Vedanta Society of Sacramento, USA


Vedanta Society of Sacramento
1337 Mission Avenue, Carmichael, California 95608, USA
Phone: 1-916-4895137; E-mail: [email protected]; Website:

The Society was started in 1949 and made a branch of Ramakrishna Math in 1952. Swami Prapannananda is its minister-in-charge.


  • Daily worship and group meditation in the chapel, and vesper service on Sundays.
  • Sunday service, Wednesday evening classes on Vedanta scriptures, Saturday evening classes on the teachings of Sri Ramakrishna and Swami Vivekananda, and also interviews to students and spiritual aspirants.
  • Several lectures outside the Society.
  • Celebration of the birthdays of Sri Ramakrishna, Holy Mother Sri Sarada Devi and Swami Vivekananda, and also a few other festivals.
  • A library and a reading room with 3415 books, and a bookshop.
  • The Santodyan (Garden of Saints), a beautiful 4-acre retreat located behind the Society, was extensively used by the devotees.
Vedanta Sacramento Main Building