by Bhaeravii Devii First International Yoga Day on 21st June. It is indeed appreciative and delightful—adds a golden and glorious feather in the helm of human history. Although yoga has been discovered, cultured, and practiced by the ancient Indian sages thousands of years ago –updated and modified by the great spiritual scholars of different ages… Continue reading Yoga Day—a few points to remember
Ananda Dham Master Unit is located in California near Los Angeles. It is a productive master unit where crops are sold at the local farmer’s market as organic produce. Some crops are specialty items which are always in demand. Today Dada Gananathananda went to the local Farmer’s Market in Lancaster together with a Korean margi… Continue reading Ananda Dham Master Unit today as seen by Dada Vimaleshananda
On Memorial Day weekend in the White Rock camping area in the Los Padres National Forest, a vicious wild fire blaze broke out. The fire moved fast due to high wind gusts, high temperatures, and the seasonal tinder-dry vegetation. It was dubbed the White Fire. More than 6,000 campers and 4,000 residents were ordered to… Continue reading Ananda Dham – Peach Farm ravaged by wild fires
I was a Psychologist/Counselor for the California Department of Corrections for 26 years, beginning in 1983. I was able to submit a program for approval to the Director of Corrections in 1999 to allow me to have a regular yoga/meditation program developed by and for prison inmates. Our program was approved in late 1999 under… Continue reading Prison Yoga Program – by Ray Rainjan Guthrey
Last Saturday I went for the first time to Granbury. After a 2-hour drive, I reached the town of about 6 thousand by a beautiful lake. I located the Rancho Brazos subdivision, the area hardest-hit by the deadly tornado, classified as an EF-4 of a maximum EF-5 on the Fujita Scale.16 tornadoes hit the North… Continue reading Granbury, Texas Tornado Relief – Initial Survey Report & Second Visit
Ananda Marga was founded in 1955 by Shrii Shrii Anandamurti in India. Today Ananda Marga has developed in a Mission with presence in almost all countries of the world. Yet it is rather subjective to be able to answer to the question “What is Ananda Marga” and many may ask in reply: “What do you… Continue reading What is Ananda Marga?
This is a spiritual question that has been answered by Shrii Shrii Anandamurti in a very simple and practical way: “The spirit of shaoca is to keep the mind pure and the body clean. How can the mind be kept pure? There is an external way and an internal way. What is the external way?… Continue reading How to keep the mind pure?
by Shrii Shrii Anandamurti In the morning I said that it is the utilization of energy which matters and not the possession of an unutilized capacity. Many people have inferiority complexes of different kinds. They think they are not learned. How will they achieve the goal of their life? It is wrong to presume that… Continue reading Your Personal Relationship with God
by Dada Vimaleshananda “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” Helen Keller “Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.” Vaclav… Continue reading Optimism – The ultimate weapon
“Now, education means assimilation, conversion or transmutation of external physicalities. Knowledge regarding this collection has been transformed into your mental realm. This transformation of the external objectivity into internal subjectivity is education. So education is the transformation of external objectivity into internal subjectivity.” Shrii Prabhat Rainjan Sarkar In Ananda Madhukunj on the hills near Bologna,… Continue reading Education for liberation