Which way should Yogananda’s standing statue face? East to the rising sun? North over the Laurelwood valley? West to the glorious sunsets. South to the fields of wheat and developing Ananda community? How about all of the above? Imagine the statue, arms upraised in blessing and very very slowly rotating as to include the entire … More A rotating Yogananda statue?
Here is the unfinished maquette by Gary Roller imagined full size standing on a mound of flowers in the upper area of Yogananda Gardens with the giant maple tree in the background. Visualizations like this will help us make the final choice of the scale of the statue when it comes time to start to … More What would an 8-ft Yogananda statue look like?
Recently on a sunny day in November Janakidevi and Byasa went on a tour of the Yogananda Gardens site. Perhaps we should call it an expedition rather than a tour owing to its undeveloped state. Daiva had cleared a path through the blackberries so we could explore some areas for the first time. Here we … More Yogananda Garden tour