• "People are more important than things."

    — Swami Kriyananda

Projects Through Rajarshi Social Enterprises

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Projects through Rajarshi Social Enterprises Rajarshi Social Enterprises (RSE) is a for-profit corporation dedicated to building enlightened communities through business, financial and real estate services. Their goal is to support the establishment of spiritual communities, sattvic businesses and other endeavors, through self-initiated projects, investments and business services. Rajarshi Social Enterprises is neither owned nor directly …

Prayer Mountain

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For those who may have read about the Spiritual Crisis Hot Line, you will know that this idea came from an experience I had during a recent health crisis. The idea for Prayer Mountain came at the same time. In this case, I asked myself what was the one experience that seemed important to have …

Center for the Inner Path

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The Center for the Inner Path is intended to be a meditation and yoga center in the city of Agoura at a location easily accessible to the general public. Unlike many Centers that seem to be open just a few days per week, we envision the Center for the Inner Path open every day and vibrant with …

Seva House

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The life skills we hope to instill in young children through the Education For Life school are useful tools for anyone. They are of particular importance, however, for teenagers and young adults as they venture out on their own. This is especially true for those who have had a difficult upbringing and whose parents and …

Education For Life

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WHY EDUCATION FOR LIFE IS NEEDED You have probably heard the saying “And the children shall lead.” Well, they can’t lead unless they’ve been given the tools with which to do so. A proper education, which is to say, the education of the spirit of a child as well as academics, is a basic key …

Triunfo Health and Yoga Retreat

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The third of five properties on Triunfo Canyon Road, the proposed Triunfo Health and Yoga Retreat is situated between the One World Community and the Education for Life School. The property for this retreat has already been developed as a retreat center and is somewhat turn-key ready. Located on 48 acres, the retreat property includes …

One World Community

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As you might recall from the introductory post, Inner Path Los Angeles (An Overview). I noted that there are 5 pieces of property along Triunfo Canyon Road that are all contiguous to one another. They total about 140 acres in all and each has the same, beautiful year-round creek running through it. It’s anticipated, that …

World Brotherhood Center

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Yogananda described his work as a “church of all religions.” He made that statement because the path of yoga is universally applicable and can bring a direct spiritual experience to truth seekers of all faiths. The World Brotherhood Center is our effort to honor the common “inward religion” that can be found in all faiths, …

A Little History

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For those who have read some of my earlier blogs, you know that Inner Path is a DBA (doing business as) of the Valley Light Center/Valley Lights Publications, a non-profit religious organization.  I started the Valley Light Center in Ojai, California in 1981 when I was 30 years old. I had just published my first …