Chapel doors open! Let’s make way for the Divine.

The calendar below, lists Commemorative Services, Special events and other Services routinely held at our Chapel throughout the year. Some of these – as indicated – are temporarily suspended; and others will be updated, as and when we re-introduce them.

Our weekly, long-meditation schedule, is as follows:
Tuesday* : 6.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.
Saturday*: 6.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m. (Temporarily, on hold)
(*Four or five periods of meditation, from 20 to 45 minutes each, interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees, if unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants).

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january, 2023

february 2023

02feb7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

05feb10:28 amFeaturedFull Moon (Purnima)10:28 am

05feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)1st Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with our regular Sunday Service: also, 10.30 - 11.30.)10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

05feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Experiencing the Love of God.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

07feb6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

09feb7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

12feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The Liberating Power of Affirmation.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

14feb6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

16feb7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)3rd Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with the regular Sunday Service; also from 10.30 - 11.30). 10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The Cosmic Motion Picture.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19feb11:05 pmNew Moon (Amavasya)11:05 pm

21feb6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

23feb7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

26feb10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Harnessing the Power of Mind.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

28feb6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

march 2023

02mar7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

05mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The Speaking Voice of Silent God.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

05mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)1st Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with our regular Sunday Service: also, 10.30 - 11.30.)10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

07mar4:40 amFeaturedFull Moon (Purnima)4:40 am

07mar6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

07mar8:00 pm9:00 pmFeaturedMahasamadhi of Paramahansa Yogananda (1952)The final conscious exit from the body. (As a mark of respect, please bring a flower as well as a donation, to be offered at the altar)8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

09mar7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

09mar8:00 pm9:00 pmFeaturedMahasamadhi of Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri (1936)"The Lion has left his cage." "Gyanavatar - Incarnation of Wisdom." (As a mark of respect, please bring a flower as well as a donation, to be offered at the altar)8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

12mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Why Waste TIme! God is the Joy you Seek.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

13mar2:00 am2:00 amFeaturedDaylight Saving Time - Begins!Clock moves forward by one hour (Saturday night/Sunday morning)2:00 am - 2:00 am

14mar6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

16mar7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: How to be a Friend to All.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)3rd Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with the regular Sunday Service; also from 10.30 - 11.30). 10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

21mar10:23 amNew Moon (Amavasya)10:23 am

21mar6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

23mar7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

26mar10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The Way to Lasting Peace and Happiness.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

28mar6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

30mar7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

april 2023

02apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)1st Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with our regular Sunday Service: also, 10.30 - 11.30.)10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

02apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The Deeper Teachings of Jesus Christ.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

04apr6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

05apr9:34 pmFeaturedFull Moon (Purnima)9:34 pm

06apr7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

07apr12:00 pm1:00 pmFeaturedGood Friday - Special ServiceChapel will remain open for private meditation: 1.00 – 3.00 p.m.12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

09apr8:00 am9:00 amFeaturedEaster Sunday - Sunrise ServiceThe Service will be followed by our traditional Easter Brunch (pot-luck) from 9.00 to 10.20 a.m.. Please bring a vegetarian dish, to share. 8:00 am - 9:00 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

09apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: The True Meaning of Resurrection.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

11apr6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

13apr7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

16apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Life Energy: The Power that Heals.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

16apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday School :-)3rd Sunday, each month. (Concurrent with the regular Sunday Service; also from 10.30 - 11.30). 10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

18apr6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

19apr9:12 pmNew Moon (Amavasya)9:12 pm

20apr7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

23apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Bringing Our Lives into Balance.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

25apr6:00 pm9:00 pmTuesday - Long meditation (3-hour Service)Four or five periods of meditation, lasting 20 to 45 minutes each; and interspersed with devotional chanting. Devotees unable to stay, may leave quietly during the chants.6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

27apr7:00 pm8:20 pmThursday - Inspirational & Prayer ServiceTwo 15-minute meditations, devotional chants, and an inspirational reading. The last 20 minutes follow the outline given in the Worldwide Prayer Circle booklet.7:00 pm - 8:20 pm Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.

30apr10:30 am11:30 amSunday - Reading ServiceService Title: Developing the Invincible Power of Initiative.10:30 am - 11:30 am Vancouver Meditation Group (SRF), 173 West 6th Ave., Vancouver, B.C., Canada.