Becoming Yogananda - A Documentary of Paramahansa Yogananda's Early Life and Influences

This documentary reveals the spiritual journey of the great masters of kriya yoga who influenced and guided Paramahansa Yogananda's early years in India and shares insights into the culture, conditions and individuals who supported young Mukunda in becoming the great saint and spiritual dynamo who changed the world.

Becoming Yogananda documentary production is underway with plans for completion and release in Spring 2019.

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What wonderful news. And the website is astounding. I am very moved by it. To see once again these magnificent sites shining in Guruji’s aura is a caress to the soul. And the Karar Ashram. Wonderful images. Thank you. - B. D.

Thank you for making the project available to other countries. I have just ordered the DVD. I look forward to receiving it when you have made it and will then buy one or two more copies for friends as presents. I wish you luck with this lovely blessed project. It must give you great joy to work on such a wonderful film. - T. J.

Thank you very much for the link to “Yogananda’s India” movie trailer. The images and music are magnificent. The photos on your website are really splendid. I have never before seen such beautiful pictures of the sites in India frequented by Yogananda. - I. N.

Fascinating--I can't wait to see the documentary! - C. C.

Beautiful and inspiringly fresh - ever-new joy! - S. S.

Thank you for all the wonderful photographs that are alive with the energy of these Holy places. - K. W.

Just looking at the photos a rush of gratitude came over me! (Sitting here teary-eyed.) Such a blessing to have you doing this great project. Joy and blessings to you!! - R. S.

So well written. I totally enjoyed it. It was as if I were there too. Thanks so very much . . . lovely snaps . . . very caring of you. - S. S.

Feel Overwhelmed Blessed. Aum. - A. S.

Superb ! - S. S.

Thank you very much for sharing these beautiful pictures and beautiful description to go along. - A. G.

Gratitude and grateful thanks. Jai Guru. - K. B. S.

Thank you so much for sharing this inspiring testimony! Jai beloved Gurudev! - W. C.

Amazing work you are doing for devotees who cannot travel themselves, i.e. an armchair travelogue. Jai GURU. - A. G.

Thanks for sharing these amazing photos and comments. - B. M. I.

Wonderful to see these posts and pics. Great posts to be treasured. Thank you for sharing. Jai Guriji - S. M. L

God bless you. Keep it up. - K. R.

It's charged with spiritual energy. Om Kriya Babaji Namah Om. - N. B.

It is like Grace is emanating from the pic . . . - S. K.

A Gift from Mother Soul. - B. L.