Finding Happiness

Listen to Swami Kriyananda describing this intensely moving experience from 1949: “This day,” Paramhansa Yogananda thundered, punctuating every word, “marks the birth of a new era. My spoken words are registered in the ether, in the Spirit of God, and they shall move the West. . . . Self-Realization has come to unite all religions. . . . We must … Read More

Newsletter, Prayers for the Planet

See Peace and Light in the Middle East

“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” Jesus Christ I have used this visualization for peace (below) privately and in small groups, and we have seen blessings come of it.  When I first sent it out … Read More

Healing Workshops in Los Angeles

I will be teaching healing and giving Sunday Service on the weekend of May 31- June 2 Friday, May 31  7-9 pm – Healing satsang at Ananda South Bay Center Saturday, June 1 – 10 am healing workshop at Ananda Ashram June 2, 11 am; Sunday Service at Ananda Ashram I hope you can join me if you are in … Read More

Precious last email from Swamiji

This email from Swamiji, received the night before his passing, was written to a professional young woman in India seeking guidance about joining Ananda, and how she should best serve. He gave her some general advice first, such as seeking guidance from the people in charge, either in Ananda India or at Ananda Village, depending on where she wanted to … Read More