Vacationing with Krishna

by Kolleen Mailloux My husband and I, both history buffs, were getting ready for a “once in a lifetime” Mediterranean cruise, with stops at lovely ancient ports and opportunities to enjoy wonderful old churches and to feel the vibrations of hundreds of years of worship and devotion. For a few months before the trip, I  …read more

Suppression Vs Self-Control

by Dharmadevi Romano Last Saturday, the topic of suppression came up (as it always does) during our class on Brahmacharya, or non-sensuality. Suppression usually has a lot of complexities and misunderstandings surrounding it. Here is a helpful definition of suppression given by Swami Kriyananda in Rays of the Same Light: “Suppression means to refrain from  …read more

The New Ananda LA App Has Launched!

We invite you to download the app and get a 15% discount on your next boutique or class purchase. Through the app, you can easily: Check class schedule Tune in to Community Forum Watch Sunday Service and much more! Download on the App Store Download Android App on Google Play

Learn to Meditate & Energize, starts June 28

6-Week Series 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  …read more