Category Archives: Classes

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

Yogananda’s Teachings on Happiness with Jyotish Novak in Los Angeles

Restore your hope for a better world as we share Yogananda’s revolutionary teachings — including an experiential guided meditation and an audience-participatory healing prayer for peace and harmony. Yogananda’s guidance for deeper relationships and genuine friendships A guided meditation technique for courage, calmness, and confidence Learn more about the meaning of true and lasting success  …read more

Classes & Events with Nayaswami Asha

With warmth and wisdom, Asha shows how high spiritual teachings can be woven into daily, ordinary life. She offers practical, real-life examples to guide us, encouragement, and support for our own unique journey. Her teachings are non-sectarian — sharing the truths that unite the great religions. Nayaswami Asha’s Schedule will include several major events and  …read more

Kriya Yoga Initiation

You are invited to take initiation into kriya yoga after completing Steps 1 – 4. The Kriya Yoga Initiation Ceremony is held twice per year in the Los Angeles area. It is also offered about once per month at Ananda Village in Northern California.