Swami Vairagyananda Giri

Swami Vairagyananda Giri was born in Odisha, India. While searching for the path of spirituality, he met his Guru, Paramahamsa Prajnanananda in 2003. Inspired by his Guru’s spiritual personality he joined the monastic lifestyle in 2004 and decided to serve him for the rest of his life while following the path of Kriya Yoga. In the year 2009, he was ordained into the life of a Brahmachari and named as Tyagananda Brahmachari. 

He served Prajnana Mission which was founded by his Guru from the year 2004-2010. Prajnana Mission is the mother center of Kriya Yoga activities in India and Asia. 


In the year 2010 for the first time he traveled out of India and came to the USA to teach Kriya Yoga meditation. In 2012 he was ordained into the life of a monk and named as Swami Vairagyananda Giri.  He travels to the USA, Canada and India to offer various Kriya programs. As part of his commitment every year he travels to India to support the Prajnana Mission for its expansion in India and Asia.


Currently Swamiji is based in Temple of Harmony, Kriya Vedanta Gurukulam, Joliet, IL.

Upcoming Events
Oct 03 - Oct 08 2023
Ashram SP Birthday Celebration Other - Temple of Divine Love - Sao Paulo, Brasil
Oct 14 - Oct 15 2023
Initiation Session @ Temple of Compassion Initiation Only - Temple of Compassion, Burton, TX, USA
Oct 22 - Oct 22 2023
Annual Chandi Homa @ Temple of Harmony Local Event - Kriya Vedanta Gurukulam - Temple of Harmony
Nov 04 - Nov 04 2023
Intensive Program Intensive - Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brasil
Nov 05 - Nov 05 2023
Intensive Program Intensive - Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brasil
Nov 11 - Nov 12 2023
Intensive Program Intensive - Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Nov 18 - Nov 19 2023
Intensive Program Intensive - Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brasil
Nov 25 - Nov 26 2023
Intensive Program Intensive - Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brasil
Dec 01 - Dec 03 2023
Shri Gurudev's Mahasamadhi Commemoration Retreat - Kriya Yoga Institute, Homestead, FL, USA
Dec 08 - Dec 10 2023
Boston, MA - Intensive Intensive - Boston, MA, USA
Dec 16 - Dec 17 2023
Initiation Session Initiation Only - Kriya Yoga Institute, Homestead, FL, USA
Dec 24, 2023 To Jan 01, 2024
Holy Days and New Year Seminar Retreat - Kriya Yoga Institute, Homestead, FL, USA