From the Spiritual Diary, May 28, Wisdom: The rishis wrote in one sentence profundities that commentating scholars busy themselves over for generations. Endless literary controversy is for sluggard minds. What more quickly liberating thought than "God is"--nay, "God"? - Swami Sri Yukteswar in "Autobiography of a Yogi"

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 May 28, 2017

Today marks the final class of our 2016-2017 youth services program. Our program will begin again in September. The downstairs Family Room continues to be available every Sunday from 9:30 am to 12 pm. A video and audio feed of the service in the main chapel is available. Children of all ages are welcome, and we ask that children be accompanied by a parent at all times..... More....

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.

Upcoming Events

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Autobiography of a Yogi

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