March 18, 2014

Sri Ramakrishna Puja 2014 Photos, Hollywood

March 18, 2014

Shiva Ratri 2014 Photos, Hollywood

January 8, 2014

Pravrajika Varadaprana Passes Away

Varadaprana was born Doris Ludwig in Los Angeles in 1923. She was born with an innate musical talent, which she used and enjoyed her entire life. She began piano at the age of five and soon progressed to violin, organ, voice, harmonium and tabla. Her exquisite and original musical compositions were her greatest gift and are widely performed in Vedanta Societies throughout the country. While still a teenager, Doris discovered The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna at the Los Angeles Public Library and that discovery changed her life. When she turned 21, she became one of the original nuns of the Vedanta Society, joining its convent in Hollywood in 1944. She moved to the Santa Barbara convent in 1947 and remained in here until her passing.
January 1, 2014

Karma: Riding the Wheel of Opportunity Jayanti Pamela Hoye

We are all subject to the workings of Karma. Action is the nature of a universe bound by time and space. Within the context of creation Karma refers to the cause and effect mechanism operating within Prakriti (or Nature). It is the force which keeps the wheel of manifestation turning. Should this wheel stop, all action ceasing, the universe would cease also....
December 1, 2013

The Art of Listening: Part 2 Pravrajika Virajaprana

By Pravrajika Virajaprana Pravrajika Virajaprana is a nun in the San Francisco Convent. Her paper will be posted in two parts. Read Part 1 Swamiji makes […]