, producer of The Yoga Hour, also teaches meditation and is a former attorney, yoga teacher, and schoolteacher. 


Love, Yoga, Mysticism and Poetry  
Parthenia M. Hicks
Encore from 11/11/10 

Mystics of all traditions have long used poetry to speak of that which cannot be put into words, pointing us to the direct experience of the One in our midst. Today’s Yoga Hour welcomes Parthenia M. Hicks for a captivating program of poetry, mystical inspiration and insight. Parthenia M. Hicks is an award-winning poet, freelance writer and editor who has been published in a variety of literary journals and was recently selected as the first Poet Laureate of the town of Los Gatos, California.

Parthenia M. Hicks is a freelance writer and editor whose work has appeared in a range of journals, newspapers and nonprofit materials. She has received two Pushcart nominations for her short stories, Fire and Miss Lady, and the Villa Montalvo Poetry prize. In addition, she is a 2010 recipient of an Arts Council Silicon Valley Artist Fellowship Grant.


  • 5/28/15 - Self-Discovery Through Yoga (guest host Dr. Laurel Trujillo with guests Anil and Ashwini Surpur).
  • 6/04/15 - Strength, Resilience, and Peace of Mind (guest host Dr. Laurel Trujillo with guest Beryl Bender Birch, eRYT).