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Swami Priyaananda

Master Teacher | Teacher Trainer | Yoga Therapist | Monastic

Swami Priyaananda

Integral Yoga Affiliate

  • E-RYT 500
  • C-IAYT
  • Yoga philosophy
  • Raja Yoga
  • Yoga Therapy
  • Meditation

Yogaville, VA




Swami Priyaananda is a senior disciple of Swami Satchidananda with thirty years of experience in the practice of Integral Yoga. She served in the Integral Yoga Health Services division and the Distribution Department at Satchidananda Ashram in Connecticut, as well as Executive Secretary and Coordinator of the Living Yoga Training program at the Ashram in Virginia. Currently, she is Vice President of the Office of Spiritual Development and Manager of Satchidananda Archives.

Raja Yoga Teaching of the Month: Santosha

In this monthly series on the Yamas and Niyamas, senior Integral Yoga teachers offer wisdom and reflections on applying these foundational principles of Yoga in daily life from the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali. This month’s focus is on Santosha, contentment.

Popular Lecture Topics

  • The Yoga Sutras/ Yamas and Niyamas
  • True Contentment
  • Living Your Yoga
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  • Living a Dedicated Life
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