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


Spiritual Renewal Week
Paramhansa Yogananda — 100 Years
Living His Teachings Today

June 29 – July 5 (Monday – Sunday)
The Expanding Light (entirely online)

Monday (June 29)
10:30 – noon: Control Your Life Force, Control Your Destiny: Applying the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda. Register for the week here.

Wednesday (July 1)
4 p.m.: Q&A

Sunday (July 5) (also livestreamed)
Ananda Village
Sunday Service (Abiding in God)
10 a.m. in the amphitheater. Also streamed live here.

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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.