Offer Your Love to the Divine

Nayaswami Devarshi leads a 30-minute guided meditation. He is among the founding members of Ananda and a long time meditator and teacher, serving in India as the head of the kriya ministry.

Guided Meditation on the Chakras

Nayaswami Savitri leads a 40-minute guided meditation on the chakras. A resident of Ananda since 1975, Savitri is a Minister, Spiritual Counselor, Raja Yoga Teacher, and former Co-Director of the Ananda Meditation Teacher Training program. If you enjoyed this guided meditation you may also gain insights from Savitri Simpson’s book Chakras for Starters: Unlock the Hidden Doors of Peace and … Read More

Expanding Your Consciousness

Nayaswami Jyotish leads a 30-minute guided meditation to help you expand your consciousness. Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi are founding members and spiritual directors of Ananda Sangha Worldwide, as well as long time teachers and meditators. [Below is a verbatim transcription of this guided meditation. Take into account the nuanced differences between spoken and written meaningful expression.] Hello, and welcome. … Read More

Inner Freedom

Nayaswami Devi leads a 30-minute guided meditation to help you develop and experience inner freedom. Nayaswami Jyotish and Nayaswami Devi are founding members and spiritual directors of Ananda Sangha Worldwide, as well as long time teachers and meditators.

The Prefrontal Lobes of the Brain and Meditation

The Science Behind Meditation Symposium How Meditation Can Change You—and the World Nov 17 – 19, 2017 A deeper understanding of meditation: what actually happens physiologically, neurologically, metabolically, genetically, energetically, and quantum physically. For literally thousands of years great spiritual teachers of all religions have proclaimed that meditation is the way to optimal health of body, mind, and soul. These … Read More

Paramhansa Yogananda’s Influence in the West (with Phil Goldberg)

Listen to renowned expert Phil Goldberg (author of “American Veda”) talk about the influence of Paramhansa Yogananda and his “Autobiography of a Yogi” in the West. (recorded in Los Angeles on Dec 1, 2016, the 70th anniversary of the publication of the “Autobiography of a Yogi”.) Read the book that inspired George Harrison and the Beatles to meditate. www.ananda.org/sgt-peppers