One busy afternoon three days ago, I stood with my colleagues at Ananda Sangha Worldwide, reliving the joys we experienced during Spiritual Renewal Week (SRW) 2017. We unanimously agreed on three things: 1) Each year we think we cannot possibly be more inspired, 2) Each year we think the speakers cannot possibly do better, 3) Each year they do and … Read More
Paramhansa Yogananda came to the west in 1920 to show that the real purpose of religion is to inspire an inner realization. As we approached the 100th anniversary of his arrival in America, his message of Self-realization is needed now more than ever. In inner communion, we begin to know on the deepest levels our being that we are a … Read More
Do you have an item of value? Would you like to auction it for the Temple of Light? Simply visit the Ananda Church of Self-Realization of Nevada County Ebay charity page, list your item on Ebay, and select to Make a Donation in the Selling Preferences section for that item. Ebay will donate the money to Ananda at the time of sale directly. … Read More
On June 29, 2017, a gift of $1 million was given by three dedicated devotees, one of whom is serving a life sentence in prison for a crime he did not commit, to help build the Temple of Light at Ananda Village. We had no idea it was coming. Watch the touching moment when Michael and Katherine Olivier, two of … Read More
Watch the complete footage of the June 29, 2017 Global Town Hall event, hosted by Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi. This evening was filled with joyful news and inspiration in every possible way. June 29, 2017 Global Town Hall Complete Footage Watch highlights from the evening.
Relive the moment that Atman Goering, Ananda Village Manager, announces to the world that the Master Plan for Ananda Village has been approved by the Nevada County Board of Supervisors after many, many years of effort. Hear also about the next steps in construction for the Temple of Light at Ananda Village. NEXT: Learn how you can help raise the … Read More
My name is Jairam. I operate Ananda’s satellite office at the Pleasant Valley State Prison in Fresno County. I am happy to be with you in this way on this joyous occasion. This gift is being made under the leadership of Jyotish and Devi, and through the guidance and blessings of Swamiji and our Masters. The passage I most frequently … Read More
Nayaswami Jyotish takes us on a journey through the Temple of Light, sharing news and inspiration about its latest design refinements and the deeper lesson behind the $1 million gift from Jairam, Katherine and Michael. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yKwrKnrdTkU&w=560&h=430] NEXT: Watch Atman share news about construction and much, much more.
Nayaswami Devi, Spiritual Director of Ananda Worldwide along with her husband Nayaswami Jyotish, shares the higher purpose of the Temple of Light at Ananda Village and how it serves to expand the mission of Paramhansa Yogananda in the world. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nFs_VppO208?list=PLMw2DN2tal_hWhi0tAhcVIYJgImO9lDNB&w=640&h=475] NEXT: Watch Nayaswami Jyotish share inspiration and design news for the Temple of Light.
$1.1 million remains to be raised in the next 25 months. Hear how many friends are getting creative to help raise money and learn how you can be a part of this wondrous adventure to build the Temple of Light at Ananda Village. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pR4A-J82ss&w=560&h=430] Learn more about how to crowdfund for the Temple of Light.