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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ENROLL NOW: Newly Released YSS Lessons

The new greatly enhanced and expanded edition of the YSS Lessons is available now. Learn more about how the YSS Lessons can transform and bring balance to your life....
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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 power, and spiritual understanding —...
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Book Room & Information Centre Inauguration (Garpar)

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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Dakshineswar hosts Conducted Retreat in Bengali

YSS Dakshineswar Ashram offers devotees of YSS/SRF the opportunity to take part in conducted group retreats twice a year, apart from individual retreats for devotees throughout the year....
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Avirbhav Divas of Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya (Sept. 2018)

The commemoration of Sri Sri Lahiri Mahasaya's Avirbhav Divas was celebrated with group meditation and satsangas by YSS monastics at Dakshineswar Ashram and YSS centres in and around Kolkata....
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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.” — Sri Sri Paramahansa Yogananda....
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Sept. 2019: Retreat at Dakshineswar Ashram (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.” - Gurudeva...
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January to June 2019: YSS Commemorations

Special functions to commemorate events of spiritual significance are organized at YSS Dakshineswar Ashram, and meditation centres in and around Kolkata, throughout the year....
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Calendar of Events - 2019

The Janmotsav 2019 Bulletin of YSS Dakshineswar Ashram, Kolkata and nearby areas lists the commemoration programmes, retreats and long meditations scheduled in and around Kolkata from January to June...
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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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