What is Ananda?

Autobiography of a Yogi

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

Learn more about Ananda and our spiritual lineage.


Guests Shurjo and Narayani

June 14, 15, 16

Tyagi Shurjo and Tyagi Narayani are the Spiritual Directors of Ananda in Mumbai. They are here in the US for a visit and we are glad to have them come to Portland. 

Be sure to spend time with these great devotees during their visit. 

Friday, June 14 @ 7 pm: Kirtan at the community

Saturday, June 15 @ 7 pm: Satsang “My Heart Remembers Swami Kriyananda” at the temple

Sunday, June 16 @ 10 am: Sunday Service



Read inspiration from disciples of Yogananda here: Rise in Freedom

Apartment Openings
in the Portland Community

Live in spiritual community, alongside others who aspire to higher consciousness. A beautiful setting that is family friendly and close to Portland in the Raleigh Hills neighborhood.  Contact Lorna, community manager, 971-219-0767. 


Donate Today ~ Thank You!

Are you inspired by what Ananda offers? Ananda exists because of the support of truth seekers around the world. Please consider donating to enable us to continue to share the light. Enjoy this short inspiring video from Asha Nayaswami on tithing and money magnetism.