Richard (Dayanand) Salva is a longtime member of Ananda. He is also the author of Soul Journey from Lincoln to Lindbergh; Walking with William of Normandy: A Paramhansa Yogananda Pilgrimage Guide; Blessed Lanfranc: The Past Life of Swami Sri Yukteswar, Guru of Paramhansa Yogananda; The Yoga of Abraham Lincoln; and Stories of Swamiji: Experiences with Swami Kriyananda, a Great Modern Saint and Direct Disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda.