Services & Events

The Princeton Meditation Group is a local branch of Self-Realization Fellowship, a worldwide spiritual organization with headquarters in Los Angeles, California. Self-Realization Fellowship was founded in 1920, by Paramahansa Yogananda, for the purpose of disseminating the SRF teachings which, when put into practice, facilitate harmonious development of body, mind and soul. In Self-Realization Fellowship, meditation, for the purpose of communion with God, is held to be the very foundation of all true religion. The practice of meditation is a part of every SRF service.

If you reside in the surrounding area or are visiting, we would like to invite you to attend our Services and visit our Bookroom.


Regularly Scheduled Services

Group Meditation is a castle that protects the new spiritual aspirants as well as the veteran meditators. Meditating together increases the degree of Self-realization of each member of the group by the law of invisible vibratory exchange of group magnetism.” 


The following services are held each week at the Princeton Meditation Group Center. All are welcome to attend. If you are new to meditation or just beginning, we suggest you attend the Thursday evening or Sunday morning services which are a good introduction to meditation and the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda.


Sunday Mornings 10:00AM – 10:50AM Meditation Service
  11:00AM – 12:00 Noon Reading Service
Thursday Evenings 6:30PM – 7:30PM Inspirational Service
  7:30PM – 7:40PM Prayer Service
  7:40PM – 8:30PM Private Meditation
1st Monday of the Month 6:30PM – 9:30PM  Group Meditation
2nd Saturday of the Month 8:00AM – 12:00PM Group Meditation
3rd Sunday of the Month 9:00AM – 10:50AM Extended Meditation Service
11:00AM – 12:00 Noon Reading Service
A Chant is played on the hour for entrance or exit.


Our newsletter with services and events listed from October 2017 to January 2018 can be downloaded here.

If you have a question about any of our group’s activities, please call Richard at (609) 902-4850. In the event of inclement weather, our Chapel voice message will advise you if the Service has been canceled.




Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

AWAKE: The Life of Yogananda


This ground-breaking documentary is an unconventional biography about the Hindu Swami who brought yoga and meditation to the West in the 1920s. Paramahansa Yogananda authored the spiritual classic “Autobiography of a Yogi,” which has sold millions of copies worldwide and is a go-to book for seekers, philosophers and yoga enthusiasts today. By personalizing his own quest for enlightenment and sharing his struggles along the path, Yogananda made ancient Vedic teachings accessible to a modern audience, attracting many followers and inspiring the millions who practice yoga today.

To view the movie trailer click here.
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