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…
Self-Realization, Service to All
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.
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Ananda Marga teaches meditation free of charge all around the world.
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Shrii Shrii Anandamurti Centenary
The celebrations for the 100th anniversary of the birth of Shrii Shrii Anandamurti, the guru of Ananda Marga, included a film, exhibition and photo books.
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.
The film premiered in May 2021 with three global premiere screenings on 23, 26 and 30 May. These were followed by ten more global and dedicated event screenings throughout the rest of the year. The film can be viewed on special occasions on the PR Sarkar Institute channel. It is accompanied by an exhibition and two photo books.
Shrii Shrii Anandamurti: 100 Facets of His Life, Mission and Teachings is a 100-module exhibition of key events, milestones and fascinating insights into the life of modern-day tantric guru, spiritual master and social revolutionary Shrii Shrii Anandamurti.
Each module comprises descriptive text, stories and best-quality images, carefully selected, restored, enhanced and compiled for the occasion of his birth centenary.
It is available in two versions: print and screen. And the screen (extended) version is now also available as a photo book.
Another photo book published for the occasion of the centenary is Shrii Shrii Anandamurti, a large format 100-page hardcover book of over 250 best-quality images (15 of them full-page) carefully selected, restored, enhanced and compiled with accompanying captions and Baba quotes.
Read more about, and order, the exhibition and photo books.