December 2020 Program

A. Sun­day 11 am lec­ture top­ics are:
6 Swa­mi Atma­jna­na­nanda:  Maya, The Great Enchantress
13 Swa­mi Chid­brah­manan­da:  The Ocean’s Edge
20 Swa­mi Brahma­rupa­nanda:  The King and the Cart­man
27 Dr. Jef­frey Long*:  Jesus as a Teacher of Vedan­ta (Zoom ses­sions fol­lowed by ques­tions and answers)
* Pro­fes­sor of Reli­gion and Asian Stud­ies
Eliz­a­beth­town Col­lege
Eliz­a­beth­town, PA
The link for Jef­frey Long’s talk on Decem­ber 27th is:

Week­ly Lec­ture with Sw. A, B, or C: (Youtube)

B. Class­es

Mon­day @ 8pm  (New class)

Raja Yoga  with Swa­mi A
Tues­day @ 11am
     Teach­ings of Swa­mi Vivek­a­nanda with Sw. A.
Wednes­day @ 8pm
     Bha­gavad Gita with Sw. B.
Thurs­day @ 11am 
     Inte­ri­or Cas­tles - St. Tere­sa of Avi­la with Sw. C.
Fri­day @ 8pm
     Gospel of Sri Rama­kri­shna with Sw. A.
Tem­ple Hours:

The shrine room in the new tem­ple will be open for morn­ing med­i­ta­tion at 5 am and dai­ly Puja at 7:45 am, and will remain open through­out the day until the close of evening med­i­ta­tion at 8 pm. Evening arati begins at 6:30 pm. Devo­tees may enter through the dou­ble doors at the main entrance to the tem­ple or through the front door entrance to the Cen­ter. All are wel­come.

Par­ents with small chil­dren are wel­come to watch the Sun­day lec­ture on the movie screen in the low­er lev­el of the tem­ple while their chil­dren are free to qui­et­ly play.

Gro­cery Gift Cards: We urge all of you to take part in our gift card pro­gram. Gift cards for Giant and Gift cer­tifi­cates for Lotte/Assi Plaza may be pur­chased at the Cen­ter fol­low­ing the Sun­day lec­ture or dur­ing vis­it­ing hours, and are used just like a deb­it card when pur­chas­ing gro­ceries. This is an impor­tant part of our month­ly income and a way to sup­port the Cen­ter at no cost to you. Those who would like to help in the sale of cards may con­tact Rana­jit Pal at (301) 330-1634.

Audio record­ings:  Please go to our web­site for the lat­est  lec­ture record­ings .