Untitled-11Ananda invites you to experience the joy of your own true nature. Discover an expanded sense of harmony, love and peace in your life through ancient and effective techniques of Meditation, Kriya Yoga, spiritually oriented Hatha Yoga, Community and Friendship.Our offerings are based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi, who showed how everyone can realize the Divine in their daily lives as a tangible, loving reality We have teaching Centers to serve you in Providence and Hopkinton RI. Visit us and discover that JOY IS WITHIN YOU




WC133-2Sri Anandamayi Ma Mahasamadhi Kirtan Celebration
Friday August 29th
7:30pm – 9:00pm
Please join us in celebrating the life and blessing of Sri Anandamayi Ma “The joy permeated Saint”  The evening will consist of short stories, Kirtan and Meditation.





Spirit-of-Joy-group-shot-cropped-twiceThe Sound of Joy Weekend Retreat
Friday, September 26 through Sunday, September 28,
North Andover, MA

The Sound of Joy Weekend Retreat led by Ananda Music Directors David Eby, Bhagavati and Ramesha Nani. Immerse yourself in the Sound of Joy and experience the life changing power of Ananda Music. This special weekend dedicated to the music of Swami Kriyananda is open to veteran and new singers alike. For more information and to register please click here.



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