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  Buddhist Studies: The Buddha and His Disciples - Ananda
Ananda was born in Kapilavatthu and was the Buddha's cousin, being the son of Amitodana, the brother of the Buddha's father, Suddhodana.
Ananda's selflessness expressed itself in three ways - through his service to the Buddha, through his unstinting kindness to his fellow disciples, both ordained and lay, and also to future generations through the crucial role he had to play in the preservation and transmission of the Dharma.
Rather, Ananda remembered the gist of what the Buddha had said, to whom he said it, particularly important or prominent phrases, similes or parables that were used and also the sequence in which all the ideas were presented.
www.buddhanet.net /e-learning/buddhism/disciples09.htm   (1635 words)

  
 Ananda, worldwide, ananda answers, lawsuit
Ananda is a worldwide group of individuals who share the search for higher consciousness and the ideal of service to others.
Ananda East is becoming what Yogananda called a world brotherhood colony: A place where people gather to share a life based on plain living and high thinking.
Ananda thrives on open communication; your questions, even on what may seem to be sensitive issues, will be well-received and fully answered.
www.anandaeast.org /html/about_ananda.html   (619 words)

  
 Ananda Yoga
Ananda Yoga sessions use the movements of the yoga postures as a means to relax the body and, more importantly, to bring the mind to a state of calmness.
Ananda Yoga is as concerned with mental attitude as with physical postures.
Ananda is located in the tranquil hills of Umbria, Italy on “Strada Statale 444” between Assisi and Gualdo Tadino.
www.ananda.it /en/retreat/yoga2.html   (1169 words)

  
 Ananda Awareness Network
Ananda, Swami Kriyananda, and Crystal Clarity, the publishing house for Ananda, were plaintiffs in a lawsuit filed in 1994 alleging sexual harassment and abuse by Swami Kriyananda and the Ananda church of Self-Realization.
Ananda represents to the public that it follows the teachings of an Indian guru named Paramahansa Yogananda.
Ananda does not believe this is necessary, even after 7 women testified about sexual abuse at the hands of Swami Kriyananda.
www.anandainfo.com /about_us.html   (568 words)

  
 Religious Movements Homepage: Ananda Marga Yoga Society
After the founding of Ananda Marga, Sarkar started to train missionaries to spread his teaching of "self-realization and service to humanity" (which became the motto of Ananda Marga) into India and the rest of the world, and in 1962 initiated the first monk (called Dada, meaning elder brother) of Ananda Marga.
Ananda Marga practices Tantra Yoga, and since it is considered a practical science (intuitional science of the mind).
Ananda Marga and the Self-Realization Fellowship both share the philosophy of Self-Realization(that fufillment can be achieved from within) and both also practice yoga and consider it an important practice in their spiritual lives.
religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu /nrms/anan.html   (3947 words)

  
 ananda college (colombo-sri lanka) principal's message   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
e all at ananda are extremely happy about the construction of a web site containing information relevant to ananda college.
ananda college was popularly known as the buddhist english high school at the commencement.
ananda college is the greatest asset the youth of our country has received over hundred years.
www.anandanet.org /pmsg.html   (226 words)

  
 Myanmar Architecture: Ananda Phaya, Bagan
The Ananda Pahto, or Phaya, was the first of Bagan’s great temples, and remains one of the finest, most beautiful and perhaps most photographed, of all of Bagan’s architectural complexes.
The Ananda both sought to recreate a vision of this cave and reflect the endless wisdom of the Buddha.
The Ananda is a perfectly proportioned Greek cross structure and beautifully symmetrical in form, including its vestibules and gabled portico entryways with stupa finials.
www.orientalarchitecture.com /bagan/ANANDA.htm   (660 words)

