Founded in 1939 by Swami Ashokananda (Ramakrishna Order, India)

Swami Prasannatmananda (current Swami-in-Charge/ President)

April 1, 2019


Vedanta Society Berkeley,
2455 Bowditch Street

Berkeley, CA, 94704.
(510) 848-8862,,

Vedanta Society Berkeley Visiting Hours:

Vesper Service:
Tuesday & Friday – 6:00 to 7:00 pm (Pacific) in Fall
Tuesday & Friday – 7:00 to 8:00 pm (Pacific) in Spring
Other Times: By appointment

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Vedanta Society Berkeley – San Jose House,
1376 Mariposa Avenue,
San Jose, CA, 95126.
(408) 493-0665,

San Jose House of Vedanta Society Berkeley Visiting Hours

Vesper Service:
Sunday – 6:30 pm (Pacific) in Spring
Sunday – 6:00 pm (Pacific) in Fall
Meditation : Wednesday – 7:30 – 8:30 pm (Pacific) in Spring and Fall
Other Times: By appointment

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Visitors must have booster doses and follow the COVID protocol circulated by city.
Please check our website, facebook or monthly bulletin for updates and more information on schedule and details of classes.

For additional information you may contact by either phone or by email.

We have five annual Puja
Sri Ramakrishna’s birthday
Sri Ma Sarada Devi’s Birthday
Swami Vivekananda’s Birthday
Sri Sri Durga Puja

Sponsorships opportunities are available for the following:
Entire Puja event
Flowers and garland
Food for offering (Naivedya)
Dinner for devotees (Prasad)

Please see Donation Q&A for Disclaimer and other details.