Resources by EFL Founders and Others

Education for Life

By Paramhansa Yogananda, founder of Ranchi, India School 1917

The Psychological Chart

The Balanced Life – Curing Mental Abnormalities

By J. Donald Walters/Swami Kriyananda, founder of EFL

A Talk on Education for Life

What is Spiritual Education

By Usha Dermond and Nitai Deranja, Co-directors EFL International

Antidisestablishmentarianism and How We Can Fill the Moral Vacuum in Our Schools, by Nitai Deranja, Founding Director of First Living Wisdom School

Dalai Lama, Children, Meditation, and Patanjali, by Nitai Deranja

Non-sectarian Spiritual Values, by Nitai Deranja

Eloquence in Silenceby Susan Usha Dermond, founder of Portland’s Living Wisdom School

Yoga Goes to College, by Nitai Deranja

Hallmarks of an Education for Life Schoolby Nitai Deranja

Flow Learning Works Universally, by Susan Usha Dermond

By Other Contributors

Addressing the Best in Each Child, by Helen Purcell, Director, Living Wisdom School, Palo Alto, California

Creating a Caring Community, by Michael Katz, Ph. D., Professor at San Jose State University

Transformation in the Wilderness, by Kai Girard, former student


Raising Conscious Children“, Radio Interview with Nitai Deranja (2/28/12),

Teaching Junior High Studentsin an EFL school with Gary McSweeney, Living Wisdom School of Palo Alto, California