Services and Classes

NOTE: We welcome in person attendance, but encourage vaccinations, boosters and wearing masks as covid is still very much present. If you have any covid-like symptoms we would ask that you watch from home on YouTube.
Lectures are live streamed Sundays on our YouTube channel at 10:35 a.m. To request access to the Q&A zoom meeting following the lecture, send an email to In September, the online Q&A sessions will resume after the lecture on September 25

Swami Nirakarananda’s Arati in our shrine is now being live streamed daily at 5:30 p.m.
on our YouTube channel (VedantaSTL). Previous streams are also available in the Arati playlist.

Sunday Services 10:35 a.m.

September 4 The Practice of Dharma
Swami Nishpapananda

September 11 How Can Vedanta Help Us?
Swami Nirakarananda

September 18 Krishna Festival: Chanting and singing, talk by Swami Shivarchanananda:
Sound of Krishna’s Flute. Dinner at 12:45 p.m.

September 25 Thoughts on the Gita – Part 130

No Tuesday or Thursday Classes in September

Membership in the Society is open to all who accept Vedantic teachings.
The Society maintains a rental library for members and stocks books for sale.



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