Light of the Spirit Monastery is the monastic foundation of Light of the Spirit Church, a 501c3 non-profit entity.
Light of the Spirit Monastery is a monastic community for men who wish to follow the paths of Original Yoga and Original Christianity in their search for God. The monastery is located east of Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the forest of the Sandia Mountains. Its uninterrupted quiet is conducive to the life of contemplative stillness.
This site is inspired by and dedicated to Paramhansa Yogananda, who introduced yoga meditation and the goal of self realization to the American people, and whose writings reveal the underlying unity of original Christianity and original Yoga.