Hollywood Temple

Our Hollywood location is home to a temple, a monastery, a convent, bookshop, library, and the society’s administrative offices. Our minister, Swami Sarvadevananda, and other monks reside in the Hollywood monastery.

The temple is open daily to the public from morning meditation through evening classes. Daily puja, worship, is observed at 12:00 noon every day. Daily arati, vespers, is at 6:00 pm. We also host Sunday morning spiritual talks, Sunday School, scripture and chanting classes, kirtans, karma yoga days, and special pujas.

Contact Information

Hours:

6:30am to 7:00pm daily

Puja (Worship) Noon daily

Arati (Vespers) 6:00pm daily

Bookstore:

Phone: (323) 465-7114
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00am to 12:30pm
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Sunday 10:00am to 11:00am
Noon to 5:00pm
CLOSED WEDNESDAYS

Closed Wednesdays, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.

Calendar of Events

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August 2017

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Kirtan with Swami Nirvanananda
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadev…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Chanting for Beginners
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Vedarupa…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Mahayoga…
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  • Class: Upanishadic Meditation
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Vigil
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  • Chanting for Beginners
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Sunday School
  • Spiritual Talk: Pravrajika Sev…
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  • Class: Upanishadic Meditation
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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This Tuesday evening and next, August 22 and 29, Swami Mahayogananda is teaching a two-session course on Upanishadic Meditation. Class begins at 7:30 and all are welcome. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #mahayogananda #upanishadicmeditation #meditation ... See MoreSee Less

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"Birth, Rebirth and No Birth" is Swami Mahayogananda's topic for his spiritual talk this Sunday morning. Sunday School will be in session during the talk so you can drop the children off before entering the temple. Come early for Sanskrit class at 9:00 am. As always, all are welcome. Here is a link to the Swami's most recent talk. #vedantorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #mahayogananda #rebirth #sundayschool #sanskritclass

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Practice Karma Yoga with us this Saturday, August 19. As usual, we will meet by the bookshop at 9:00 am and end our labor for noon worship before enjoy prasad lunch in the monastery with the nuns, monks and karma yogis. Latecomers are welcome. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #karmayoga ... See MoreSee Less

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Swami Sarvadevananda is our guide into The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna Wednesday evening at 7:30 pm. All are welcome. #vedantaorg #advaitavedanta #ramakrishna #sarvedevananda ... See MoreSee Less

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