RICHARD WRIGHT, brother of Daya Mata and Ananda Mata, and son of Shyama Mata, was a beloved disciple of Paramahansaji who helped to build the foundation of Self-Realization Fellowship in the early years while living at Mt. Washington. Richard helped to organize the early Lessons and served on the Board of Directors. He was Paramahansaji’s personal assistant and accompanied the Guru on his return visit to India. His travel diary is quoted in Autobiography of a Yogi. He also took photographs and movies which have been included in SRF publications.