Category Archives: Classes

Screening of AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda, June 21

AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda is an unconventional biography about the Hindu mystic Paramhansa Yogananda who brought yoga and meditation to the West in 1920 and authored the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi”. By personalizing his own quest for enlightenment and sharing his struggles along the path, Yogananada made ancient teachings accessible to a  …read more

Sharing Meditation with Others, Sept 20

4-Week Series Ananda is known for its expertise in meditation, and we’ve been training teachers for almost 40 years. We’re delighted that we can now offer you training in Los Angeles. Ananda Meditation and related techniques offered in this course are time-tested, traditional practices, based on the highest ancient yogic practices of India, as brought  …read more

Energy & Energization Workshop

We are beings of energy. Matter, in fact, is merely a projection of underlying energy patterns. These exercises will help you control your life-force, the subtle energy or prana in Sanskrit. The secret of success in life, and in meditation practice, is not only to be able to generate energy, but also to direct it  …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

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