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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April 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Harinama…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class CANCELLED: Gospel of Sri…
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  • Class: The Divinity of Man
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
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  • Chanting for Beginners
  • Ram Nam
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadev…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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10
  • Class: Katha Upanishad
11
  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • 2:30 met with deacon Danny
  • Class: Swami Vivekananda'…
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  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
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15
  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Dr. Debiprosad…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
18
  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
19
  • Special Guest Lecture: Swami A…
20
  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
21
  • Karma Yoga day
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Pravrajika Sev…
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: "The Question of F…
27
  • Class: Living Inspiration of S…
  • Vigil
28
  • Interfaith Retreat: On the Bel…
29
  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Atmarupa…
  • Buddha Birthday Program
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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Interfaith Retreat: Establishing the Beloved Community—This Saturday April 28, Hollywood Temple - mailchi.mp/vedanta/annual-members-meeting-saturday-sunday-spiritual-talks-retreat-1092013 ... See MoreSee Less

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TONIGHT! All are invited to join Swami Sarvadevanandaji as he continues his class on the classic text, the Katha Upanishad. 7:30 PM. 🙏🕉🙏 ... See MoreSee Less

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Reminder: TONIGHT! KIrtan with special guests Devahuti and David Hathaway! See flyer for details. 🙏 ... See MoreSee Less

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All are invited to join Pravrajika Sevaprana as she explores the question below in her Sunday talk tomorrow at 11AM. Before that, at 9:30AM, if you'd like, you can come for a Sanskrit class. We also have an ongoing Scripture Class in Spanish at 2:30PM with Swami Dhyanayogananda. 🕉️ ... See MoreSee Less

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