Disciples Reminisce

Rajarsi Janakananda
Yoganandaji’s first spiritual successor as president of YSS/SRF from 1952–1955
Sri Sri Daya Mata
Yoganandaji’s spiritual successor as president of YSS/SRF from 1955-2010
Sri Sri Mrinalini Mata

Yoganandaji’s spiritual successor as president of YSS/SRF from 2011–2017

Doctor M. W. Lewis

First disciple to take Kriya Yoga
initiation in America

Uma Mata
Member of the Board of Directors and SRF sannyasini since 1947
Mukti Mata
SRF sannyasini for sixty years; met Yoganandaji in 1945
Swami Anandamoy

Member of the Board of Directors and monk since 1949

Swami Bhaktananda

SRF monk for over sixty years; met Yoganandaji in 1939

Swami Mokshananda

The last monk to enter the ashram
during Yoganandaji’s lifetime

Dr. Binay Ranjan Sen

The former Ambassador of India
to the United States

Sananda Lal Ghosh

The younger brother of Paramahansa Yogananda

Swami Shyamananda

General Secretary of Yogoda Satsanga Society of India until his passing in 1971

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