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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center

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Upcoming Events

August 2017

Purification & Fire Ceremony

August 20, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

August 20, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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$60

Learn How to Meditate

August 22, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

It Is Time to Learn to Meditate You can experience the benefits of meditation in your life—inner peace, health, and spiritual awakening. Ananda is one of the oldest and largest centers for meditation classes and training. Thousands of people from every walk of life have learned to meditate in Ananda meditation classes over the past forty plus years. Or maybe you already have a meditation practice? Maybe you would like to just energize it? This meditation series is also a great way to…

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Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

August 23, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

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Free

Devotional Chanting

August 23, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, happening 16 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Kirtan and Chanting

Ongoing Drop-In Devotional Chanting Sessions We will explore the inspiration and focused stillness of what Yogananda called “half the battle.” Join us as we spiritualize these chants ourselves, as Yogananda did before, by singing them until we, too, receive a silent response from the Divine. What These Sessions Can Be An hour or so of chanting is followed by 20–30 minutes of meditation. Tailor the session to who shows up and how many. It could be some instruction or assistance with…

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Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

August 24, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

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3-Hour Monthly Meditation

August 25, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Fourth of the month, happening 10 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

A Longer Group Meditation to Deepen Your Experience Join us at the Ananda Temple and Teaching Center This special evening drop-in meditation, on the 4th Friday of the month, is open to all. Join in the powerful dynamic of group meditations in a longer 3-hour meditation. Make this monthly commitment to take this special opportunity to go deeper into your practices once a month. Bring your gear, or borrow a chair. Come and add your light to the group. Meditation Schedule 6pm  Opening prayer,…

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Guru Night

August 26, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 6:30pm

Ananda Portland Community, 7020 Southwest Vermont Court
Portland, OR 97223 United States
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Guru Night, A Beloved Ananda Portland Tradition Each of the Masters of Self-realization are lovingly honored with a beautifully created shrine. Together we get to go on a mini-pilgrimage, visiting each shrine. The night progresses with chanting, prayer, meditation, readings and stories of each of our gurus in our lineage. We share in the blessings of this path and these Masters of Self-realization. This is a free event, held at the Ananda Portland Community. Families are welcome. What to Wear? The…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

August 27, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

August 27, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

August 30, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »
Free

Meditation Clinic: AUM

August 30, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Meditation Clinics with Ananda Portland Temple, aimed at helping you deepen your meditation practice.

What Are Meditation Clinics? A Meditation Clinic is an opportunity for meditators to review and revitalize the techniques they have learned through Ananda in the past. Each Meditation Clinic will focus on one of the techniques brought by Paramhansa Yogananda, or an aspect of meditation that he emphasized. Two experienced teachers will facilitate each clinic, encouraging open discussion and sharing, as every meditator offers a unique perspective and experience. These Meditation Clinics are for people who already taken an AUM…

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Free

Devotional Chanting

August 30, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Wednesday, happening 16 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Ananda Kirtan and Chanting

Ongoing Drop-In Devotional Chanting Sessions We will explore the inspiration and focused stillness of what Yogananda called “half the battle.” Join us as we spiritualize these chants ourselves, as Yogananda did before, by singing them until we, too, receive a silent response from the Divine. What These Sessions Can Be An hour or so of chanting is followed by 20–30 minutes of meditation. Tailor the session to who shows up and how many. It could be some instruction or assistance with…

Find out more »

Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

August 31, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

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September 2017

Ananda Kirtan at the Portland Community

September 1, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2017

Ananda Portland Community, 7020 Southwest Vermont Court
Portland, OR 97223 United States
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Ananda Kirtan, devotional chanting to the Divine.

