SRW-2010-35Here is Jyotish and Devi’s tentative event schedule. Note that anything here is subject to change without warning; email us to confirm. Click on the event titles for more information.

February

Inner Renewal Week: The Pillars of Our Path to God

February 19 (Monday) - The Expanding Light - Deepening our Sadhana. Also broadcast live.

10:30 a.m. – noon. Register for the week. Also available online, at a cost of $65 for the week: register here.
noon – 12:30 p.m. meditation

  • What is the purpose of meditation on our path
  • What is the deeper goal of each of our meditation techniques
  • What are appropriate goals and expectations we should set for ourselves
  • How to live our experience of meditation throughout the day

February 20 (Tuesday) - The Expanding Light - The Path of Ananda Seva. Also broadcast live.

10:30 a.m. – noon. Register for the week. Also available online, at a cost of $65 for the week: register here.
noon – 12:30 p.m. meditation

  • Ananda Seva is a means of dissolving the ego
  • Attunement to our Master and Ananda’s ray is what gives our seva power
  • Ananda Seva should be based in a practice of daily meditation
  • We should feel that we are channels for the Divine to serve through us

February 21 (Wednesday) - The Expanding Light - The Importance of Attunement. Also broadcast live.

10:30 a.m. – noon. Register for the week. Also available online, at a cost of $65 for the week: register here.
noon – 12:30 p.m. meditation

  • Aligning our will with God’s and Guru’s will
  • How to tune in more deeply to Master’s ray
  • Discipleship, Individual Development, and the Search for God
  • What is inner freedom, and how do we find it

February 22 (Thursday) - The Expanding Light - Meditation and Nayaswami Order Vow Ceremony

6:30–9 a.m. Meditation (break at 8)
9 a.m. Nayaswami Order vow ceremony

February 23 (Friday) - The Expanding Light - Summary of Week – Questions and Answers. Also broadcast live.

10:30 a.m. – noon. Register for the week. Also available online, at a cost of $65 for the week: register here.
noon – 12:30 p.m. meditation

March

March 17 (Saturday) -- or in India, 10 a.m. Sunday, March 18 - Ananda Sangha India - Topic to be announced (online webinar)

9:30–10:30 p.m. PDT (10–11 a.m. Sunday IST). Free of charge, registration required.

March 25 (Sunday) - Ananda Sacramento - Sunday Service ("Who Is This Son of Man?")

Free of charge.
9–9:45 a.m. Purification Ceremony
10–11:30 a.m. Sunday service
Venue: Ananda Temple | 10450 Coloma Road | Rancho Cordova 95670. For more information call 916-361-0891.

April

April 4 (Wednesday) - Ananda Virtual Community - Awakening to Your Higher Self

6–7pm PDT. Registration required (New to Online with Ananda? First create a free account here, then click on one of the following links.):
a) $15 for the course, or
b) $45 for the entire series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi,” or
c) free with trial membership in Ananda Virtual Community.

This webinar is part of the series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi.”  This evening we’ll explore:

  • Who are you, really?
  • Differentiating between ego- and soul- consciousness
  • Embracing your highest, divine potential in every moment of life
  • Understanding Yogananda’s emphatic statement: “The time for knowing God has come!”

April 14 (Saturday) -- or in India, 10 a.m. Sunday, April 15 - Ananda Sangha India - Topic to be announced (online webinar)

9:30–10:30 p.m. PDT (10–11 a.m. Sunday IST). Free of charge, registration required

April 22 (Sunday) - The Expanding Light - Sunday Service (topic: To Each According to His Faith) (also live online)

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST. Free of charge.
10–10:45 a.m. Fire and Purification Ceremonies
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Sunday service. Broadcast live online here or here.
For further information, click here.

April 28 (Saturday) - Ananda Los Angeles - Yogananda Fest "Be the Change"

Free admission.
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.: “Is Lasting Happiness Possible?” Talks by Jyotish and Devi followed by questions and answers followed by a book signing.
7–9 p.m.: “Be the Change” (panel including other speakers)
Venue: Torino Festival Plaza | 3330 Civic Center Drive | Torrance, CA 90503. For more information, please call (310) 396-9900 or email Info@yoganandafest.com.

April 29 (Sunday) - Ananda Los Angeles - Sunday Service ("How High Should We Aspire?") (also live online)

Free admission (or beginning at 11 a.m. PDT view live online here.)
10–10:45 am: fire ceremony, purification ceremony, meditation
11:00 am – 12:15 pm: Sunday service
12:15–1 pm: potluck lunch (no charge) & time to share and be together in spiritual community: all are welcome
Venue: Ananda LA | 11870 Santa Monica Blvd. | LA, CA 90020. For more information, please call (310) 396-9900 or email Ananda@anandala.org.

