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So Many More Could Be Free by Nayaswami Devi

Throughout history there have been great heroes who, seeing the injustices of their times, fought against them and changed the lives of thousands. One such heroine was Harriet Tubman. - Read more...

Birthdays by Nayaswami Jyotish

After she had blown out the few candles on her cake, Gloria said, “I’m glad they didn’t put all 90 on it. I’m not sure I could have managed that.” - Read more...

What Work Do You Do? by Nayaswami Devi

We often ask this question of someone we’ve just met to get to know them. Predictably the answer people give is their occupation: “I’m a doctor,” or “a cook,” or “a machinist,” or “a mother of young children.” - Read more...

Sharing by Nayaswami Jyotish

Mother Teresa of Calcutta told this very touching story. The sisters from her order were visiting the very poor during a time of famine in Calcutta. To each home they brought some desperately needed food: a bag of rice, some lentils, and a few other bare necessities. As one sister gave the food to a mother of several starving children, to the sister's surprise the famished mother divided it in half, saying, “My neighbor’s children are also starving, and I must share this with them.” - Read more...

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June 30 (Sunday) – July 7 (Sunday): The 50th Anniversary of Ananda Village and Dedication of New Temple of Light: 50 Years of Manifesting the Vision of the Masters (also streamed live)
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July 1 (Monday): 50 Years of Manifesting the Vision of the Masters (also streamed live)
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July 5 (Friday): Swami Kriyananda and Ananda’s Place in the World Religions (also streamed live)
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July 6 (Saturday): An Invocation of Light: Dedication of the Temple of Light (also streamed live)
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July 7 (Sunday): Sunday Service (Abiding in God) (Also streamed live.)
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