Ananda Retreat Centers around the world are now closed to guests until the time when the COVID-19 pandemic is over.
Offering yoga and meditation teacher training, personal retreats, and more in a peaceful and healing environment. This is Ananda’s main retreat in America.
Located on 80 pristine acres of forested land — an ideal setting for individuals or groups coming for retreat or seclusion.
In the beautiful Umbrian hills near Assisi, Italy, Ananda Italy offers many courses that touch a wide variety of subjects. Each one offers you spiritual techniques for inner growth and how to apply higher awareness to daily life.
Guests participate in a variety of weekend and week-long programs and are welcome to join in the daily life of the residents, devoting time each day to meditation. For those desiring it, complete seclusion can be arranged.
Explore, discover, relax, and play with other spiritually-minded families. Learn how to nourish your family’s innate spirituality through classes and activities, conducted by Ananda Living Wisdom School teachers and community residents.
Ananda Meditation App
A free app with guided meditations and techniques, based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda. Go deeper in the joy of your own Self.Download the app
Start a New Meditation Practice or Inspire Your Current One
Starts June 18
The 9-week Lessons in Meditation online course is designed to provide in-depth instruction in scientific meditation techniques that bring more peace, deeper relaxation, and focused concentration to every area of your life, regardless of outer conditions.
These techniques are based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi.