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Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple

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Heaven on earth

This has been the most peaceful and the nicest place I have visited (8 times in 3 trips) in L.A... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Adrian R
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Beautiful lush gardens and lake

This is a beautiful lush garden with trees bushes, flowers and waterfalls along with religious and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
San Jose, California
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17190 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3001
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This has been the most peaceful and the nicest place I have visited (8 times in 3 trips) in L.A, it's a must see for everyone in the family. My uncle used to teach meditation here, and I don't think there's another place like it.

Thank Adrian R
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a beautiful lush garden with trees bushes, flowers and waterfalls along with religious and spiritual statues and verses. There is an easy path around a beautiful lake with swans and ducks. There are plenty of benches to sit and meditate or just take...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I have always wanted to drop by and see the grounds of this temple and it did not disappoint! The park surrounding the self realization center is such a peaceful is such a peaceful escapes from the rest of Los Angeles. There are such a...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine is a hidden gem! It's a peaceful place to spend an afternoon and reflect.

Thank Aimee N
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Although I had previously lived in Santa Monica for a few years, I had never made it here. We decided to stop in on our most recent visit. Parking can be a challenge; but, we parked a couple of blocks away without a problem. Very...More

Thank JasperMarks
Reviewed 5 January 2018

With the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles life, you can always find nature and beauty in absolute serenity. Just few blocks from the Pacific Ocean, nestled in the mountain, at Paramahansa Yogananda Self Realization Center where you can find a piece of heaven, to...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

On Sunset Blvd just before PCH, there is the most beautiful place to stop and walk. I recently found out that Tom Petty’s ashes will be here as well as Ghandi’s. Swans, turtles, koi, benches to rest at. Gift shop, but parking is a premium....More

Thank Bonnie Mason J
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is in the middle of busy roads but you will forget the world outside the moment you step in. Apart from the faraway whine of an airplane, the trees and bushes do a magnificent job of keeping outside sound at a minimum. With...More

Thank Atul A
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Sacred Geometry comes to mind..This is a very interesting place,pays homage to many faiths..yet somehow attempts to bring the many faiths..together. The scenery is peaceful..the pace is peaceful...your eyes can fall into restful imagery really. My husband and I visited up and down the coast...More

Thank Shauna T
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is an excellent, peaceful place to visit. You feel peace of mind, when you are at this place. I highly recommend to visit this place if you are in Los Angeles.

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