O Master

Watch this beautiful song by Mukti LaMar and Swami Kriyananda, recorded in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village, January 2nd 2022. Dedicated to Paramhansa Yogananda. Lyrics O Master, may Thy joy fill our days. O Master, may Thy wisdom guide our ways. The time has come for us to see That there’s but one reality Upon the earth 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

O God Beautiful (Chant by Guru Nanak / Paramhansa Yogananda)

15th-century Sakh chant by Guru Nanak, translated by Paramhansa Yogananda, and sung at Ananda Village, November 2021. Lyrics (Sing each line twice) O God beautiful, O God beautiful, At Thy feet, O I do bow! O God beautiful, O God beautiful, In the forest Thou art green; In the mountain Thou art high; In the river Thou art restless; In … Read More

No Birth, No Death (Chant by Paramhansa Yogananda)

Lyrics: (Sing each line twice) 1. No birth, no death, no caste have I. Father, mother, have I none. I am He, I am He; blessed Spirit, I am He. 2. Mind, nor intellect, nor ego, chittwa (feeling); Sky, nor earth, nor metals am I. I am He, I am He; blessed Spirit, I am He. Optional additional verses: 3. … Read More

Living Christ’s Teachings

Badri Matlock shares this beautiful inspiring story during his Sunday service at Ananda Village, December 26th 2021. You can find the complete talk here.

Cherish These

Watch this beautiful song by Swami Kriyananda, recorded in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village, December 26th 2021. Lyrics: Is there anywhere on earth, Perfect freedom, sorrow’s dearth, Selfless friendship, blameless birth? Cherish these, naught else has worth. Introduction (Written by the composer for use in performances) “Fame, wealth, position – these are but for a time. All that … Read More

The Divine Ascension

Sunday Service with Badri Matlock and Nayaswami Pranaba and Nayaswami Parvati at Ananda Village, recorded December 26th 2021.

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.