Sabari Lester

Sabari has shared her delightful, calm, and nurturing energy as an Ananda minister and teacher for the past 14 years. She served first at Ananda’s Palo Alto center as a regular teacher, and then for 5 years served as co-Spiritual Director of Ananda’s center and community in Sacramento. She is also a marvelous singer.

From Sabari

“As a teacher, I’m honored to have others share with me their longing for their own soul discovery. With the teachings of yoga, there are doorways everywhere; in every moment, in every heart. No matter what path people take, we are all on the journey toward soul freedom.”

“God, whom I feel as my divine beloved friend, has always been a tangible Presence for me, even as a small child. I was not attracted to organized expressions of religion, but longed for a true teacher, a teaching, and a spiritual family with whom I could share the spiritual journey. Finding Paramhansa Yogananda’s Autobiography of a Yogi in 1988 quickly led me to Ananda.

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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