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The following books are available online. (please note: you will be redirected to the Ananda Worldwide site where these books, and more, are located):

ay_sm Autobiography of a Yogi, by Paramhansa Yogananda
This spiritual classic has been read by millions. This is the original edition, just as Yoganandaji wrote it, without any of the editing changes made in later editions. It also includes all the original photos—unavailable in later editions.

The New Path: My Life with Paramhansa Yogananda, by Swami Kriyananda
Rewritten in 2009, Swamiji’s autobiography is also the most complete biography of Yoganandaji. The author shares over 400 stories and quotes from his Guru. The Path is full of examples of how to live the spiritual life more perfectly, through the training and example offered by Yoganandaji.

Whispers from Eternity Whispers from Eternity, A Book of Answered Prayers, By Paramhansa Yogananda (1949 Edition)
Many poetic works can inspire, but few, like this one, have the power to change your life. These verses rank with the greatest mystical poetry of all time: the works of St. John of the Cross, Rumi, Kabir, Mirabai, and Omar Khayyam.
shaped_saints_sm Shaped by Saints, by Devi Mukherjee
This beautifully written book takes you on a deeply inspiring pilgrimage to saints and God-realized masters of modern-day India. Its author is a disciple of the great yoga master, Paramhansa Yogananda.

More online books are available on the Ananda Worldwide website.