Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Corona Virus Update

“Wrap yourself in the thought of God. His holy Name is the Power of all powers. Like a shield it deflects all negative vibrations.” 

~Paramahansa Yogananda

Coronavirus Update for Lake Shrine Temple and Meditation Gardens

Please read below the current status of Lake Shrine Temple and Meditation Gardens.

Self-Realization Fellowship International Headquarters has given a directive to temporarily close to the public, all ashram Centers in Southern California.  This includes Mother Center,  Hollywood, Lake Shrine, and Encinitas.  For Lake Shrine this includes, the temple, the meditation gardens and the retreat.  This closure goes into effect Wednesday, March 18 and  will remain until current public health challenges abate and conditions are considered safe for all guests, volunteers and employees.

For daily inspiration, please stay connected with Lake Shrine via the Lake Shrine Facebook and Instagram pages. 

For students of SRF, there are online study groups. Available to all are the online group meditations, which take place daily. We encourage everyone to take advantage of these meditative offerings, which can be accessed here

Online meditations and study groups:

Beginning to meditate:



When you try to experience your spiritual convictions another world begins to open up to you.