Temple update

We are happy to announce that the Dakṣiṇāmūrti Temple is now open (limited hours) to visitors who have pre-registered (no later than 9:00 am on the day of the visit) [Pre-registration form] Follow Pennsylvania state COVID-19 guidelines when you are on temple premises.

Saturdays and Sundays
10:30 am to 1:30 pm – General Darshan

11:30 am – Aarti Lord Dakṣiṇāmūrti
11:45 am – Prasad-Lunch [boxed]
EXCEPTIONS: Special schedule on 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month (see below). 

1st and 3rd Sundays: In-person भगवद्गीता Bhagavad-gītā Weekend Classes with Swami Muktatmanandaji are open to those who have pre-registered [Pre-registration form]. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for these classes. The two classes are at 10:00 am and 11:15 am ET. General Darshan is only available from 3:00 to 6:00 pm on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL VISITS (no later than 9:00 am on the day of the visit). No walk-in visits are allowed. [Pre-registration form] 

ONLINE ALSO: All are welcome to view our programs virtually via our Live Streaming page or YouTube channel.

Fri 23

Guided Meditation with Pujya Swami Dayananda

April 23 @ 7:15 am - 7:45 am
Fri 23

Pancadashi Online with Swami Muktatmananda

April 23 @ 9:15 am - 10:15 am
Tue 27

Ongoing Yoga classes

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
May 02

Bhagavad Gita Weekend Classes

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
May 08

Pradosha Puja

May 8 @ 4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
May 17

Shankaracharya Jayanti

May 17 @ 7:00 am - 7:30 am
Aug 15

Gurukulam’s 35th Anniversary

August 15 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Sep 23

Pujya Swamiji’s Mahāsamādhi Anniversary

September 23 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Oct 15

Saraswati and Vijayadashami Puja

October 15 @ 7:30 am - October 16 @ 8:30 am


Atma-Anatma Viveka

with Swami Muktatmananda

Sri Namavami Puja


Aparoksha Anubhuti Part 2

with Swami Dayananda SaraswatiYear 2007 Swami Dayananda Saraswati 2007Aparoksha Anubhuti Part2 - 01Summary of Part 1 until Verse 28; followed by Verse 29arshavidya.org अपरोक्षानुभूतिः (आदि शङ्कराचार्यः)aparokṣānubhūtiḥ...

Bhagavad Gita ~ Chapter 5

KARMA-SANNYASA WHICH IS BETTER?Since moksha means the knowledge of akarma in karma, meaning one should see the akarta, non-doer, in the kart¡, the doer, Arjuna...

Bhagavad Gita home study group

with Brahmacari Suryanarayana https://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PLYTbMLJyGboD9zqvT6Bzs_EsK2demfsnV&layout=gallery

Bhagavad Gita Chapter 4

KNOWLEDGE AND THE RENUNCIATION OF ACTION THE ORIGINS OF KARMA-YOGA In the first three verses of the fourth chapter, Krishna sums up the subject matter...

Support the Gurukulam

About Danam (charity), Pujya Swamiji writes "the culture of Hindus is one of caring. Elders, animals, air, water, earth, and people -all these we care for. We grow by caring, by transforming ourself from consumers into contributors. Danam, giving and sharing is a mark of growth. You grow big by caring".


Arsha Vidya Gurukulam invited to the United Nations

Arsha Vidya Gurukulam, Saylorsburg, USA was invited to represent Hinduism at the United Nations in New York on March 12, 2020, to honor Rabbi...

Video Course ~ Swamiji with Youth ~ Swami Dayananda

Swamiji With Youth, Swami Dayananda, 4 Classes, 2009

Video Course ~ Tattvamasi ~ Swamini Svatmavidyananda

Swamini Svatmavidyananda,8 Classes,2018

Video Course ~ Freedom In Relationship ~ Swami Dayananda

Freedom In Relationship, Swami Dayananda, 12 Classes, 2003

Dhanvantari Maha Mantra

Sri Dhanvantari Maha Mantra:One of the most famous incarnations of Lord Vishnu, Lord Dhanvantari is said to have emerged out of the milky ocean...

Abhaya Pratistha – Discovery Of Fearlessness

by Swami Dayananda Saraswaticlasses held in 2008 https://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PLYTbMLJyGboDrzTsxzPdQ8YrUrKD_2YQq&layout=gallery

Past Events