Thursday to Sunday: April 18 – 21
Thursday: Meditation & Satsanga (7:00 & 8:00 pm)
Saturday: Three Hour Meditation (3:00 – 6:00 pm)
Sunday: Easter Morning Meditation (10:00 am)
Sunday: Easter Morning Service (11:00 am)
Day of Service
Saturday, April 14 | 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
9:30 am – Meditation (Main Chapel)
10:00 am to 12:30 pm – Maintenance Tasks
12:30 am to 1:30 pm – Gourmet Lunch
Everyone is invited to attend the monthly temple maintenance day. No special skills are needed.
Attendees often remark how much they enjoy the days of service by helping the temple and sharing fellowship with fellow devotees.
Friday, April 19 – Sunday, April 21
Friday Meditation Noon – 3:00 pm
Saturday Meditation 3:00 – 6:00 pm
Sunday Services 10:00 & 11:00 am
Easter Program Noon – 12:30 pm
Potluck Brunch 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Everyone is invited to contribute a vegetarian dish that does not require refrigeration or heating. Savory dishes are encouraged.
Fliers available at berkeleytemple.org
San Damiano Retreat
Friday to Sunday, May 3rd – 5th
Registration for the annual San Damiano Retreat on May 3rd to the 5th is now available. Brother Jayananda will lead the retreat titled, ‘How to spiritualize Life’.
The retreat is now full for overnight guests, Day Attendees may still register. Mary San Agustin is in the back of the chapel after Sunday services. All payment balances are due by April 14.
Fliers and Registration forms are available at the back of the chapel and can be downloaded online at berkeleytemple.org.
Memorial Service for Kurt Huth
Sunday, April 28 | 1:00 pm | Berkeley Temple
Kurt Hurth was a 50 year member of our SRF spiritual community serving at Richmond temple, giving much of himself – his enthusiasm, wit, artistic talents, and kind friendship.
Brother Achalananda is scheduled to conduct the memorial service for Kurt.
Save the Date – India Night
May 18 | 5:30 – 8:30 pm | El Cerrito Community Center
Doors Open: 4:45 pm
Opening Welcome / Dinner: 5:30 pm
Entertainment: 7:00 – 8:15 pm
Tickets go on sale April 21.
Sacramento Center Regional Retreat
May 17 – 19
The SRF Sacramento Center is having their annual Spring Retreat.
Registration for the Sacramento Center Spring Retreat being held at the Jesuit Retreat Center in Applegate, CA is now open.
Information is available online at: www.sacramentocenter.org.
SRF Summer Day Program
Girls Week: June 24 – 28, 2019 | Boys Week: July 1 – 5, 2019
We invite children and teens between the ages of 7 to 18 to the Summer Day Program in Encinitas.
Fliers are available in the upstairs temple foyer or visit the SRF website
Scholarships are available for the Summer Day Program.
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, Satsanga Questions, & Volunteer Sign-up
Boxes for Prayer Request, Monthly Satsanga Questions, Suggestions,
and Volunteer Sign up sheets are on table in the back of the chapel.
If you would like to look ahead to more temple events, our Temple Calendar is available here.