Jun 01, · Kriya Yoga by Swami Yogananda (): Art of Super-Realization - Kindle edition by Swami Yogananda, JC Stevens. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Kriya Yoga by Swami Yogananda (): Art of Super-Realization/5(). THE PATH OF KRIYA YOGA 2 AWAKENING TO DIVINE JOY 3 5 Why do you have to receive Kriya Yoga initiation in person? Taking Kriya in person adds the power and magnetism of the guru to your own efforts. Paramhansa Yogananda primarily gave Kriya Yoga in person in a formal initiation ceremony. Ananda gives the very same ceremony. Tibetan Yoga and Secret Doctrines, etc. The value of Yogananda's. Autobiography. is greatly enhanced by the fact that it is one of the few books in English about the wise men of India which has been written, not by a journalist or foreigner, but by one of their own race and training- . Initiation in Kriya Yoga is a sacred step that involves a deeper commitment to the spiritual path of Self-Realization Fellowship and the establishment of the guru-disciple relationship with Paramahansa Yogananda. The student will receive an invitation to apply for Kriya Yoga with Lesson Self-Realization Fellowship teachings. The Science of Kriya yoga T he quickest and most effective approach to the goal of Yoga employs those methods of medi tation that deal directly with energy and con sciousness. It is this direct approach that characterizes Kriya Yoga, the particular system of meditation taught by Paramahansa Yogananda.