Achieving Inner Peace and Tranquility

This course is filled with experiential exercises, discussion, and living examples. It also includes the Full Circle Emotional Awareness Exercises.


Change Your Magnetism — Change Your Destiny

There is a subtle power in the universe that we can all plug into, like plugging an electric cord into a socket, which generates a magnetic field that can attract to us whatever we need. This course teaches you how to plug into that power.


Nature Awareness for Higher Spiritual Awareness

Experience nature deeply, with awareness activities created by Ananda’s renowned nature educator, Joseph Bharat Cornell. An inspirational, educational, and fun adventure for your last weekend of summer.


Developing Intuition: How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance

You will receive two marvelous resources with this program: The book by Swami Kriyananda, Intuition for Starters, and a CD created by Diksha McCord, “How to Know and Trust Your Inner Guidance,” which includes specific exercises from the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and his disciple Swami Kriyananda.


Living with Spirit

Join us this summer for two weeks of adventure in spirit, friendship and fun at Ananda Village, one of the world’s most successful spiritual communities.


First-Timers’ Week and Weekend

This is a perfect getaway — with a blend of inspiration, self-discovery, yoga postures, meditation instruction, and delicious vegetarian food — in a beautiful and uplifting atmosphere.
You’ll be amazed at the variety of things you can learn and experience in just one weekend—or in a 5-day program.


The Chakras: Inner Guide to Self-Realization

The seven internal energy centers — the chakras — store your karma and distribute life-force through the body. The free flow of this energy through the chakras brings healing on all levels.


You Can Change Your Brain and Transform Your Life

Peter Van Houten, M.D., leads this fascinating, encouraging, and deeply beneficial weekend, sharing exciting new information on the brain that helps us make use of our brain’s infinite capacity for change and adaptation.


How to Be Happy All the Time

During this lively and practical weekend, you’ll learn how to use meditation, affirmation, and related tools to help you discover your own happiness. You’ll discover that happiness is a choice always available to you.


Best Time of Day to Meditate?

Nayaswami Hriman

Question from Sudhin: I get up at 3 am and sleep at 9:30 pm. What is the best time for me to meditate?