to Spiritual Support & Fellowship

The Ananda Virtual Community is a vibrant spiritual environment comprising hundreds of sincere seekers and meditators from across the globe. It is designed to be a portable source of inspiration, instruction and spiritual friendship that you can access anytime and anywhere.

No matter where you are located, Ananda Virtual Community, based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda, will enrich and deepen your spiritual life.

“Your garment of thoughts absorbs the vibrations of those with whom you mix. If you leave your coat outside in the garden, later on, when you bring it indoors, it will carry with it the fragrance of fresh air and flowers. Environment is stronger than will power. ” ~ Paramhansa Yogananda

Ways to Find
and Inspiration

Explore the many benefits of membership:

Weekly Live Offerings

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Our weekly live offerings focus on practical ways to bring the teachings of yoga, as taught by Paramhansa Yogananda, into all aspects of our daily life, be it our personal spiritual quest, our professional life, or our family life and relationships.
Virtual community members also receive many weekly offerings, including meditations, inspirational webinars, discourses and sessions on health & healing. All our live offerings are interactive, with opportunities for Q&A, and are recorded for later viewing.

Join an international fellowship of truth-seekers

With members from over 30 countries, our Virtual Community is truly a worldwide network of souls seeking upliftment and inspiration. Join us as we seek to dive ever-deeper in to Spirit.

In our new collaborative gatherings we’ll hear from long-time teachers from Ananda India and America. We’ll explore Paramhansa Yogananda’s ideal of world-brotherhood with devotees from around the world. We’ll join together in song and spirit.

Interactive Discussion forums

Autobiography of a YogiOur many discussion forums serve to foster interaction among the Community Members, allowing them to share ever-new encouragement, inspiration and spiritual friendship. Through these forums, community members support one-another in resolving any queries and challenges that arise on their spiritual journey.

Spiritual Mentoring and Support

The virtual community provides each participant with personal support and mentorship from a dedicated staff of long-time Ananda teachers and ministers.
Members also receive access to many archived articles and video:

  • Yoga Routines and Energization Exercises.
  • Spiritual Chanting & Music – featured chants with written music and words.
  • Health and Healing – recipes, articles on health, healing, and right eating.
  • Articles from Paramhansa Yogananda and Swami Kriyananda.

Complimentary Access to Special Events

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  • Free attendance to special live events with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi and other ministers.
  • Discount on select online courses. See full course catalog.