From the Spiritual Diary, March 23, Habits: Good and bad habits both take time to acquire force. Powerful bad habits can be displaced by opposite good habits if the latter are patiently cultivated. - Paramahansa Yogananda, "Scientific Healing Affirmations"

Welcome to Greenfield Retreat

The Self-Realization Fellowship Greenfield Retreat in Front Royal, Virginia is a branch of Self-Realization Fellowship, a worldwide religious organization founded by Paramahansa Yogananda in 1920 to teach scientific techniques of meditation that will lead to a direct, personal relationship with God. These techniques are available in a series of weekly lessons sent to your home from our International Headquarters in Los Angeles, California. See the About section for more information on Greenfield and SRF.

Current Announcements

Announcements for March 19, 2017

We will be offering a one-day silent retreat for men on Saturday, April 1. Lunch will be provided. Pre-registration is required and you can register through March 26 on the sign-up sheet in the dining room or by calling the retreat line at Greenfield, 635-5066. The cost for the program is on a donation basis. A retreat schedule is posted on the bulletin board in the hallway..... More....

Upcoming Events

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About Meditation

Paramahansa Yogananda said "Meditation is the ability to take the mind away from every object of distraction and put it upon God alone". See Greenfield's guidance for meditation, and the Learn to Meditate page on the Self-Realization Fellowship website.

Autobiography of a Yogi

Paramahansa Yogananda’s spiritual classic is available in our Bookroom, in bookstores, public libraries, and online.