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What is Ego? Is it the “I”?

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Bust of Swami Vivekananda at the Ramakrishna Monastery in Trabuco Canyon

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Our Blog

Kali Immersion, Sunday, November 3, Balboa
Note: The date and time have been changed from the October bulletin & a reservation is required.   The image
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Kali Puja, Sunday, October 27, in Hollywood
All are invited to join us for our annual honoring of the Divine Mother in the form of Kali. Evening
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“Devi” Kumiko Debbie Inoue 1931–2019
We are sorry to let you know that longtime devotee Kumiko Debbie Inoue, known to us as Devi, left her
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“Shanti” Gail Dimitroff 1935–2019
We are sorry to let you know that longtime devotee and Vedanta Society member Shanti Gail Dimitroff left her body
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Words of Wisdom

"One who sees all beings in the Self, and the Self in all beings, hates none."Isha Upanishad