"Chanting Is Half the Battle" Says Paramhansa Yogananda. This is another opportunity to chant and practice devotion to the Divine with Ananda Kirtan. A wonderful way to start your weekend, if you are looking for an uplifting Friday activity. We do devotional chanting with short periods of silent meditation. Chants are most often in English, occasionally in Sanskrit and Italian. The chants are written by Swami Kriyananda or Paramhansa Yogananda and sung with guitar, harmonium and other instrumental accompaniment. There…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

September 3, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

September 3, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

September 5, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

September 6, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »

Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

September 7, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

September 9, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

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$15

The Yuga Cycles of Time

September 9, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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The Yuga Cycles of Time, based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda and Swami Sri Yuteswar

A Different Approach to the Ages These spiritual masters presented a fascinating explanation of a 24,000-year cycle where the rising and falling eras of our planet happen. According to their teachings, we have recently passed through the lowest period in this great cycle of time and are moving upward into a higher age—an Energy Age known as Dwapara Yuga—that will revolutionize the world. They went on to declare that we would live in a time of great social and spiritual change.…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

September 10, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

September 10, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »

Swami Kriyananda Discipleship Anniversary

September 12, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Kriyananda discipleship Event
Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Swami Kriyananda with his guru, paramhansa Yogananda

Discipleship to His Guru Swami Kriyananda met his guru, Paramhansa Yogananda, when he was 22 years old. He spent the rest of his life serving his guru and founded Ananda, a movement that has touched millions around the world. His unfaltering discipleship and divine friendship has helped to uplift the consciousness of the planet. Tonight we come together in gratitude for the life and example of Swami Kriyananda and the inspiration he gave to all. Schedule for the evening Opening:…

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Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

September 13, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »

Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

September 14, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

Find out more »
Free

Meditation Clinic: Kriya Yoga

September 16, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 10:00am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Meditation Clinics with Ananda Portland Temple, aimed at helping you deepen your meditation practice.

Take Your Practices to the Next Step A Meditation Clinic is an opportunity for meditators to review and revitalize the techniques they have learned through Ananda in the past. Each Meditation Clinic will focus on one of the techniques brought by Paramhansa Yogananda, or an aspect of meditation that he emphasized. Two experienced teachers will facilitate each clinic, encouraging open discussion and sharing, as every meditator offers a unique perspective and experience.  This Kriya-focused Meditation Clinic is for people have who…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

September 17, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

September 17, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

September 19, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

September 20, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »

Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

September 21, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

Find out more »

3-Hour Monthly Meditation

September 22, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Fourth of the month, happening 10 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

A Longer Group Meditation to Deepen Your Experience Join us at the Ananda Temple and Teaching Center This special evening drop-in meditation, on the 4th Friday of the month, is open to all. Join in the powerful dynamic of group meditations in a longer 3-hour meditation. Make this monthly commitment to take this special opportunity to go deeper into your practices once a month. Bring your gear, or borrow a chair. Come and add your light to the group. Meditation Schedule 6pm  Opening prayer,…

Find out more »

Kriya Meditation

September 23, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Kriya Yoga, the path to Self-realization. Paramhansa Yogananda

Kriyabans Meditating Together Is Powerful This group meditation opportunity for kriyabans, is a time to come together in support and inspiration. This meditation is only open to Ananda initiated Kriyabans. If you have questions about whether you may join the meditation, please call 503-626-3403.  You are welcome for any part of the three hour time—your energy and devotion will add to everyone's experience. "Kriya Yoga, the scientific technique of God-realization, will ultimately spread in all lands, and aid in harmonizing the…

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$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

September 23, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

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Concert for a New Tomorrow

September 23, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Living Wisdom School of Beaverton, 4855 SW Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Featuring David Eby, cello, and the Ananda Choir of Portland Through deeply inspiring music you can deeply experience Hope for a Better World. Join us for a concert engineered for inner peace and harmony, hosted by David Eby, founding cellist of Pink Martini, with the acclaimed Ananda Choir of Portland. Set in the intimate space of the new Living Wisdom School building with glorious acoustics and candlelight ambiance, you will: tangibly experience the power of live music to uplift and…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

September 24, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

September 24, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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Healing Prayer Circle

September 24, 11:30 am - 12:05 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Healing Prayers

Be a Channel for Healing Healing Prayers done in a group healing prayer circle are led using the healing techniques taught by Paramhansa Yogananda. Those on the Healing Prayer Council pray daily for individuals, situations, and for the world during their daily spiritual practice of meditation and prayer. Once a month we come together after Sunday Service to share and pray with others. Beginning and ending time is approximate following Sunday service and can vary with the size of the group. All are welcome…

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$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

September 26, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

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Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

September 27, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

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Kriya Yoga Technique & Review

