Ananda Farm is a no-till nature farm, homestead, and Yoga Ashram on Camano Island in Washington State, based on Paramhansa Yogananda’s ideals of simple living and high thinking.


Ananda Residential Community
 is an intentional spiritual community that answers the call of Paramhansa Yogananda for high minded souls to gather in what he called World Brotherhood Colonies – places where individuals and families could live a simple lives dedicated to meditation, service and high ideals.



East West Bookshop serves as an active and tangible expression of Ananda’s commitment to interfaith principles




Living Wisdom School Seattle offers a holistic, educational approach which balances mind and heart, and body and spirit.  It is based on the Education for Life philosophy described by J. Donald Walters in his book, Education for Life: Preparing Children to Meet Life’s Challenges.



Living Wisely Thrift And Gift Shop generates funds for projects and scholarships for students at the Living Wisdom School Seattle while creating volunteer opportunities for the students’ parents





Ananda Worldwide is a global movement based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, who showed how everyone can realize God in their daily lives as a tangible, loving reality.