Siddha Yoga is a spiritual path founded by Muktananda (1908–1982)

The organization states in its literature that the Siddha Yoga tradition is “based mainly on eastern philosophies”

It also states that it “draws many of its teachings from the Indian yogic texts of Vedanta and Kashmir Shaivism, the Bhagavad Gita and the poet-saints

" The present head of Siddha Yoga is Gurumayi Chidvilasananda

Ashrams and meditation centers provide places to learn and practice Siddha Yoga

The two main ashrams are: Gurudev Siddha Peeth in Ganeshpuri, India, and Shree Muktananda Ashram in upstate New York

There are meditation centers in a number of countries, including India, the United States, Australia, United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Japan