Audio/Video Talks

Here, you can find everything posted online by Asha, Shanti, and other teachers at Ananda Palo Alto. The most recent sermons and classes are posted at the top. We hope you bookmark this page and come back often. May you benefit from these spiritual treasures, freely offered to friends around the world.

                               

 

 



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Sunday Services

Who Are True Christians?
Asha • 8/28/16
video | audio

How Should We Meet Our Tests?
Shanti • 8/21/16
video | audio

Does Satan Exist?
Asha • 8/14/2016
video | audio

Does God Hide the Truth?
Asha • 8/7/2016
video | audio

How Democratic Is Truth?
Shanti • 7/31/2016
video | audio

Do You Need a Guru?
Asha • 7/24/2016
video | audio

Self-Effort, Too, Is Needed
Asha • 7/17/2016
video | audio

Self-Reliance vs. Self-Reliance
Jyotish & Devi • 7/10/16
video | audio

Abiding In God
Shanti • 7/3/2016
video | audio

The Redeeming Light
Asha • 6/26/2016
video | audio

The Eternal Now
Rammurti • 6/19/2016
video | audio

How Devotees Rise
Asha • 6/12/2016
video | audio

Why Do Devotees fall?
Asha • 6/5/2016
video | audio

The Inner Kingdom
Asha • 5/29/2016
video | audio

The Best Way to Worship
Asha • 5/22/2016
video | audio

Activity vs. Inner Communion
Asha • 5/15/2016
video | audio

The Secret of Right Action
Asha • 5/8/2016
video | audio

Perfection Is Self-Transcendence
Shanti • 5/1/2016
video | audio

How High Should We Aspire?
Asha • 4/24/2016
video | audio

To Each According to His Faith
Asha • 4/17/2016
video | audio

Deeds vs. Intentions
Asha • 4/10/2016
video | audio

We Are Children of the Light
Pranaba • 4/3/2016
video | audio

Easter Sunday: music, readings, and movement
cast of many • 3/27/2016
video | audio

Easter Sunday: Resurrection for Every Soul
Asha • 3/27/2016
video | audio

Palm Sunday clips 3/20/16
music; reading by David
video | audio

Palm Sunday: Who Is This Son of Man?
Asha • 3/20/2016
video | audio

Reason vs. Intuition
Shanti • 3/13/2016
video | audio

Dogmatism vs. Common Sense
Shanti • 3/6/2016
video | audio

By Thinking Can We Arrive at Understanding - Scotts Valley
Shanti • 2/28/2016
video | audio

By Thinking Can We Arrive at Understanding?
Asha • 2/28/2016
video | audio

Can Man See God?
Shanti • 2/21/2016
video | audio

The Law Is Perfected in Love
Asha • 2/14/2016
video | audio

The Importance of Soul-Receptivity
Asha • 2/7/2016
video | audio

The Mystery of Avatara, or Divine Incarnation
Asha • 1/31/2016
video | audio

The Infinite Christ
Asha • 1/24/2016
video | audio

Is God present Even There, Where There Is Ignorance?
Helen • 1/17/2016
video | audio

Did God Create the Universe — or Become It?
Asha • 1/10/2016
video | audio

At the Heart of Silence—the Eternal Word
Shanti • 1/3/2016
video | audio

The Divine Ascension
Asha • 12/27/2015
video | audio

What Was the Star of Bethlehem?
Asha • 12/20/2015
video | audio

Living in the Presence of God
Asha • 12/13/2015
video | audio (noise clears after 65 seconds)

What Is It, to Fail Spiritually?
Shanti • 12/6/2015
video | audio

The Law of Karma— Bondage or Soul Release?
Asha • 11/29/2015
video | audio

Reincarnation—the Spiral Staircase
Asha • 11/22/2015
videoaudio

The Promise of the Scriptures
Shanti • 11/15/2015
videoaudio

Faith Is a Call to Prayer; Prayer Is a Call to Faith
Asha • 11/8/2015
video | audio

Why Tell God Anything,When He Knows Everything?
Why Offer God Anything, When He Has Everything?