  
 Ananda Kanan Ozark Retreat Center
Ananda Kanan means "The Garden of Bliss." Located in the heart of the Southern Missouri Ozarks, Ananda Kanan is a beautiful and well-equipped facility for workshops and group retreats.
Ananda Kanan is situated on 66 acres of rolling hills near Willow Springs, Missouri.
Ananda Kanan is an ecological village, set apart from the fast-paced urban lifestyle, while still offering amenities like wireless internet connection and excellent cellphone reception.
www.anandakanan.com   (267 words)

  
 Religious Movements Homepage: (Ananda Church of Self Realization)
The history of the Ananda Church of Self-Realization, founded by J. Donald Walters in 1968, is heavily rooted in the teachings of Swami Paramahansa Yogananda and the Self-Realization Fellowship, which he established.
With the rising number of people desiring to live in the Ananda community to better follow Kriyananda's teachings more fully, the Swami felt more land was needed so that the members could have adequate room to raise their families.
Ananda has been sued for publishing and distributing Yogananda's original 1946 literary work, Autobiography of a Yogi, among other works he has produced.
religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu /nrms/ananda_ch_selfreal.html   (2918 words)

  
 Communities at Ananda Sacramento
Ananda is based on the teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi.
Ananda, which means "joy" in Sanskrit, was founded in 1968 by Swami Kriyananda, a close, direct disciple of Yogananda.
Ananda, a Sanskrit word, means, “Divine Bliss” and Sangha is a Sanskrit that means “fellowship.” The teaching at Ananda emphasizes direct inner experience of God, and not abstract concepts about Him.
www.anandasacramento.org /aboutananda.html   (708 words)

  
 What Is Ananda?
Ananda was founded by Swami Kriyananda, a direct disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda.
Ananda fulfills the dream of Paramhansa Yogananda: to establish 'world brotherhood colonies.' These are communities where people can practice 'plain living and high thinking,' based on the spiritual principles that Yogananda taught.
Ananda's Living Wisdom Schools are world renowned for the refreshing approach they take toward helping to teach children the 'how-to-live' principles taught by Yogananda, and expressed by Kriyananda in his book Education for Life.
www.ananda.org /ananda/index.html   (442 words)

  
 Ananda of Palo Alto, CA - Meditation, Yoga, Yogananda, Swami Kriyananda
Ananda is one of the largest meditation training centers in the world.
Community Living: Ananda has an intentional community (apartment complex) in Mountain View where like-minded people live and enjoy community meals, a vegetable garden, a meditation temple, a pool, and a landscaped common area.
Ananda Worldwide: Ananda Sangha of Palo Alto is part of an international family of friends, united by shared spiritual aspiration and practice.
www.anandapaloalto.org   (539 words)

  
 A Yoga and Meditation Retreat Center in Italy
Ananda is dedicated to the spiritual evolution of all souls.
Ananda’s work in Europe includes a resident spiritual community of about eighty people; a retreat center that offers programs throughout the year; conferences and seminars in various countries; meditation groups in many countries; an internationally-known choir; a publishing house; yoga programs in Europe and India; and spiritual activities for children, parents and teachers.
Ananda’s founder and spiritual guide is one of the few remaining direct disciples of Paramhansa Yogananda.
www.ananda.it /en/index.html   (363 words)

  
 Ananda Seva
Ananda Seva on uusi kansainvälinen järjestö, joka pyrkii yksilön ja yhteiskunnan syvälliseen muutokseen korostaen yhteiskunnallista vastuuta, moraalisia ja henkisiä arvoja sekä yksilön työskentelyä oman sisäisen itsensä oivaltamiseksi.
Ananda Sevaan voi liittyä, vaikka seuraisikin jotain muuta henkistä tietä, kunhan kannattaa Ananda Sevan päämääriä ja tavoitteita.
Ananda Sevan henkiset harjoitukset tarjoavat systemaattisen menetelmän, jonka kautta voit saada tasapainoa ja harmoniaa elämään.
www.anandaseva.fi   (1099 words)

