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From pools of inner silence,

I sip the sparkling waters of  Thy Peace.

Swami Kriyananda




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Wonderful News!   Dhuti Elizabeth Johnson, our dear Friend, Ananda Minister and Light Bearer will be with us Saturday, October 14  teaching a Music Workshop in the afternoon and leading Kirtan in the evening.  Sunday, October 15 she will lead our Sunday Service. For more information, click here






A pink lotus flower and lily pads with saturated colorYard Sale!!   This Saturday, October 14, 9am – 1 pm  Shanti House 494 Anaquatucket Road North Kingstown, Rhode Island  Extended to Sunday, October 15 8am-10:30am.  We will be selling some of the original antique oak pews from the church, wooden flag poles, light fixtures, household items and more….







Ongoing Events



SUNDAY SERVICE – Sundays 10am-Noon.  Followed by potluck refreshments afterwards.  Please check Sunday Service bar at the top of this page for more details.





Healing PrayerHealing Prayer Circle
3rd Sunday, October 15,  1pm – 2pm

Join us in exploring the Divine Will Healing techniques of Paramhansa Yogananda as we pray for each other, for those who have requested prayers, and for Planetary Peace and Healing. Please note, new meeting time  is the 3rd Sunday.  Everyone is welcome.




 Meditation & Yoga

“The secret of meditation is radiating blessings from your heart outward to all the world.”   Swami Kriyananda



devotees meditatingMeditation is the heart of our practice at Ananda.  In addition to the Meditations listed on our  Yoga and Meditation Schedule, we have two meditation groups that meet at other sites. 


We offer a meditation daily at Ananda Meditation & Yoga Center.  Some meditations are at the end of a Yoga Class, and some are separate programs.  Meditations are guided, and no previous experience with meditation is necessary. Click below for our ongoing weekly schedule…




For information about our off-site meditation groups, please click on the links below.  You may also call us at 401-524-4766

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Peace and Harmony Prayer

“The secret of  inner peace is realizing that you cannot change the world, but you can change yourself.”    Swami Kriyananda

Peace and Harmony PrayerTogether, let us send One Million prayers of Peace and Harmony to our planet.  Visualize the world bathed in the divine light, and then pray from your heart, “Lord, fill this world with peace and harmony, peace and harmony.” (10x) Then visualize yourself in divine light, and say, “Lord, fill me with peace and harmony, peace and harmony” (3x) Repeat this pray 5 times daily if you can…or, as often as you can.





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