SRF Fullerton Temple
142 East Chapman Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832-1924
Telephone: (714) 525-1291
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This temple is a branch of Self-Realization Fellowship, founded by Paramahansa Yogananda in 1920 to disseminate the scientific method of Kriya Yoga Meditation.
Self-Realization Fellowship
If you want to know more about Self-Realization Fellowship, Paramahansa Yogananda, and his Kriya Yoga teachings, we recommend that you read his spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi, first published in 1946.

You may want to explore the SRF Mother Center site, and sign up for the weekly SRF Lessons, or read about the aims and ideals of Self-Realization Fellowship.

Fullerton Temple conducts public lecture services on Thursday evenings at 8:00 pm and Sunday mornings at 11:00 am. All are welcome.
You are welcome to submit a prayer request for yourself, your family, or friends. Monastics as well as lay members pray for those in need and for our world family as a whole.
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Photo Gallery
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Volunteer Opportunities
Please take a moment to visit our Volunteer Opportunities web page. This page will provide information on volunteer opportunities at the temple, classes, social activities and other useful information.
From the menu, select "For Newcomers" and "Volunteer Opportunities" or click below.
Volunteer Opportunities
On the 3rd Thursday of every month we hold our monthly Satsanga, or "Fellowship with Truth". The minister will answer your questions about the Self-Realization Fellowship teachings at that time. You can leave your questions in our Satsanga Box in the foyer or use our electronic satsanga box, by clicking on the link below.
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Upcoming Events and Announcements

Morning Meditation:
Saturday, July 4, 9:00 am
Please join us on Saturday July 4th for our Morning Meditation from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. The Saturday Evening Meditation is cancelled.

India Night:
Saturday, July 11, 6:00 pm.
Our annual India Night fundraiser will be held Saturday July 11 at 6:00 p.m. The evening will be a feast for the body, mind and soul. You will experience a gourmet vegetarian Indian dinner prepared by the loving hands of Master's devotees. Enjoy spiritual fellowship, followed by chanting with Brother Devananda and the SRF monks’ kirtan group. It will be an unforgettable evening, ending with a showing of the Lake Shrine Dedication video. Suggested donation is $15 for adults and $8 for children. Sign up to volunteer and/or purchase tickets at the table in the foyer after the service. You may also sign up to volunteer on our Fullerton Temple website using the following link:
Signup for Serving at India Night .

Young Adult Group:
Sunday, July 12, 12:30 pm
Self-Realization Fullerton Temple offers special activities for adults between the ages of 18 and 39. Our next meeting of the Fullerton Temple Young Adult Group with monastics will be Sunday July 12th at 12:30 pm. If you are interested in knowing more about upcoming activities, please email srffullertonya@gmail.com.

Gita Study Group:
Friday, July 17, 7:30 pm
The Fellowship begins Friday evening July 17th at 7:30 pm with the Gita Study Group.

Study Group for
The Second Coming of Christ :
Saturday, July 18, 9:30 am
On Saturday July 18th the study group for The Second Coming of Christ, Paramahansa Yogananda’s discourse on the New Testament, begins at 9:30 am, led by a monastic.

Service Day:
Saturday, July 18, 10:15 am
At 10:15 am join in to help with cleaning, gardening, and light maintenance with a break around midday for a ½ hour meditation, followed by a delicious vegetarian lunch. Everyone is welcome.

SRF World Convocation 2015:
August 16 to 22, in Los Angeles
We are happy to announce that you may purchase a Convocation Evening Classes and Closing Event ticket in our Fullerton Temple Bookroom. The cost is $190.00. The ticket admits you to all evening classes from Sunday through Friday and the closing event on Saturday. Seating is in the Pasadena Room. For further Convocation 2015 information, please check out the SRF Website.
SRF World Convocation 2015

Lake Shrine Windmill Chapel Opening:
July 27, 2015
We are happy to announce that the Lake Shrine Windmill restoration project is coming to a successful completion at the end of July. Please reserve July 27, 2015 for attending an open house style event. The Lake Shrine will be open on July 27 in the afternoon and early evening to receive all SRF members and friends. Save the date!

Asana Classes:
For women:
Mondays at 7:30 pm
Hatha Yoga is a system of techniques and physical postures (asanas) that promotes health and mental calm. Asana classes for women are held each Monday evening in the social room. Class time is 7:30 p.m. The classes are suitable for both beginners and more advanced students. Please bring a large towel or an exercise mat to the class.


Services and Meditations
Fullerton Temple offers regular meditations and lecture services that are open to the public. All are welcome. Our lecture services are led by monastics of the Self-Realization Order. Service topics are based on Paramahansa Yogananda's writings. The services also include periods of devotional chanting, silent meditation, and prayer.

Our group meditations offer devotees a chance to come together in silent fellowship to reinforce each other's efforts toward Self-realization. The meditation service is led by a leader who guides you through periods of silent meditation for 30-45 minutes in length, separated by short periods of devotional chanting and inspirational readings.

Group meditation services are also conducted on Sunday morning prior to the regular lecture service and on Saturday evenings.


10:00 am - Meditation
11:00 am - Lecture Service
11:00 am - Sunday School (Minimum age: 3 years)

8:00 pm - Lecture and Prayer Service
8:00 pm - Lecture Service and "Introduction to Meditation" - 1st ThursdayClick here for details

6:00 pm - Energization Exercises
6:20 pm - 9 pm - Meditation
Please note the new times for the Saturday evening meditation.
(Parents with children under 3 may hear the services in the Parents' and Infants' Room.) 
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