Who Are Jyotish and Devi?


Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi are dynamic emissaries of Paramhansa Yogananda, and Global Peace Ambassadors.

As Spiritual Directors of Ananda, and living examples of spiritual values in action, Jyotish and Devi travel the world, sharing Yogananda’s teachings, and blessing people with the practical and heart-opening path of Kriya Yoga.

Swami Kriyananda, Ananda’s founder, designated Jyotish as his spiritual successor.

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Upcoming Events


December

December 2 (Wednesday) (livestreamed only)
Ananda Village
The Inner Journey: Conference for Self-Transformation
6–7:30 p.m. PST: The Inner Journey—Living in Your Highest Potential. Beginning of a weeklong course. Register here (required).

How do you view the purpose of your life? What motivates your decisions? Do you feel that, above all, your goal is true and lasting happiness? Jyotish and Devi will share ways to align your habits, attitudes, and energy to increase your awareness that life is a joyous adventure that leads toward greater fulfillment and connection with the world around you.

December 4 (Friday) (livestreamed only)
Ananda Village
Kriya Initiation (Kriyabans only)
3:30 p.m. meditation
4 p.m. Kriya ceremony
Reserve ahead of time with Seva: seva@ananda.org.

December 9 (Wednesday) (livestreamed only)
Ananda Village
The Inner Journey: Conference for Self-Transformation
6–7:30 p.m. PST: Bringing God into Your Daily Life. Conclusion of a weeklong course. Register here (required).

What are the steps to true and lasting happiness? Jyotish and Devi will explore the universal inner steps to awaken a feeling of spiritual Oneness—our own highest, spiritual potential. Discover within yourself an eternal connection with all creation.

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Books


Touch of Joy

Learn how to live in joy in this second book the Touch of Light series

Touch of Light

Short, practical articles on spiritual living, from the inspiring blog by the same title.

How to Meditate

This clear and concise guidebook contains everything you need to start a meditation practice.

Faith Is My Armor

The complete story of the life of Swami Kriyananda: from his search for meaning to his training under Paramhansa Yogananda.

Podcasts