Sunday Unconducted Meditation and Readings Service

Sunday Unconducted Meditation and Readings Service

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Victoria Meditation Group of Self-Realization Fellowship

2504 Government Street

Unit 202 (Second floor - entrance on Bay St)

Victoria, BC V8T 5G4

Canada

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Meditation and inspirational readings from the teachings of Self-Realization Fellowship, founded in 1920 by Paramahansa Yogananda.

About this event

Our meditation group is composed of members and friends of Self-Realization Fellowship, and international, non-profit religious organization founded by Paramahansa Yogananda.

Sunday Schedule:

10:00 am - 10:45 am: Unconducted Silent Meditation

11:00 am - 12:00: Readings Service: Included in the service are reading of passages from the Bible and the Bhagavad Gita, with scriptural interpretations and other writings by Paramahansa Yogananda. There are short periods of silent meditation as well as devotional chanting and prayer for others.

Arrival Information:

You may arrive between 9:40am and 10:00 am for the unconducted meditation, or at 10:45 - 11:00 for the Readings service. Please arrive on time as our doors are locked during the services. We encourage you to arrive a few minutes early in order to settle in before service begins.

Location: 202-2504 Government St, Victoria, BC (Entrance is off of Bay St). A dedicated parking lot is located off of Bay St, and there is also street parking on Government St.

Advanced registration is not required. There is no fee for attending however donations are appreciated.

Visit Our Website for More Information:

https://victoriameditationgroup.org/

Covid-19 Guidelines

Our seating is spaced 6 feet apart. We have 4 air filtration units in our chapel. Masks are not required but you may wear one if you choose. It is recommended that everyone attending be fully vaccinated to enhance the collective safety of our group. Please stay home if you are sick.

Beginners Welcome

It is not necessary to know anything about meditation prior to attending. If you are new, we suggest attending the 11:00 am Sunday Service where the periods of meditation are shorter.

About Self-Realization Fellowship:

Since 1920, Self-Realization Fellowship (SRF) has been dedicated to carrying on the spiritual and humanitarian work of its founder, Paramahansa Yogananda, widely revered as the father of Yoga in the West.

SRF is a worldwide religious organization with international headquarters in Los Angeles. As expressed in the Aims and Ideals formulated by Paramahansa Yogananda, the society seeks to foster a spirit of greater understanding and goodwill among the diverse peoples and religions of our global family, and to help those of all cultures and nationalities to realize and express more fully in their lives the beauty, nobility, and divinity of the human spirit.

About Paramahansa Yogananda:

Author of the best-selling spiritual classic Autobiography of a Yogi, this beloved world teacher came to America in 1920 from his native India, and was the first great master of yoga to live and teach in the West for an extended period (more than 30 years). He is now widely recognized as the Father of Yoga in the West.

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