Awaken your soul with a realized Master

The Hindu community in Sydney will be blessed by the visit of eminent  Brahmarishi Sri Guruvananda ji in March 2023. Brahmashri Guruvananda ji, a highly qualified Swami ji from IIT Kharagpur, in Sanskrit from BHU, and Jyotish Sastra will be visiting Sydney in the first week of March 2023. Please refer to Gurudev’s introduction note. Swami […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: Sept 2

Bhagavad Gita Discussion Friday 2 September, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Themes for Discussion Chapter 7 – The Yoga of Knowledge and Realization – Verses 29 to 30:  Beyond Old Age & Death: Old age […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – 24 June 2022

Bhagavad Gita Discussion Friday 24 June, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Themes: Study of Chapter 7 continues: Verse 15 – 18 Intelligent Fools: We’ve all heard of the absent-minded Professor. Brilliant in their fields but […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – Friday 10 June

Spiritual Evening Discussion Friday 10 June, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Themes:  Subjective Knowledge – Objective Reality: Every object is an object in our awareness … which means that every object is inextricably linked […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: June 3

Bhagavad Gita Discussion Friday 3 June, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Themes: Study of Chapter 7 continues: Verse 14 The Cosmic Illusion: We’re all entangled in the web of Māyā, an illusion of Cosmic proportions, an entrancing […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – 27 May

Spiritual Evening Discussion Friday 27 May, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Themes:  Path to Self-Knowledge: “When it comes to knowledge of Self, we are trying to know That which illumines and experiences objects … that awareness, which is enlivening […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: May 20

BHAGAVAD GITA FORTNIGHTLY DISCUSSION – FRIDAY 20 MAY From 7 pm Join us in person for Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW OR From 7.30 pm join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chap 7, […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: 6 May

Bhagavad Gita Discussion 6 May 2022 at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900?pwd=UHI5cDRyZW9SZzdrRGN1bkdmV2h3Zz09 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chap 7, The Way of Knowledge […]

Shankaracharya Birthday Celebration – Sunday 8 May

Shankaracharya Birthday Celebration Talks by Pravrajika Sridharaprana & Robert Grant Sunday 8 May – 11 am to 12.30 pm At Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon  (open from 10.30 am for Meditation) or via Zoom from 11 am:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09   Program: Chanting by Sarada Math Nuns Talk: Shankaracharya: Prodigy, Traveller, Reformer, Philosopher by Robert Grant Talk: […]

Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna – Monthly Talk – 1 May 2022

Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna – Monthly Talk Sunday 1 May 10.30 am: Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, open for Meditation 11 am Talk commences OR: join via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talk and PowerPoint Presentation by Pravrajika Gayatriprana followed by Guided Meditation by Pravrajika Ajayaprana. Recorded and uploaded later to: Vedanta Society of NSW YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/vedantasocietyofnsw […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – 29 April

Spiritual Evening Discussion – Friday 29 April From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road for Croydon, for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via Zoom  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Themes: Peeking into the Mind: We explore the mind’s levels […]

Mundaka Upanishad Lecture Series – April to November 2022

Mundaka Upanishad A Lectures Series – April to November 2022 FIRST TALK: SUNDAY 24 APRIL By Pravrajika Sridharaprana Including PowerPoint Presentations and Q & A/ Discussion session Join us in Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon from 10.30 am for meditation, or join live via Zoom from 11 am:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talks recorded and uploaded later […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: 22 April

From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chap 7, The Way of Knowledge & Realization – Verse 6 THEMES FOR […]

Sri Rama Birthday Celebration – Sunday 10 April

Sri Rama Birthday Celebration Sunday 10 April – 11 am to 12.30 pm At Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW (open from 10.30 am for Meditation) or via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 PROGRAM: Chanting by Sri Sarada Math Nuns Talk: Sri Rama the Perfect Man & God by Pravrajika Gayatriprana Talk: By Anjan Bhise (Joining us via […]

Talk: Spiritual Warfare Pt.2 – Sunday 27 March

Spiritual Warfare – Pt.2 Talk by Pravrajika Gayatriprana & Guided Meditation Sunday 27 March – 11 am to 12.15 pm At Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, NSW (open from 10.30 am for Meditation) or via Zoom from 11 am:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 In this talk: ONCE WE KNOW who our enemies are, we need to chalk out […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – 25 March 2022

Bhagavad Gita Discussion Friday 25 March, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Study of Chapter 7 Continues: – Verses 4 & 5.   Themes: Lower & Higher Knowledge: By eagerly seeking knowledge of the external […]

Raja Yoga Monthly Talk: 20 March

Sunday, 20 March, 11 am to 12.30 pm Join us in Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 10.45 am or from 11 am via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talk/ PowerPoint presentation by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order, followed by Question/ Answer session. In this Talk: of Chapter 4 […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – 11 March 2022

