Our Monthly Temple Meeting takes place this Tuesday, October 16, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. Please note the following location changes: The meeting begins in the main Temple with a half-hour meditation followed by a class by our minister on Autobiography of a Yogi. We then move to the Special Events Room for updates about Temple activities and projects. All are warmly invited to attend.

If you would like to spend a Saturday morning helping to beautify our Temple and J Street Chapel, please join us at the Day of Service, this Saturday, October 20, from 9 a.m. until noon. We will begin in the Special Events Room with a brief period of meditation led by the minister before we break out into work groups. At noon, a delicious lunch will be provided. This is a wonderful way to make new friends while serving our Temple.

SRF will participate in the Encinitas Halloween festivities on Wednesday evening, October 31, from 5 – 8 p.m. Our enchanting queen and her court will greet all children and give treats to the little ghosts and goblins in the parking lot of SRF Books & Gifts, located at 1150 S. Coast Highway near K Street. All are welcome.

Spectacular Halloween pumpkins will again be displayed in several locations downtown.  We need volunteers to assist the SRF monks with pumpkin carving. If you can help, please come to the ashram grounds on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday, October 28 – 30, from 5 – 9 p.m.

The Children’s Pumpkin Carving and Storytelling will be held on Saturday, October 27, from 6–8 p.m. on the ashram grounds. Please pick up a flyer with all the details on the Sunday School patio table.

Sunday, October 14: The Bhagavad Gita Scriptural Reading is from Volume 1.

Monday, October 15:  The SRF Lessons Scriptural Reading is from Volume 6, Lesson 134, entitled “Disembodied Souls.”

Friday, October 19: The Second Coming of Christ Scriptural Reading is from Volume 1.