  
 Ananda Institute Home Page
The Ananda Institute was founded in 1968 and in 1969 was incorporated as a non-profit research, education and training agency.
The primary mission of The Ananda Institute is to provide comprehensive psychological services to children, families, couples and individuals regardless of race, age, economic ability or religious affiliation.
The Ananda Institute values an executive board comprised of members who reside in the local community, accurately reflect area demographics, have a history of community service, and a healthy interest in being involved in a community based, social activist organization.
www.ananda-institute.com   (323 words)

  
 Cos'è Ananda?
Ananda, situata nelle colline vicino Assisi, è un ritiro spirituale che accoglie tutti coloro che cercano un significato elevato e valori profondi per la propria vita.
Ananda, fondata nel 1968 da Swami Kriyananda, discepolo diretto di Paramhansa Yogananda, è una rete internazionale di sette comunità spirituali con centinaia di centri e gruppi di meditazione negli Stati Uniti e in Europa.
Ananda si è specializzata nella vita comunitaria e nell’applicare i principi spirituali ad ogni aspetto della vita: lavoro, famiglia, rapporti, educazione dei bambini, religione, come risolvere i problemi e superare le crisi, guarigione, creatività e molto altro.
www.ananda.it /it/ananda   (339 words)

  
 Visit to Ananda: Believers say Church Misunderstood   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Helin says Christ is part of the Ananda lineage because he once spoke to an 18th century Indian Yogi (yoga master), and urged him to reinvigorate his forgotten lessons in the West.
Having moved to the original Ananda village in Nevada City in the late 1970s, and remaining devoted to Yogananda's teachings thereafter, Rider and wife Karen set out to establish a place of worship for Ananda followers in New England.
Ananda attributes public scrutiny of the organization to attacks from Self-Realization Fellowship, of Los Angeles, a rival faction of Yogananada disciples.
www.rickross.com /reference/ananda/ananda11.html   (1077 words)

  
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Ananda is a health resort situated in the Garhwal region of the Himalayas.
Ananda in Sanskrit means bliss, and true to its name this resort lifts your soul to a different plane where you can rest leaving all your worries behind.
The jewel in the crown of Ananda is its spa where you can choose from a wide range of therapies to create your own personalised package.
www.humonline.com /node/travel/destinationdetail.aspx?id=37   (376 words)

  
 Yogananda Rediscovered - My years with SRF; My Years with Ananda   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
Twenty years after moving to Ananda, I was asked by the community's manager, Vidura Smallen, in January 1996 if I would be willing to move to the branch community in Mountain View, on the San Francisco peninsula, to help with Ananda's legal defense against the SRF lawsuit.
Ananda had a small legal office in the community, which was staffed by Sheila Rush, an Ananda member who was an attorney, and Keshava Taylor, who had been at Ananda almost since the beginning.
Ananda was required to deliver every scrap of printed matter that it had ever produced, so that SRF could sift it for proof that we had passed ourselves off as them, or that we had somehow misrepresented our Guru's teachings.
www.yoganandarediscovered.org /jaitruth/devotee2.html   (3787 words)

  
 Ananda Margan kotisivu
Ananda Margan alkeiskurssit sisältävät opetusta asanoissa eli liikesarjoissa ja antavat helpon tavan ylläpitää yleiskuntoa ja terveyttä.
Ananda Marga on vanhin astanga jooga opettava järjestö Suomessa, rekisteröity 1972.
Ananda Marga ylläpitää myös kahta päiväkotia pääkaupunkiseudulla sekä kerää säännöllisesti katukeräyksillä varoja katastrofiaputyöhön.
www.anandamarga.kaapeli.fi   (160 words)

  
 What is Ananda Yoga?
Ananda Yoga® is designed to integrate and harmonize all levels of your being: physical, mental, and spiritual.
Ananda Yoga comes from the renowned Raja Yoga/Kriya Yoga tradition of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi.
Ananda Yoga arose from his teachings and was developed into a definite system of practice by his close, direct disciple, Swami Kriyananda, the founder of Ananda.
www.anandayoga.org /whatis/about_what_is.htm   (294 words)

