Upcoming Events

Our monthly bulletin, which includes all five centers, in pdf format:

• December 2016 • January 2017 • February 2017 • March 2017 • April 2017

Our annual Puja Calendar may be found here, or see the official calendar from Belur Math here.

This week at the Hollywood Temple

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  • Class: Swami Atmarupananda "The Upanishads"

    Tuesday, 28 March 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 29 March 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Read-aloud and discussion of The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna with Swami Atmarupananda. A copy of the text is not necessary.

  • Class: "What Is Consciousness?"

    Thursday, 30 March 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    This class is taught by Swami Vedarupananda

  • Vigil

    Friday, 31 March 2017 @ 7:00 am - Saturday, 01 April 2017 7:00 am

    During Vigil, members take turns in scheduled shifts to sit in the inner shrine chanting "Jai Sri Ramakrishna" continuously for 24 hours.

  • Teachings of Ramakrishna's Disciples

    Friday, 31 March 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swami Atmavidyananda in the Green House living room.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by Sukirtha and Nancy Walder

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Sunday school is for children ages 6 and up while their parents attend the spiritual talk.

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Yogeshananda "The Life of Swami Sidheshwarananda"

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Talks are in the temple. This Sunday's talk will be followed by a book signing.

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Class in Spanish led by Swami Dhyanayogananda (a native Spanish speaker) in person or via live video conference.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • Spiritual Retreat led by Swami Atmarupananda

    Friday, 31 March 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Swami Atmarupananda
    Visiting from Belur Math Headquarters, India

    Please bring your own lunch. (Light refreshment will also be provided.)
    Participants may attend either or both retreats.
    No registration is required.

    Friday, March 31
    Sri Ramakrishna and Our Threefold Ideal
    The ideals given us in Sri Ramakrishna, Mother, and Swamiji

    Saturday, April 1
    The Gita and the Paths of Disengagement and Engagement
    Two paths, equally valid—Forgetting the world and engaging in it: The dynamics and requirements of each, who might wish to follow one or the other, and the respective benefits.

           Both Retreats will follow this schedule:     
    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Session 1
    11:00 AM to 11:20 AM – Break
    11:20 AM to 12:30 PM – Session 2
    12:30 PM to 1:30 PM – Sack Lunch
    1:30 PM to   2:30 PM – Session 3

  • Spiritual Retreat led by Swami Atmarupananda

    Saturday, 01 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Swami Atmarupananda
    Visiting from Belur Math Headquarters, India

    Please bring your own lunch. (Light refreshment will also be provided.)
    Participants may attend either or both retreats.
    No registration is required.

    Friday, March 31
    Sri Ramakrishna and Our Threefold Ideal
    The ideals given us in Sri Ramakrishna, Mother, and Swamiji

    Saturday, April 1
    The Gita and the Paths of Disengagement and Engagement
    Two paths, equally valid—Forgetting the world and engaging in it: The dynamics and requirements of each, who might wish to follow one or the other, and the respective benefits.

           Both Retreats will follow this schedule:     
    10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Session 1
    11:00 AM to 11:20 AM – Break
    11:20 AM to 12:30 PM – Session 2
    12:30 PM to 1:30 PM – Sack Lunch
    1:30 PM to   2:30 PM – Session 3


This week at the Santa Barbara Temple

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  • Reading: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Saturday, 01 April 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reading of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

  • Video: Mahabharata

    Saturday, 01 April 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Episodes of the Mahabharata will be shown at the Convent. This great Indian epic, which includes the Bhagavad-Gita, tells the story of the descendents of the great King Bharata.

  • Spiritual Talk: "Letting Go" w/Swami Vedarupananda

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Swami Vedarupananda


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 29 March 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Sunday school is for children ages 5 and up while their parents attend the lecture.

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Atmarupananda

    Sunday, 02 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


This week at the Vivekananda House

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We host afternoon retreats on select Sundays once or twice a month.