Programs and Classes

Program attendees

You can visit Ananda Village and take a program in person,
or you can take a wide variety of classes at a distance through Online with Ananda.

Take a Program in Person

The Expanding Light Retreat Programs and Classes
Ananda Village’s main spiritual retreat offers programs year-round on yoga, meditation, holistic health, and spiritual growth. View The Expanding Light Calendar

Professional Training Programs at
The Ananda School of Yoga and Meditation

The Ananda School of Yoga and Meditation (based at The Expanding Light) offers teacher training in yoga, meditation, yoga therapy, and spiritual counseling. View Upcoming Teacher Training Calendar

Have a Question about Expanding Light Programs? The Expanding Light is always adding new programs. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, or have any questions about courses, please phone them at 800-346-5350×1 or email

The Ananda Meditation Retreat
Throughout the year, the Meditation Retreat offers guided silent retreats, as well as programs on meditation, healing, creativity, nature appreciation, and recovery. View Meditation Retreat Calendar

Have a Question about Meditation Retreat Programs?Contact the Meditation Retreat at 530-478-7557 or email

The Ananda Institute of Cooperative Living
The Ananda Institute of Cooperative Living offers opportunities for immersion in community life while interning at our organic farm, permaculture gardens, or goat dairy co-op. Read more

Each summer, the Institute also hosts the Living with Spirit (a two week intensive focusing on yoga, meditation, community, organic farming, sustainability, and more!) for young adults ages 18 – 30.

Have a Question about Ananda Institute Programs? Contact Badri (Program Director) at 530-478-7518 x 7651 or email

Take a Program Online

Online with Ananda
Online with Ananda offers in-depth online courses, as well as interactive webinars, guided meditations, and discussions on the teachings of yoga. View courses and webinars

They also host the Ananda Virtual Community, providing support, inspiration and spiritual friendship to truthseekers worldwide.

Have a Question about Online with Ananda Programs? Contact them at 530-478-7611 or email