The meditation begins with the SRF Energization Exercises which were developed by Paramahansa Yogananda. Participation is optional.
NEBT Visualization Program
Sunday, July 7 | 12:30 – 1:30 pm
Everyone is invited to attend a special program where we will learn how the simple yet powerful practices outlined in the “Ten Keys to Realizing Our Dreams and Goals,” developed by Br. Balandanda, can help us concentrate our thoughts, prayers, and visualizations for the New East Bay Temple.
The program will be led by lay-disciples.
Young Adult Picnic
Sunday, July 7 | 1:30 – 4:30 pm
Veggie hot dogs will be provided
Everyone is asked to kindly bring a dessert, beverage, or side dish to share
Thursday, July 18 | Service 8:00 pm | Meditation 7:00 pm | Main Chapel
Satsanga is a term used to describe a ‘coming together for Truth’.
At Berkeley Temple the Satsanga Service is an opportunity for members to receive answers to their pre-written spiritual questions which will be addressed by our ministers during the monthly Satsanga Services.
Pre-written questions may be submitted in one of two ways:
1. Placed in the box located in the back of the Main Chapel titled Satsanga Questions.
2. By using the form at berkeleytemple.org.
All questions will be considered and answered at the minister’s discretion
Temple Picnic Potluck
Saturday, July 20 | Noon – 4:00 pm | Tilden Park
The annual picnic is a favorite opportunity to get together in a casual setting and enjoy the company of our SRF spiritual family and friends.
For the potluck please bring a vegetarian main dish, salad, dessert, or drinks. The temple will provide veggie franks & burgers.
For registration and more information visit the SRF website
SRF Lessons New Edition
This greatly enhanced and expanded edition of the Self-Realization Fellowship Lessons is now available. This new edition contains a wealth of additional material from Paramahansaji’s writings and classes, including clearer and more detailed instruction on the SRF meditation techniques and many other subjects.
For those of you who are already a graduate of the SRF Lessons, the availability of the revised Lessons presents a unique opportunity to renew one’s relationship with the Guru and study of the SRF teachings.
All SRF members will be sent an email linked to their personal SRF account with instructions on how to receive the new lessons.
Prayer Requests, Suggestions, & Volunteer Sign-up Boxes for Prayer Request, Suggestions, and Volunteer Sign-up sheets
are located in the back of the chapel.
Satsanga Questions Monthly Satsanga Services are held on Thursday evenings at 8:00 pm
which address pre-submitted questions concerning the spiritual path which are answered by our ministers.
Questions can be placed in the Main Chapel box at the back of the chapel
or submitted online at: Satsanga Questions
If you would like to look ahead to more temple events,
our Temple Calendar is available here.