Upcoming Events

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

April 2018 • May 2018 • June 2018 • July 2018

Our annual Puja Calendar, updated for 2018–2019, may be found here, or see the official calendar from Belur Math here.

This week at the Hollywood Temple

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  • Class: Upanishadic Meditation

    Tuesday, 19 June 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Swami Mahayogananda leads this class.

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

  • Class: "The World Is Not Enough"

    Thursday, 21 June 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Swami Vedarupananda leads this class in the temple.

  • Class: Living Inspiration of Swami Saradananda

    Friday, 22 June 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swamis Atmavidyananda and Atmatattwananda in the Green House living room.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by senior Sanskrit students

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 24 June 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 Vedarupananda "Unity in Diversity"

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 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, 24 June 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.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • Swadhyaya — Practice of Self-Study

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by Carolyn Belko, Senior Level Iyengar Yoga Instructor

    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, 23 June 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reading of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

  • Video: Ramayana

    Saturday, 23 June 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    Episodes of the Ramayna will be shown at the Convent. Ramayana is an ancient Indian epic poem which narrates the struggle of the divine prince Rama to rescue his wife Sita from the demon king Ravana.

  • Spiritual Talk: Vacations - Inner and Outer

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Pravrajika Vrajaprana


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 20 June 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Brahmavidyananda "Vedic India—Modern America"

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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

  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 24 June 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.


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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  • Antaryoga Retreat for Inner Communion

    Saturday, 23 June 2018 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

    Meditation on Taittiriya Upanishad, Part 3. Contact Pravrajika Dayaprana by June 21 at dayaprana@vedanta.org or (323) 960-1729, ext. 88 to make a reservation. She can answer questions, and provide car-pooling information. 

  • Meditation

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

  • Spiritual Talk: Swami Arupeshananda "Metaphysical Thermodynamics"

    Sunday, 24 June 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm