A cooperative spiritual community dedicated to the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, founded by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda

Rajarshi Day

Working in the garden

An All-Community Work Day
Saturday, May 2nd
8:30am, Meet on the Village Green

All are welcome! This annual day of service is one of the most fun-filled events of the year. Projects (indoors and out) abound for all ages and skill levels. Refreshments and a hearty lunch, featuring organic produce from our farm, will be enjoyed by all those who participate. Call the Village Reception Office at (530) 478-7500 to volunteer,
or for more info.

Living with Spirit Program

sustainable farming

Exploring Spiritual Community for Ages 18 – 30
Sun., June 21 – Sun., July 5
at Ananda Village – come for all or part!

Explore community through yoga, meditation, organic farming, and joyful service with friends who share your spiritual ideals and aspirations.
Enjoy 2 weeks of adventure in spirit, friendship and fun at one of the world’s most successful spiritual communities.

Call (800) 346-5350 x1 or email info@expandinglight.org
for more info. or to sign up.
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Sunday Service



Spiritual Travel
with The Expanding Light

  1. Pilgrimages & Retreats
More info.

IRW video menu

Live Online Meditations

  1. Sundays, 4/26 - 5/10
    6 - 9pm PDT
    Broadcast from
    Crystal Hermitage
  2. These meditations are hosted by Treasures Along the Path and will be led by the Ananda Village monks.
Join the meditation.
  1. (Click "Enter as guest." Type your name. Click "Enter the room.")