About Dakshineswar Ashram

Yogoda Satsanga Society of India (YSS) was founded by Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda in 1917. Yogoda Satsanga Math at Dakshineswar serves as the registered headquarters of YSS. The history of the YSS ashram at Dakshineswar dates back to 1939, when the Math was established. The property at Dakshineswar with its stately building and serene surroundings was much cherished by Paramahansaji. In 1951, while addressing a large group of audience during the Self-Realization Fellowship Convocation, in America, he envisioned that Dakshineswar ashram will be visited by the devotees from India and all over ...
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Inauguration of Book Room and Information Centre at YSS Garpar Kendra

The book shop and Yogoda Satsanga Information Centre at 37A, Raja Dinendra Street adjacent to 17/1 Pitambar Bhattacharjee Lane (Garpar Centre) , Kolkata, was inaugurated by Swami Suddhanandaji....
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YSS West Bengal Boys' Camp 2018

“It isn’t academic education alone that makes people happy.  It is ‘how-to-live’ education — how to develop a harmonious, moral life, stronger will...
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Messages From Swami Chidananda Giri

Messages From Swami Chidananda Giri ...
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Dakshineswar hosts Conducted Retreat in Bengali

“You may be surprised at what seclusion with God will do for your mind, body, and soul....Through the portals of silence the healing sun of wisdom and peace will shine upon you.” ...
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Avirbhav Divas of Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya (Sept. 2018)

Babaji said, 'Repeat to each of your disciples this majestic promise from the Bhagavad-Gita: Swalpamapyasya dharmasya trayate mahato bhayat.' ["Even a little practice of this dharma...
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Guru Purnima & Babaji Smriti Divas (July 2018)

“My Master said to me: 'I will be your friend from now through eternity, no matter whether you are on the lowest mental plane or on the highest plane of wisdom. I will be your friend even if...
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Upcoming Events View All

Dec. 2018: Retreat at YSS Telary Kendra (Bengali)

“Be with people in silence; don’t spend precious time and energy in idle talk. Eat in silence; work in silence. God loves ...
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Dec. 2018: Christmas commemoration programmes

One of the essential goals of Paramahansa Yogananda's mission was "to reveal the complete harmony and basic oneness of original Yoga as taught by Bhagavan Krishna and original Christianity as...
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Jan. 2019: Gurudeva's Avirbhav Divas (Janmotsav)

Janmotsav or the Avirbhav Divas of Gurudeva Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda would be celebrated with several meditation programmes scheduled at various places in and around Kolkata (West Bengal)...
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Feb. 2019: Retreat at YSS Dakshineswar Ashram (English)

"You may be surprised at what seclusion with God will do for your mind, body, and soul....Through the portals of silence the healing sun of wisdom and peace will shine upon you.” ...
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Long Meditations at YSS Dakshineswar Ashram

“The more sweetening you put in water, the sweeter it becomes. Likewise, the longer you meditate intensely, the greater will be your spiritual advancement.” ...
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Janmotsav 2019 Bulletin (YSS Dakshineswar Ashram, Kolkata and nearby areas)

The Janmotsav 2019 Bulletin of YSS Dakshineswar Ashram, Kolkata and nearby areas given below lists the commemoration programmes, retreats and long meditations scheduled in and around Kolkata from...
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21 U. N. Mukherjee Road
Dakshineswar 700 076
Dist. Kolkata, West Bengal How to reach?
(033) 25645931, 25646208

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