VEDANTA SOCIETY OF SACRAMENTO
1337 Mission Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608
Telephone: (916) 489-5137 E-mail: society@vedantasacto.org Website: vedantasacto.org

Swami Prapannananda, Minister and Teacher Ramakrishna Order of India

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Bulletin for April, 2017

SUNDAY MORNING SERVICES
Meditation and Worship 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

SUNDAY LECTURES AT 11:00 a.m.

April 2                            “Rama and Practice of Devotion” —Swami Prapannananda

April 9                            “The Power Of Faith” —Swami Prapannananda

April 16                          “Death and Resurrection” (Easter Service) —Swami Prapannananda

April 23                          “Spiritualizing Work” —Swami Prapannananda

April 30                          “Vedanta: The Solution to all of our Problems” —Swami Varadananda, Vivekananda Vedanta Society, Chicago

SUNDAY EVENING VESPER SERVICES AT 6:00 p.m.
Booklets containing the words to the songs sung at Vespers and the Sunday morning worship service
are available in the foyer. There will be no vesper services in March.

DAILY GROUP MEDITATION AT 6:00 A.M. AND 7:30 P.M.
Every day except on class nights. When in residence, Swami joins.

WEDNESDAY EVENING CLASS ON VEDANTA SCRIPTURES AT 7:30 P.M.
RAJA YOGA
Swami Prapannananda, April 12, 19 and 26.
There will be no class on April 5.

SATURDAY EVENING DISCOURSE AT 7:30 P.M.
Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Literature
Discourses on April 1, 8 and 22. No discourse on April 15 and 29.

SPECIAL CELEBRATIONS
Ramanavami (the birthday of Lord Rama) will be observed with a program of meditation, worship, devotional singing, and prasad refreshment on Wednesday evening, April 5 at 7:30 pm.

INTERVIEWS & PRACTICAL INSTRUCTIONS
Swami Prapannananda will be happy to give interviews to those who want to know more about Vedanta, Hinduism, and meditation. He will also be happy to give guidance to sincere seekers with necessary practical instructions with regard to personal prayers and meditation.

BOOKSTORE
The bookstore is open Wednesday, 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The bookstore is closed Monday, Tuesday, and Friday. Telephone: 916-489-2116. E-mail: vedantabookstore@zoho.com For Summer Recess times, please enquire at the bookstore.

LIBRARY
After lectures and classes, the Library is open for borrowing and returning of books. Non-members wishing to borrow books should request permission from the Swami.

DAVIS MEETING
Swami Prapannananda conducts meditation, worship, and talks for the Davis group.

SAFETY AND SECURITY
Devotees and visitors are advised to lock their vehicles and not to keep valuables inside. If a vehicle needs to be parked for a longer than usual period, please ask for permission. Vehicles should be driven very slowly inside the campus and while coming in and going out of the gates.