Sunday Services

Sunday Services are held at 10:30 a.m. in the Society’s chapel at 205 S. Skinker Blvd., St. Louis
Class at Vedanta Society of St. Louis


Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 8 p.m. A short meditation is conducted before the Tuesday class, followed by discussion of traditional Vedantic texts. Thursday classes cover Ramakrishna Vivekananda literature.

No classes from July to end of September (summer break), and from the middle of December until Ramakrishna’s birthday (winter break).


Swami in bookshop of Vedanta Society of St. LouisA variety of books on Vedanta and Ramakrishna-Vivekananda, as well as many books on mysticism and different religions are available.

The bookstore carries the best photographs of Ramakrishna, Holy Mother, and Vivekananda; good Indian incense and other religious-related articles are also in stock.

Special Celebrations

Musical performance during Christmas Special at Vedanta Society of St. LouisThe Society observes the birth anniversaries of great religious leaders such as Buddha, Shankara, Krishna, Christ, Ramakrishna, and other great teachers of the world. On special occasions, vigils and mini-retreats are conducted.


Swami Chetanananda gives interviews to sincere spiritual seekers and teaches how to practice meditation and spiritual disciplines.


Anyone seriously interested in the universal teachings of Vedanta may become a member of the Vedanta Society of St. Louis.