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

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

November Newsletter

A Healing Prayer Affirmation, by Paramhansa Yogananda Focus deeply at the spiritual eye, and repeat three times: “I will with my own will, which flows from the divine will, to be healthy to be well, to be prosperous and spiritual, to be well, to be well.” Please teach this affirmation to your older children or teens. It is helpful to … Read More

Divine Will Healing – Back in Print!

Ananda Healing Prayer Ministry Newsletter (Plain text version follows below this printable one) See Divine Mother blessing us all in Her Love October 2013 Newsletter Dear Ones, The book, Divine Will Healing, is finally back in print! I added in a chapter on healing with sunlight, according to the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, but otherwise it is essentially the same … Read More

August Newsletter

PLEASE SCROLL DOWN for the plain text version Dear Ones, The movie, Finding Happiness, premiered on July 27, in Grass Valley, CA, and over 500 people were in attendance. One Ananda member wrote of the experience: “An image came to mind that while we were viewing the film, there was a celebration in the astral world at which our Gurus … Read More

July Newsletter

 Visualize the planet floating in space between your divinely charged hands… May Babaji and Christ bless the planet with Healing Light. See Divine Mother blessing all in Her Love. Dear Ones, This month I am sharing this article from Master from 1933 in East-West magazine. Enjoy… God bless you all. Joy, Mary Kretzmann Director of the Ananda Healing Prayer Ministry … Read More

May Newsletter

Dedicated to the Memory of Nayaswami Kriyananda May 19, 1926 – April 21, 2013 Precious last email from Swamiji April 23, 2013 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, such as … Read More