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Poetry Workshop: The Journey Inward  

Dates: Fridays once a week for 6 weeks from March 1st to April 5th, 2024 Time: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time For: Writers and poetry enthusiasts of all levels Instructor: Dr. Nefretete Rasheed The Journey Inward is a six-week exploration of poetry as a tool to explore and access the inner worlds of creativity, […]

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Change Your Life For More Success & Happiness

Dates: Wednesdays once a week for 4 weeks from Feb 14th to Mar. 6th, 2024 Time: 4:00 to 6:00 pm Pacific Standard Time Instructors: David and Karin LaBriere “An affirmation is a statement of truth which one aspires to absorb into his life.” –Swami Kriyananda This online course is an ideal way to bring positive change […]

Prelude to Greece & Crete

This course is offered as preparation for the 2023 tour to Greece and Crete. The classes happen on Zoom and recordings of the classes will appear on the pages below.

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Prelude to Egypt, an online synchronous course

Dates: Wednesdays once a week for 7 weeks from Aug. 30th to Oct, 11, 2023 Time: 4:30 to 6:00 pm Pacific Instructors: Byasa (David) Steinmetz, Nayaswami Nischala, Dr. Jenny Kellogg, Dr. Amber Balk, Kraig (Satyaki) Brockschmidt The classes are all held on Zoom. Unless you are notified otherwise, all meetings will be available on this […]

The Spiritual Anatomy of Healing – Winter 2023

(This course will occur again in the fall of 2023. Please contact admissions@anandacollege.org for questions) Day/time of the week: Friday, 4.00-5.30 pm PST (Pacific Standard Time)Cost: $400 (Space is limited, sign up now) Instructor: Kathleen Benson & guest speakers This online course will focus on the spiritual anatomy of healing, as Jesus Christ taught, The Kingdom of Heaven is […]

Calm Abiding Saturdays – Winter 2023

(This course will occur again in the fall of 2023. Please contact admissions@anandacollege.org for questions) Finding Peace and Tranquility in Troubling TimesA Course for Forest Dwellers in the Second Half of Life(Age fifty- five and beyond) (Note—the last two classes will both be 120 minutes long.)Time: 8:00 – 9:30 A.M. PST (Pacific Standard Time)Cost: $600 Instructor: Kathleen […]

Yugas Discussion

The Yugas discussion group meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 11:00 am pacific time on zoom at this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89969265484?pwd=Vm9Fc3JXcEY2Yk80aldQWjRWUTN4dz09 Meeting ID: 899 6926 5484Passcode: 082440 Recording of discussion of May 14, 2024 The session of May 14 was difficult because Byasa’s internet came and went at irregular intervals. He introduced a […]

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A Deeper Look at the Yuga Cycles of Time – Fall 2022

Dates: Wednesdays September 28 through December 14, 2022 Number of weeks 12Time:  4:00-5:30 PSTCost:  $250 Instructor: David (Byasa) Steinmetz, Ananda College instructor and co-author of “The Yugas—Keys to Understanding our Hidden Past, Emerging Energy Age, and Enlightened Future” Learn the deeper knowledge of the Vedic Yuga Cycles of Time.  A rare opportunity to spend time […]

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A Deeper Look at the Yuga Cycles of Time – Winter 2022

Dates: Mondays, January 10 – March 28 2022Number of weeks 12Time:  4:00-5:30 PSTCost:  $550 Instructor: David (Byasa) Steinmetz, Ananda College instructor and co-author of “The Yugas—Keys to Understanding our Hidden Past, Emerging Energy Age, and Enlightened Future” Learn the deeper knowledge of the Vedic Yuga Cycles of Time.  A rare opportunity to spend time with […]

Creative Writing for Higher Consciousness – Winter 2022

Dates: Tuesdays, January 25 to March 29, 2022Number of weeks: 10 weeksTimes: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., PDTCost: $400 Instructor: Rebecca Davis PhD This 10-week online course covers the basics of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoir, and essay, as well as exploring ways to open to creativity, intuition, and inspiration. The program will help you develop a creative writing portfolio across […]

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Communication for Higher Consciousness – Winter 2023

