Upcoming Events

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

February 2018 • March 2018 • April 2018 • May 2018

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: "The Question of Food"

    Thursday, 26 April 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Swami Vedarupananda gives this class.

  • Vigil

    Friday, 27 April 2018 @ 7:00 am - Saturday, 28 April 2018 @ 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.

  • Class: Living Inspiration of Swami Saradananda

    Friday, 27 April 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swami Atmavidyananda in the Green House living room.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by senior Sanskrit students

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 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 Atmarupananda "Brahman Revealed in Everyone's Experience"

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Swami Atmarupananda is visiting from the Vedanta Society of Greater Houston. Talks are in the temple and are often followed by a Q & A session in the Green House living room, adjacent to the bookshop.

  • Buddha Birthday Program

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

    Celebrating the life of Buddha closing with bathing Buddha at 1:30.

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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

  • Class:

    Tuesday, 01 May 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 02 May 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • Scripture Class

    Tuesday, 24 April 2018 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm

    Reading and discussion of the Panchadashi, an Advaita text.

  • Evolution: Going Deeper into Our Practice

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by Swami Brahmmavidyananda

    Program includes music and spiritual talk, usually followed by a brief Q&A period.

    All are welcome to share in a guided group worship in the shrine room beginning at 10 AM, preceding most weekend programs. This guided worship may be suspended when there is a special program or when the resident swami is out of town.

    NOTE ON PROGRAM CHANGE
    In order to accommodate the busy schedules of the swamis and ensure that we may benefit from their holy company, we will have “Weekend Spiritual Talks” at 11:00 AM. The talks will be on either Saturday or Sunday. Please consult the program schedule each month. The Monastery’s regular Sunday program is suspended.


This week at the Santa Barbara Temple

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  • Reading: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Saturday, 28 April 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reading of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

  • Video: Mahabharata

    Saturday, 28 April 2018 @ 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: Seeing the Living Photos of Sri Ramakrishna

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Swami Harinamananda


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Atmavidyananda "Our Nonsense Organs"

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 29 April 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

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

  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 02 May 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This week at the Vivekananda House

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


This week at the Piñon Hills Retreat

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We host retreats on select weekend days once a month or so.