Welcome to the Self-Realization Fellowship Hollywood Temple's website! If you are new to Hollywood Temple and would like to learn more about us, please visit our Welcome page.
New to Meditation?
Meditation is the science of reuniting the soul with the Infinite Spirit, God. By meditating regularly and deeply, you will awaken your soul — the immortal, blissful divine consciousness at the innermost core of your being.
If you would like to learn more about meditation, visit our Meditation page for more information.
Question About the SRF Teachings?
If you have a question about Paramahansa Yogananda's teachings, you are welcome to submit it anonymously on our website, and a Minister will answer your question at an upcoming Satsanga Service.
Monks and nuns of the Self-Realization Fellowship Prayer Council pray daily for all those who request prayers for physical, mental, and spiritual healing and for world peace.
Conducted Long Meditations
Hollywood Temple invites you to attend our conducted long meditations every Friday from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and Sundays from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The Friday evening meditations are with kirtan (devotional chanting). Both newer and veteran yogis are encouraged to participate as we find that group meditations greatly benefit our individual practice.
Both long meditation services are preceded by group practice of the Energization Exercises, at 6:40 p.m. on Fridays and at 5:40 p.m. on Sundays. If you are new to group meditations, please read our Guidelines for Group Meditations.
"To commune daily with God in deep meditation, and to carry His love and guidance with you into all your dutiful activities, is the way that leads to permanent peace and happiness."
Upcoming Special Events
India Nights - Saturdays, June 4 & 11, at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 5 & 12, at 12:00 p.m.
Hollywood Temple invites you to attend a performance of “India Nights," a theatrical presentation of the life of Mirabai, the great 16th century saint who gave her heart to Krishna. The story of this celebrated Hindu mystic poet will be performed as a musical play with an original script and songs. Read more on our Upcoming Events page.
Temple Picnic Cancelled
The Temple picnic originally scheduled for Sunday May 29 has been canceled.
SRF World Convocation - Registration Available Online
To register for the 2016 SRF World Convocation, visit SRF's main site here.
AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda Digital Rental Now Available on SRF's website.
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