Announcements2019-10-04T19:23:50-07:00

Spring Comes to 2317 Buena Vista Avenue

A small collection of photos to show everyone how our soon-to-be Temple home is transforming with Spring.

The arch is in full bloom with Wisteria, the Wiegela bushes have been lighting up the parking areas, and one small, deep red rose – soon to be many, at the entrance greeting all who enter. 

All the areas will welcome the talented hands of Master’s devotees who will enhance, transform, and bring sustainability to the gardens, lawns, and future gathering places of our new home.

Click here for Spring Comes to 2317 Buena Vista Avenue.

SRF Online Inspirational Services

March 20, 2020

During the current difficult times—in which SRF temples, centers, and groups have had to temporarily cancel Sunday services—we will be offering inspirational services online. Through the services presented here, you can join Paramahansa Yogananda’s worldwide spiritual family in weekly divine fellowship.  

Each inspirational service will be posted for an entire week and then replaced the following weekend with a new talk. If you subscribe to our Newsletter you will receive an email notification when the new video has been posted. 

 

 

A Meditation Led by Brother Chidananda

March 13, 2020

 

COVID-19 Outbreak and Temple Services

At this time all temple meditations and inspirational services

have been cancelled until further notice.

Please read the SRF Mother Center statement regarding the decision to suspend services.

San Damiano Retreat

Due to the Covid 19 pandemic precautions the San Damiano Retreat is cancelled for 2020.

 

 

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SRF Online Meditation Center

“Group meditation is a castle that protects the new spiritual aspirants as well as the veteran meditators.
Meditating together increases the degree of Self-realization of each member of the group by
the law of invisible vibratory exchange of group magnetism.”

                                                                           – Paramahansa Yogananda

 

Yogananda Seva Sign-Up

To participate in the online group meditations, sign-up with the international community of SRF members, Yogananda Seva  or on the SRF website.

Calendar of Online Meditation Services

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Meditations and Study Groups  |   Monday – Saturday

Join devotees around the globe for daily online group Meditations and Scripture Studies via the newly established online SRF Meditation Center.

Daily group meditations, SRF Lessons and Scripture Study groups are now available for SRF members and friends around the world.

All sessions are scheduled in Pacific Time.

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Meditations

ONE-HOUR MEDITATIONS with ENERGIZATION EXERCISES
Monday – Friday:   5:00 am   9:00 am   Noon   5:00 pm   9:00 pm

Wednesdays:   11:00 am – German   |   1:00 pm – Italian   |   4:00 pm – Spanish

THREE-HOUR MEDITATIONS with ENERGIZATION EXERCISES
Saturdays:   8:40 am – 12:00 pm  |   5:40 – 9:00 pm

TWO-HOUR MEDITATIONS with ENERGIZATION EXERCISES
Sundays:  4:40 – 7:00 pm

MONASTIC LED MEDITATIONS with ENERGIZATION EXERCISES
Please check the Online Calendar for dates and times

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Study Groups

SRF LESSONS STUDY
Mondays:  5:00 –  7:00  pm
open to SRF Lesson Students
(1st hour – meditation;  2nd hour – Study )

SCRIPTURE STUDY GROUPS
The Second Coming of Christ 
Wednesdays:  9:00 – 11:00 am   /   5:00 –  7:00  pm
(1st hour – meditation;  2nd hour – Study )

The Bhagavad Gita
Fridays:  9:00 – 11:00 am   /   5:00 –  7:00  pm
(1st hour – meditation;  2nd hour – Study )

 

 

2020 – Centennial Year of Self-Realization Fellowship

The year 2020 marks a profoundly significant milestone in the history of Self-Realization Fellowship — the 100th anniversary of Paramahansa Yogananda’s arrival in America from his native India, and his founding of Self-Realization Fellowship, the worldwide spiritual organization he established to disseminate his Kriya Yoga teachings.

To commemorate this auspicious occasion, SRF is planning a number of special events throughout 2020.

For more information and updates on scheduled events: Self-Realization Fellowship 100th Year Centennial.

2020 World Convocation

July 26 – August 1 

Annual gathering of SRF members and friends from around the world for meditation and immersion in the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda

For more information and registration: World Convocation 2020 

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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.