Welcome to Ananda Los Angeles!

Welcome to Ananda Los Angeles!

Are you looking for inner peace? Greater harmony in your relationships? An increased sense of God’s presence in your life?

We are a spiritual community here to provide you with support and friendship on your journey.
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Yogananda’s Teachings on Happiness with Jyotish Novak in Los Angeles


Saturday, April 11, 7:30 PM
Versailles Room, The Olympic Collection
11301 W Olympic Blvd., #204
Los Angeles, 90064

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Ananda Yoga Classes starting in April

We’re excited to begin offering Ananda Yoga® classes starting in April at the Ananda LA Temple of Light. Please check our schedule for ongoing Ananda Yoga classes on Tuesday and Friday mornings and a special evening class of Restorative Yoga on Monday, April 27. All are welcome! Yoga posture practice in Ananda Yoga® is gentle  …read more

Raja Yoga, Starts April 18

12-Week Series This class is Step 2 on the Path of Kriya Yoga. Based on The Art and Science of Raja Yoga by Swami Kriyananda, as taught by Paramhansa Yogananda, you will learn in-depth the teachings and practices Patanjali’s Eightfold Path (Ashtanga Yoga). Topics covered include Hatha Yoga, Pranayama, Self-Healing, Diet, Meditation. These teachings are  …read more

Learn to Meditate Intensive, April 20

Based on the original teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda This class is Step 1 on the Path of Kriya Yoga. Learn basic yet powerful techniques of meditation through clear, step-by-step instructions. Experience the importance of the breath/mind connection and the power of the focused mind. Learn Paramhansa Yogananda’s Energization Exercises, a unique system of exercises for  …read more

Kirtan, April 25

Join us for an evening of devotional chanting. Inspiring music has the power to open the heart, uplift the soul, and transform the consciousness. Most of Paramhansa Yogananda’s chants are written in English, simple and easy to learn, with words provided. Come lift your heart and voice in joy, inspiration and Divine communion. All are  …read more

India Is the Guru of the World

Swami Kriyananda was lecturing in India around 2003 after starting the first Ananda community there. As he was reflecting with reverence on India’s perennial inspiration to mankind, he said, “India is the guru of the world.” The audience was silent for a moment and then applauded in acknowledgement of India’s love for God and desire  …read more