Upcoming Events

Our monthly bulletin, which includes all five centers, in pdf format:

November 2017 • December 2017 • January 2018 • February 2018

Our annual Puja Calendar may be found here, or see the official calendar from Belur Math here.

This week at the Hollywood Temple

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  • Class: Swami Vivekananda's Inspired Talks

    Thursday, 18 January 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Pravajika Sevaprana leads this discussion class in the Green House living room.

  • Class: Living Inspiration of Swami Saradananda

    Friday, 19 January 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swami Atmavidyananda in the Green House living room.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by Sukirtha and Nancy Walder

  • Swami Brahmananda Puja

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    10 AM Worship, Homa Fire, Prasad
    2:30 PM Special Program
    5:30 PM Talk by Swami Sarvadevananda
    6 PM Special Arati

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Sunday school is for children ages 6 and up while their parents attend the spiritual talk.

  • Spiritual Talk:

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Talks are in the temple and are often followed by a Q & A session in the Green House living room, adjacent to the bookshop.

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Class in Spanish led by Swami Dhyanayogananda (a native Spanish speaker) in person or via live video conference.

  • Class:

    Tuesday, 23 January 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 24 January 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Read-aloud and discussion of The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna with Swami
    A copy of the text is not necessary.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • The Power of Speech: Mantra

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by Dr. Stinaneshwar Timasina, Professor at San Diego State University.

    Program includes music and spiritual talk, usually followed by a brief Q&A period.

    All are welcome to share in a guided group worship in the shrine room beginning at 10 AM, preceding most weekend programs. This guided worship may be suspended when there is a special program or when the resident swami is out of town.

    NOTE ON PROGRAM CHANGE
    In order to accommodate the busy schedules of the swamis and ensure that we may benefit from their holy company, we will have “Weekend Spiritual Talks” at 11:00 AM. The talks will be on either Saturday or Sunday. Please consult the program schedule each month. The Monastery’s regular Sunday program is suspended.


This week at the Santa Barbara Temple

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  • Brahmananda Puja

    Friday, 19 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Annual celebration of Swami Brahmananda's birthday.
    Puja followed by a special homa fire and prasad lunch

  • Reading: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Saturday, 20 January 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reading of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

  • Video: Mahabharata

    Saturday, 20 January 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Episodes of the Mahabharata will be shown at the Convent. This great Indian epic, which includes the Bhagavad-Gita, tells the story of the descendents of the great King Bharata.

  • Spiritual Talk: "Coping with the World" w/ Pravrajika Krishnaprana

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Pravrajika Krishnaprana


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Sunday school is for children ages 5 and up while their parents attend the lecture.

  • Spiritual Talk:

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 21 January 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Class in Spanish led by Swami Dhyanayogananda (a native Spanish speaker) in person or via live video conference.

  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 24 January 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This week at the Vivekananda House

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We host afternoon retreats on select Sundays once or twice a month.


This week at the Piñon Hills Retreat

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We host retreats on select weekend days once a month or so.