Upcoming Events

This week at the Hollywood Temple

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  • Ram Nam

    Saturday, 03 December 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

    Worship and food offering to Ram with chanting and singing of Ramnam Sankirtan, bhajans, and Hanuman Chalisa followed by prasad supper and satsang. All are welcome.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by Sukirtha and Nancy Walder

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Sarvadevananda "Holy Mother"

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Talks are in the temple and are often followed by a Q & A session in the Green House living room, adjacent to the bookshop.

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 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: Katha Upanishad

    Tuesday, 06 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Swami Sarvadevananda teaches this class.

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 07 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

  • Class: Vivekananda's Inspired Talks

    Thursday, 08 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Pravrajika Sevaprana leads this class in the Green House living room.

  • Teachings of Ramakrishna's Disciples

    Friday, 09 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swami Atmavidyananda in the Green House living room.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • TBA

    Saturday, 03 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by

    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.

  • TBA

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by

    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.

  • Class: Vedanta Sara, The Basics of Advaita Vedanta

    Tuesday, 06 December 2016 @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

    Swami Harinamananda
    Vedanta Sara: The Basics of Advaita Vedanta
    An informal class to understand and reflect on the principles and practices of Advaita Vedanta.


This week at the Santa Barbara Temple

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  • Saturday Class: "Self-Knowledge (Atmabodha)" w/ Swami Sarvapriyananda

    Saturday, 03 December 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Continuation of Swami Sarvapriyananda's monthly class

  • Spiritual Talk: "The Two Birds" w/ Swami Sarvapriyananda

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Swami Sarvapriyananda


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Spiritual Talk: Pravrajika Sevaprana "The Necessity of Spiritual Practice"

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 07 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


This week at the Vivekananda House

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  • Meditation, Singing, Retreat with Swami Sarvadevananda

    Sunday, 04 December 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    4:00 pm Meditation and Singing Retreat
    6:00 pm Reading and Discussion of Conversations and Dialogues of Swami Vivekananda


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

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