Giving Peace a Chance

Thank you to everyone who prayed for peace, especially regarding the nuclear threat from North Korea. Today the news has come out that Kim Jong Un stepped across the border between North and South Korea, to shake the hand of South Korean President Moon Jae-in. It was the first time since the Koren war in 1950-53 that this has happened. “Kim Jong Un said he felt … Read More

Visualization for Planetary Healing

This powerful and beautiful visualization is can be done daily,  helping to heal the vibrations of the planet. It also heals you and will help you to be a positive force during this time of world challenges.  Visualization for Planetary Healing  Feel Light and Divine Power flowing through you as you serve as an instrument of God’s healing grace. Visualize the Earth … Read More

Healing Prayer and Chakras

The Chakra course, below, offers a deeper understanding of the mystical aspects of energy and healing. While it is helpful for any devotee to learn this body of knowledge, it will be especially enlightening to anyone who serves in the healing arts. I also recommend this Chakra course to anyone who would like to study Level Two Healing with me later … Read More

Prayers for Healing of Addiction

Dear Ones, We have received many healing prayer requests to help heal addictions. I am so grateful to all of you in the Ananda Healing Prayer Circle for your dedication in praying for those in need. I offer this article as a sample of the writing I am doing for an upcoming book on healing and prayer. It may offer … Read More

Healing Classes for Spring 2015

We are offering Level One and Level Two healing courses this spring. Level One is an in-depth introduction to Yogananda’s Healing techniques.  Level Two is especially designed for those who want to use these techniques in a healing vocation. Level 1 : Healing with Divine Energy 3-day weekend at Ananda’s Expanding Light Deep healing occurs in these 3 day weekends. … Read More

Prayers for Ananda Mexico Retreat

Please keep this in your prayers. This is being funded by members of Ananda Mexico, but they could definitely use our love and support. Some of the devotee members of Ananda Mexico have very generously donated some of their own real estate property to help cover the cost of this new retreat center. Mexico does not use a mortgage system … 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

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

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