Hollywood Temple

Our Hollywood location is home to a temple, monastery, convent, bookshop, library and the society’s administrative offices. Our minister, Swami Sarvadevananda, and other monks reside in the Hollywood monastery.

The temple is open daily to the public from morning meditation through evening classes. Daily puja, worship, is observed at 12:00 noon every day. Daily arati, vespers, is at 6:00 pm. We also host Sunday morning spiritual talks, Sunday School, scripture and chanting classes, kirtans, karma yoga days, and special pujas. The library is open before and after Sunday morning talks. Members may search for titles in our catalog and borrow books.

Contact Information

Hours:

6:30am to 7:00pm daily

Puja (Worship) Noon daily

Arati (Vespers) 6:00pm daily

Bookstore:

Phone: (323) 465-7114
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00am to 12:30pm
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am to 11:00am
Noon to 5:00pm
CLOSED WEDNESDAYS

Closed Wednesdays, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

Calendar of Events

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November 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Class: Sri Sarada Devi and Her…
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
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  • Chanting for Beginners
  • Ram Nam
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Children's Program
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Dhyanayo…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Kali Puja
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Special Talk: Swami Ishadhyana…
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
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  • Kali Immersion
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Children's Program
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadev…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Nectar of Supreme Knowl…
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
15
  • Class: Sri Sarada Devi and Her…
16
  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
  • Sitar Concert with Pallavi Meh…
17
  • Karma Yoga day
  • Chanting for Beginners
18
  • Sanskrit Class
  • Children's Program
  • Spiritual Talk: Pravrajika Sev…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: The Nectar of Supreme K…
21
  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Children's Program
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Atmatatt…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: The Nectar of Supreme K…
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: "The Meaning of Li…
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
  • Vigil

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Classical Sitar Concert by Pallavi Mehta
Hollywood Temple
Friday, November 16, 7:30 pm

Pallavi Mehta received her training in sitar from Guru Shri Laxmikant Bhai Doshi, renowned sarodist from Gujarat and principal of Sangeet Natya Academy, Rajkot.

Mehta started at Soor Academy in 1989 in Mumbai, India and there has been no looking back since then. The academy is a forum for music enthusiasts wanting to further their knowledge in Hindustani classical music. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #pallavimehta #sitar
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Please join Pravrajika Sevaprana in the Green House living room this Thursday evening at 7:30 pm. She will lead us in studying Sri Sarada Devi and Her Divine Play. All are welcome. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #srisaradadevi #holymother ... See MoreSee Less

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The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna is one of our treasured books. We read it every Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm. Please join us for the reading and discussion; you do not need to bring a copy with you. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #gospelofsriramakrishna ... See MoreSee Less

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Swami Sarvadevananda continues his class on the Nectar of Supreme Knowledge Tuesday evening at 7:30 pm. Why not join us? #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #yogavasistha #nectarofsupremeknowledge ... See MoreSee Less

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