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Sharing the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi.

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Autobiography of a Yogi

Read online the original unedited version, exactly as written by Paramhansa Yogananda

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Dear Friend,

We welcome you to our Ananda India website filled with inspirational books, uplifting videos and information on courses in yoga, meditation, kriya yoga, healing, chakras and in many other topics based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and his disciple Swami Kriyananda.

We also invite you to participate in programs and courses at an Ananda center near you or through our Online Sangha or Home-Study courses.

Nayaswami Jaya and Nayaswami Dhyana

These timeless, practical teachings will help you live a more joyful, vibrant and fulfilling life.

In Divine friendship,

Nayaswami Dhyana and Nayaswami Jaya
Spiritual Directors, Ananda India

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Dancing Shiva

Shiva’s Dance

Thank you dear India

Thank You, Dear India

How to be Happy Always, Part 1: The Search for Happiness


Sing Your Way to Freedom

Woman Meditating at Lake

To React Or To Respond

Go with the Flow

Swami Kriyananda

Lessons Learned

Jaya Meditating

Stillness is the Altar of Spirit


The Role of Physical Exercise in the Spiritual Path

Swami Kriyananda with Shamini

“But you can take the metro”

How to Make Better Decisions

Finding the Joy Within – A Pilgrimage to Babaji’s Cave

The Joy of Creating a Pilgrimage

Painting by Dana Lynne Andersen

Reincarnation: How Can It be Scientifically Proved?

Nitai wit Young Students

Just Do It

Festival of Light

Diwali – Bringing the Light into Our Lives

Colored Flowers

Five Quick Stress Breakers

Diwali Lights

The “Spiritual” and “Social” Celebration of Diwali

Woman with Balloons

The Virtue of Disease

Devotion Cabin Expanding Light

Superconsciousness – 5 Minutes Away

Gaurja and Swami Kriyananda

Being Respectful to Others

Quit Counting Featured Image

Quit Counting!

Man Meditating

Two Best Friends – Mind and Breath

Painting by Sangeeta

Art as a Journey of Self-Discovery


Proof of God

Featured Touch of Light

The Power of a Positive Mind

The Answer Pune

Reflections of a Special Seva: “The Answer” Movie Promotion

The Light that Binds Us



The one who practices a scalpel self-dissection will know an expansion of universal pity. Release is given him from the deafening demands of his ego. The love of God flowers on such soil.The "Parfume Saint"

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