KriyanandaeggSri Goswami Kriyananda is the Founder, Guru and Spiritual Preceptor of the Temple of Kriya Yoga. He guided seekers on the spiritual path at the Temple of Kriya Yoga in Chicago during his lifetime for over 55 years.

An extremely gifted teacher and counselor, his warm humor and profound insights inspired thousands to awaken their minds to knowledge, their hearts to kindness, and their lives to service.

Goswami Kriyananda carries the Flame of the Lineage of Sri Babaji brought to this country by Paramahansa Yogananda. Yogananda is Kriyananda’s Param-Guru, as Kriyananda was taught for many years at the ashram of Shelliji, Yogananda’s disciple.

An internationally known author, Kriyananda wrote over a dozen books and produced an extensive audio and video library of lectures, seminars, and classes on Kriya Yoga, the doctrine of karma, astrology, yogic philosophy and mysticism. He offers these courses here on KriyaU, the digital library of his teachings.

His advanced programs help seekers expand the horizons of their awareness and experience greater joy and wisdom in their lives.