Trabuco Canyon Monastery

The monastery sits atop 40 acres of largely undeveloped rolling hills in Trabuco Canyon. The monks maintain the buildings and grounds of the monastery which include a shrine, a shrine trail honoring the world’s major religions, and a bookstore.

The monastery runs a service project called Holy Mother Mission that gives service to the needy. It is run by the monks and devotees of the monastery.

Contact Information

Visiting Hours:

Daily, including weekends
9–11 am, 3–5 pm
Gate is locked outside visiting hours

The Monastery, the shrine, and the shrine trail remain closed outside visiting hours.

Bookstore:

Monday–Friday, 9–11 am, 3–5 pm
Closed Tuesdays

Saturday–Sunday, 10 am–5 pm, Bookshop only.
The Monastery remains closed outside visiting hours.

Monastery Etiquette

Please help us maintain the spiritual atmosphere of the Monastery.

  • Respect the silence
  • Suitable dress and demeanor are required
  • No picnics
  • No littering
  • No dogs
  • No bicycles
  • Restrict your cellphone use to the parking lot
  • No photo shooting on Monastery premises

The shrine trail may be closed during rainy season

Calendar of Events

View weekly events

November 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Harinamananda "Indian Mythology"
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes
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  • Scripture Class
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  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Ishadyhanananda "Less Is More"
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes
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  • Scripture Class
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  • Swami Parameshananda's trip
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  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadevananda "Kali the Mother"
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes
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  • Scripture Class
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  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Brahmavidyananda "Evolution—the Drive from Within"
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes
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  • Scripture Class
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Watch recorded talks and lectures delivered at Trabuco Canyon.

Facebook Posts

Dear Friends,

As promised, here are the 𝟑𝟓 𝒘𝒂𝒚𝒔 𝒕𝒐 𝒉𝒆𝒍𝒑 𝒚𝒐𝒖 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒅 𝒂 𝒔𝒑𝒊𝒓𝒊𝒕𝒖𝒂𝒍 𝒍𝒊𝒇𝒆 𝒘𝒊𝒕𝒉 𝑮𝒐𝒅, shared with you by Swami Dhyanayogananda in his lecture: “Muscling It Through”.
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