The Battle of Life and How to Fight It

Join Truth Seekers & Friends from Around the World for Spiritual Renewal Week

Experience this extraordinary week of spiritual upliftment and joy! You will dive deeper on your path and your heart will sing with the revelations of hearing eternal soul truths. Many people come annually for this wonderful week of spiritual inspiration.

Spiritual Renewal Week

Exploring the Wisdom of Paramhansa Yogananda

Ananda Spiritual Directors Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi will give the keynote talk on “The Battle of Life and How to Fight It.”

They speak from over 50 years of personal experience in living Paramhansa Yogananda’s teachings. Their classes are known for their depth, practicality, and humor. 

All the teachers throughout the week will draw from the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda.

Meet everybody and every circumstance on the battlefield of life with the courage of a hero and the smile of a conqueror.Paramhansa Yogananda

Retreat Events


Daily Meditations

Both in-person (Temple of Light) and online meditations

Morning Classes


With Nayaswami Jyotish, Nayaswami Devi, and other Ananda speakers


Offered by the Ananda World Brotherhood Choir


Devotional Kirtan

Awaken your heart’s natural love with spiritual chanting

Indian night

Special Evening Events​

Questions and Answers with Jyotish and Devi. Indian Banquet with evening entertainment (only for in-person attendants).

Kriya Yoga Ceremony​

By pre-approval only — Contact:

"Spiritual Renewal Week fills my heart – the talks, the music, connecting with far-flung friends…just being in the vibe of Ananda Village. And the food! SRW gets better and better every year. So many hands creating such a lovely miracle, shared with all who come."
Manisha H


An Immersive Experience

A Week of Spiritual Rejuvenation

Find answers to your deep spiritual questions and needs. Be inspired to discard limiting habits and manifest your goals. Feel blessed by a tangible divine presence.

Make Yogananda's Teachings Your Own

This is not just a retreat; it's an opportunity to charge your spirit, to gain clear direction and focus. Join Spiritual Renewal Week and make Yogananda's teachings your own.

Feel Your Heart Open and Your Joy Expand

Nourish your soul with inspirational classes, daily sadhanas, devotional kirtan, and interaction with truth seekers from around the world.
"So deeply inspiring, instructive, and entertaining! :) I have already listened to several of the talks a second time … Finding new inspiration and taking the lessons more deeply within. Wonderful takeaways that I can apply immediately in day to day thought and activity."
Rita D

Experience the Power of Spiritual Renewal Week

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Online Access

Regular Price $120

Normal Price $120

Early Bird! $90

Early bird ends May 20

Patron Price $180

(Same offerings as Regular Price, plus an opportunity to support Ananda’s work)

* We want to ensure the SRW is accessible to all. As such, if this represents a financial burden, please email with your request for financial assistance, and we’re more than happy to work with you.

In Person

All the online benefits plus:

Day Pass

For full day passes, half day passes and meals please use the link below.

Week Retreat

All-inclusive stay (includes events, accommodations and meals).

*The retreat is nearly full,  please call Guest Services  at (800) 346-5350 and we’ll assist you in finding alternative options. 

Register Now for Immediate and Lifelong Access to the Recordings