Bhagavad Gita Discussion Friday 11 March, 7.00 – 8.45 pm Join us for Silent Meditation at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, from 7 pm or via Zoom from 7.30 pm: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Commencing Study of Chapter 7 The Yoga of Knowledge and Realization,  VERSES 1 – 3: Themes: Truth is One: One of the most […]

Shivaratri Celebration – Sunday 27 February

Shivaratri Celebration Sunday 27 February – 11 am to 12.30 pm At Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon Open from 10.30 am for Meditation or join us from 11 am via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Program: Group Chanting of ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ 108 times – an offering to Shiva Talk by Ami Trivedi Talk by Pravrajika Gayatriprana […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – Friday 25 February

Friday 25 February From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Themes: Why Has This World Been Created?: Swami Vivekananda calls it a ‘moral gymnasium.’ Viewed […]

Raja Yoga Monthly Talk: 20 February

Sunday February, 2022 Join us in Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, NSW From 10.45 am or from 11 am via ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talk/ PowerPoint presentation by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order, followed by Question/ Answer session. In this Talk: of Chapter 4 – Independence – Sutras […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – 18 February 2022

From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chap 6, The Yoga of Meditation – Verses 46 – 47 THEMES FOR DISCUSSION: Be […]

Gospel of Sri Ramakrishna – Monthly Talk – SUNDAY 13 February 2022

Sunday 13 February – 11 am to 12 noon From 10.30 am: Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW open for Meditation OR From 11 am: join via  ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talk and PowerPoint Presentation by Pravrajika Gayatriprana followed by Guided Meditation by Pravrajika Ajayaprana. In this Talk: Chapter 22 – Advice to an Actor – […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – Friday 11 February

FRIDAY 11 FEBRUARY From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM (Link): https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Themes: Seeing Pure Consciousness in Others: As we evolve we will see others […]

Talk: Spiritual Warfare Pt.1 – Sunday 6 February

Talk by Pravrajika Gayatriprana & Guided Meditation Sunday 6 February – 11 am to 12 pm At Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW  (open from 10.30 am for Meditation) or join us via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 In this talk: Spiritual life is a constant battle throwing up increasingly subtle challenges. Our lower nature – negative impulses […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: Feb 4

Friday, February 4 – 7 to 8.45 pm Joining us in person? Please, out of consideration especially for our older members, we request you come only if fully vaccinated, use a mask and sign in with our QR code or form. From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW, for Meditation OR From […]

Vedanta Book Club Discussion – Sunday 19 December

Sunday 19 December, 3.30 to 6.30 pm Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon You’re invited to participate in a mini-retreat at our Vedanta Book Club held on the third or last Sunday afternoon of each month. We tap into books – articles and short stories – providing varied spiritual themes for a discussion led by […]

Spiritual Evening Discussion – 17 December 2021

Friday 17 December From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. In this final Friday night discussion for 2021, we’ll complete discussing themes of last week’s […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion: December 10

Friday 10 December, 7 to 8.45 pm Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chapter 6, The Yoga of Meditation […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – Friday 26 November

Friday 26 November from 7 pm Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW Joining us in person? Please, out of consideration especially for our older members, we request you come only if fully vaccinated, use a mask and sign in with our QR code or form. From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall for Meditation OR From […]

Raja Yoga Monthly Talk: 21 November

Sunday 21 November – 10.45 am to 12.30 pm Join us in Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon NSW, from 10.45 am or from 11 am via ZOOM: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Talk/ PowerPoint presentation by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order, followed by Question/ Answer session. In this Talk: We […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – Friday 19 November

Friday 19 November – 7 to 8.45 pm From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM (Link) Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. THEMES: Causes of Unhappiness: What’s needed first is understanding the real and deepest cause […]

Bhagavad Gita Fortnightly Class/ Discussion – Friday, 12 November

Friday 12 November from 7 pm From 7 pm at Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, NSW, for Meditation OR From 7.30 pm join via  ZOOM (Link) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Continuing Study of Chapter 6, The Yoga of Meditation – […]

Dialogue with Death – Katha Upanishad Lecture Series – Final Talk – 14 November

Sunday 12 November from 10.45 am Final talk in a monthly lecture series from April to November 2021 Join us in Vedanta Hall, 15 Liverpool Road, Croydon, NSW or live via Zoom from 11 am: ZOOM (Link):https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88634914266?pwd=c2l3OHcrbnUwS1FjQUVtRi9FOUNwdz09 Program: 10.45 am – Meditation in Vedanta Hall 11 am – Talk/ PowerPoint Presentation by Pravrajika Sridharaprana, a […]

Science of Happiness According to Yoga Vedanta – Discussion Series – Friday 8 October

Our Fortnightly Spiritual Evenings provide a reflective way to wind up the working week. Join the event on FRIDAY 8 OCTOBER from 7.30 pm via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88434388900?pwd=UHI5cDRyZW9SZzdrRGN1bkdmV2h3Zz09 Group discussion led by Pravrajika Gayatriprana, a senior nun of Sri Sarada Math of the Ramakrishna Order. Themes for discussion: The Three States: We pass through three states […]