Meditation

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Introduction to Raja Yoga – Part 1 of Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

February 2 - 4, 2018

The Art and Science of Raja Yoga All wealth is contained within the moments of our lives. How we spend those moments gives us our fulfillment or disappointment. Understanding how to find fulfillment is key to making the moments count. The Art and Science of Raja Yoga is our flagship course, in which we explore and experience […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – February 2018

With David Seybert and Miriam Rodgers

February 16 - 18, 2018
Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon
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Patanjali’s Astanga Yoga and Aphorisms – Part 2 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

March 2 - 4, 2018

The Eightfold Path and Yamas/Niyamas:  Guidelines for Growing Happiness and Joy  

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Awaken to Your True Potential: A Yogananda Retreat – Mar 2018

With Makara (Stephen J. Hopson)

March 9 - 11, 2018
Ananda Laurelwood

SPECIAL OFFERING FOR December 2017 PARTICIPANTS:  Receive a FREE REIKI HEALING SESSION with Stephen!!  (NOTE:  Applies to full weekend registrants ONLY - i.e. those who stay overnight from Fri to Sun) Led by Makara (Stephen J. Hopson), a spiritual way-shower, bestselling author and Dolphin Ambassador, this powerful weekend retreat will offer spiritual seekers powerful tools to expand and deepen awareness of their […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – March 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

March 16 - 18, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Guided Silent Retreat

With Miriam Rodgers and David Seybert

March 22 - 25, 2018

The Guided Silent Retreat is suitable for both beginning and experienced meditators. It is based on the universal, non-sectarian teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi.”

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – April 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

April 13 - 15, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Affirmations Retreat: Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life and the World – Part 4 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

May 6 - 8, 2018

Changing the "long-playing tape" of the mind.  Learning to live in harmony.

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – May 2018

With David Seybert and Miriam Rodgers

May 11 - 13, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Awaken to Your True Potential: A Yogananda Retreat – May 2018

With Makara (Stephen J. Hopson)

May 18 - 20, 2018
Ananda Laurelwood

SPECIAL OFFERING FOR December 2017 PARTICIPANTS:  Receive a FREE REIKI HEALING SESSION with Stephen!!  (NOTE:  Applies to full weekend registrants ONLY - i.e. those who stay overnight from Fri to Sun) Led by Makara (Stephen J. Hopson), a spiritual way-shower, bestselling author and Dolphin Ambassador, this powerful weekend retreat will offer spiritual seekers powerful tools to expand and deepen awareness of their […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – June 2018

With David Seybert and Miriam Rodgers

June 8 - 10, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Energy and Magnetism – Part 5 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

July 6 - 8, 2018

Change your magnetism/change your life, money magnetism, success.

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – July 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

July 13 - 15, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Exploring Self-Realization and the Path of Kriya Yoga – Part 6 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

July 22 - 24, 2018

Includes Hong Sau, exploration of the different practices of the Kriya path,  balancing different practices.

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Awaken to Your True Potential: A Yogananda Retreat – Aug 2018

With Makara (Stephen J. Hopson)

August 3 - 5, 2018
Ananda Laurelwood

SPECIAL OFFERING FOR December 2017 PARTICIPANTS:  Receive a FREE REIKI HEALING SESSION with Stephen!!  (NOTE:  Applies to full weekend registrants ONLY - i.e. those who stay overnight from Fri to Sun) Led by Makara (Stephen J. Hopson), a spiritual way-shower, bestselling author and Dolphin Ambassador, this powerful weekend retreat will offer spiritual seekers powerful tools to expand and deepen awareness of their […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Aug 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

August 10 - 12, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Working with our Chakras and Spiritual Anatomy – Part 7 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

August 19 - 21, 2018

Working with our own nature.

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Intuition: Direct Knowledge and Understanding – Part 8 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

September 7 - 9, 2018

Intuition is a natural, and universally available, way of knowing things directly. However, just as with any talent, it must be developed and cultivated if we wish to draw on it with any effectiveness. This retreat explores an understanding of true intuition, the soul's knowing, and how to open the doors to our own intuitive […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Sept 2018

With David Seybert and Miriam Rodgers

September 7 - 9, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Awaken to Your True Potential: A Yogananda Retreat – Sept 2018

With Makara (Stephen J. Hopson)

September 14 - 16, 2018
Ananda Laurelwood

SPECIAL OFFERING FOR December 2017 PARTICIPANTS:  Receive a FREE REIKI HEALING SESSION with Stephen!!  (NOTE:  Applies to full weekend registrants ONLY - i.e. those who stay overnight from Fri to Sun) Led by Makara (Stephen J. Hopson), a spiritual way-shower, bestselling author and Dolphin Ambassador, this powerful weekend retreat will offer spiritual seekers powerful tools to expand and deepen awareness of their […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Oct 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

October 5 - 7, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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Healing: A Practical Guide to Self-Healing – Part 9 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

October 12 - 14, 2018

A practical guide to self-healing and being a channel for blessings to others.

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Yoga as a Lifestyle – Part 10 of the Raja Yoga Series

With Nayaswamis Daiva and Gangamata

October 21 - 23, 2018

Blending spiritual aspiration, practices, activism, family life into a satisfying whole.

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Nov 2018

With David Seybert and Miriam Rodgers

November 2 - 4, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

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First Timers Weekend Meditation Retreat – Nov/Dec 2018

With Jacob MacLeod

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Yoga, Meditation and Community Experience a relaxing retreat with guided meditation and yoga, explore spiritual principles and feel the joy of community while surrounded in the beauty and peace of our rural retreat center west of Portland, Oregon. First Timers’ Weekend is the perfect time to experience a little of everything Ananda offers for a […]

Silent Retreat

Guided Silent Retreat

With Miriam Rodgers and David Seybert

December 6 - 9, 2018

The Guided Silent Retreat is suitable for both beginning and experienced meditators. It is based on the universal, non-sectarian teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi.”