Ananda Seva, Ohio

Address:  Central Ohio

Phone: 740-334-2120

Ananda Seva of Ohio

More than your standard yoga class.

Situated in central Ohio, A’nanda Seva of Ohio  teaches meditation and Yoga to those interested.  Based on the teachings of Shrii Shrii A’nandamurti, the philosophy seeks to benefit the individual and  society as well. The two go hand in hand.

If the moral decline and confusion of our present world has you worried, do not despair. There is real hope through a proper ideology and individual growth. A’nanda Seva seeks to bring back a healthy human society.

Similar to the teachings of Ashtanga Yoga , but made relevant to the 21st century, A’nanda Seva brings to the individual, time tested techniques for a calm mind and a strong body.

See if this is what you have been looking for, and join with like-minded individuals who want to move forward with techniques that work. We offer teaching and support.

Meditation Teacher

For more information or to learn mediation, please contact me.

Acharya Giriisha

Ananda Seva In Eugene, Oregon

Dharmalaya Center

Address:  356 Horn Lane, Eugene, OR 97404


Phone: 541-344-0553

Programs at Dharmalaya

Group Meditation
Sundays at 10:00 am
Join us for inspirational singing, kiirtan, meditation and spiritual discussion. All traditions are welcome.

First of the Month Potluck and Group Meditation

1st Sunday of the month at 10:00 am
Join us for inspirational music, kiirtan, meditation, and discussion followed by a potluck vegetarian meal.  

About Dharmalaya

Dharmalaya is a model of sustainable living. Its progressive features include: rainwater catchment, organic garden, permaculture landscaping, photovoltaic electric system, solar hot water systems, greywater system, compost systems, bioswales, and natural building (strawbale construction, cob bus stop, earthen plaster walls, and passive solar design). Dharmalaya has a large organic garden and perennial fruits that include pears, apples, cherries, figs, grapes, plums, walnuts, strawberries, raspberries, thimbleberries, gooseberries, blackberries, and currants.

Dharmalaya Trainings and Retreats

Dharmalaya has a history of offering emersion experiences in holistic yoga. Programs have included:

  • Yoga Teachers Training – Yoga Teachers Training that provided in-depth yoga instruction and support for applying yoga to better society.
  • Dharma Training – This week-long training gave instruction in asanas, meditation, philosophy, devotional practices, and yogic health.
  • Yoga Day Mini-Retreats – These one-day holistic yoga experiences featured asanas, meditation, yogic health, spiritual community, kiirtan, vegetarian meal, and spiritual philosophy.
  • Yoga Life Training This residential program empowers participants to become agents of personal growth and social change. It includes instruction in meditation and philosophy, practice of yogic disciplines, participation in spiritual community, and engaging in service activity.
  • International Yoga Retreats
 – International yoga retreats have been hosted at Dharmalaya, with people attending from Cyprus, Finland, Canada, and the Philippines.

Meditation Teachers

For more information or to learn mediation, contact one of our teachers.

Acharya Ravi

Acharya Kavarii

Acharya Ammadevi

Acharya Anandam

Ananda Seva 

Yogic Meditation Group of the Washington, D.C. Area


Phone: 202-664-1253

Programs of The Yogic Meditation Group 

Group Meditation
The meditation community in the Washington, DC area holds weekly meditations.

First of the Month Potluck and Group Meditation
1st Sunday of the month at 5:30 p.m.

We also hold a monthly program in Damascus, Maryland which also includes a potluck vegetarian dinner.

About The Yogic Meditation Group

The community distributes food and clothing to homeless people on an intermittent basis. Special events, seminars, and retreats are scheduled at various times over the course of the year.  Individual instruction in yoga and meditation can be arranged on an individual basis by appointment. Individual instruction and group programs are free of charge.

For more information or to learn mediation, contact Acharya Govinda at