Joy Is Beyond Phenomena

Nayaswami Gyandev

Question from vinod kumar dudani: I have started practcising Hong-sau technique since Jan.2017. I do follow the technique honestly and reach the state of breathlessness which prolong to 30-45 seconds but at this stage I feel my bowels are filled with air. Is it natural or unnatural? My second question is that during Hong-sau practice, I some time visualise a flow of black clouds with…


How to Maintain a Quiet and Peaceful Mind

Tyagi Jayadev

Question from Barry DeStein: My daily practice of keeping a quiet peaceful mind goes along well during my day, but if a problem comes up I lose it. I can’t seem to be able to release it and let go and get back to my center and stay in the moment.

A Place Called Ananda, Divine Love, Spiritual Growth

Catching the “Bug” of Service

I was working at the publications building at Ananda Village one day in the summer of 1976, when Swami Kriyananda stopped by. He asked for my help with photographing some art for a project he was working on. I followed Swamiji and several members of the publications staff outdoors where the light was better for photography. Swamiji described the pink…