Upcoming Events

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

• January 2017 • February 2017 • March 2017 • April 2017 • May 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: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Wednesday, 26 April 2017 @ 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, 27 April 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

  • Vigil

    Friday, 28 April 2017 @ 7:00 am - Saturday, 29 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, 28 April 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Led by Swami Atmavidyananda in the Green House living room.

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:40 am

    Led by Sukirtha and Nancy Walder

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 30 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 Sarvadevananda "Shankara and Advaita Vedanta"

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 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, 30 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.

  • Class: Letters of Swami Vivekananda

    Tuesday, 02 May 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    This class is led by Swami Mahayogananda.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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  • Class: The Basics of Advaita Vedanta

    Tuesday, 25 April 2017 @ 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.

  • Your Faith as a Way of Life

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Weekend Spiritual Talk by Buddhananda (James Barnett)

    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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  • Annual Members Meeting in Hollywood

    Saturday, 29 April 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • Reading: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

    Saturday, 29 April 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

    Reading of the Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

  • Video: Mahabharata

    Saturday, 29 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: "Happiness Is Yours" w/ Pravrajika Krishnaprana

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Speaker: Pravrajika Krishnaprana


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Scripture Class

    Wednesday, 26 April 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Annual Members' Meeting

    Saturday, 29 April 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    All members are urged to attend.

  • Sunday School

    Sunday, 30 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: Swmi Dhyanayogananda "The Inner Life"

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm


This week at the Vivekananda House

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  • Meditation, Singing, Retreat with Swami Sarvadevananda

    Sunday, 30 April 2017 @ 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