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March 7 and 9: Mahasamadhi Divas of Gurudeva and Swami Sri Yukteswarji

On March 7, 1952, Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda entered mahasamadhi, a God‑illumined master’s conscious exit from the body at the time of physical death. He had just finished...
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May 10: Avirbhav Divas of Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri

It was to Swami Sri Yukteswar that Paramahansa Yogananda came as a youth. The great guru told his young disciple that, during their meeting in 1894, Mahavatar Babaji had informed him: "You,...
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June: International Day of Yoga programmes

In view of Paramahansa Yogananda’s pivotal role in the spread of yoga worldwide, Yogoda Satsanga Society of India also organises various programmes to commemorate...
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July 25: Mahavatar Babaji Smriti Divas

In bestowing Kriya initiation on his disciple Lahiri Mahasaya, Babaji said, "The Kriya Yoga that I am giving to the world through you in this nineteenth century is a revival of the same science...
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August: Janmashtami Programme

The sublime teachings of Lord Krishna are enshrined in the Bhagavad Gita. In his highly acclaimed two-volume commentary on the Gita, Paramahansa Yogananda has written: ...
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Sept.: Mahasamadhi and Avirbhav Days of Lahiri Mahasaya

Paramahansa Yogananda wrote in Autobiography of a Yogi: "As the fragrance of flowers cannot be suppressed, so Lahiri Mahasaya, quietly living as an ideal householder, could not hide his innate...
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