Yogananda Birthday Program at Ananda Village

Watch this beautiful and inspiring evening program recorded in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village on January 5th 2022, with Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi (spiritual directors of Ananda). ABOUT PARAMHANSA YOGANANDA Paramhansa Yogananda, born in 1893, was the first yoga master of India to take up permanent residence in the West. Yogananda arrived in America in 1920, and … Read More

Yogananda’s Birthday Message 2022 (by Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi)

Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi are Ananda’s spiritual directors. Recorded in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village. Paramhansa Yogananda, born in 1893, was the first yoga master of India to take up permanent residence in the West. Yogananda arrived in America in 1920, and proceeded to travel throughout the United States on what he called his “spiritual campaigns.” Hundreds … Read More

Three Visitors

Nayaswami Jyotish reads his latest blog post and shares this beautiful Christmas inspiration during a community satsang at Ananda Village. Recorded December 15th 2021 in the Temple of Light.

Yogananda’s “Autobiography of a Yogi”: The Fruits of Meditation

Nayaswami Jyotish, spiritual director of Ananda Worldwide, shares this beautiful inspiration during a special program to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Paramhansa Yogananda’s spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi. You can watch the full program here. Other speakers are Nayaswami Devi, Phil Goldberg, author of The Life of Yogananda, along with other Ananda community leaders from around the world, in … 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