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The Expanding Light

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14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA United States
https://www.expandinglight.org/

The Expanding Light Retreat, a non-profit organization, offers many public retreat programs – spiritual growth retreats, spiritual travels, yoga trainings – based on the universal teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, the world-renowned author of Autobiography of a Yogi. Our retreat center is situated within the 700 beautiful acres of Ananda Village, just outside Nevada City, California.

Guests have visited the Expanding Light for almost 50 years, from all parts of the world, with many different spiritual perspectives, to learn more about the path of Kriya Yoga meditation, Ananda Yoga for physical and spiritual healing, and the contemporary application of Yogananda’s teachings to help people realize their true potential.

Founded by Swami Kriyananda in 1969, Ananda Village, home of The Expanding Light, is a spiritual cooperative community, an expression of one of Paramhansa Yogananda’s ideals that people live together harmoniously, united in the goal of Self-realization. Ananda Worldwide has communities on the West Coast, and in Europe and Asia.

Ananda Village, home of The Expanding Light, is an intentional community, with about 200 resident adults and children, situated on 700 acres of meadows and forests amidst the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains in northern California, just outside of Nevada City. It is one of the most respected spiritual communities in the world, founded in 1969 by Swami Kriyananda, a direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda.

Ananda’s primary goal is to help people achieve Self-realization: a state of consciousness that comes through shedding all outward self-definitions. Ananda has, therefore, created communities and centers that welcome all sincere seekers, regardless of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, or disability. We are committed to providing an inclusive, welcoming environment for everyone to pursue the search for God.

Explore all the upcoming events and retreats at this venue below:

September 2019

Expanding Light: Learn to Meditate Retreat

September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 8 @ 5:00 pm PDT
The Expanding Light14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA United States
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Expanding Light: Learn to Meditate Retreat

During this weekend retreat, you have the best setting for learning how to meditate. At The Expanding Light's Northern California Retreat you’ll feel the uplifting peace of more than 40 years of people's devoted meditation practice. The welcoming and relaxed…

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November 2019

Expanding Light: Learn to Meditate Retreat

November 8 @ 8:00 am - November 10 @ 5:00 pm PST
The Expanding Light14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA United States
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Expanding Light: Learn to Meditate Retreat

During this weekend retreat, you have the best setting for learning how to meditate. At The Expanding Light's Northern California Retreat you’ll feel the uplifting peace of more than 40 years of people's devoted meditation practice. The welcoming and relaxed…

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December 2019

Restorative Yoga Retreat at Expanding Light

December 6 @ 8:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm PST
The Expanding Light14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA United States
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Restorative Yoga Retreat at Expanding Light < Head + Heart

If you’re seeking the rich and transformative benefits of restorative yoga, The Expanding Light is a perfect setting. The natural beauty of the Sierra Nevada foothills, enhanced by the harmonious and restful design of The Expanding Light, the delicious and…

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