The ANANDA MUSIC ORAL HISTORY VIDEOS capture the essence of living and sharing the music of Ananda. Listen to longtime devotee musicians share their stories and remembrances of spiritual lessons learned from working on the songs and chants of Swami Kriyananda and Paramhansa Yogananda.
Nayaswami Jyotish Novak is the spiritual successor of Swami Kriyananda and the spiritual director, along with his wife, Nayaswami Devi Novak, of Ananda Sangha Worldwide. Jyotish met Swami Kriyananda in 1966, and worked closely with him from the beginning, to build Ananda’s work around the world.
"You never go around repeating Swami's lectures, but many people sing over and over again one of his songs which has a deep meaning to it and it's almost like a mantra that expands your consciousness."