You are invited to an extended weekend of extraordinary inspiration and blessings, as we dedicate the final resting place for our beloved Swami Kriyananda, direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda and founder of Ananda’s worldwide movement.
Friends are traveling to Ananda Village from across the globe to celebrate the life and legacy of Swami Kriyananda. With hundreds expected to attend, please consider reserving your accommodations soon with The Expanding Light Retreat.
Details about this special series of events will follow. We hope you can join us for this inspiring time together.
In divine friendship,
Nayaswami Jyotish & Nayaswami Devi
Dedication Weekend Agenda
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Literary Legacy Tea: A Fundraising Event for Crystal Clarity Publishers
Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi will host a fundraising tea to support the ongoing publication and dissemination of Swami and Master’s written works worldwide. Donate and Reserve Your Space online or call Jyoti Spearin (530) 478-7793
Friday, May 15, 2015
Opening Evening of Inspiration and Friendship
7:30 – 9:00 p.m. at Expanding Light Temple
An event to welcome honored guests and Ananda friends from near and far, hosted by Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Dedication of the Moksha Mandir for Swami Kriyananda
8:45 – 10:15 a.m. at Crystal Hermitage
A morning of inspiration and ceremony to dedicate the meditation temple where Swami Kriyananda’s remains will have been laid to rest.
A Tribute to the Life and Legacy of Swami Kriyananda
2:30 – 4:00 p.m. at Crystal Hermitage
An afternoon filled with joyful remembrance of the life of our founder, friend and guide.
Festival of the Joyful Arts, Inspired by Swami Kriyananda
7:45 – 9:00 p.m. at Ananda Community Center
A global celebration of theater, music and dance.
Sunday, May 17, 2015
8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Del Oro Theater, Grass Valley, CA
A private screening of The Answer about Swami Kriyananda’s life with Paramhansa Yogananda in lieu of Sunday Service.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Swami Kriyananada Birthday Meditation
6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. at the Moksha Mandir
A morning of uplifting group meditation led by Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi in commemoration of Swami’s birthday.