The quiet serenity in the Meditation Gardens of the Self-Realization Fellowship located in
Encinitas, California, draw thousands
of people each month. This special place was founded by Paramahansa Yogananda (1893-1952), a
world teacher who brought the ancient science of meditation to the West in 1920.
The cliffside Meditation Gardens are open to the public thruout the year. There is no charge
to enter these lovely Gardens.
Golden Lotus Blossoms standing tall, are the first glimpse of The Self-Realization Fellowship
that you will see as you drive thru Encinitas, California.
Golden Lotus Blossoms
The Self-Realization Fellowship Meditation Gardens contain ponds connected by
miniature waterfalls. Colorful and exotic fish live in these ponds. There is a magic of
tranquility provided by the many beautiful varieties of flowering plants and trees
all thru the Meditation Gardens.