September 28, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Thursday, happening 6 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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A Sacred Technique from the Masters of Self-realization Kriya Yoga is a sacred technique given with us by Babaji, Lahiri Mahasaya, Swami Sri Yukteswar and Paramhansa Yogananda, who called it "the airplane route to God!" If You Are Interested in Kriya Yoga This series is a required prerequisite to being initiated in the technique of Kriya Yoga. If you’ve already taken Kriya, take this series as an opportunity to refresh your practice and go deeper. This 6-class series is led by Nayaswamis Davia…

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October 2017

Purification & Fire Ceremony

October 1, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

October 1, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 3, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »
$60

Learn How to Meditate

October 3, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

It Is Time to Learn to Meditate You can experience the benefits of meditation in your life—inner peace, health, and spiritual awakening. Ananda is one of the oldest and largest centers for meditation classes and training. Thousands of people from every walk of life have learned to meditate in Ananda meditation classes over the past forty plus years. Or maybe you already have a meditation practice? Maybe you would like to just energize it? This meditation series is also a great way to…

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Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

October 4, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

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Ananda Kirtan at the Portland Community

October 6, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2017

Ananda Portland Community, 7020 Southwest Vermont Court
Portland, OR 97223 United States
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Ananda Kirtan, devotional chanting to the Divine.

"Chanting Is Half the Battle" Says Paramhansa Yogananda. This is another opportunity to chant and practice devotion to the Divine with Ananda Kirtan. A wonderful way to start your weekend, if you are looking for an uplifting Friday activity. We do devotional chanting with short periods of silent meditation. Chants are most often in English, occasionally in Sanskrit and Italian. The chants are written by Swami Kriyananda or Paramhansa Yogananda and sung with guitar, harmonium and other instrumental accompaniment. There…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

October 8, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

October 8, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 10, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »
$60

Learn How to Meditate

October 10, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

It Is Time to Learn to Meditate You can experience the benefits of meditation in your life—inner peace, health, and spiritual awakening. Ananda is one of the oldest and largest centers for meditation classes and training. Thousands of people from every walk of life have learned to meditate in Ananda meditation classes over the past forty plus years. Or maybe you already have a meditation practice? Maybe you would like to just energize it? This meditation series is also a great way to…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

October 11, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »

Kriya Meditation

October 14, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Kriya Yoga, the path to Self-realization. Paramhansa Yogananda

Kriyabans Meditating Together Is Powerful This group meditation opportunity for kriyabans, is a time to come together in support and inspiration. This meditation is only open to Ananda initiated Kriyabans. If you have questions about whether you may join the meditation, please call 503-626-3403.  You are welcome for any part of the three hour time—your energy and devotion will add to everyone's experience. "Kriya Yoga, the scientific technique of God-realization, will ultimately spread in all lands, and aid in harmonizing the…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

October 15, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

October 15, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »

Healing Prayer Circle

October 15, 11:30 am - 12:05 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Healing Prayers

Be a Channel for Healing Healing Prayers done in a group healing prayer circle are led using the healing techniques taught by Paramhansa Yogananda. Those on the Healing Prayer Council pray daily for individuals, situations, and for the world during their daily spiritual practice of meditation and prayer. Once a month we come together after Sunday Service to share and pray with others. Beginning and ending time is approximate following Sunday service and can vary with the size of the group. All are welcome…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 17, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »
$60

Learn How to Meditate

October 17, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

It Is Time to Learn to Meditate You can experience the benefits of meditation in your life—inner peace, health, and spiritual awakening. Ananda is one of the oldest and largest centers for meditation classes and training. Thousands of people from every walk of life have learned to meditate in Ananda meditation classes over the past forty plus years. Or maybe you already have a meditation practice? Maybe you would like to just energize it? This meditation series is also a great way to…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

October 18, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 21, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »

Purification & Fire Ceremony

October 22, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

October 22, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 24, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »
$60

Learn How to Meditate

October 24, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, happening 4 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

It Is Time to Learn to Meditate You can experience the benefits of meditation in your life—inner peace, health, and spiritual awakening. Ananda is one of the oldest and largest centers for meditation classes and training. Thousands of people from every walk of life have learned to meditate in Ananda meditation classes over the past forty plus years. Or maybe you already have a meditation practice? Maybe you would like to just energize it? This meditation series is also a great way to…

Find out more »

Yoga Class for Clarity and Energy

October 25, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until October 25, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

You Can Experience Clarity in Your Life! By doing yoga asanas, or postures, as a daily practice, you can experience more clarity and increased energy. Ananda Yoga is based on the ancient teachings of yoga as a method for expansion of consciousness and union with the One Source of all that is. Benefits of Ongoing Drop-In Yoga Classes Clears energy in the body, not only physically but emotionally, allowing a fuller experience of ourselves. We incorporate modifications for poses to…

Find out more »
Free

Meditation Clinic: Energization Exercises

October 25, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Meditation Clinics with Ananda Portland Temple, aimed at helping you deepen your meditation practice.

