Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

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Daily Advisories

Saturday, April 21

Due to maintenance the Windmill Chapel will be closed this morning from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Spring Has Sprung!

Spring is here at the Lake. Our roses, after a heavy pruning earlier in the year, are back in bloom and looking magnificent. All the signs of spring are showing — from the foliage, to the birds and animals. So come visit us at this unique time and take the opportunity to experience some silent time in meditation and enjoy a pause from daily life. 


Dear guests, due to repairs the houseboat will be closed in the foreseeable future. A re-open date is not available at this time. Please periodically visit this web page for further updates.

Visit Our New Bridge

Krishna Falls Bridge

Thursday Evening Services

Thursday’s Inspirational Services begin at 8:00pm and conclude at 9:00pm.  On the third Thursday of the month the Minister conducts a question and answer known as a Satsanga. All questions have to be submitted one week prior to the service.

Friday & Sunday Evening Meditations

Friday’s meditation begins at 7:30 pm and ends at 9:30pm. On the first Friday of the month the first hour is a guided meditation. Sunday’s meditation begins at 6:30pm and ends at 9:30pm. New to meditation? click HERE to review the meditation guidelines.

Temple Tours

Join us Friday’s at 2:00pm and Sunday’s at 3:00pm for a Temple tour and short meditation. Friday’s tour starts at the Lake level opposite the Gift Shop and Sunday’s begins by the Temple courtyard fountain, all are welcome. Please call and confirm a tour is being held.

Beginner’s Meditation

New to meditation? join us in our Windmill Chapel, Lake Level, Wednesday’s at 12:00pm – 12:30pm for a Monastic guided meditation. All are welcome.


Meditation benches overlooking the lake, across from the Windmill Chapel

Please help us preserve our meditative environment by observing the following:

  • Quiet conversation
  • Silence cellphones
  • ADA service dogs only
  • Modest attire and respectful behavior
  • Children welcome, with adult supervision

Read our Visitor Guidelines


Paramahansa Yogananda's Picture with Prasad on India Night 2015

Spring Boutique

Sunday, April 29

Please join us on Sunday, April 29 for our Spring Boutique in the Special Events Room, after both of the morning services. This event will feature a variety of one-of-a-kind handmade items created by Lake Shrine’s Artisans. Exquisitely designed jewelry, beautifully crafted cards, delicious homemade food in take-away containers, and more will be offered. Whether you’re looking for a lovely gift for Mothers’ Day or another occasion, don’t miss this one-day opportunity to shop for that special gift!




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Spirit is the vast stillness which is behind all created things.