Springtime at Ananda Tulip Season Almost Upon Us

What began 40 years ago as a small private garden is now frequently atop Gorgeous Gardens in the West.  Visiting the garden is an annual springtime tradition in the Sierra Foothills for over 12000 visitors from as far away as India.  Trip Advisor reviewers have made the Crystal Hermitage one of the top three spots to visit around Nevada City. … Read More

Climate Change & Consciousness 2019

Ananda Sangha Worldwide and Findhorn are collaborating to manifest the conference Climate Change & Consciousness: Our Legacy for the Earth (CCC19), a conference from April 20 – 26 at Findhorn in Scotland. It’s an opportunity to be Global Ambassadors for Peace. About 20 Ananda members from multiple communities and the Living Wisdom High School in Palo Alto are going to Findhorn for … Read More

International Wave at Living Wisdom High School

The energy is building for the Living Wisdom High School at Ananda Village. A concerted effort was made in recent months to increase enrollment and expand outreach. The school will now have 4 new international students for the spring semester, three from India and one from Iran. Students who are able to attend the school from other countries will take the blessings of the community … Read More

“Autobiography of a Yogi” in Hindi Braille

This is the cover for Autobiography of a Yogi in Hindi Braille.  Master’s photo will have auto tiling so that the visually challenged can feel his face and there will also be auto tilings for Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, and Swami Sri Yukteswar.  Ayush from Mumbai worked on this project over the past year in coordination with the National Blind Association. The … Read More

Guru Vandana: A Benefit Concert

September 30, 2018 6:30 p.m. India / 6:00 a.m. PST / 9:00 a.m. EST Two of India’s most renowned musicians Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia and Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma will join together this Sunday, September 30th in a concert dedicated to the benefit of the widows of Vrindavan through the Paramhansa Yogananda Charitable Trust.

Pergola Installation at the new Memorial Temple at Ananda Village

The location of the Memorial Garden is near Lotus Lake, and across from the Yogananda Amphitheater. It includes a small outdoor temple with a permanent altar and benches. In addition, the site will eventually include a place for the names of those who have passed. Who is it for? The Memorial site is for Ananda Village residents, and for those … Read More

The Answer Movie Release in India

The Answer will be released in India August 31st, and is already becoming popular with celebrity tweets and mainstream stories across India. The Answer tells the true story of Swami Kriyananda’s experience of discipleship with the yoga spiritual leader Paramhansa Yogananda in California. “It was a story that deserved to be told, especially for the purity of it,” said director … Read More

A Handbook of Discipleship by Swami Kriyananda in Hindi

You can now buy Swami Kriyananda’s book on disicpleship in Hindi online. Learn About: The need for a guru The disciple’s role Life with a spiritual master Attunement with the guru Discipleship to Paramhansa Yogananda Buy Book