Welcome to Berkeley Temple2019-01-21T20:57:34+00:00



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

The SRF International Headquarters are located in Los Angeles, California.

Events & Activities

  Weekly:  Announcements | Events Fliers:  Events       Minister Visits:
  Quarterly:  Main Calendar | Special Events:  Activities         February  2 – 3  |  14 – 17


Young Adults Group

The Young Adults Group  is a vibrant mix of devotees between the ages of 18-39. coming together for spiritual fellowship, companionship, and service opportunities. Meetings are usually held once a month and run from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 

There are also periodic special events, excursions, and spiritual retreats to enjoy.  continue.. 


The New East Bay Temple Fundraising Campaign

God's Boatman_colorAs more seekers are finding their way to the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda through SRF centers and temples, Berkeley Temple is currently in need of keeping pace with the influx of new members.

Needing to leave our former Richmond Temple property of nearly 40 years in 2012, we are searching for a new permanent spiritual ‘hive’ for the Greater Bay Area.

To accomplish this goal the New East Bay Temple Fundraising Campaign has been established. 

To be taken to the Fundraising  page – please click/tap this button. 

What Is Yoga, Really?

monk-sitting-and-readingMost of us are accustomed to looking outside of ourselves for fulfillment. We are living in a world that conditions us to believe that outer attainments can give us what we want.

Yet again and again our experiences show us that nothing external can completely fulfill the deep longing within for “something more.”    continue…