What Are Meditation Clinics? A Meditation Clinic is an opportunity for meditators to review and revitalize the techniques they have learned through Ananda in the past. Each Meditation Clinic will focus on one of the techniques brought by Paramhansa Yogananda, or an aspect of meditation that he emphasized. Two experienced teachers will facilitate each clinic, encouraging open discussion and sharing, as every meditator offers a unique perspective and experience. These Meditation Clinics are for people who already have a practice…

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3-Hour Monthly Meditation

October 27, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00pm on day Fourth of the month, happening 10 times

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Meditation, Meditation on the Path to Self-realization

A Longer Group Meditation to Deepen Your Experience Join us at the Ananda Temple and Teaching Center This special evening drop-in meditation, on the 4th Friday of the month, is open to all. Join in the powerful dynamic of group meditations in a longer 3-hour meditation. Make this monthly commitment to take this special opportunity to go deeper into your practices once a month. Bring your gear, or borrow a chair. Come and add your light to the group. Meditation Schedule 6pm  Opening prayer,…

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$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 29, 8:45 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:45am on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »

Purification & Fire Ceremony

October 29, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

October 29, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »
$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

October 31, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

Find out more »
November 2017

Ananda Kirtan at the Portland Community

November 3, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2017

Ananda Portland Community, 7020 Southwest Vermont Court
Portland, OR 97223 United States
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Ananda Kirtan, devotional chanting to the Divine.

"Chanting Is Half the Battle" Says Paramhansa Yogananda. This is another opportunity to chant and practice devotion to the Divine with Ananda Kirtan. A wonderful way to start your weekend, if you are looking for an uplifting Friday activity. We do devotional chanting with short periods of silent meditation. Chants are most often in English, occasionally in Sanskrit and Italian. The chants are written by Swami Kriyananda or Paramhansa Yogananda and sung with guitar, harmonium and other instrumental accompaniment. There…

Find out more »

Purification & Fire Ceremony

November 5, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map

Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

Find out more »

Sunday Service

November 5, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

November 7, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

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Kriya Meditation

November 11, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Kriya Yoga, the path to Self-realization. Paramhansa Yogananda

Kriyabans Meditating Together Is Powerful This group meditation opportunity for kriyabans, is a time to come together in support and inspiration. This meditation is only open to Ananda initiated Kriyabans. If you have questions about whether you may join the meditation, please call 503-626-3403.  You are welcome for any part of the three hour time—your energy and devotion will add to everyone's experience. "Kriya Yoga, the scientific technique of God-realization, will ultimately spread in all lands, and aid in harmonizing the…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

November 12, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

November 12, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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$197 - $395

Art and Science of Raja Yoga, Fall Course

November 14, 5:45 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:45pm on Tuesday, happening 11 times

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:45am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
+ Google Map
The Art & Science of Yoga, the Ananda foundational course

The foundational course on the path to Self-realization. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga at Ananda Portland is a deeply inspiring course. It consisting of fourteen 4-hour sessions in which we explore and experience the heart of how life works and why. This course begins with the history of yoga and the yogic view of what is happening on the planet right now, through a thorough understanding and experience of meditation, yoga postures, energization exercises, breathing exercises, diet, health and…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

November 19, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

November 19, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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Healing Prayer Circle

November 19, 11:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Healing Prayers

Be a Channel for Healing Healing Prayers done in a group healing prayer circle are led using the healing techniques taught by Paramhansa Yogananda. Those on the Healing Prayer Council pray daily for individuals, situations, and for the world during their daily spiritual practice of meditation and prayer. Once a month we come together after Sunday Service to share and pray with others. Beginning and ending time is approximate following Sunday service and can vary with the size of the group. All are welcome…

