Ananda Meditation for Higher Consciousness
The Expanding Light Retreat, A much-loved spiritual retreat sharing the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda. Open to all.
Karma Yoge Ashram Program. A balance of selfless service, daily class / discussions, practical yoga and meditation, and spiritual fellowship

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Pilgrimage to Spain & Portugal: Sacred Sites in Southern Europe
Experience Historical and Holy Sites, and Walk Where Saints Walked

Wednesday, May 23 – Wednesday, Jun 13

Experience the deep vibrations of early monasteries, ancient convents, museums, opulent palaces and antique castles; places of spiritual, historical, and artful inspiration.

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ANANDA SPIRITUAL TRAVEL: RETREATS & PILGRIMAGES

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My time at The Expanding Light opened me to have a relationship with meditation. This in turn has led me on a life journey of finding my personal serenity, and lovingly pursuing my spirit's passion! There is no greater gift than inviting someone to see who they truly, already are. More...

— Briana., Topanga,CA

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Ananda is a worldwide movement to help you realize the joy of your own higher Self. It is based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and was founded by his direct disciple Swami Kriyananda in 1968.
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Joy is within you

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