FRIDAY NIGHT – Free Public Lecture, on the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda. Delivered by SRF Monks.

Discover the Joy of seeking God together …
Cherish the experience … Light the flame of love and soul-yearning …

WEEKEND – Lectures, Classes and Kriya Yoga initiation Ceremony. Conducted by SRF Monks

October 25, 2019 to October 27, 2019

Location (all events):

Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport, 7311 Westminster Hwy,
Richmond, B.C. V6X 1A3.
Tel.: 604-278-5555; Toll free: 1-800-663-2878
NOTE: All events will be held at the ‘Westminster Ball Rooms’ location.

Free Public Lecture    Registration Required

October 25 (Friday)
* 6.00 p.m. – 7.00 p.m.Doors open. Access to literature and information sections.
* 7.00 p.m. – 8.00 p.m.Free Public Lecture and Guided Meditation
* 8.00 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.Light refreshments and access to literature and information sections.

The Weekend Events   Registration Required

October 26 (Saturday)

To attend the weekend events, devotees need to be “SRF Lesson Students” – sign-up on Friday night or Saturday morning before 8:30 a.m.

* 08.30 a.m. – 09.00 a.m.Literature and Information booths open
* 09.00 a.m. – 09.45 a.m.Meditation (Doors open at 8.30, for private meditation)
* 10.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.Technique Review Class (Open to all SRF Lessons Students)
* 06.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.KRIYA YOGA CEREMONY (SRF Kriyabans and New Initiates only)
Display of Kriyaban card, mandatory.
October 27 (Sunday)
* 08.30 a.m. – 09.15 a.m.Meditation
* 09.30 a.m. – 10.30 a.m.Inspirational Service
* 10.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m.Kriya Yoga Review Class (SRF Kriyabans only)
* 02.00 p.m. – 03.00 p.m.Closing and Thanksgiving

All events are geared towards adults, but children twelve years and older, who are Self-Realization Fellowship students, may attend if they wish. We may not be able to accommodate younger children at the meetings.
No audio or video recordings including cell phones and cameras are permitted during the events. All ‘still’ photography is to be limited to outdoor areas only. Your co-operation in this matter are sincerely appreciated.


There are special room rates available at the Hotel.
For reservations, guests may book online by clicking:

Follow booking instructions and use Promo Code YOGA79601 to receive the SRF discount.

Or call the Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport locally at 604-278-555 or toll free: 1-800-663-2878 mentioning the group’s name “Vancouver Yoga Meditation Society” and the promo code YOGA79601, to receive the discounted rate (subject to availability).


Executive Hotels & Resorts offer vegetarian choices in their restaurants on site and nearby.

The Chef’s Market Restaurant located in the Hotel offers some vegetarian dishes.
There are few vegetarian restaurants near the Hotel.

— 4 Stones Vegetarian Cuisine
7771 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC – 550m from the hotel, 7 minutes walk.

— Dharma Garden Vietnamese Vegetarian Cuisine
8291 Westminster Hwy #110 – 1km from the hotel, 15 minutes walk.

Other restaurants offering extensive vegetarian/vegan options:

5668 Hollybridge Way, Richmond – 550m, 7 minutes walk.

CAVU Kitchen Bar
5911 Minoru Blvd, Richmond – 600m, 7 minutes walk.

Cactus Club Café & White Spot
Inside Richmond Centre: 6551 No 3 Rd, Richmond – 1km, 15 minutes walk.


The discounted cost will be $8 per day. Parking passes can be purchased from the front desk and must be placed on the dashboard.


Airport Shuttle:
The Executive  Hotel Vancouver Airport offers complimentary airport shuttle to guests.  The shuttle is running to and from the airport every 30 minutes as follows:

Depart from airport….5:15 am to 11:15 pm.

Depart from hotel……5:00 am to 11:00 pm.

To reach the shuttle pick-up area, please follow the signs for “Ground Transportation” and “Courtesy Shuttles.”    After 11:00 pm, please contact the Hotel for pick up from the airport.  You can either call the hotel at 1-800-663-2878 or use the direct-dial phones located on the Arrivals Level 2, of both the International and Domestic Terminals.  Direct-dial phones are also located at the shuttle bus pick-up area of International and Domestic Terminals.

Metro/Sky-Train: Check schedule online.


Voluntary donations to be used for the support and spread of Paramahansa Yogananda’s teachings are a Divine privilege and are very welcome. Options to donate will be available at the venue, or can also be initiated online.

For further information, please e-mail:

Everything else can wait,
but your search for God cannot wait.

                                                                                                               . . . Paramahansa Yogananda