Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Encinitas

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Situated high above the Pacific Ocean, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens provides the perfect setting for reflection and contemplation. Run by the Self Realization Fellowship (SRF), a non-profit religious organization, the internationally renowned gardens lend themselves to meditation, study, or prayer. Meander around the beautifully maintained gardens, admire the koi ponds, or simply sit and gaze at the ocean view. After enjoying some serenity, you can head towards the Encinitas Hermitage, where SRF founder and creator Paramahansa Yogananda spent much time. The rooms used by Paramahansa are now preserved as a shrine. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens and many more Encinitas attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Encinitas trip maker site.
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  • It’s free to enter and a short walk around but it’s really beautiful with all the trees, plants, flowers, koi ponds and over looking to Ocean too 
    It’s free to enter and a short walk around but it’s really beautiful with all the trees, plants, flowers, koi ponds and over looking to Ocean too  more »
  • Paramahansaji is truly a Being of Peace and Meditative thoughts of God. Many times for several years I have loved the gardens and one seat in particular with an uninhibited view of the Pacific, sun.....  more
    Paramahansaji is truly a Being of Peace and Meditative thoughts of God. Many times for several years I have loved the gardens and one seat in particular with an uninhibited view of the Pacific, sun.....  more »

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