Living the Yoga Sutras: Practical Steps To Higher Awareness
Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras are a stirring cry to us to transcend all religious differences. Their basic message is, “Here are methods that can be tested and proved. You can know what God is from personal experience.”
— Demystifying Patanjali, by Swami Kriyananda
Supported Silent Retreat
August 26-29 2021
September 2-5, 2021, September 16-19, 2021,
October 7-10, October 28-November 1, 2021
Still your mind and rejuvenate your spirit in a COVID-safe group environment at the Ananda Meditation Retreat, just 6 miles from Ananda Village. Our meditation gardens and serene forest setting provide the perfect backdrop for you to go deep into silence and re-connect with your true Self.
Ananda Village Internship 2021
One of the Most Successful Cooperative Spiritual Communities in the World
- Join us for a summer of adventure and service at Ananda Village, where devotees and disciples of Paramhansa Yogananda live his vision of intentional spiritual communities.
- In this one- to four-month program, immerse yourself in an environment supportive of prioritizing your spiritual life. If you are between 18 and 40, apply for one of 20 positions available. Summer 2021 cohorts are forming now!
- Apprentice with long-time Kriya yogis in organic farming and permaculture, construction, forestry, communications, and more. Dive deep into Yogananda’s teachings of Hong Sau, Energization Exercises, Raja Yoga, and spiritual Hatha Yoga. Through selfless, joyful service, immersion in nature, community living, and daily meditation, you will experience how full-hearted commitment to Yogananda’s teachings can uplift your consciousness and awaken your highest potential.
September 19, 7:00 am PST
September 19, 10:00 am PST
September 20, 6:30 am PST
September 20, 5:00 pm PST
September 21, 6:00 pm PST
We are part of a great tide of loving, joyful energy that wants to give and give as long as people are happy to receive it.
Ananda Sangha Worldwide is a vehicle through which Paramhansa Yogananda’s important mission is being fulfilled today. By supporting this ministry, you become a part of Yogananda’s mission in the world.