  
 Michigan..Meditation..Kriya Yoga..Self-Realization..Ananda Yoga
ANANDA IS A THRIVING WORLDWIDE MOVEMENT dedicated to living and sharing with others the meditation and yoga teachings of Paramhansa Yogananda.
Ananda was founded by Swami Kriyananda (J. Donald Walters), a direct disciple of Yogananda.
Ananda Michigan is an outreach of the greater Ananda Self-Realization Centers Worldwide.
www.anandamichigan.org   (250 words)

  
 :: A warm welcome to official website of Ananda College , Colombo - Sri Lanka. ::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-09)
This school, opened on a modest scale with 37 students in a private house in Pettah, was later relocated in Maradana and was named after Arahant Ananda, the most devoted disciple of the Buddha.
Today Ananda College stands to be one of the greatest Buddhist schools in Asia, with a student population exceeding 6000.
Ananda College Old Boys’ Association is a body consisting of the past students of Ananda College.
www.anandacollege.lk   (234 words)

  
 Ananda of Palo Alto, CA - Membership means...
Ananda members pray for one another, and for those who are in need, either informally through our friendships, or by becoming part of the Ananda Healing Prayer Council.
Ananda members have the opportunity to live at Ananda Community in Mountain View, a 72-unit apartment complex with 100 residents who are devoted to Yogananda’s teachings
Ananda members may, if they choose, enter into a relationship of ongoing spiritual guidance with one or more of the ministers.
www.anandapaloalto.org /joy/MemberMore.html   (428 words)

  
 Ananda of Palo Alto, CA - What is Ananda? Yogananda, Swami Kriyananda, J. Donald Walters
Ananda is one of many paths that lead to Self-realization (enlightenment, self-discovery, etc.) We acknowledge all paths and saints and sages of all religions.
Ananda, a Sanskrit word, means, “Divine Bliss” and Sangha is a Sanskrit that means “fellowship.” The teaching at Ananda emphasizes direct inner experience of God, and not abstract concepts about Him.
Ananda Sangha (joyful fellowship) is based on the practice of meditation, especially Kriya Yoga, an ancient technique that was re-introduced to the West through Yogananda and his line of gurus.
www.anandapaloalto.org /joy/what.html   (2484 words)

  
 Ananda
Once the residence of Maharaja of Tehri-Garhwal, Ananda is undoubtedly one of the best hotels in India and ranked in the Top 10 spa hotels of the world.
Ananda, clinging to a ridge in the Himalayan foothills, is located in the region that gave birth to Ayurveda, the scientific process of identifying the imbalance in the main bio energies (3 Doshas, called Vata, Pitta and Kapha) of the body and correcting that to achieve health and harmony.
Ananda offers 70 deluxe rooms and 5 suites, each with unparalleled views of the river Ganges, the town of Rishikesh or the Palace.
www.courture.co.uk /pages/level2/Ananda.asp   (554 words)

  
 Ananda Community
Here in the Ananda Community, we enjoy a life of our own design, where our neighbors are our friends, and our children are exposed to wholesome role models and high ideals.
The first Ananda community was started near Nevada City, California in 1967 by Swami Kriyananda, a disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi (click to view the free online edition).
Yogananda urged people of all faiths to create small intentional communities where they could be free to practice "simple living and high thinking." We have created this website to share our experiences of this inspiring way of life.
www.anandacommunity.org   (318 words)

  
 Malwane M.A. Ananda
Ananda, M.M.A., Dalpatadu, R. and Singh, A.K. Adaptive Bayes estimators for parameters of the Gompertz survival model, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computation, Vol.
Ananda, M.M.A., Dalpatadu, R. and Singh, A.K. Estimating parameters of the force of mortality in Actuarial studies, Actuarial Research Clearing House, 1993.1, 129-141 (1993).
Ananda, M.M.A. andSingh, A.K. (2000); A note on Bayesian analysis for estimating the common mean of independent normal populations;submitted for publication.
www.nevada.edu /~ananda   (1120 words)

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