On Sunday, April 22 during the regular Sunday ​service at 10 am, Nayaswamis Hriman and Padma McGilloway will be celebrating the life of Swami Kriyananda, commemorating the 5th anniversary of his passing (April 21, 2013). As Ananda’s founder, we are infinitely grateful for his life of service and devotion. Through 65 years of discipleship to Paramhansa Yogananda, he […]

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Deeds vs. Intentions

This week guest minister Nayaswami Puru Selbie will give the Sunday service talk. Puru, who lives at Ananda Village, has been an Ananda Light-bearer for many decades and is the author of the recently published book ‘The Physics of God’. He and his wife, Lakshmi, were once the spiritual directors of Ananda Seattle. Please join us in […]

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We Are Children of the Light

The light of the Resurrected Christ has blessed each of us through the agency of the the lineage of gurus of which He is a part. Let’s continue the Easter message  – part of the greatest story ever told. Join Jamuna this Sunday.

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Who is the Son of Man?

March 25, 2018 – Due to a technical problem, the beginning of the video is missing. Recognizing our own Divinity, and living from the center of that recognition is the task that is before us. Palm Sunday reminds us of both the joys and fickleness of our ego-nature, and the eternal Joy and Bliss of […]

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Reason vs Intuition

Nayaswami Hriman McGilloway

​Swami Kriyananda explained to audiences that “If you want to know me, listen to my music.” Music is vibration, and the deeper truth of all creation is found in the vibratory experience of the living and omnipresent Christ consciousness within.    Saturday night will be the bi-annual performance of Swami Kriyananda’s greatest musical work: an […]

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Dogmatism Vs. Common Sense

Guest minister and light-bearer Shanti Rubenstone will join Nayaswami Padma McGilloway in presenting this Sunday’s service.  Shanti is an Ananda minister and life-long devotee, as well as one of the Spiritual directors at Ananda Palo Alto. As a Stanford trained M.D., her talks on the integration of physical healing and meditation are very well received. Be […]

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Guest minister and light-bearer Nayaswami Pranaba Hansen will join Nayaswami Hriman McGilloway in presenting this Sunday’s service.  Pranaba has been sharing the teachings of Yogananda and Kriyananda through classes and seminars for over 26 years. He helped establish and served at our first Ananda center in Seattle in the late eighties. Please join us in welcoming him […]

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Can Man See God?

The topic this week is Can man see God?  Having just returned from a three week  India Pilgrimage, I can’t say I saw God, but I do have a lot of very interesting story’s about our trip! I may even be able to convince Sue to say a word or two!   Please come and enjoy.    Matt   Video will be […]

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The Law is Perfected in Love

This Sunday’s service will be presented by Nayaswamis Hriman and Padma McGilloway, and Guest Speaker Zach Abbey who will be doing this week’s talk. Zach and his wife Hailey manage Ananda Farms in Camano Island. Message from Zach: When Yogananda brought the teachings and spirit of the East to America, he brought with him not […]

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No one achieves the experience of God’s presence, nor yet, ultimately, union with God, by “falling into heaven!” It may be so that we “fall” in love or “fall” asleep but the term “fall” reflects our loss of conscious awareness. To achieve SUPER-consciousness we must seek it at first consciously! There is a story in […]

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The Infinite Christ. 1/28/18

Entering the subtle realms of identifying spiritual greatness, we are reminded that this isn’t the same as recognizing a world famous rock star. Much is not apparent to the worldly eye, or matter-soiled brain.Those who got a glimpse of Yogananda on a street corner,or followed him down the block in giggles, never realized that God was […]

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