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The Kriya Yoga International organizations provide ongoing spiritual teaching, training and support for seekers through many types of events , striving to provide an environment that encourages spiritual development and practical application in daily life. The Mother Centers in each region coordinate these Kriya Yoga activities through their affiliated centers and groups. Kriya Yoga Initiation Programs usually consist of a public introductory lecture in the community on Kriya Yoga, and initiation into Kriya Yoga is offered, which is followed by learning the technique and attending Kriya Yoga meditation classes.

Kriya Yoga Retreats are for initiates in this lineage to deepen their understanding of Kriya Yoga and their personal practice. Typically the retreat has a particular theme with many meditation classes and spiritual discourses.

Kriya Yoga Initiation Only is held at a center when there is a yogacharya (teacher) in residence. The seeker receives initiation and attends the meditation classes.

Kriya Yoga Special Event Seminars are national and international programs held at the Mother Centers throughout the year. These seminars honor the masters' birthday and mahasamadhi, Guru Purnima Day, Foundation Day of the ashrams, and other special events. The events include celebrations, meditation classes, spiritual discourses, and other activities, depending on the nature of the event.

Seva Days are usually anywhere from one day to one week in length, and are an opportunity for spiritual aspirants to offer their services to the organization. The activities will often include cleaning, yardwork, and general maintenance at one of the ashrams, or assisting with the logistics of a program (setup, registration, flowers, and the like).

Kriya Yoga Intensive Meditation Programs help those who are already initiated into this lineage of Kriya Yoga to deepen their spiritual practice. It is usually two to three days of intense meditation practice with some satsangs (spiritual discourses).

Kriya Yoga Local Events are listed on only the local center's Web site calendar. These are typically smaller events that are organized for the benefit of local kriyavans.

The Lecture Only event consists of a public talk delivered by one of the Kriya Yoga acharyas.
, striving to provide an environment that encourages spiritual development and practical application in daily life. The Mother Centers in each region coordinate these Kriya Yoga activities through their affiliated centers and groups.

Event Title Event Type Acharyas/Monastics

Hariharananda Dhyana Kutir in Amarkantak (for Telugu people)

May-24 to May-28, 2017
Special Event Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Jun-04 to Jun-05, 2017
Initiation Only Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Phulbani, Odisha

Jun-03 to Jun-05, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Bhopal, MP

Jun-03 to Jun-05, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Krishna Rao Daund

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh

Jun-06 to Jun-08, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Sakuntala Pandya

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Jun-10 to Jun-12, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Krishna Rao Daund

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Hyderabad, Telangana

Jun-10 to Jun-12, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Nayagarh, Odisha

Jun-10 to Jun-12, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Guntur, AP

Jun-16 to Jun-18, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Jun-17 to Jun-19, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Boriguma, Odisha

Jun-17 to Jun-19, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Bouda, Odisha

Jun-17 to Jun-19, 2017
Initiation Program

Rath Yatra in Puri

Jun-25 to Jul-04, 2017
Special Event

Guru Purnima Celebration in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Jul-07 to Jul-09, 2017
Special Event Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Gurukrupananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Sreedharananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri, Yogacharya Sidheswar Sahu, Yogacharya Kishore Chandra Mahapatra, Yogacharya Sakuntala Pandya, Yogacharya Neeraja Tata, Yogacharya Histas Damania, Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao , Yogacharya Umesh Dwivedi , Yogacharya Angara Panduranga Rao, Yogacharya Ajaya Kumar Nayak

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Sonepur, Odisha

Jul-15 to Jul-17, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Initiation Program in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh

Jul-21 to Jul-23, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri

First Level Kriya Program in Bolangir, Odisha

Jul-22 to Jul-24, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation and Birthday Celebration of Shri Guruji

Aug-09 to Aug-10, 2017
Special Event Swami Arupananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Durg, Chhattisgarh

Aug-10 to Aug-12, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Sreedharananda Giri, Yogacharya Umesh Dwivedi

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation in Martur, Andhra Pradesh

Aug-12 to Aug-14, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Nagpur, Maharashtra

Aug-12 to Aug-14, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh

Aug-19 to Aug-21, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Arupananda Giri, Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Nasik, Maharashtra

