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Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple

17190 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3001
+1 310-454-4114
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Hidden Gem

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

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Aimee N
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Santa Monica, California
Peace in the middle of crazy LA

Although I had previously lived in Santa Monica for a few years, I had never made it here. We... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
JasperMarks
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Portland, Oregon
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17190 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90272-3001
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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.

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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

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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 27 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

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Reviewed 11 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
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Reviewed 14 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
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Reviewed 4 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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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Enjoy getting your zen on? This is the place with tranquility all around - trails, water, nature and so mindfully tended you'll easily forget you're in LA!

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Visited with my husband on a Saturday afternoon; they have a small parking lot, which was full, so we parked at the mini-mall lot one block up Sunset. Though the park is small, it didn't feel crowded. The gardens are lavish with plants from all...More

1  Thank Mizkwebb
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

excellent spot to be alone, free parking, not good for groups that want to talk as most people are meditating

Thank loopidi
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