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Living Your Best Life Through The Four Stages of Yoga

“Ancient knowledge from the higher civilizations, when applied to everyday life, is reflected throughout this educational andentertaining book.  The Four Stages of Yoga is an inspiring new contribution to the field of yoga, ideal for all ages!”—Walter Cruttenden, Founder of The Conference on Precession and Ancient Knowledge (CPAK), author of The Lost Star of Myth […]

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Does History Repeat Itself?

Imagine you are viewing the universe in an expanded awareness beyond the limits of linear understanding.  Within your view are levels of consciousness that cannot be seen with the human eye. Perhaps it is easier to feel changes in consciousness in abstract form, through the profound intuition of our hearts. Do you ever feel like […]

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Sri Yukteswar Reasoning Behind The Cycles of Time

In much of India, the tradition has been that the world is still in Kali Yuga and we have 300,000 more years of experiencing Kali Yuga before we evolve to Dwapara Yuga.  However, in 1894, Yogananda’s guru, Swami Sri Yukteswar, wrote the groundbreaking book, The Holy Science.  In this book Sri Yukteswar addresses the discrepancy […]

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Quantum Physics, Yogic Healing & Consciousness

Some refer to him as a modern-day Einstein. In Brazil, he’s viewed as a celebrity. He had a starring role in the popular documentary, What the Bleep Do We Know?  He travels constantly, talking with audiences throughout the world.  He’s one of the world’s most fascinating quantum theoretical physicists. His name is Dr. Amit Goswami, […]

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Library Salon Series

The Library Salon Series was designed as a forum for library members and others interested in exploring topics related to Consciousness and Spirituality. The Library Salon Series is another way we have chosen to use the Library as a resource for the local spiritual community and our guests. The Series gives us a chance to explore an […]

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Solving Stress—The Power to Stay Cool and Calm Amidst Chaos

Stress—and its many debilitating consequences on health and well-being—has been for many years one of the most pressing problems in modern culture. But because people generally accept that stress is inevitable, even desirable in some cases, they focus on merely managing stress. Unfortunately, most stress-management methods merely exchange one type of stress for another, and […]

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The Library of Higher Consciousness

The Library of Higher Consciousness Moves to California When the Ananda College of Living Wisdom’s undergraduate program first began at the Ananda Meditation Retreat campus in 2003, we began collecting books on Higher Consciousness, Science, Spirituality, Yoga Philosophy, World Religions, esoteric wisdom traditions and more. Over the years, several noted Science and Consciousness authors have […]