Trabuco Canyon Monastery

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT:

The monastery is presently open for public lectures on Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ONLY. The grounds, including the bookstore, will remain open during the same time. MASK IS REQUIRED.

From Monday to Saturday the monastery will remain CLOSED.

Honey sales and some bookstore shopping will be available by appointment only. To make an appointment, please call 949-326-3067 between the hours of 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Shrine, trails, and all grounds (except bookstore) will be CLOSED. Mask is required. Hand sanitizer will be available.

DISCLAIMER: Availability is limited and subject to change based on County/State Health Codes.

The monastery sits atop 40 acres of largely undeveloped rolling hills in Trabuco Canyon. The monks maintain the buildings and grounds of the monastery which include a shrine, a shrine trail honoring the world’s major religions, and a bookstore.

The monastery runs a service project called Holy Mother Mission that gives service to the needy. It is run by the monks and devotees of the monastery.

Contact Information

Visiting Hours: The Monastery is Temporarily Closed (including the grounds)

Bookstore:

APPOINTMENT ONLY

Monastery Etiquette

Please help us maintain the spiritual atmosphere of the Monastery.

  • Respect the silence
  • Suitable dress and demeanor are required
  • No picnics
  • No littering
  • No dogs
  • No bicycles
  • Restrict your cellphone use to the parking lot
  • No photo shooting on Monastery premises

The shrine trail may be closed during rainy season

Calendar of Events

November 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • Satsanga with The Trabuco Brothers
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  • Sunday Talk: Encountering the Great Goddess - Swami Satyamayananda
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  • Satsanga with The Trabuco Brothers
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  • Sunday Talk: Why Do I Put Up with This? - Swami Arupeshananda
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  • Satsanga with The Trabuco Brothers
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  • Sunday Talk | The Vedas: Perennial Source of Bliss - Swami Sarvadevananda
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  • Satsanga with The Trabuco Brothers
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  • Sunday Talk: True Transformation Comes From Within - Swami Dhyanayogananda
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Watch recorded talks and lectures delivered at Trabuco Canyon.

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