Finding Happiness is a Hollywood production with an award winning director, cinematographer and producers, starring Elisabeth Rohm as a skeptical reporter (fictional) interviewing members of Ananda communities, on location in U.S., India & Italy.
For the inspiration and story of how the film was created, including the awards it won, see our About Section.
This planet has lost its aspirational vision amidst greed and selfishness, a fall predicted by Paramhansa Yogananda to lead us into a new higher age.
Yogananda’s solution: “a community exemplifying world brotherhood is empowered to send inspiring vibrations far beyond its locale.” ~Autobiography of a Yogi, 1stEdition, last page
Finding Happiness Movie is the story of the inward happiness to be found by living these changes in communities around the world.
“We’re living in an age now where it can go in two directions. Too much of it’s been going toward negativity, selfishness greed, but the other side is aspiration toward higher things. I think what everyone wants is happiness. If you can provide the world with examples of where people live in happiness, not of what I can get, but of what I can give, I am convinced that in such small communities, intentional communities, that that will change the face of the world.” ~Swami Kriyananda, from this movie
Arcopedico Women s Shawna Flats Shoes Black , LifeStride Women s Quizzical Pointed Toe Flat Lux Navy , DREAM PAIRS Women s Sole Simple Ballerina Walking Flats Shoes Tan Pu Chocolat Blu Women s Cam2 Flat Camel Leather , Bernie Mev Women s Bella Me Ballet Flat Pewter , Small Fowers Stamp Mary Jane Canvas Women Chinese Knotting Shoes Casual Flats Soft Sole Shoes Red , Dansko Women s Sandra Wedge Pump Black Milled Nappa , Easy Street Women s Alfie Ballet Flat White DailyShoes Women s Pointy Toe Flats D Orsay Buckle Ankle Strap Casual Comfort Ballerina Ballet Flat Shoes Tan Suede , TOMS Women s Classic Linen Rope-Sole Comfortable and Easy-Fit Slip-On Black on Black , TOMS Women s Deconstructed Alpargata Casual Shoe Saffron Hemp Naturalizer Women s Brittany Ballet Flat Black , Cambridge Select Women s Closed Round Toe Packable Stretch Slip-On Ballet Flat Nude Pu , Propet Women s TravelFit Flex Ballet Flat Navy/White TOMS Kids 10009918 Alpargata-K Black Suede. , ara Women s Amanda Mary Jane Flat Black Nubuck , J. Adams Mary Jane Pumps - Vintage Tear Drop Cutout Low Kitten Heels – Retro Round Toe Adjustable Ankle T Strap – Pepper by Lemon Pu Drew Shoe Women s Delite Grey Nubuck/Grey Stretch Soft Style Women s Angel II Pump Black Elegance , Sebago Women s Plaza II Penny Loafer Brown Oiled Waxy Leather Trotters Women s Alice Ballet Flat Black FRYE Women s Sienna Ballet Flat Black Polished Soft Full Grain SoftWalk Women s Chatsworth Mary Jane Flat Luggage Naturalizer Women s Brittany Ballet Flat Black , Bella Marie BellaMarie Angie-28 Women s Classic Pointy Toe Ballet Flat Shoes Grey , Skechers Sport Women s EZ Flex Flighty Majesty Slip-on Flat Natural Flighty , DREAM PAIRS Women s Jilian Low Wedge Flats Shoes Silver Glitter Cole Haan Women s Tali Bow Ballet Flat Natural Roccia Snake Print FitFlop Women s Superbendy Ballerinas Loafer Flat Deep Plum ,
Carhartt Men s Force Romeo Work Boot Black Coated Leather , Danner Men s Trakwelt NMT Work Boot Brown , Womens and Mens Water Shoes Barefoot Quick-Dry Aqua Socks for Beach Swim Surf Yoga Exercise Blue/Surfing , Carhartt Men s CMH4175 Soft Toe Hikier Boot Grey Suede/Navy Nylon , Very Fine Ladies Ballroom Dance Shoes Series 1679 1.5" Heel , iMucci Kid Girl Cotton Canvas Upper and Genuine Leather Sole Ballet Dance Shoes , CIOR Girls Leather Ballet Shoes Flats Slipper For Dance Split Sole(Toddler/Little Kid/Big Kid/Women) , Abby AQ-7008A Womens Practice Sneaker Block Heel Round-toe PU Dance-shoes , Gold Pigeon Shoes 50 Shades Of 1" Low Heel Dance Dress Shoes: Women Comfort Ballroom, Latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Practice, Theather Art by Party Party , Wolverine Men s King Caribou III Hunting Boot Real Tree , Women s Ballroom Dance Shoes Tango Wedding Salsa Shoes 1620EB Comfortable-Very Fine 2.5"[Bundle of 5] , AmoonyFashion Women s Kitten-Heels Solid Round Closed Toe Patent Leather Lace-up Boots Citrine , Indigo Rd. Women s Gerald Fashion Boot Black Fabric , Stetson Women s Blake Western Boot Black , David Tate Women s Breeze Sandal-Pewter Sand Suede , Adidas Performance Women s Yvori Cross-Trainer Shoe Night Indigo/Night Indigo/Flash Red S Comfortview Women s Wide Giselle Moccasins Tan , Eastland Women s Lucky Town Clog Black Vibram Women s VI-B Fitness and Yoga Shoe White Cap , Crocs Women s Busy Day Stretch Ballet Flat Black/Black TOMS Women s Del Rey Sneaker Blue Aster Multi Space Dye , Giro Prolight Techlace Cycling Shoe - Men s Black K-Swiss Men s Hypercourt Express White/Navy/Silver , K-Swiss Men s Hypercourt Express Neon Blaze/White/Black , Supra Chino Court Skate Shoe Olive-white C1RCA Men s Valeo SE Skateboard Shoe Denim/Off White , adidas Men s Matchcourt RX Core Black/Core Black/Core Black , Not Rated Women s Eagle Eye Oxford White , Footprints By Birkenstock Southport Leather Shoe Leather Rust Lakai Daly Skate Shoe Black Textile
- Community Support
- Meditation, Yoga
- Living Sustainably
- Education for Life Schools
- Uplifting Beauty
- Arts that Inspire
- Harmony, Inclusiveness
Spiritual leaders of all paths tell us we must start with changing ourselves through deep prayer and/or meditation. Then we can form a community, even a virtual one, with like-minded souls. This uplifting vibration will affect others and little by little uplift the consciousness of the planet.
“If you do not choose to be happy, no one can make you happy. And if you choose to be happy, no one can make you unhappy.”
“Don’t be discouraged by your incapacity to dispel darkness from the world. Light your candle and step forward.”
“If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change.”
“When we have inner peace, we can be at peace with those around us. When our community is in a state of peace, it can share that peace with neighboring communities. … But no plan will work unless we meditate.”
Today’s quote from your free download Finding Happiness Day by Day:
You have within you the strength to conquer every adversity.