Original Lessons of Paramhansa Yogananda. The “New Dispensation” of spiritual understanding

The “New Dispensation” of spiritual understanding expressed by Yogananda includes an embrace of life and this world as a divine manifestation: not only or simply as “maya,” or delusion. In short: BOTH-AND. Today’s poem is “Yogoda Dream Hermitage”, Yogananda’s paean of gratitude for the Encinitas Hermitages gifted to him by his beloved, St. Lynn. For more on the Original Writings … Read More

Celebrate 75 Years of Yogananda’s “Autobiography of a Yogi”

View the beautiful program of inspiration in celebration of the 75th anniversary of this spiritual classic’s publishing! Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi, spiritual directors of Ananda Worldwide, are the keynote speakers. Phil Goldberg, the author of The Life of Yogananda, is a speaker, along with other Ananda community leaders from around the world.  Several beautiful chants and songs performed by … Read More