Ananda Marga is a global spiritual and social service organization founded in 1955 by Shrii Shrii Anandamurti (Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar). The mission of Ananda Marga is self-realization (individual emancipation) and service to humanity (collective welfare): the fulfillment of the physical, mental and spiritual needs of all people. Through its meditation centers and service projects around the world, Ananda Marga offers instruction in meditation, yoga and other self-development practices on a non-commercial basis, and responds to social emergencies and long-term social needs. Read more…
The ideology of Ananda Marga is Self-Realization and Service to All.
Both aspects are complementary to each other, and both are necessary for a balanced and fulfilling life.
The welfare of each and everyone is linked to the welfare of society, and the welfare of society depends on the welfare of each and everyone.
Ananda Marga teaches meditation free of charge all around the world.
Visit our learn meditation page to learn meditation today!
This year is the 100th anniversary of the birth of Shrii Shrii Anandamurti, the guru of Ananda Marga, affectionately known as Baba. The centenary celebrations include a film, exhibition and photo book.
Embodiment of Bliss: The Life and Legacy of Shrii Shrii Anandamurti is a feature-length documentary film produced for the occasion of the birth centenary of Shrii Shrii Anandamurti which takes us on a whirlwind tour of the life of a modern-day tantric guru, spiritual master and social revolutionary extraordinaire.
Screenings this year (2021) will be exclusively through global online events. Over 1,000 people viewed the three premiere screenings around Baba’s birthday. Stay informed about more screenings throughout the year here. Meanwhile, let us know if you would like to arrange a dedicated screening for your local community.
To celebrate the Centenary Year, you are invited to create a piece of art that expresses the deepest feelings in your heart for Baba. You can read more details and enjoy the first 50 submissions in this gallery.