Swami Karunananda Giri

Yogacharya Ursula Schmidtke lives in Germany and has been practicing Kriya Yoga since 1993. She met Gurudev Paramahamsa Hariharananda in 1995, which was a turning point in her life. Then in 1996 to 1997 she had the fortunate opportunity to stay and serve and meditate with Gurudev in the USA.

She was authorized to teach Kriya Yoga in May 2007. Her training and profession is in the medical field and she has worked as a medical technician.

Upcoming Events
May-29 to Jun-05, 2020: 1st and Higher Kriya Retreat, Tattendorf, AustriaCANCELLED!!  
Topic: Paramahamsa Yogananda - The great Yoga Pioneer ( Special Event)

May-30, 2020:

Peace Walk, Vienna - CANCELLED!!!

( Special Event)

Jun-05 to Jun-10, 2020: Budapest, Hungary - Retreat - CANCELLED!!
( Special Event)

Jun-13 to Jun-14, 2020: Wien, Austria - CANCELLED!!! ( Initiation Program)
Jun-19 to Jun-21, 2020: Braunschweig, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Jun-26 to Jun-28, 2020: Freiburg, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Jul-03 to Jul-05, 2020: Bad Wörishofen - Allgäu, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Jul-13 to Jul-18, 2020: SUDETY - Mountains, Poland - Meditation and Hiking Retreat ( Retreat)
Jul-17 to Jul-19, 2020: Tattendorf, Austria ( Initiation Program)
Jul-20 to Jul-23, 2020: Tattendorf (b. Wien), Austria  - SEVA DAYS ( Seva Days)
Jul-24 to Jul-26, 2020: Munich, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Jul-31 to Aug-07, 2020: Meditation and Hiking Retreat, Elm, Switzerland ( Retreat)
Aug-07 to Aug-12, 2020: Retreat Berlin - Wilhelmsaue, Germany ( Retreat)
Sep-04 to Sep-10, 2020: Tattendorf, Austria - Ashram Foundation Program - Topic: 'The spiritual heritage of Paramahamsa Yogananda' ( Special Event)
Sep-06, 2020: 22nd Ashram Foundation Day, Kriya Yoga Centre - Tattendorf, Austria ( Special Event)
Sep-11 to Sep-13, 2020: Frankfurt, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Sep-18 to Sep-20, 2020: Gdynia, Poland ( Initiation Program)
Sep-25 to Sep-27, 2020: Krakow, Poland ( Initiation Program)
Oct-02 to Oct-04, 2020: Zagreb, Croatia ( Initiation Program)
Oct-16 to Oct-18, 2020: Tirol, Austria ( Initiation Program)
Oct-23 to Oct-25, 2020: Freudenberg, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Nov-04 to Nov-08, 2020: Frankfurt, Germany - INTERNATIONAL RETREAT - Lang. Engl. Lectures on Yoganandaji and his Autobiography of a Yogi ( Special Event)
Nov-13 to Nov-15, 2020: Nürnberg, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Nov-20 to Nov-22, 2020: Basel (Mariastein), Switzerland ( Initiation Program)
Nov-27 to Nov-29, 2020: Trier, Germany ( Initiation Program)
Dec-05 to Dec-06, 2020: Eisenach, Germany - Retreat ( Retreat)
Dec-24 to Jan-01, 2021: Tattendorf, Austria - Christmas / New Year Retreat ( Initiation Only)
May-27, 2021:

Tattendorf - Austria, Birthday Celebration of Paramahamsa Hariharananda

( Special Event)

May-28 to Jun-04, 2021: 1st and Higher Kriya Retreat, Tattendorf, Austria
Topic: Paramahamsa Yogananda - The great Yoga Pioneer ( Special Event)

Jun-04, 2021: Budapest, Hungary - Public Program, Celebration ( Special Event)
Jun-06 to Jun-09, 2021: Budapest, Hungary -Retreat
( Retreat)

Aug-16, 2021: Pilgrimage - Konnersreuth, Germany - Place of Theresa Neumann ( Special Event)
Sep-03 to Sep-10, 2021: Tattendorf, Austria - Ashram Foundation Program ( Special Event)