Coming Events


July 2018


Sun, July 1

Sunday service has been postponed to July 8.

Sun, July 8

Sunday Service at the Vivekananda House by Swami Brahmatmananda
Title of Swami’s talk: “The Gita”
Time: 11:00 am. A potluck lunch would follow.

Sat, Jul 14

Meditation Meeting at the Vivekananda House at 3:00 pm.

Sat, Jul 21

Swami Ishatmananda, Head of the Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago arrives in Vancouver.

Sat, Jul 21

The Celebration of the 125th Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s Arrival in Vancouver in 1893
Swami Ishatmananda, will be the Chief Guest Swami for the occasion. The title of Swamiji’s talk will be:
“Swami Vivekananda’s Samanvaya Vada — the Philosophy of Harmony”
Venue: The Confederation Community Hall, 4585 Albert St, Burnaby, BC.
Time: 6:00 pm. (Attendance by invitation only).

Sun, Jul 22

A Day Retreat by Swami Ishatmananda, followed by arati and potluck supper.
Title of Swami’s discourse: “The Root of Vedanta”
Time: 2:00 – 5:00 pm. followed by arati. Swamiji departs on Mon, July 23.

Sun, July 29

Ram Nam at the Vivekananda House at 4:00 pm.


August 2018


Sun, Aug 5

Sunday Service at the Vivekananda House by Swami Atmajayananda
Title of Swami’s talk: “A Look at Mandukya Upanishad”
Time: 11:00 am. A potluck lunch would follow.

Aug 8 – 11

VVSBC Annual Retreat 2018
Venue: The Loon Lake Lodge & Retreat Centre
14500 Silver Valley Road, Maple Ridge, British Columbia, V4R 2R3
Check-in: at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, August 8
Check-out: after lunch on Saturday, August 11
Guest Swami: Swami Yogatmananda, head of the Vedanta Society of Providence, RI
Title of Swami’s discourse: “Sixth Chapter of Bhagavad-Gita — An Integrated Discipline of Yoga”
Swamiji will arrive on Wednesday, August 8, and depart on Sun, Aug 12

Sat, Aug 12

There will be no meditation meeting in August.

Sun, Aug 26

Ram Nam at the Vivekananda House at 4:00 pm.


September 2018


Sun, Sep 30

Arati and Ramnam at the Vivekananda House at 4:00 pm.

There will be no Meditation Meetings in September.
There will be no visits from Swamis in September.