Tulips

Special Events Weekend

Living Wisdom School is a Pre-K to 12th grade school based on the Education for Life philosophy. This child-centered approach encourages a balanced development. Enjoy your day or lunch with live fiddle music by Ananda musicians.

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Springtime at Ananda tulip season almost upon us

What began 40 years ago as a small private garden is now frequently atop ​Gorgeous Gardens in the West. Visiting the garden is an annual springtime tradition in the Sierra Foothills for over 12,000 visitors from as far away as India. Trip Advisor reviewers have made the Crystal Hermitage one of the top three spots to visit around Nevada City. … Read More

Tulips

Chase Wild Flowers

We saw Diane Richards post on Facebook titled I love to chase wildflowers and thought we would share her spring road trip itinerary with you. Each spring Daffodil Hill explodes with thousands of blooms, attracting visitors from around the world. The North Table Mountain Ecological Reserve is a nature reserve of 3,315 acres located three miles north of Oroville, in … Read More

Tulips

What to expect during a visit

It’s our annual pilgrimage to see the tulips at the Crystal Hermitage Gardens near Grass Valley California. It’s a 6 hour round trip for us! Was it worth it? Watch our video to find out. I hope you enjoy! Please like/thumbs up and comment as I would love to hear what you think. About Stephanie: I’m Stephanie , Mother of … Read More

Gardening Tips

Winter Garden Inspiration

Excerpt from From the Spirit of Gardening. Winter is more quiet and introspective time.  The sky is paler blue, the days are shorter, and less time is spend out in the garden—if any time at all.  In most areas, Nature uses this season to rest. The focus shifts to the design of the landscape, the structures, and foundation plantings.  The color … Read More

News, Tulips

Springtime at Ananda 2019

It’s starting. Creating a beautiful tulip garden is not a simple task. Scores of volunteers and staff, like Ric have already planted 6,000 bulbs and 2,000 bedding plants such as pansies and forget me not. Planting starts with pulling out existing summer garden plants and flowers. Then we prep the soil, plant bulbs, go back over the planted bulbs and … Read More

Ananda News

Community that has been there raises money for Paradise fire relief

Community that has been there raises money for Paradise fire relief A community that once lost everything in a fire is now raising money for victims of the Paradise Camp Fire. Ananda Village, a yoga and meditation community outside of Nevada City, and its private pre-kindergarten through 12th grade Living Wisdom School, is selling Christmas cards to benefit fire victims. … Read More

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PRESS RELEASE

Crystal Hermitage Gardens: Springtime at Ananda tulip season will celebrate Ananda’s 50th birthday in 2019 Nevada City, CA—Crystal Hermitage Gardens: Springtime at Ananda tulip season will celebrate Ananda’s 50th birthday in 2019. What began 40 years ago as a small private garden is now frequently a top Gorgeous Gardens in the West. Visiting the garden is annual springtime tradition in … Read More