Upcoming Events

Coronavirus Covid-19 Update: Sunday Services and Weekday Classes Are Suspended, Bookshops Closed

Online Streaming of Services at the Hollywood Temple on our YouTube channel

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

January 2021 • February 2021 • March 2021

Our annual Puja Calendar, updated for 2020–2021 may be found here, or see the official calendar from Belur Math here.

ALL EVENTS LIVE ONLINE NOT IN PERSON

HOLLYWOOD TEMPLE
youtube.com/vedantaorg
SUNDAY SPIRITUAL TALKS 11
am

DAILY EVENING PRAYER (Arati) 6 pm
(followed by silent meditation)
Link to texts

CLASSES

Tuesdays
4:30
pm Narada’s Way of Divine Love
Swami Sarvadevananda
7:30
pm Nectar of Supreme Knowledge
Swami Sarvadevananda

Wednesdays
7:30 pm Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna

Thursdays
7:30 pm Bhagavad Gita
Swami Satyamayananda

Fridays
7:30 pm Readings from the Direct Disciples

Saturdays
10:00 am Meditation Skills for Meditators
Swami Satyamayananda
On YouTube

 

Sundays
9
10:35 am Sanskrit Class
Sukirtha Alagarswamy
On Google Meet

2:30 pm Spanish Scripture Class
Swami Dhyanayogananda
On Google Meet

SANTA BARBARA TEMPLE
SUNDAY SPIRITUAL TALKS 11
am, every other week
Talks streamed on Zoom and YouTube.

CLASSES
Wednesdays 4:30
pm Gospel of Holy Mother
Pravrajika Krishnaprana
On Zoom & YouTube
Meeting ID: 856 2229 3052, Password: 354749

Saturdays 5 pm Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna
On Zoom & YouTube
Meeting ID: 678 830 603, Password: 2xTyyx

This week at the Hollywood Temple

For this location’s full calendar click here

  • Sanskrit Class

    Sunday, 07 March 2021 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    This is a weekly online class on Sanskrit given by Sukirtha Algarswamy. All levels are welcome. This class is held on Google Meet

  • Spiritual Talk: "I Am The Destroyer of Karma" by Swami Sarvadevananda

    Sunday, 07 March 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    All classes/ lectures will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg

    Swami Sarvadevananda will be giving a talk on on how through the lord our karma can be destroyed.

  • Spanish Scripture Class by Swami Dhyanayogananda (Google Meet)

    Sunday, 07 March 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Google Meet Link : https://meet.google.com/fqe-ntph-svx

    Swami Dhyanayogananda will be leading a scripture class in Spanish over Google Meet. All are welcome to attend.

  • Class: Narada's Way of Divine Love from Swami Sarvadevananda (Livestream)

    Tuesday, 09 March 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

    This class will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg AND www.youtube.com/voiceofvedanta (If one stream is not working, please check the other.) 

    Swami Sarvadevananda leads this class in the Green House Living every Tuesday afternoon. The class is streamed live on YouTube; past classes are archived there.

  • Class: Shanti Gita from Swami Sarvadevananda

    Tuesday, 09 March 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    This class will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg  AND www.youtube.com/voiceofvedanta (If one stream is not working, please check the other.) 

    Swami Sarvadevananda leads this study of the Shanti Gita. This holy text elucidates the words and advice of Sri Krishna on how we can attain to supreme peace.

  • Meditation Class - Theory and Guided Meditation (Livestream) from Swami Satyamayananda

    Wednesday, 10 March 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    This class will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg.

    Swami Satyamayananda is giving weekly classes on the practice of meditation. This class covers the theory of meditation as well as practical advice on how one can meditate as well as guided sessions.

  • Class: Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna from Swami Sarvadevananda(Livestream)

    Wednesday, 10 March 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    This class will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg  

    This class will be given by Swami Sarvadevananda. A Read-aloud and discussion of The Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna, the words and stories of Sri Ramakrishna recorded with with an almost stenographic precision by one of his followers. A copy of the text is not necessary.

  • Shiva Ratri

    Thursday, 11 March 2021 @ 6:30 pm - Friday, 12 March 2021 @ 1:30 am

    LiveStream Link : Youtube

    We will be celebrating Shiva Ratri, the holy night of Lord Shiva. Please join us on Youtube

  • Class: The Bhagavad Gita (Livestream)

    Thursday, 11 March 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    This class will be livestreamed at www.youtube.com/vedantaorg

    Swami Satyamayananda teaches this class in the temple. The Bhagavad Gita is an essential text in Vedanta. This class uses the translation by Swami Chidbhavananda which is structured verse by verse with the Sanskrit in both devanagri and Roman transliteration as well as commentary from Sri Ramakrishna's teachings. The Swami will also refer to the Swami Prabhavananda and Christopher Isherwood translation of the Gita. All are welcome to join this ongoing class at anytime.

  • Sanskrit Chanting Class by Pravrajika Dayaprana

    Saturday, 13 March 2021 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

    Please email Pravrajika Dayaprana at Dayaprana@vedanta.org if you would like to register for her weekly chanting classes. After registering, you will receive a link in order to join on Google Meet.

    Pravrajika Dayaprana is hosting weekly online chanting classes. In these classes, you will learn how to chant various Sanskrit verses and songs as well as their meanings.


This week at the San Diego Monastery

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Talks and classes are suspended during July and August.


This week at the Santa Barbara Temple

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  • Satsang-Tea & Chat with Krishnaprana

    Monday, 08 March 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

    For details contact sbnews@vedanta.org.

  • Vespers Streamed on YouTube

    Tuesday, 09 March 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    On Tuesdays Vespers will be streamed from the Santa Barbara Temple, on YouTube. A period of silent meditation will follow.

  • Shivaratri Worship

    Thursday, 11 March 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Shivaratri will be celebrated by worship conducted in three watches from 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm. Join us on YouTube.


This week at the Trabuco Canyon Monastery

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  • Vida Espiritual Según Escrituras Hindúes

    Sunday, 07 March 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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

    meet.google.com/bqh-vzex-xxp 

  • Satsanga with The Trabuco Brothers

    Monday, 08 March 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Swami Dhyanayogananda will continue his classes on  Sri Krishna's teachings, "Treasures from the Song of God", from the Bhagavad Gita. The class will be held at 7:30 P.M. via Google Meet.

    https://meet.google.com/xpi-ytoe-sgo


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.