(This course will occur again in the fall of 2023. Please contact admissions@anandacollege.org for questions) Number of weeks: 11 weeksDay/time of the week:  Tuesdays, 4.00-5.30 pm (PST)Cost: $550 Instructor: Nalini Chaska, Rebecca Davis PhD Do you hold back from fully expressing yourself in order to keep the peace? Or push people away with your harsh words?Do you feel […]

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A Deeper Look at the Yuga Cycles of Time – Winter 2023

(This course will occur again in the fall of 2023. Please contact admissions@anandacollege.org for questions) Number of weeks 12Time:  4:00-5:30 PSTCost:  $550 Instructor: David (Byasa) Steinmetz, Ananda College instructor and co-author of “The Yugas—Keys to Understanding our Hidden Past, Emerging Energy Age, and Enlightened Future” Learn the deeper knowledge of the Vedic Yuga Cycles of Time.  A […]

Ananda Course in Meditation, the Path to Kriya Yoga (Part 2) – Winter 2023

(This course will occur again in the fall of 2023. Please contact admissions@anandacollege.org for questions) Number of weeks: 10Day/time of the week: On Your OwnCost: $200 Instructor: Sagar, Dhyan and many Ananda meditation teachers This is part 2 of the course that began in September. Starting in January, 2023 to April, 2023. This is an Asynchronous Course, […]

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Ananda Course in Meditation, the Path to Kriya Yoga (Part 1) – Fall 2022

Dates: September 15 – November 24, 2022Number of weeks: 10Cost: $200   Instructor: Sagar, Dhyan and many Ananda meditation teachers This course begins September 15th, right after the Ananda College in-person intensive is over. This is an Asynchronous Course, meaning you can take this course on your own time. You’ll watch training videos, talks, participate in […]

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The Spiritual Anatomy of Healing – Fall 2022

This class will happen again in January 2023. Contact us now to be on our waiting list: admissions@anandacollege.org. Dates: Fridays, September 30, to December 16, 2022Number of weeks: 12Day/time of the week: Friday, 4.00-5.30 pmCost: $400 Instructor: Kathleen Benson & guest speakers This 12-week online course will focus on the spiritual anatomy of healing, as Jesus […]

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Finding Your Dharma – Fall 2022

This class will happen again in 2023. Contact us now to be on our waiting list: admissions@anandacollege.org. Dates: Every Tuesday, September 27, 2022-December 13, 2022Number of weeks: 12Day/time of the week 4.00-5.30 pm PSTCost: $400 Instructors:  Jenny Kellogg, PhD, and Rebecca Davis, PhD This fascinating course offers participants a chance to find their true calling for […]

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Comparative Mythology of Greece, Egypt & India – Winter 2022

Dates: Every Wednesday, from January 12 to March 30, 2022Times: From 4:00-5:30 pm, PDTCost: $550 Instructor Jenny Kellogg, PhD This course will give you a deeper perspective on the consciousness of these three powerful and influential civilizations.  Around 500 BC Greece was considered the center of the world. Greek culture was the basis for many […]

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A Deeper Study of the Yuga Cycles of Time – Fall 2021

Learn the deeper knowledge of the Vedic Yuga Cycles of Time. A rare opportunity to spend time with this beloved teacher, author, and world history pioneer. Byasa has spent over 50 years researching these Vedic Cycles. This course is for those who have already taken his “Introduction to the Yuga Cycles of Time” and want […]

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Creative Writing for Higher Consciousness – Fall 2021

This 10-week online course covers the basics of fiction, non-fiction, poetry, memoir, and essay, as well as exploring ways to open to creativity, intuition, and inspiration. The program will help you develop a creative writing portfolio across several genres while deepening your intention to work from higher consciousness.

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Introduction to the Yuga Cycles of Time – Asynchronous

Byasa takes us on an amazing, mind-expanding investigation of the hidden cycles underlying the rise and fall of the world’s great civilizations. Despite world crisis and global shifts happening now, Steinmetz explains how the 24,000 year period known as the Vedic “Yuga Cycles of Time” hold the keys to our past, present, and future conditions. […]