Ananda Yoga brings yoga back to its original spriritual essence

Exercise and stress relief are only the beginning; the higher purpose of Ananda Yoga practice is to uplift your consciousness. To accomplish that, you’ll work not only with your body, but also with your prana (subtle energy) and the inner faculties of your mind and heart.

The resources below will help you explore the many facets of Ananda Yoga, which was developed by Swami Kriyananda, based on the teachings of his guru, Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi

What Is Ananda Yoga?

Ananda Yoga brings yoga back to its original spiritual essence. More...

Ananda Yoga books, CDs, DVD’s, props

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Warm-Up Videos for Asana & Pranayama

Warm-Up videos for asana and pranayama Practice More...

Instructional Aids & Safety Guidelines

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Teacher Training & Continuing Education

Yoga Teacher • Yoga Therapist • Meditation Teacher More...

Ananda Yoga Retreats

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Upcoming Programs

Ananda Meditation Teacher Training
Thursday, September 3 – Sunday, September 13   ceu credits

Yoga Therapy Training: Ayurveda
Tuesday, September 8 – Saturday, September 12   ceu credits

Yoga Therapy Training: Health Challenges I
Sunday, September 13 – Sunday, September 20   ceu credits

Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training
Tuesday, September 15 – Sunday, September 20

Preparing for a Lifetime of Kriya
Thursday, October 1 – Sunday, October 4

Ananda Yoga Teacher Training
Sunday, October 25 – Sunday, November 22   ceu credits

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What guest are saying

The most fundamental piece of advice I received from an Ananda Yoga teacher is this: The energy that moves through our bodies, our prana, directly affects our consciousness and how we choose to use this energy can change who we are..

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