Nayaswami Mari

Nayaswami Mari is co-founder, along with her husband, of Ananda House—an adult care home based on the 12 Precepts of Evening Hospice, by Swami Kriyananda. She has been a practicing yogi for 40 years, and has lived at Ananda Village in California, and Ananda Community in Portland, Oregon.  She is a minister at Ananda Church of Self Realization in Portland Oregon.

Mari’s past service includes co-Manager of the Ananda Portland Community; co-manager of Ananda Meditation Retreat; and co-Director of Ananda Church, Portland, along with her husband, Nayaswami Hanuman. Mari served as music director at Ananda Church, Portland for 18 years.


Posted by Margery Lambert

Margery Lambert has served the Temple at Ananda Portland as support staff for four years, and has been a member of the sangha for six years.