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 Address and Activities of Berkeley Centre


Vedanta Society, Berkeley

Vedanta Society
2455 Bowditch Street
Berkeley, California  94704-2429
United States of America
Phone : 1-510-848 8862
Telefax : 1-510-845 4583
Email : [email protected]

The centre was started in 1939 and is located near the university in Berkeley. It is a branch of Ramakrishna Math, and Swami Prasannatmananda is its minister-in-charge.

Activities of the Math centre :

  1. A library with 2955 books.

  1. Regular worship, meditation, celebration of special religious
    events, and spiritual counseling to seekers.

  1. Lectures on Sundays, classes on Thursdays, and discussion on
    Vedanta and other scriptures on other weekdays.

  1. Invited by different organizations and colleges, the swami
    delivered several lectures in the neighbourhood and other cities
    of the United States and also participated in several interfaith 

  1. Fortnightly Sunday service and talks in the Society's house at San Jose.

  1. A yearly retreat on 4th July honouring Swami Vivekananda at Olema Retreat.

  1. The centre made its facilities available for use to several meditation groups sponsored by the University of California at Berkeley.

Additional Photos of the Activities of the Centre:

    Ashrama View
        Ashrama View


        Durga Puja


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This information on Centre's activities is collected from
The General Report of Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, April 2017.


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