What is Ananda Marga

Ananda Marga is much more than a simple definition. Founded 1955 by Shrii Shrii Anandamurti in India it is today a recognized religious denomination counting around 1 Million adherents around the world. As a social movement it is characterized by ideas which encompass the whole spheres of human life. As a practical cult in the Tantric tradition it is not ritualistic or dogmatic. Such ideas influences deeply society and have become mainstream today:

Vegetarianism
Meditation
Yoga
Spirituality
Women Rights
Art for Blessedness
Human Society is One
Service to Humanity is Service to God
Self-Realization and Service to All
Neohumanism
Maximum utilization of all resources
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We can easily say that Ananda Marga is the Summum Bonum of Life