The Ananda Holistic Approach to Life:
Wellness and Spiritual Growth Retreats

Empowering individuals to progress toward improved health and wellbeing through the understanding of Energy and how to bring that into every aspect of your life..

Each of our programs shares a scientific and spiritual system of self-evaluation, self-transformation, and self-realization that help our guests learn specific tools and ways of thinking to use energy to be well. This approach was brought to the West by Paramhansa Yogananda, his universal teachings encompassed the whole being.

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More than 100 inspiring retreat programs a year designed to help people to:

  • Learn with dynamic, joyful, experienced teachers
  • Sample a simple, non-religious meditation technique
  • Connect with the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi
  • Acquire contemporary, 'right-living' tools to feel more at peace, self-integrated, and in control of our bodies, minds, and emotions.
  • Experience our exquisite setting in Ananda Village, the world-respected ashram community
  • Realize the inherent wisdom and joy of our own soul

Paramhansa Yogananda on using our willpower to be well

The most insightful advice an Ananda Meditation Teacher has presentedQuote from Paramhansa Yogananda

“God gave you will power, concentration, faith, reason and common sense to help yourself in your bodily or mental afflictions.
You must use them all as you seek the Divine help.
But remember in using your own will power or common sense to get rid of a difficulty or disease, that you must not rely wholly on, or harness yourself solely to, your Ego, and thus disconnect yourself from the Divine Force.”

—Scientific Healing Affirmations

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Nevada City, California 95959
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Outside US 530-478-7518

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