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What is Vedanta?

Who or What is a Guru?

How I Found a Meditation Practice?

What is Ego? Is it the “I”?

Our Locations

Hollywood

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Orange County

Bust of Swami Vivekananda at the Ramakrishna Monastery in Trabuco Canyon

Santa Barbara

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San Diego

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South Pasadena

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Our Blog

Santa Barbara Temple Closed Due to Thomas Fire
    This is a reminder that the Santa Barbara temple is closed until further notice due to the Thomas
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Swami Atmarupananda Visits Southern California this Month
We are pleased to announce that Swami Atmarupananda is returning from India and will speak at each of our centers
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A Thanksgiving Message from Swami Sarvadevananda
When we sit down at our Thanksgiving meal it is customary to thank the God of our choosing for our
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Swami Smarananandaji Maharaj Elected New President
Swami Smarananandaji Maharaj was elected as the President of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission at the meeting of the Board of
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Words of Wisdom

"In the death of the self lies the life of the heart."Imam Ja 'far al-Sadiq