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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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The spiritual essence of yoga — ideal for all ages, types, and temperaments.

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WELCOME

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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Nayaswami Shivani in Delhi NCR

Nayaswami Shivani

Nayaswami Shivani is both a Kriyacharya and Yogacharya with diksha from Swami Kriyananda. Her Kriya initiations and workshops are widely acclaimed for their clarity and inspiration.

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Why I paint

People Looking at Clouds

What Forgiveness Gives Us

Soul Freedom

A Divine Shortcut to Freedom

The Rest of the Story

Lift Up Your Eyes!

Swami Playing Tamboura

Music Uplifted my Heart

Preparatory Art Exercise

Generating the Courage to Paint

Seva

The Balanced Life

Jyotish Aarti

The Purpose of Walking the Spiritual Path

Ananda Moyima with Kriyananda

Why We Need the Saints

Tree

A Spirit of Oneness

The Spiritual Path, an Overview

Badri with Daughter Tulsi

The Yoga of Parenting

Holding Hands

Yearning for Thee

Leave It Better Than When You Came

Swami Kriyananda Greeting

People Are More Important Than Things

Solutions

Ustrasana by Preeti

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Joy

Ten Portals to Joy

Happy Family

Growing in Selflessness and Strength by Taking Care of Children

Folded Hands Towards Sun

How to be Happy Always, Part 3: The Role of Gratitude

Swami Kriyananda with Ministers

Beating Karma at Its Own Game

Success

Success and Happiness

Lotus

Nurture a Stillness of Heart

Still Lake

The Practice of “Silence is the Altar of Spirit”

Happy Birthday Master

Happy Birthday, Master!

Prayer

Effective Prayer Requires Affirmation, Not Petition

Sri Yukteswar and Yogananda

Surrender, When You’re Trying Too Hard

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A YOGI QUOTE

“The one who pursues a goal of evenmindedness is neither jubilant with gain nor depressed by loss. He knows that man arrives penniless in this world, and departs without a single rupee.”Bhagabati Charan Ghosh (Yogananda's Father)

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