May

May 3 (Thursday) - Ananda Los Angeles - “Paramhansa Yogananda: Igniting a Spiritual Revolution” (also streamed live)

7–9 p.m. Free of charge. Also streamed live. With Phil Goldberg. Venue: Ananda LA | 11870 Santa Monica Blvd. | LA, CA 90020. For more information, please call (310) 396-9900 or email Ananda@anandala.org.

May 6 (Sunday) - Ananda Los Angeles - Is Lasting Happiness Possible? (also streamed live)

11 a.m. Free of charge. Also streamed live. Followed by Q&A and a book signing (instead of Sunday service). Venue: Ananda LA | 11870 Santa Monica Blvd. | LA, CA 90020. For more information, please call (310) 396-9900 or email Ananda@anandala.org.

May 16–20 (Thursday through Sunday) - The Expanding Light - International Kriyaban Retreat

Details forthcoming. Kriyabans only.

May 20 (Sunday) - The Expanding Light - Sunday Service (topic: Activity vs. Inner Communion)

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST. Free of charge.
10–10:45 a.m. Fire and Purification Ceremonies
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Sunday service. Broadcast live online here or here.
For further information, click here.

May 26 (Saturday) -- or in India, 10 a.m. Sunday, May 27 - Ananda Sangha India - Topic to be announced (online webinar)

9:30–10:30 p.m. PDT (10–11 a.m. Sunday IST). Free of charge, registration required.

June

June 2 (Saturday) - Ananda Palo Alto - Yogananda Fest

Details forthcoming.

June 10 (Sunday) - The Expanding Light - Sunday Service (topic: Why Do Devotees Fall?) (also live online)

10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST. Free of charge.
10–10:45 a.m. Fire and Purification Ceremonies
11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Sunday service. Broadcast live online here or here.
For further information, click here.

June 13 (Wednesday) - Ananda Virtual Community - Your Spiritual Questions Answered

6–7pm PDT. Registration required (New to Online with Ananda? First create a free account here, then click on one of the following links.):
a) $15 for the course, or
b) $45 for the entire series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi,” or
c) free with trial membership in Ananda Virtual Community.

This webinar is part of the series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi.”  This evening we’ll explore the topic Living Your Dharma:

  • How can you know, for sure, what your dharma is?
  • What are the essential attitudes to help us discover our life’s purpose?
  • Embracing your highest, divine potential in every moment of life.
  • How can we use what has been given to us in this life, to deepen our spiritual progress?

June 16 (Saturday) -- or in India, 10 a.m. Sunday, June 17 - Ananda Sangha India - Topic to be announced (online webinar)

9:30–10:30 p.m. PDT (10–11 a.m. Sunday IST). Free of charge, registration required.

June 21 (Thursday) - Ananda Portland - International Day of Yoga

In downtown Portland: details forthcoming.

June 22 (Friday) - Ananda Portland - Evening Peace Event

At the PSU campus: details forthcoming

June 23 (Saturday) - Ananda Laurelwood - Yoganandafest

Details forthcoming.

June 24 (Sunday) - Ananda Laurelwood - Sunday Service (topic: The Eternal Now)

Details forthcoming.

July

July 14 (Saturday) - Ananda Washington - Title forthcoming

Jyotish and Devi are keynote speakers, together with Rabbi Ted Falcon and Imam Jimal Rahman. Includes an afternoon of programs and workshops. Venue: Bastyr University. More details forthcoming.

July 15 (Sunday) - Ananda Washington - Sunday Service ("Self-Reliance vs. *Self*-Reliance") (also live online)

10 a.m. Free of charge. Venue: Ananda Meditation Temple | 23305 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Bothell. View live online here.

July 15 (Sunday) - Ananda Washington - Farm Fest at Ananda Farms on Camano Island

In the afternoon. Details forthcoming.

July 21 (Saturday) -- or in India, 10 a.m. Sunday, July 22 - Ananda Sangha India - Topic to be announced (online webinar)

9:30–10:30 p.m. PDT (10–11 a.m. Sunday IST). Free of charge, registration required.

July 28 (Saturday) - Ananda Sacramento - Living Yoga Festival

Venue: Folsom Community Center in Folsom. Further details forthcoming.

August

Spiritual Renewal Week (Aug. 5–12: details forthcoming)

December

December 12 (Wednesday) - Ananda Virtual Community - Christ Consciousness as a Living Reality

6–7pm PST. Registration required (New to Online with Ananda? First create a free account here, then click on one of the following links.):
a) $15 for the course, or
b) $45 for the entire series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi,” or
c) free with trial membership in Ananda Virtual Community.

This webinar is part of the series “Living the Teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda with Nayaswamis Jyotish and Devi.”  This evening we’ll explore:

  • Yoga and Christianity
  • What is Christ Consciousness?
  • The deeper meanings of Christ’s teachings in the Bible
  • How to realize Christ within yourself