Spiritual Yoga and Meditation Retreats in Italy

 

Situated in the splendid Umbrian hills close to Assisi, the city of Saint Francis, the Ananda Centre offers a wide range of seminars, residential retreats and online courses based on the principles of the ancient science of Kriya Yoga and Self-realisation, brought to the attention of the western world by Paramhansa Yogananda, author of ​Autobiography of a Yogi.

 

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Self-healing and wellbeing, Life Therapy Teacher Training
This course is in offered in Italian only. For information or to book, see our Italian site.

WEEKEND
From 09/12/2022 To 11/12/2022
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Yoga

This course is offered only in Italian.

2 DAYS
From 14/12/2022 To 16/12/2022
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Yoga, Ananda Yoga Teacher Training
2 DAYS
From 14/12/2022 To 16/12/2022
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Self-healing and wellbeing
This course is part of the Life Therapy Academy. It is offered in Italian only.
WEEKEND
From 14/12/2022 To 19/12/2022
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Upcoming events

Every Sunday at the Temple of Light we offer the 'Festival of Light'. For those who are unable to attend in person, it is also possible to attend via live-streaming on our Youtube Channel: Ananda Europa.
From 03/02/2019 To 31/12/2030
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In 1932 Yogananda began a Christmas tradition that survives to this day: to dedicate an entire day to communing inwardly with Christ Consciousness.
From 18/12/2022 To 18/12/2022
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Christmas Eve is one of the most beautiful and special moments during the Christmas period. With uplifting Christmas music, inspiring images, and an enactment of the nativity, we will celebrate together the birth of Christ. You are all invited to wear white clothes for this magical evening.
From 24/12/2022 To 25/12/2022
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Join us in the joyful and inspiring music of Christmas. The Ananda choir's Christmas concert is one of the great moments of the Christmas season, a feast of sounds!
From 25/12/2022 To 25/12/2022
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Our courses

'The secret of meditation is relinquishing outward attachments and affirming divine freedom within.' 
- Swami Kriyananda

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Themes

Discover all of the courses we are offering in the months of July and August 2020. This year the sum...
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Experience an Ananda course online! In this section you will find a comprehensive list of the online...
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Have you ever dreamed of realising a better world for us all to live in? Take a look at our library ...
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Welcome to Ananda! Ideal for a first-time visit or for gaining an awareness of a new theme, our Intr...
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Throughout the year we observe a number of different holidays and celebrations, both from Eastern an...
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A point of reference for spiritual seekers around the world, Paramhansa Yogananda is a modern saint ...
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'The purpose of Kriya Yoga is to scientifically empower the soul, that it fly from the bodily ca...
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The environment is simple, welcoming and inspiring. Our hope is that you feel at home, and that your stay is comfortable and relaxing.
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Your experience at Ananda will include lessons and practices based on the teachings of Self-realisation, and many joyful and inspiring moments.
You may make your reservation directly on this website or by phone or email.
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Contact us to know more about our courses and accommodation. We are happy to help you find your fit!
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