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Easter Sunday Services: April 20

EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE
6:30 am—Christ worship
7:30 am—Prasad breakfast

EASTER LECTURE
11:00 am to 12:00 noon
Learning from Jesus
Pravrajika Vrajaprana

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Antaryoga Retreat Piñon Hills, Saturday April 19, 2014

Antaryoga Retreat RETREAT FOR INNER COMMUNION Meditation on “The Sermon on the Mount” Saturday April 19, 2014 9:30 am – 4:00 pm Vedanta Retreat, Piñon Hills  “Religion is a continuing fact in human life. The prescriptions of the Sermon on the Mount can be and are lived today.” This retreat provides the chance to do ourREAD MORE

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Karma Yoga Saturday April 19, 2014

Join us for our monthly Karma Yoga in Hollywood Saturday April 19 at 9:00 am, in front of the bookshop. We have two exciting opportunities for service: 1) prepping the new home for the Vedanta Archives for painting, and 2) cleaning in the Temple, Greenhouse and Puja Kitchen. We will work until 12:30, have someREAD MORE

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Hanuman Jayanti Celebration
Saturday April 12, 2014, Hollywood

Join us for Hanuman Jayanti Celebration on Saturday April 12, 2014, Hollywood

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Sri Ramakrishna Puja 2014 Photos, Hollywood

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Shiva Ratri 2014 Photos, Hollywood

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Applying Buddhism and Vedanta in the Workplace
Retreat in San Diego on Sunday April 6, 2014

Join Buddhist Nun Karma Lekshe Tsomo and Vedanta Nun Pravrajika Saradeshaprana for retreat at the San Diego Monastery on Sunday April 6. During this retreat the presenters will explore methods through which we can bring our spiritual practices into the work environment. Retreat Schedule 10:00 AM to 11:20 AM – Session 1: Practicing Buddhism inREAD MORE

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Retreat Saturday March 22, Piñon Hills

ANTARYOGA RETREAT RETREAT FOR INNER COMMUNION Meditation on The Life of Sri Ramakrishna and Singing March 22 (Saturday) 2014 9:30 ~ 4:00 PM Vedanta Retreat, Piñon Hills This retreat provides the chance to do our own Sadhana through silence. We try to contemplate on the episodes in the life of Sri Ramakrishna. In this Retreat,READ MORE

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Kirtan in Hollywood – Saturday March 22, 7:30pm

Please join us and chant with Vedanta singers and Robert “Ram” Smith along with singers from Ananda Sangha.   www.anandala.org.   Kirtan will be followed by refreshments.  Feel free to share this and invite all.

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Antaryoga: Retreat for Inner Communion – Saturday March 22nd

  March 22nd (Saturday) 2013 9:30 am –4:00 pm Vedanta Retreat, Piñon Hills See flyer here “Meditation on The Life of Sri Ramakrishna and Singing”  This retreat provides the chance to do our own Sadhana through silence. We try to contemplate on the episodes in the life of Sri Ramakrishna. In this Retreat, through the UpanishadsREAD MORE

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Karma Yoga Saturday March 15th, 9am

Join us for our monthly Karma Yoga in Hollywood Saturday March 15 at 9:00 am, in front of the bookshop. We will have a number of projects including gardening, convent maintenance, and repair/painting of the Temple stairway railings. We will work until 12:30, have some time for meditation and then have a hearty lunch at 1:20 in theREAD MORE

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Hollywood Convent goes Solar

The nuns of the Vedanta Society Sarada Convent in Hollywood have installed solar panels on the roof to help provide electric power for the convent. Read more about it in this report.

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Shiva Ratri, Thursday February 27, 6 pm-1:30 am

Shiva Ratri, the “Night of Shiva”, will be celebrated in the Hollywood Temple on Thursday, February 27, beginning at 6 pm. Vigil is kept on this holy night through four separate worships and intervening watches. Worshippers fast, meditate, pray and sing throughout the night. The holy mantra “Om Namah Shivaya” is repeated and hymns ofREAD MORE

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Ramakrishna Puja: Monday, March 3

11:00am—Puja, bhajans
12:30pm—Flower offering
12:45pm—Homa fire
1:30pm— Prasad lunch
6:00pm— Relic vespers

All are welcome to attend.

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Shiva Ratri: Thursday, February 27

Shiva Ratri, the “Night of Shiva”, will be celebrated in Santa Barbara Temple on Thursday, February 27, beginning at 6:00pm.

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Kirtan in Hollywood, Saturday February 15, 7:30 pm

Please join us for an evening of devotional chanting and camaraderie. Kirtan will be followed by refreshments. Vedanta Kirtan—A Donation-Free Spiritual Camaraderie Initiative Free Parking in Vedanta Society Parking Lot. Free street parking around the center but please watch for parking restrictions.

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Karma Yoga Saturday February 15, 9:30 am

Join us for Karma Yoga Saturday, February 15th for Temple Cleaning and Maintenance Please volunteer for the Karma Yoga Group at the Hollywood Temple from 9:30 am to 4 pm. We accomplished so much during our January Garden project and the group had a great time together as well. On this upcoming Saturday, we’ll beREAD MORE

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2/15 – Saturday night Kirtan, 7:30pm

Our monthly Kirtan will take place on Saturday, February 15th at at 7:30pm. Come for an evening of chanting with Vedanta singers and special guests. Refreshments to follow. All are welcome!

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2/15 – Karma Yoga day, 10am-4pm rsvp

Join us for Karma Yoga Saturday, February 15th for Temple Cleaning and Maintenance Please volunteer for the Karma Yoga Group in the Temple from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. We accomplished so much during our January Garden project and the group had a great time together as well. On this upcoming Saturday, we’ll be doingREAD MORE

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Retreat: Worship: Its Meaning and How to Do It as a Spiritual Practice

The February retreat will be held in the Pavilion (next to the Temple) on Saturday, February 15, from 10:00am to 2:30pm. The retreat will be on “Worship: Its Meaning and How to Do It as a Spiritual Practice”, and will be led by Swami Harinamananda from our San Diego center.

Please bring 20 flowers (4 big and 16 small), and a bag lunch.

To sign up, call 805-969-5697.

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