In 1948 at the age of twenty-two, Swami Kriyananda (J. Donald Walters) became a disciple of the Indian yoga master, Paramhansa Yogananda. At Yogananda’s request, Swami Kriyananda devoted his life to lecturing and writing, helping others to experience the living presence of God within. He taught on four continents in seven languages over the course of 65 years. His talks, … Read More
Inspiring talks and classes from Swami Kriyananda, a direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda.
This is a collection of all the other talk series from Swami Kriyananda.
With Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi at Ananda Village
Paramhansa Yogananda once said to a group of disciples: “You must not let the symphony of your life go unfinished.” This phrase perfectly describes the last years of Swami Kriyananda’s life, which were a crescendo of divine love and untiring service to humanity. Who was Swami Kriyananda? What was it like to know this close and direct disciple of the … Read More
Watch this beautiful event at Ananda Village with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi, musicians Bhagavati and Ramesha and even a rainbow. Recorded on Swami Kriyananda’s birthday May 19th, 2020 in the Temple of Light.
Recorded in May 2020.
Watch this beautiful slideshow of pictures from the life of Swami Kriyananda. http://www.SwamiKriyananda.org
Season 2; Episode 18. These talks are based on the book: The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita by Paramhansa Yogananda as remembered by his disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Rarely in a lifetime does a new spiritual classic appear that has the power to change people’s lives and transform future generations. This is such a book. The Essence of the Bhagavad Gita … Read More
During a talk launching the Revelations of Christ book, Los Angeles, July 21, 2007. Check out our online course based on Revelations of Christ and Paramhansa Yogananda’s Bible commentaries:
Swami Kriyananda was a direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda. Nayaswami Devarshi shares some of his experiences of what was it like to be a with and around him.
Sunday Service with Swami Kriyananda – Song of the Morning Ranch – 1992
Evening program at Ananda Village, September 12th, 2019. Swami Kriyananda met Paramhansa Yogananda for the first time on September 12th, 1948, and was accepted as his disciple. http://www.SwamiKriyananda.org
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