Healing at Ananda’s Expanding Light

Dear Ones, Please forward this email to your friends who may be interested in healing. I hope you can join me for one of these upcoming healing retreats: Jul 10 – 13, 2014 Nov 13 – 16, 2014 Nursing CEU Eligible: 10 hours Based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, as taught in the book, Divine Will Healing… You can … Read More

Mother’s Day Prayers For Peace

Dear Ones, On this Mother’s Day of 2014, please pray with empathy for the mothers of the Nigerian girls who were kidnapped last month. Some have escaped, but over 200 are still captive. And of course, pray for the girls and for their safe return. These girls not only face sex slavery, but also forced conversion away from their Christian … Read More

Easter Morning

This is a video of my late husband, Timothy Kretzmann, telling the Easter story to the children (and everyone else!) at Easter Sunday Service at Ananda Village on April 4, 2010. (The story starts at about minute 3 of the video.) May you have a Blessed Easter… “Lo, I am with you always…” In His Eternal Love, Mary The script … Read More

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

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

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