O Master

Dedicated to Paramhansa Yogananda Composer: Donald Walters & Mukti LaMar Performed by the Ananda Village Choir on Yogananda’s birthday, Jan 5th, 2020. 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 high above: The truth … Read More

Christmas Concert Ananda Assisi Joy Choir

Live stream – start at ca. 20 min Unitevi a noi nella gioiosa e ispirante musica di Natale. Il concerto di Natale del coro di Ananda è uno dei grandi momenti della stagione natalizia, una festa di suoni!

Three Wise Men

From Swami Kriyananda’s Oratorio “Christ Lives”, performed in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics Then three wise men came from afar, Guided by the heavenly star. Christ, the light of God, had descended, That, receiving him, all might be saved. Thus, the promise of God was maintained; Thus, all true souls were called … Read More

The Christmas Mystery

By Swami Kriyananda. Performed by the Ananda Village Choir in the Temple of Light. Lyrics 1. Long ago there was a little shed. There three mighty kings did bow their heads To a gentle babe of low degree Whom men called the son of Mary. Chorus: Who’ll tell to me this mystery: How a tiny babe in a manger laid … Read More

The Christ Child’s Asleep

By Swami Kriyananda. Performed in the Temple of Light by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics The Christ child’s asleep. The silence is so deep That round about, with hope in their eyes, The animals await, Their breathing they abate: They know their time has come to arise. For Jesus came on earth To offer second birth To all who would … Read More

That Night When Christ Was Born

By Swami Kriyananda. Performed in the Temple of Light by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics 1. Once there lived a tiny nightingale In the ancient land of Israel. Not a note he ever sang until That night when Christ was born. Chorus: That night! That night! No song he did sing, So wise men tell, Till that night when Christ … Read More

Sing Out With Joy!

From Swami Kriyananda’s Oratorio “Christ Lives”, performed in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics Sing out, sing out with joy! God’s light has descended. Sing out, sing out with joy! All our nights have ended. Sing on every mountain, Oh, sing in every valley, Sing within your soul That you live in the … Read More

Shepherds, Awake!

From Swami Kriyananda’s Christ Lives! oratorio performed in the Temple of Light at Ananda Village by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics When in Bethlehem Jesus was born, The angels did herald the news. To shepherds that slept upon a wintry field, They sang: “Awake in the lord!”

Mother of Wisdom

From Swami Kriyananda’s Oratorio “Christ Lives”, performed in the Temple of Light by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics Mother of wisdom, mercy and grace, Grant us Thy vision, grant us Thy peace. Our love receive, though blindly we pray; Silently guide our thoughts when we stray. How many years, so proud of our wisdom, Turning from God, we’ve wandered alone! … Read More

Looking for a Friend

By Swami Kriyananda. Performed in the Temple of Light by the Ananda Village Choir. Lyrics 1. Where are you going my little one? “In hope these empty streets I wend; I’ve seen a star rise in the east, And I’m looking for a friend.” Turu, luru lurulay. Turu, luru lurulay. 2. Where are you going, good shepherd folk? “From a … Read More