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Ananda Living Wisdom School is a small, private school located in rural Nevada County, California. It is part of an intentional community (Ananda) based on the practices of meditation and yoga.


14618 Tyler Foote Rd.,
Nevada City, CA 95959

(530) 478-7640
Fax (530) 478-7646



Directions from Sacramento

90 Minutes

Directions from Sacramento

  • Take I-80 (E) towards Reno — go about 25 miles.
  • At Auburn, turn left on CA-49 (N) Grass Valley / Nevada City (38 miles)
  • Left at the “49 to Downieville” sign— go about 10.5 miles (road that crosses the Yuba River)
  • Right on Tyler-Foote Road (after the sign for Malakoff Diggins State Park) — 5 miles
  • Turn left onto Ananda Way (Ananda Villige sign)
  • Keep right on Ananda Way until you get to the “T” intersection
  • Turn left onto Brotherhood
  • Turn right on Ayodhya Way (small pond on your right)
  • Turn right onto the top of School Circle (one way)
  • You will pass a almond-colored on your left— continue to the office parking (bright blue/green) on your right

Directions from Reno

Two Hours

Directions from Reno

  • Take I-80 (W) towards Sacramento — go 55 miles
  • Take CA-20 (W) — go 27 miles
  • Turn right on CA-49 (N) towards Downieville — go 10.5 miles
  • At this point refer to Directions from Sacramento