Inner Renewal Week 2022

Join us for an inspiring 5-day online spiritual retreat The spiritual path leads us home to our own true Self.  Join together to dive more deeply into the spirit and practices of Yogananda’s teachings that will renew and deepen our inner life. Read more about this year’s topics, speakers and schedule for the week by visiting... See Full Post

Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training

Become an effective meditation teacher Join Nayaswami Gyandev and Nayaswami Diksha—along with trainees from around the world—in this uplifting, professional, highly experiential training. You’ll be part of a diverse learning community that will include: Dynamic individuals who plan to teach public classes Professionals who want to broaden their skillsets as psychotherapists, life coaches, nurses (nursing CE... See Full Post

New Online Ananda Yoga Teacher Training Coming in January

For the first time ever, the Ananda School of Yoga and Meditation is now offering a Yoga Alliance approved 200-hr teacher training online. This certificate training experience is focused on your own personal and spiritual growth. Ananda Yoga® is a classical and spiritual approach to Hatha Yoga. Using yoga postures to uplift consciousness, increase awareness and then... See Full Post

NEW BOOK! Flow Learning® Opening Heart And Spirit Through Nature

Flow Learning provides a simple framework that allows you to structure nature awareness classes for best effect. You can meet people where they are in interest and energy level, and then guide them step-by-step toward more meaningful and profound nature experiences.  . Flow Learning provides a simple framework that allows you to structure nature awareness classes... See Full Post

The Anatomy of the Astral Body

Learn Paramhansa Yogananda’s teachings on some of the most fascinating aspects of your soul’s journey to freedom. Dive into the central teaching of yoga science — that man is much more than a physical body.. See Full Post

Ananda Diversity and Inclusion Council

Master has called us to this path of Self-realization from many corners, backgrounds, and walks of life. Ananda is a collective of cultures, races, ethnicities, ages, languages, sexual orientations, and religious backgrounds. We live in a vibrant, creative, and nurturing environment where individuals can wholeheartedly and freely aspire to reach their spiritual potential. See Full Post

Living the Yoga Sutras: Practical Steps To Higher Awareness

. Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras are a stirring cry to us to transcend all religious differences. Their basic message is, “Here are methods that can be tested and proved. You can know what God is from personal experience.” — Demystifying Patanjali, by Swami Kriyananda See Full Post

Supported Silent Retreat

New dates:  August 26-29 2021 September 2-5, 2021, September 16-19, 2021, October 7-10, October 28-November 1, 2021 Still your mind and rejuvenate your spirit in a COVID-safe group environment at the Ananda Meditation Retreat, just 6 miles from Ananda Village. Our meditation gardens and serene forest setting provide the perfect backdrop for you to go deep... See Full Post

Ananda Music Oral History Videos

.   Capture the essence of living and sharing the music of Ananda. Listen to longtime devotee musicians share their stories and remembrances of spiritual lessons learned from working on the songs and chants of Swami Kriyananda and Paramhansa Yogananda. See Full Post

Online Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training

. The Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training online will prepare you to teach meditation to anyone, whether for stress relief, better health, emotional stability, greater effectiveness, or the highest that meditation can offer. Deepen your own meditation practice and gain new intuitive understanding of your inner life – your challenges, your gifts – as a path to... See Full Post