Nayaswamis Diksha and Gyandev

Nayaswamis Diksha and Gyandev, Directors of Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training.

Want to share meditation with others, but don’t have the time or resources to come to Ananda for in-person teacher training? Then there’s good news for you: we have an online training option. Join our free introductory webinar to find out more. There will be ample time for questions and answers.

Introduction Webinar occurring on two dates:

February 17, 2019 from 10:00am – 11:00am PST
February 18, 2019 from 5:00pm – 6:00pm PST
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Link to Join: Free Introduction to Ananda Meditation Teacher Training

More About Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training

In this webinar:

Nayaswamis Diksha and Gyandev give you an overview of Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training, answer questions, give you a few tips for deeper meditation, and help you decide if this course is right for you.

Ananda Meditation® Teacher Training takes advantage of the best practices in distance education to offer you a top-quality online learning experience, ending in certification as an Ananda Meditation teacher. It will prepare you to teach meditation class series and respond effectively to student needs. It flows at a relaxed pace over 4 months, with the middle 2 months being entirely self-paced and requiring minimal work.

Student Testimonials:

The course is more than I could ever have imagined!The course material is excellent, well prepared, and easy to follow!—A.S., California

I would recommend this course because of the grounded lessons they offered. The support was constant and the class felt like a beautiful responsibility to myself. I feel like I learned and want to continue to learn. —J.E., Hawaii

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Nayaswami Diksha

Diksha is an Ananda Minister, Counselor, Level 2 Ananda Yoga teacher, E-RYT-500, Director of Ananda Meditation Teacher Training. A native Israeli who came to the U.S. in 1990, she is a powerful and dynamic woman who has shared yoga postures and yogic teachings across the United States, in Canada and Europe.

Diksha teaches many different courses at The Expanding Light. She is also an outstanding chef and very knowledgeable about the yogic diet and Ayurveda, an Indian system of natural health and healing.

Diksha has created and hosts Online Vegetarian Cooking for Health and Vitality, a 4-season video series. She is the author of Global KitchenVegetarian Cooking for Starters and her NEW book The Healing Kitchen. This coming February, Diksha and her husband Gyandev will be leading a yogic healing vacation to a five-star Ayurvedic resort in India.

Nayaswami Gyandev

Co-Director of the Ananda Meditation Teacher Training ®, Director of Ananda Yoga®, Level 2 Ananda Yoga teacher, E-RYT 500, Raja Yoga Teacher, Spiritual Travel Host, Writer and Lecturer, Ananda Minister.

Nayaswami Gyandev combines a fun-loving spirit, keen insight into the spiritual life, and genuine warmth, making the inner quest seem both natural and doable. Since 1983 he has taught Ananda Yoga to thousands of students and trained hundreds of teachers around the world, often forging deep and lasting bonds of friendship and inspiration.