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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Finance Minister Releases Coin Commemorating Paramahansa Yogananda

The Government of India has paid tribute to Paramahansa Yogananda with the release of a special commemorative ₹125 coin to mark the 125th anniversary of his birth (which was honoured in India...
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Boys’ Camp for YSS Schools in West Bengal (Sept. 2019)

The ideal of right education for youth, close to Gurudeva’s heart, found a deeper expression in the annual boys’ camp for YSS schools in West Bengal at the premises of Yogoda Satsanga...
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Autobiography of a Yogi-Bengali Audiobook Released

The much-awaited Autobiography of a Yogi - Bengali audiobook was released on July 16, 2019 during Guru Purnima programme at Kala Mandir Hall in Kolkata, West Bengal....
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Janmashtami Celebrations (August 2019)

The birth anniversary of Bhagavan Sri Krishna, was celebrated on August 24, 2019, with special programmes at Yogoda Satsanga Math – Dakshineswar....
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Mahavatar Babaji Smriti Divas Celebrations (July 2019)

Mahavatar Babaji Smriti Divas is celebrated as a day commemorating the meeting of Babaji with Gurudeva Paramahansa Yoganandaji on July 25....
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International Day of Yoga (June 2019)

In view of Gurudeva Paramahansa Yogananda’s pivotal role in the spread of yoga worldwide, Yogoda Satsanga Society of India (YSS) organizes special programmes annually to commemorate the...
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Upcoming Events View All

December 2019: Conducted Spiritual Retreat at Dihika

At Yogoda Satsanga Dhyana Kendra - Dihika, individuals who are students of the Yogoda Satsanga Society of India Lessons will find an environment conducive to God-centered living in the tranquil beauty...
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December 2019: Christmas and New Year

Devotees are welcome to join Christmas long-meditation and commemoration programmes for Christmas as well as New Year Eve....
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January 2020: 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) from...
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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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Special Days of Commemoration at Dakshineswar (2020)

Yogoda Satsanga Math - Dakshineswar organises several programme to commemorate special days throughout the year....
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Schedule of Events - 2020

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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Contact Us

21 U. N. Mukherjee Road
Dakshineswar 700 076
Dist. Kolkata, West Bengal How to reach?
(033) 25645931, 25646208, 8420873743

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