Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

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Daily Advisories

Saturday, March 24

Dear visitors, due to a ceremony being held in the Windmill Chapel parking at the lake will be restricted and the Windmill Chapel closed from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm.


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.

Temple Morning of Service

Our pre-Easter Morning of Service arrives on Saturday, March 31. Please join us as we prepare to host over 1200 people at Lake Shrine’s Easter morning services, and brunch. This is our largest public devotional offering of the year. Our morning starts at 9:00 AM with a short meditation in the Temple. Service projects including decorations, flowers, food, and setup follow until noon. We conclude with a brief meditation and a delightful, alfresco vegetarian lunch.

Easter 2018 Sunday, April 1

Please join us this Easter in celebration of Christ’s resurrection. Our first service will be held at 8:00 AM, second service at 11:00 AM. A choral performance will follow after both services. Food and refreshments will be served in the Temple courtyard.

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

Easter Sunday 2018

April 1

8:00am & 11:00am

All are welcome to Lake Shrine’s yearly Easter celebration as we honor the many miracles of Christ’s resurrection. Two services will be offered, complete with the Lake Shrine Temple Singers and prasad (appetizers and beverages) following each service. Additionally, during both services, there will be a special devotional service for children, followed by a traditional Easter Egg Hunt. Easter Sunday is the most well-attended event at the Lake, so we suggest planning your arrival carefully. Click HERE to read all Easter details. 


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