Asha • 11/1/2015
video | audio

What Is the Best Way to Pray?
Asha • 10/25/15
video | audio

First Things First
Rammurti • 10/18/15
video | audio

Victory Demands the Courage of Conviction
Shanti • 10/11/15
videoaudio

In Surrender Lies Victory!
Helen • 10/4/15
video |  audio

Many Are the Pathways to Truth
Shanti • 9/27/15
video |  audio

Intuition Is Simple: The Intellect Is Complex
Asha • 9/20/15
video |  audio

Truth Invites; It Never Commands
Rammurti • 9/13/15
video | audio

Ego—Friend or Foe?
Shanti • 9/6/15
video | audio

Who Are True Christians?
Asha • 8/30/15
video | audio

How Should We Meet Our Tests?
Asha • 8/23/15
video | audio

Does Satan Exist?
Shanti • 8/16/15
video | audio

Does God Hide the Truth?
Asha • 8/9/15
video | audio

How Democratic Is Truth?
Asha • 8/2/15
video | audio

Do You Need a Guru?
Asha • 7/26/15
video | audio

Self-Effort, Too, Is Needed
Shanti • 7/19/15
video | audio

Self-Reliance vs. Self-Reliance
Asha • 7/12/15
video | audio

Abiding in God
Asha • 7/5/15
video | audio

The Redeeming Light
Gary • 6/28/15
video | audio

The Eternal Now
Rammurti • 6/21/15
video | audio

How Devotees Rise
Shanti • 6/14/15
video | audio

Why Do Devotees Fall?
Jyotish & Devi • 6/7/15
video | audio

The Inner Kingdom
Asha • 5/31/15
video | audio

The Best Way to Worship
Shanti • 5/24/15
video | audio

Activity vs. Inner Communion
Gary • 5/17/15
video | audio

The Secret of Right Action
Shantii • 5/10/15
video | audio

Perfection Is Self–Transcendence
Parvati • 5/3/15   (guest minister)
video | audio

How High Should We Aspire?
Helen • 4/26/15  
video | audio

To Each According to His Faith
Asha • 4/19/15  
video | audio

Deeds vs. Intentions
Shanti • 4/12/15  
video | audio

Easter Sunday - Resurrection for Every Soul
Asha • 4/5/15  
video | audio

Palm Sunday - Who Is This Son of Man?
Asha • 3/29/15  
video | audio

We Are Children of the Light
Asha • 3/22/15
video | audio

Reason vs. Intuition
Asha • 3/15/15
video | audio

Dogmatism vs. Common Sense
Shanti • 3/8/15
video | audio

 

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Classes & satsangs

Death, Dying, Karma, & Reincarnation
Shanti •July 2016
video | audio  Class 1
video | audio  Class 2
video | audio  Class 3

 

Saturday Rereat with Jyotish and Devi

7/9/2016
Energizaiton & Chanting:
video | audio
Talk:

video | audio

Questions & Answers:

video | audio

 

Satsang with Jyotish and Devi

7/8/2016
video | auido
audio - talk only

 

Five Cello pieces with David Eby
6/26/2016
video | audio

 

Cello duet with David and Jasmin
6/26/2016
video | audio

 

"The Land of Golden Sunshine" a play based on a story by Swami Kriyananda
5/27 & 28/2016
video  01:25

 

Satsang with Kirtani at Chela Bhavan

5/17/2016
video | audio

 

Understanding the

Chakras, in Sickness and in Health
Asha at East West

5/11/16 • audio

 

Anniversary of Swami Kriyananda's Passing
4/21/16
Asha: video | audio

Program:  video | audio

 

The Power of the Chakras: Chakras in Everyday Life
Shanti & Bhajana • 4/2016
Class 1 - audio Shanti
Class 1 - video Shanti
Class 1 - audio Bhajana
Class 1 - video Bhajana

Class 2 - audio Shanti
Class 2 - video Shanti
Class 2 - audio Bhajana
Class 2 - video Bhajana

