Hollywood Temple

Our Hollywood location is home to a temple, a monastery, a convent, bookshop, library, and the society’s administrative offices. Our ministers, Swami Sarvadevananda and Swami Sarvapriyanda 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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February 2017

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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: Vivekananda's Insp…
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  • Teachings of Ramakrishna'…
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  • Ram Nam
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadev…
  • Sunday School
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: "Drugs, Hypnosis a…
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  • Teachings of Ramakrishna'…
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  • Kirtan
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Vedarupa…
  • Sunday School
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: Vivekananda's Insp…
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  • Vigil
  • Teachings of Ramakrishna'…
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  • Karma Yoga Day
  • Chanting for Beginners
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Spiritual Talk: Pravrajika Sev…
  • Sunday School
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad
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  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrish…
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  • Class: "The Vision Quest&…
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  • Shiva Ratri
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  • Chanting for Beginners
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  • Sanskrit Class
  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Mahayoga…
  • Sunday School
  • Vida Espiritual Según Escritu…
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  • Class: Katha Upanishad

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The remodeled and reorganized and re-catalogued library is finally ready to open! We need one or two more volunteers to staff it, issue books, re-shelve books, etc. Please let us know if you are willing to serve as a volunteer librarian.

Library hours will be before and after the Sunday talks. Lending privileges are for Vedanta Society members only. Not a member? Find out about becoming at vedanta.org.
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We have our Bhakti Yoga class today, Sunday Feb. 18, at 4:30 pm at the Malibu Temple. Everyone is welcome! We are reading Vivekananda's book "Bhakti Yoga." Hope to see you there! ... See MoreSee Less

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Pravrajika Sevaprana's topic for this Sunday's spiritual talk is "Do You Feel for Others?" Talk begins at 11 and all are welcome.
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Swami Sarvadevananda is participating in this event and will speak during the afternoon panel, 1–3 pm. ... See MoreSee Less

Beyond the Veil: Life After Death

February 25, 2017, 10:00am - February 25, 2017, 3:00pm

Join us for a fascinating exploration ofhow differ...

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