Meditation Retreats & Meditation Teacher Training

A way to commune with the Divine within yourself

Ananda Meditation® is for deep relaxation, stress reduction, and higher awareness. It can be a guiding light on the path to wholeness, and a powerful way to connect with the Divine. The first level of practice – the Hong-Sau technique – is for anyone seeking to feel more inner peace and express outwardly more compassion and joy. Our teachers share with all our guests this initial step on the path of Kriya Yoga.

Kriya Yoga is the comprehensive spiritual path that was brought to the West by Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi.

ANANDA MEDITATION® TEACHER TRAINING

Our certificate Meditation Teacher Training is for individuals who serve to support others professionally or as a volunteer - life coaches, psychotherapists, ministers and counselors, social workers, Light workers, nurses and doctors, and many other fields. Meditation is mainstream and in great demand, due to the many benefits that research has proved in recent years, as well as to widespread spiritual seeking.
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How to sit comfortably in meditation with Ananda
30 minute Yoga, Pranayama & Meditation with Nayaswami Gyandev
Guided meditation for inner peace with Nayaswami Diksha


ABOUT PARAMHANSA YOGANANDA

Paramhansa Yogananda, 1893 – 1952, was the first yoga master of India to take up permanent residence in the West (in 1920). He emphasized direct inner experience of God, which he called “Self-realization.” His teachings are nonsectarian and offer a practical approach to spiritual awakening. His Autobiography of a Yogi, first published in 1946, helped launch a spiritual revolution in the West. Translated into more than a dozen languages, it remains a best-selling spiritual classic to this day. Yogananda continued to lecture and write up to his passing in 1952.



UPCOMING MEDITATION PROGRAMS


What is the insightful advice an Ananda Meditation Teacher has presented you?

The most insightful advice an Ananda Meditation Teacher has presented

The most insightful advice an Ananda Meditation Teacher has presented is this: Just leave everything behind except for this very moment. You are here now.   More...

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Meditation Retreats & Meditation Training in Northern California

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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