The purpose of Self-Realization Fellowship is to disseminate a knowledge of definite scientific techniques of yoga meditation for attaining direct personal experience of God.
"May Thy Love shine forever on the sanctuary of my devotion, and may I be able to awaken Thy Love in all hearts."
- Paramahansa Yogananda
September 14: Our monthly Friendship Tea will be held on Sunday, September 14, on the third floor after the service. Tea and light refreshments will be served. All are welcome!
September 26: You are warmly invited to Lahiri Mahasaya’s Mahasamadhi service on Friday, September 26, from 6:30-8:30pm. Please bring a flower as a symbol of devotion to God and Guru, and a donation may be offered as a sign of loyalty to SRF. Due to this special service, the regular 3-hour meditation has been cancelled.
September 30: Lahiri Mahasaya’s Birthday service will be held on Tuesday, September 30, from 6:30-8:30pm. Please bring a flower as a symbol of devotion to God and Guru, and a donation may be offered as a sign of loyalty to SRF. Special services are open to SRF students, members, and anyone drawn to the SRF line of Gurus.
Awake: The Life of Yogananda
Announcing the World Premiere of the movie "AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda" at Village East Cinema, 189 2nd Ave, New York, NY from October 10-16. This ground-breaking documentary is an unconventional biography about the Hindu Swami who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920s. Paramahansa Yogananda authored the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi,” which has sold millions of copies worldwide and is a go-to book for seekers, philosophers and yoga enthusiasts today. By personalizing his own quest for enlightenment and sharing his struggles along the path, Yogananda made ancient Vedic teachings accessible to a modern audience, attracting many followers and inspiring the millions who practice yoga today.
To view the movie trailer click here.
For more information, visit the film’s website by clicking here.
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