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Bust of Swami Vivekananda at the Ramakrishna Monastery in Trabuco Canyon

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Our Blog

Annual Members’ Meeting to Be Held Saturday, April 29
The Board of Trustees extends a cordial invitation to our members to attend the Annual Business Meeting for Members of the Vedanta
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Swami Atmapriyananda visits May 13 to 21, 2017
Swami Atmapriyananda, Vice-Chancellor (executive head) of Vivekananda University, will be visiting us in May. His schedule of talks, classes, and
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James Hill 1930–2017
We are sorry to let you know that James Hill, Vedanta Society Member since the year 2000, passed away peacefully,
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Vivekananda Food Drive
We are happy to report that friends and devotees offered several hundred pounds of non-perishable foodstuffs to the Vivekananda Food
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Words of Wisdom

"Absorbed in the Self, the sage is freed from identity with the body and lives in blissful consciousness. The Self is the immortal, the fearless; the Self is Brahman. This Brahman is eternal Truth."Chandogya Upanishad