American Meditation Society was founded in 1976 and is a non-profit 501(c)(3), non-sectarian, educational organization devoted to offering meditation classes, retreats and preserving the universal teachings of Gururaj Ananda Yogi (1932-1988).
AMS is maintained on a volunteer basis by its members under the directorship of Dr. Vidya Anderson and is affiliated with sister organizations and teachers in Canada, England, Denmark, Spain, Belgium, and Ireland. AMS conducts meditation retreats in various locations throughout the United States and offers teacher training courses.
AMS holds an extensive library of transcripts, video and audio satsangs recording Gururaj’s teaching when he visited the United States during 1977-1988.
- Meditation Retreats
- Local classes & Group Meditations
- Individual Instruction
- Residential classes
- Day Intensives
- Meditation support to individuals
- Teacher Training Courses
- Healing circle
- Bi-monthly Newsletter
- Meditator Chatline
- AMS Blog
- Facebook Group
ADMIN & TRUSTEES
|BOARD OF TRUSTEES||ADMINISTRATION|
|Sutriya Johnson, President||Kenton Yeager, President|
|Dr. Vidya Anderson, Member||Dr. Vidya Anderson, Past President/ Spiritual Leader|
|Praseela Feltenstein, Member||Joe Charsagua, Vice President|
|Lauren Lambert, Member||Dooreena Durbin, Secretary|
|John Beauchamp, Member||Phil Bowers, Treasurer|
|Melissa Mills, Member|
|Regina Milano, Member|
Why does AMS exist?
The meaning of our Logo
We are are non-profit supported by donations
The giver is always the receiver