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World Brotherhood Day

November 19, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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World Brotherhood Day, Celebrating Spiritual Intentional Communities around the globe

Celebrating Global Friendship Ananda represents a global movement of awakening in Spirit, and the realization that we are all brothers and sisters. The antidote to hostility, war and tension lie in the discovery of our connection to each other and to God. Help Ananda Portland and Ananda Worldwide continue spreading the message and experience of Self-realization through your self-offering. This annual celebration is an evening of music, inspiration, meditation and joy, and provides the opportunity to make our first Christmas…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

November 26, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

November 26, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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December 2017

Ananda Kirtan at the Portland Community

December 1, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2017

Ananda Portland Community, 7020 Southwest Vermont Court
Portland, OR 97223 United States
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Ananda Kirtan, devotional chanting to the Divine.

"Chanting Is Half the Battle" Says Paramhansa Yogananda. This is another opportunity to chant and practice devotion to the Divine with Ananda Kirtan. A wonderful way to start your weekend, if you are looking for an uplifting Friday activity. We do devotional chanting with short periods of silent meditation. Chants are most often in English, occasionally in Sanskrit and Italian. The chants are written by Swami Kriyananda or Paramhansa Yogananda and sung with guitar, harmonium and other instrumental accompaniment. There…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

December 3, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

December 3, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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Kriya Meditation

December 9, 8:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 9, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

One event on an unspecified date at 8:00am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Kriya Yoga, the path to Self-realization. Paramhansa Yogananda

Kriyabans Meditating Together Is Powerful This group meditation opportunity for kriyabans, is a time to come together in support and inspiration. This meditation is only open to Ananda initiated Kriyabans. If you have questions about whether you may join the meditation, please call 503-626-3403.  You are welcome for any part of the three hour time—your energy and devotion will add to everyone's experience. "Kriya Yoga, the scientific technique of God-realization, will ultimately spread in all lands, and aid in harmonizing the…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

December 10, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

December 10, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

December 17, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

December 17, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »

Healing Prayer Circle

December 17, 11:30 am - 12:05 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2017

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

One event on an unspecified date at 11:30am

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Healing Prayers

Be a Channel for Healing Healing Prayers done in a group healing prayer circle are led using the healing techniques taught by Paramhansa Yogananda. Those on the Healing Prayer Council pray daily for individuals, situations, and for the world during their daily spiritual practice of meditation and prayer. Once a month we come together after Sunday Service to share and pray with others. Beginning and ending time is approximate following Sunday service and can vary with the size of the group. All are welcome…

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Annual All-Day Christmas Meditation

December 23, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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All-day Meditation
Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda Portland Christmas Holiday Season events & offerings

An Annual Tradition Started by Paramhansa Yogananda Every Christmas Season, Ananda around the globe holds an all-day meditation on the 23rd of December. Just as Yogananda did years ago. Keeping the tradition alive with Devotees around the world, we have an 8-hour meditation to inspire a deep sense of Christ-Consciousness to hold the light and open our hearts to the beauty and joy of this season. Meditation Details Times for the All-Day Meditation: 8am–4pm, come earlier for Yoga Postures Location:…

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Purification & Fire Ceremony

December 24, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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Sunday Service

December 24, 10:00 am - 11:25 am
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Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Ananda services are nonsectarian and open to all. We invite you to join us in celebrating and sharing the universal truths taught by Paramhansa Yogananda and expressed by his direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda. Included in the Festival of Light service are many elements that uplift our consciousness and awaken our highest aspirations. The Festival of Light is an allegorical story of the soul's journey away from its home in God and back to union and complete freedom in spirit. At the end…

Find out more »

Purification & Fire Ceremony

December 31, 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Sunday, repeating until December 31, 2017

Ananda Portland Temple & Teaching Center, 4855 Southwest Watson Avenue
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Fire Ceremony Fire has historically symbolized purification and transformation. All ceremonies are as meaningful and powerful as our faith and sincerity when we participate in them. In this ancient and revered vedic ceremony we light the fire and chant two sacred mantras together, each one repeated seven times.  more information Purification In this ceremony we offer ourselves to God and ask for help and guidance in areas of challenge.  Ask God to help change those traits and behaviors that are…

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