Category Archives: Classes

The Power of Music

There is immense power in music. It is an art form that transcends language and can affect people of all ages, from every corner of the world. “Music is the language of the soul,” it has been well said. Here at Ananda we’ve been blessed with an enormous library of music written by Swami Kriyananda  …read more

Overcoming Stress & Fear

4-Week Series Courage, calmness, and confidence are the secrets to dealing with any difficulty life sends. The “impossible” becomes manageable, and a stepping-stone to greater inner strength. Everyone can be courageous, calm, and confident, because these are qualities of the soul. Hypnotized with material thinking and desires, many of us have lost touch with our  …read more

Developing Intuition

4-Week Series Every day we are confronted with difficult problems or complicated situations for which we either don’t have enough information to make clear-cut decisions or for which there is no easy intellectual answer. At these moments, we all wish for another way to know how to make the right choice. We can… by using  …read more

Guided Seclusion at Ananda Desert Retreat

Join us for a guided seclusion retreat at the brand new Ananda Desert Retreat in Twentynine Palms! Attendance is limited so please register right away. Retreat includes: Saturday (vegetarian) lunch & dinner Sunday (vegetarian) breakfast & lunch Morning & Afternoon Sadhana (spiritual practice) including:               — Gentle yoga postures               — Energization Exercises               — Devotional Chanting               —  …read more

Superconscious Dreaming

2-Week Series Paramhansa Yogananda’s teachings of dreaming. In this class series, we will explore the different types of dreams, as well as visions, which are more like superconscious dreams. You will learn how to remember and even control your dreams and to train your subconscious mind to align with the Divine Will.