Aug-19 to Aug-21, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Achalananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Nellore, Andhra Pradesh

Aug-19 to Aug-21, 2017
Initiation Only Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh

Aug-19 to Aug-21, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Umesh Dwivedi

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Devagarh, Odisha

Aug-19 to Aug-21, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Program in Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh

Aug-26 to Aug-28, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Aug-26 to Aug-28, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri

First Level Kriya Program in Tata Nagar, Jharkhand

Aug-26 to Aug-28, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Gurushraddhananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Keunjhar, Odisha

Aug-26 to Aug-28, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Initiation Program in Khariar, Odisha

Aug-26 to Aug-28, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Kandukuru, Andhra Pradesh

Aug-31 to Sep-02, 2017
Initiation Only Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Sep-03 to Sep-04, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri

Kriya Yoga Program in Kavali, Andhra Pradesh

Sep-02 to Sep-04, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Kriya Initiation Program in Patna, Bihar

Sep-02 to Sep-04, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Gurushraddhananda Giri

First Level Kriya Program in Ongole, Andhra Pradesh

Sep-09 to Sep-11, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Coimbatore, Tamilnadu

Sep-16 to Sep-18, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Bhadrak, Odisha

Sep-16 to Sep-18, 2017
Initiation Only

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Bhowanipatna, Odisha

Sep-16 to Sep-18, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Madurai, Tamilnadu

Sep-23 to Sep-25, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Oct-01 to Oct-02, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Pune, Maharashtra

Oct-07 to Oct-09, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Magalore, Karnataka

Oct-07 to Oct-09, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Ranchi, Jharkhand

Oct-07 to Oct-09, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Gurushraddhananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Palghat, Kerala

Oct-14 to Oct-16, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Delhi

Nov-03 to Nov-05, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri, Yogacharya Anil Girdhar

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Nov-05 to Nov-06, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Mumbai, Maharashtra

Nov-04 to Nov-06, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri

125th Birthday Celebrations of Paramahamsa Yoganandaji in Cuttack, Odisha

Nov-11 to Nov-13, 2017
Special Event Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Baleswar, Odisha

Nov-15 to Nov-17, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Sundargarh, Odisha

Nov-18 to Nov-20, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Vinukonda, Andhra Pradesh

Nov-18 to Nov-20, 2017
Initiation Only Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Baripada, Odisha

Nov-25 to Nov-27, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Puttaparthi, Andhra Pradesh

Nov-25 to Nov-27, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao , Yogacharya Neeraja Tata

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Dhenkanal, Odisha

Nov-25 to Nov-27, 2017
Initiation Program

Punyatithi Celebrations of Shri Gurudev in Hariharananda Gurukulam, Balighai, Puri

Dec-01 to Dec-03, 2017
Special Event Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Kamalananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Muktipriyananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Malkangiri, Odisha

Dec-09 to Dec-11, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Chipurupalli, Andhra Pradesh

Dec-09 to Dec-11, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao , Yogacharya Neeraja Tata

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Dec-09 to Dec-11, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Dec-09 to Dec-11, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Umesh Dwivedi

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Bharuch, Gujarat

Dec-12 to Dec-14, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Devapriyananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Jharsuguda, Odisha

Dec-16 to Dec-18, 2017
Initiation Program

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Palasa, Andhra Pradesh

Dec-16 to Dec-18, 2017
Initiation Program Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Tirora, Maharashtra

Dec-16 to Dec-18, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Yogacharya Umesh Dwivedi

First Level Kriya Yoga Initiation Program in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Dec-16 to Dec-18, 2017
Initiation Program Swami Samarpanananda Giri, Yogacharya K.L Kantha Rao

First Level Kriya Initiation Program in Bargarh, Odisha

Dec-20 to Dec-22, 2017
Initiation Program

Annual Day of Hariharananda Balashram, Arua, Kendrapara, Odisha

Dec-22, 2017
Special Event

Foundation Day of Sambalpur Ashram, Sambalpur, Odisha

Dec-24 to Dec-26, 2017
Special Event Swami Arupananda Giri, Swami Paripurnananda Giri, Swami Nityapremananda Giri, Swami Achalananda Giri, Swami Devapriyananda Giri