Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine

Inspirational Web Resources

During the weeks when Lake Shrine is closed to the public, these web resources are available to all:

Swan Mosaic


“O Spirit, I worship Thee as beauty and intelligence in the temple of Nature. I worship Thee as power in the temple of activity, and as peace in the temple of silence.”
~Paramahansa Yogananda

Lake Shrine Today

Lake Shrine Windmill Chapel as seen from the path across the Lake

Current Events, Conditions, and Advisories

Plan a Visit

A look into the Visitor Center, taken from the Courtyard

Plan Ahead - Everything You Need to Make the Most of Your Visit!

Meditation Garden

Lake Shrine Gardens and House Boat

Come Discover the Meditation Garden and Shrines

Lake Shrine Temple

Lake Shrine Temple Sanctuary at a Sunday Service with Brother Satyananda playing the harmonium

Come Learn to Meditate and Discover the Teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda


Lake Shrine Retreat Courtyard

An Experience of Silence and Peace awaits You


Windmill Chapel interior

Meeting the Needs of Individuals, Couples, and Families throughout All Stages of Life

When the mind becomes still, you are in the kingdom of the infinite.