Class 3 - audio Shanti
Class 3 - video Shanti
Class 3 - audio Bhajana
Class 3 - video Bhajana

Class 4 - audio Shanti
Class 4 - video Shanti
Class 4 - audio Bhajana
Class 4 - video Bhajana

 

Yoga Sutras of Patanjali
(Yoga Teacher Training)
Asha • 4/9/2016
Part 1 - audio

Part 2 - audio

Part 3 - audio  5/7/16

 

Easter Sunday Banquet Entertainment
Steven/Tandava • 3/27/16
video

 

Easter Sunday Banquet Talk
Asha • 3/27/2016
video | audio

 

Easter Oratorio Retreat
Asha • 3/26/2016
audio

 

Good Friday talk
Asha • 3/25/2016
video | audio

 

Good Friday Service
all • 3/25/2016
video | audio

 

Astral Ascension for Nayaswami Tushti

Asha • 3/22/16
video | audio

 

Creativity and the
Spiritual Path

Asha • 3/19/2016
video | audio

 

Conversations with Yogananda
Asha • July 2015 - August 2016
Class 1: audio | video

Class 2: audio | video

Class 3: audio | video

Class 4: audio | video
Class 5: audio | video

Class 6: audio | video

Class 7: audio | video

Class 8: audio | video

Class 9: audio | video

Class 10: audio | video

Class 11: audio | video

Clsss 12: audio | video

Clsss 13: audio | video
Clsss 14: audio | video
Clsss 15: audio | video

Clsss 16: audio | video

Clsss 17: audio | video

Clsss 18: audio | video

Clsss 19: audio | video

Clsss 20: audio | video

Clsss 21: audio | video

Clsss 22: audio | video

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Clsss 24: audio | video

Clsss 25: audio | video

Clsss 26: audio | video

Clsss 27: audio | video

Clsss 28: audio | none

Clsss 29: audio | video

Clsss 30: audio | video

Clsss 31: audio | video

Clsss 32: audio | video

Clsss 33: audio | video

Clsss 34: audio | video

Clsss 35: audio | video

Clsss 36: audio | video

Clsss 37: audio | video

Consciously Coping with Stress
Shanti • 3/12/2016
audio 2:37

"Resonate with Inspiration" Workshop
David Eby • 2/27/16
video | audio

"Spirit of Joy" Concert
David Eby • 2/27/16
video | audio

Celebrating Yogananda's Mahasamadhi
Shanti • 3/7/16
video | audio

The Guru/Discipleship Relationship
Shanti • 3/2/16
audio 1:02

You Are What You Think: Affirmation and Transformation
Shanti • 2/24/16 at EW
audio 1:28

Talk at Members' Tea
Asha • 2/20/16
video | audio

Satsang with Dambara & Manisha
Chela Bhavan • 2/6/16
audio 1:14

Valentine's Day Concert
Joy Singers • 2/14/16
video | audio .mp3 set
a few .mp3's to sample:
Brothers
In the Garden
Life is a Dream

How to Work with Your Emotions
Asha •1/16/16
video | audio

Relationships and the Chakras
Asha • 12/5/15
video | audio

Superconscious Attitudes for Success
Steven • 11/21/15
video  |  audio  2:25

The Chakras: Roadmap to Self-Realization
Asha at EW • 1/13/16
audio   01:17

Yogananda's Birthday Celebration
Asha • 1/5/16
video | audio

New Year's Eve Clips
(from the Ceremony
)
12/31/2015
video | audio

New Year's Eve talk
Asha • 12/31/2015
video |audio  0:22

Christmas Eve Pageant
All • 12/24/2015
video | audio
 1:38

Christmas Eve Service
Asha • 12/24/2015
video | audio

Christmas Concert
12/6/2015
audio | video

Thanksgiving Day Service
Shanti • 11/26/15
audio | video
Tandava sings: "Dublin Town" at banquet
audio | video

