“Meditation groups should be organized not for the glorification of a cause or leader but with the express and sole purpose of knowing God by the power of united concentration and meditation.” –Paramahansa Yogananda


Newcomer Resources

  • Meditation instructions on Yogananda.org
  • Self-Realization Fellowship Lessons, thorough lessons on meditation, life and spirituality
  • Autobiography of a Yogi, by Paramahansa Yogananda, a fantastic introduction to Self-Realization Fellowship and our founder, is available in our bookstore in the foyer at 1820 Garden Street
  • Yogananda.org, the official website of Self-Realization Fellowship


    “When I am gone, the teachings will be the guru….Through the teachings you will be in tune with me and the great Gurus who sent me.” –Paramahansa Yogananda