Berkeley Temple is a branch of Self-Realization Fellowship, the international spiritual and
humanitarian organization founded in 1920 by Paramahansa Yogananda, author of the spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi.

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Minister Visit Dates:


March 7 – 9  /  19 – 22   |    April 9 – 12  /  24 – 26    |    May 14 – 17

Temple News

Our New Temple in Walnut Creek

All is going well with the final stages of acquiring the property. 

The slideshow of the Walnut Creek site is available here: Slide Presentation.

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SRF News


Paramahansa Yogananda 

The pioneering father of Yoga in the West, Yogananda has uplifted the lives of millions through his Self-Realization Fellowship teachings.

His Life . . .



A Beginner’s Meditation

Discover the peace and divine consciousness that meditation brings.

Getting Started . . .



Kriya Yoga Path of Meditation

Discover the sacred science of Kriya Yoga meditation known for millennia to the yogis and sages of India.

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Young Adults Group

The Young Adults Group is a vibrant mix of SRF devotees between the ages of 18-39. 

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Lessons for Home Study

Paramahansa Yogananda’s Lessons on meditation and spiritual living. 

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