Thanksgiving Day Talk
Asha • 11/26/15
audio | video

Death & Grief as a Spiritual Journey
Asha • 11/07/15
audio | video  1:57

Finding Your Path
Asha • 11/11/15 East West
audio 1:07

The Saints: Those Who Walked
With God

Shanti • Nov. 2015
Class 1: audio | video 1:17 (Shanti)
Class 2: audio | video 1:17 (David G.)
Class 3: not recorded

 

How to Receive Spiritual Power from Your Teacher
Asha • 10/24/15
audio | video

 

Holy Land Trip satsang
Asha • 10/27/15
audio | video


Affirmation: Key to Transformation
Shanti • 10/17/15
audio | video  2:12

 

Saturday Family Service
Shanti • 10/3/15

video  1:02

 

Death & Dying as a Spiritual Journey
(Scotts Valey)

Shanti • 10/10/15
audio  2:17

 

Harmonium for Beginners

Tandava • October 2015
All class handouts (.pdf file)
More harmonium videos
Class 1 - video

Class 2 - video

Class 3 - video

 

Discipleship Anninversary
Rammurti • 9/12/2015
audio  |  video   0:48

 

AKASH: Ancient Keys for Attaining Success and Happiness

Shanti • Sept/Oct 2015
Class 1: audio | video
Class 2: audio | video

Class 3: audio | video

Class 4: audio | video

Class 5: audio | video

Class 6: audio | video

 

Death & Grief as a Spiritual Journey (East West talk)

Asha • 9/9/15
audio 1:25

 

Raising Kundalini (East West talk)

Asha • 7/29/15
audio 1:06

 

Attunement: The Foundation of the Path
Shanti • 8/22/15
audio | video  2:12

The Art & Spirit of Pilgrimage
Shanti • 7/25/15
audio | video  2:14

Satsang with Jyotish & Devi – Yogananda's Mission and Ananda's Role
June 6, 2015
audio  |  Video  01:04

 

Satsang with Somnath & Sarita Ghosh - Yogananda's family
June 3, 2015 (note: audio/video not in sync until 00:21:13)
audio | video   1:03

 

Living Fearlessly
May 22, 2015 at Ananda Torrance, CA
audio  01:25

 

Satsang about New Zealand trip
May 13, 2015 at Chela Bhavan with Asha, Dambara, Atmajyoti, and Tandava
audio  |  video

 

 

Swami Kriyananda's Birthday Celebration
Asha • 5/19/15 (includes Swami reciting & Saiganesh singing "God, God, God"
audio  |  video

 

The Power of the Chakras in Everyday Life
Shanti • May 2015
Class 1 - audio  0:59
Class 2 - audio  0:58
Class 3 - audio  2:13 (Shanti & Connie)
Class 4 - audio  1:07

Anniversary of Swami Kriyananda's Passing
Asha • 4/21/15
audio  |  video

Death & Dying as a Spiritual Journey
Shanti • 4/11/15
audio  2:28

How to Pray
Shanti/Lahari • April 2015
Class 1 - audio 1:11
Class 2 - audio 1:03
Class 3 - audio  0:50
Class 4 - audio  0:59

Demystifying Patanjali:
The Yoga Sutras

March 2013 – March 2015

Class 64 • audio | video
Class 65 • audio | video
Class 66 • audio | video
Class 67 • audio | video
complete series

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Asha
Nayaswami Asha is one of Ananda’s most experienced and gifted teachers. Her talks offer answers to long-standing and deeply felt questions on the spiritual life, and are a lifeline for many people around the world. Brilliant, wise, and heart-felt, she makes the ancient teachings of yoga accessible with unusual clarity to the modern mind. She is Ananda's 'global ambassador' at Swami Kriyananda request, and is author of Ask Asha, Swami Kriyananda: As We Have Known Him and Loved and Protected: Stories of Miracles and Answered Prayers.

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Shanti
Loving, enthusiastic, energy personified — Shanti is an Ananda minister and life-long devotee, as well as being a Stanford trained M.D. Her sermons and classes are rich with experiences and stories from her life as a physician, woven together with years of experience on the path and her inherently devotional nature.

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