The American Meditation Society Center for Peace and Unfoldment


The American Meditation Society Center for Peace and Unfoldment

We are in the final stages of acquiring the property to house our new center in Knoxville, TN. We would again like to thank all those who generously donated to this amazing project.  The center will be a place for us to come together to share these amazing meditation techniques with so many out there who need them.  This will be a milestone for us and has been built on the work of many dedicated members over the past 40 years.


Center Mission Statement:

The AMS Center for Peace and Unfoldment will provide instruction in meditation as taught by the founder of AMS, Gururaj Ananda Yogi through classes and courses.

It will work to preserve and share the universal teachings of Gururaj with integrity and wisdom.

The center will provide a physical place where those who wish to nurture peace and unfold the inner self, may do so in a nurturing environment.

The AMS National Center will:

  • Be the official legal and operational office for the organization.
  • Serve as a location for national, regional, and local courses/retreats.
  • Be equipped to hold live webinar courses and stream programming as it develops.
  • Offer all levels of meditation classes taught by AMS certified teachers.
  • Be the center for teacher training and certification.
  • Work to partner with local likeminded organizations.
  • Be a base to connect with local groups in need of these practices and teachings.
  • Run all sales and shipping of books, audio content, and merchandise.
  • House and curate Guru Raj’s works as they are collected and donated.
  • House all institutional documents.
  • House the original media archives in a secure vault
  • Be a support Knoxville organizations with the similar mission of helping others in the community


The American Meditation society is a 501(c) (3) organization and your donation is fully tax deductible