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Day of Pluralism: Resilient Los Angeles
Swami Satyamayananda, Pravrajika Saradeshaprana and Swami Mahayogananda attended the Day of Pluralism at Los Angeles City Hall on April 9th,
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Movement, Music, and Mantra Meditation: A Hindu-Catholic Dialogue Event
The Los Angeles Hindu-Catholic Dialogue, with which the Vedanta Society is affiliated, presents a program of Movement, Music, and Mantra
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Annual Members Meeting, April 27 in Hollywood
The annual members’ meeting of the Vedanta Society is Saturday, April 27 at 4 pm. We encourage members to attend.
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Truth–Satyam, a Talk by Pravrajika Sevaprana
Pravrajika Sevaprana gave this talk in the Hollywood Temple on November 18, 2018.   Truth--Satyam In Hinduism, Truth is defined as
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Words of Wisdom

"Forget about likes and dislikes. They are of no consequence. Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness."George Bernard Shaw