Evening Meditation & Spiritual Baba Talk
Santa Rosa, CA
Santa Rosa, CA
3rd Friday Night
of each month
About Ananda Gurukula
Ananda Gurukula is dedicated to meditation, yoga and spiritual teachings. We teach meditation practices, provide local weekly meditation evenings, called Dharmachakra. We have yoga classes and special traditional wisdom seminars dedicated to bringing the traditional teachings and practices of the yoga forward to aid people on their path to self realization. In addition, we offer retreats, yoga training, and workshops on the ancient knowledge of yogic teachings. We publish books and inspirational writings on many Yoga related topics.
Our work is based on the teachings of our Guru, Shrii Shrii Anandamurti, a great renaissance thinker who’s innovative ideas and great love for humanity has inspired many and the intuitive teachings given, by His grace, through one of his students Maetreyii Ma.
Ananda Gurukula focus is on sharing the wisdom teachings of the yogic tradition, teaching spiritual practices; exploration of Feminine Mysticism, New paradigms for development and innovative spirit based science. Our approach is based on reverence for all life.
Ananda Gurukula is dedicated to sharing the traditional wisdom teachings and practices of the yoga to assist people on the path to self realization. This includes meditation practices, yogic understanding of the nature of our existence and how our minds work, the therapeutic application of yogic knowledge, and yoga's understanding of how to free ourselves from suffering and move towards enlightment. We are based in the teachings of our beloved guru, Shrii Shrii Anandamurti and his intuitive teachings which come from him thru Maetreyii Ma.
The first area in which Ananda Gurukula provides service is spiritual. Ananda Gurukula offers practical approaches for individual spiritual development through meditation and yoga, utilizing the eight limbs of ashtanga yoga, as taught by our Guru, Shrii Shrii Anandamurti. Ananda Gurukula provides community to support the spiritual growth of Individuals , provide positive social activities, and give opportunities to express compassion through social service.
Yogic health practices are taught to bring mind-body vitality. And feminine mysticism practices are encouraged for the spiritual growth of women. Ananda Seva holds Yoga and Meditation retreats several times a year to gather in community and bring inspiration to our practices. Yoga Trainings, Spiritual Development Training, Yoga Life Coaching andAcharya Training are all offered to further growth of spirit, as well as residential opportunities for study in ourYoga Life Trainings.
Second is disseminating metaphysical and mystical knowledge, based in the subtle science of Tantra and Yoga, to assist in the psycho-spiritual development of both individuals and society. Ananda Gurukula offers book and CD's of intuitive spiritual discourses on all knowledge areas, retreats and a wide variety of trainings to fulfill this service goal.
Third is the development of neohumanism—an approach that provides a unifying value base for society and an outlook that fosters respect for all living beings. A meta movement based in neohumanism can unite and provide common cause for ecological, human rights, sustainability, social justice, and humanitarian movements. Ananda Gurukula explores these ideas in writings and offers a booklet on the subject, as well as trainings through the PROUT Institute.
Spirit Based Socioeconomic Development
"You must have a flaming moral purpose so that greed,
Fourth is the development and promotion of the Progressive Utilization Theory (PROUT). PROUT is a new paradigm of development intended to guide society toward a balanced, equitable, dynamic and wholesome expression. It is a progressive and comprehensive social theory, articulated within a spiritual outlook. Ananda Gurukula has supported the development of the PROUT Institute, offers books on PROUT, study groups and trainings through the Institute.