Music for the Easter Season

This video was made years ago sharing the deeply inspired music composed by Swami Kriyananda, and complemented by his pilgrimage photos. It is one of the best ways to feel the inspiration of Christ and of Easter. I also loved hearing again how he had prayed to Jesus for these melodies to commemorate the devotion that he had felt on … Read More

Healing With Divine Energy

We recently completed the online series called Healing with Divine Energy (Level I) … I am really pleased with the depth of healing knowledge and connection that was shared in this format… People are asking for more, so I am working on a Level 2 and Level 3 course, designed especially for aspiring “Spiritual Healers” or for those wanting to … Read More

March Newsletter

Last month people enjoyed the story of Saint Valentine.  And for spring, I am sharing Stories of Christ: For the Season of Easter. These stories are suitable for older children, and for adults who want a heartfelt, easy read to tune in to the season. My late husband, Tim Kretzmann, had a way of bringing depth and spiritual power to … Read More

Kriya Yoga and Reiki

I received this question today for the Ananda column: “Ask an Expert.”  I share it here as general healing information that can be used by others if this question ever comes up. Question: Dear brothers and sisters in One, Recently I read “Autobiography” and I really felt in love with the amazing guru Yogananda. In my heart I feel a strong … Read More

February – “True & Lasting Love”

Story of Saint Valentine, By Timothy Kretzmann Prayers for a Little Girl –  Katelyn Crittenden – age 2, with photos Saint Valentine – You can download this printable version for story-time

Prayers for a Little Girl

She went into the hospital Wednesday night before Thanksgiving, 2013, and has not come out since… Katelyn Crittenden – age 2 Please see her full of Healing Light! Kelly & Dave Crittenden – (Katelyn’s parents) – from the Sacramento area. One of her parents is with her all the time. Extended family is also helping out. The doctors discovered a … Read More

Healing Prayer News

Please forward this to  your friends who would appreciate these healing opportunities! And you can read more here. Thanks, Mary Kretzmann co-author of Divine Will Healing Relax and Heal— January 17– 19  — with Mary Kretzmann — at Ananda Meditation Retreat “Finding the Stillpoint of Wellness Within” Ananda ONLINE: Healing With Divine Energy – Based on the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda; Taught … Read More

Beautiful Start to a New Year

May Eternity born at Christmas Eve Fill thy heart with happiness true In the lingering year and the new. By Paramhansa Yogananda Our old tutor of last year has just passed away. Let us remember the joyous instructions and blissful experiences of the past year, and let us repeat them with greater intensity in the coming New Year. Let us … Read More

Bringing Yogananda to Kenya

Dear Ones, I’ve been helping this group in Kenya for many years now.  They consider me their spiritual director from afar, and call themselves the Ananda Kenya Healing Prayer Ministry. Please read below and see if you are inspired to help at this time. Blessings, Mary Kretzmann PS. See more photos here: http://www.gofundme.com/Yogananda-to-Kenya Plain text follows below Can you help … Read More

Christmas Mystery

Plain text version follows below… Song: The Christmas Mystery  Long ago there was a little shed. There three mighty kings did bow their heads To a gentle babe of low degree Whom men called the son of Mary. Who’ll tell to me this mystery: How a tiny babe in a manger laid Could so many hearts to love persuade? This … Read More