• Happy Science San Francisco
  • San Francisco Branch

    The modern and universal teachings of Happy Science bestows a positive influence that transcends all ares of society, making it one of the most influential movements of the 21st century. People of all cultures and faith are attracted to the unique teachings of Ryuho Okawa - studying together in harmony. Our teachings, if applied universally, have the potential to end conflict, through the emphasis of Love, peace and prosperity. We offer a vast collection of multimedia to begin your journey of self-improvement. We hold regular seminars and workshops that teach step-by step meditation, how to contemplate, receive inspiration, and increase our potential for enlightenment. A wave of happiness is spreading and it's an exciting time to share the good news and welcome you!

    Learn about our Teachings

    Delight

    We feel a sense of delight when our work creates value for others, imparts happiness, and positively influences the world around us.

    A Life of Triumph

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Delight
    Delight

    Delight

    We feel a sense of delight when our work creates value for others, imparts happiness, and positively influences the world around us.

    A Life of Triumph

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Upcoming Events and Activities

    • 20th
    • Soul Training

    Intermediate Level - Class III

    Happy Science Soul Training Course, Intermediate III.
    • Friday, July 20th
    • 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
      • 21st
      • Soul Training

      Advanced Level - Class I

      Happy Science Soul Training Course, Advanced I.
      • Saturday, July 21st
      • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
        • 22nd
        • Meditation

        Detox Yoga & Meditation

        A practice of the Detox Yoga & Meditation.
        • Sunday, July 22nd
        • 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
          • 22nd
          • Sunday Service

          Enthusiasm

          Sunday service on Enthusiasm, based on the June edition of the Happy Science Magazine.
          • Sunday, July 22nd
          • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
            • 22nd
            • Study Group

            The Laws of the Sun

            Weekly book study on the The Laws of the Sun.
            • Sunday, July 22nd
            • 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
              • 24th
              • Study Group

              Lecture DVD Study

              A viewing of Master Okawa's lecture.
              • Tuesday, July 24th
              • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
              • Event is in Japanese
              • Japanese
              • 24th
              • Outreach

              North Bay Gathering

              Outreach in North Bay, session is in Japanese.
              • Tuesday, July 24th
              • 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM
              • Event is in Japanese
              • Japanese
              • Off-site
              • 24th
              • Soul Training

              Intermediate Level - Class III

              Happy Science Soul Training Course, Intermediate III.
              • Tuesday, July 24th
              • 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
                • 24th
                • Outreach

                North Bay Gathering

                Outreach in North Bay, session is in English.
                • Tuesday, July 24th
                • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
                • Off-site
                • 26th
                • Meditation

                Detox Meditation

                Weekly practice of the Detox Meditation. Two sessions at 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM.
                • Thursday, July 26th
                • 5:30 PM to 7:15 PM
                  • 27th
                  • Soul Training

                  Intermediate Level - Class IV

                  Happy Science Soul Training Course, Intermediate IV.
                  • Friday, July 27th
                  • 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
                    • 28th
                    • Soul Training

                    Advanced Level - Class II

                    Happy Science Soul Training Course, Advanced II.
                    • Saturday, July 28th
                    • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
                      • 29th
                      • Sunday Service

                      The Principles of Self-reflection

                      Sunday service on The Principle of Self-reflection, based on The Essence of Buddha.
                      • Sunday, July 29th
                      • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
                        • 31st
                        • Study Group

                        Lecture DVD Study

                        A viewing of Master Okawa's lecture.
                        • Tuesday, July 31st
                        • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
                        • Event is in Japanese
                        • Japanese
                        • 31st
                        • Soul Training

                        Intermediate Level - Class IV

                        Happy Science Soul Training Course, Intermediate IV.
                        • Tuesday, July 31st
                        • 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

                          Experience it

                          Happy Science is a universal religion that unites everyone. We welcome all who wish to improve themselves through the exploration of the Right Mind and daily practice of The Fourfold Path of Love, Wisdom, Self-reflection and Progress. Through self-refinement, members learn to enact positive change in their lives. Imbued with a sense of purpose, our members gain confidence to positively affect society.

                          Contact this branch to learn more

                          Membership

                          For your convenience, we offer two options:

                          1. Register online to receive the Dharma of the Right Mind (digital format) and membership related communications - ($10 donation).
                          2. Visit this branch to consult with a minister and receive the Dharma of the Right Mind prayer book. This option is recommended for those seeking to become Devotees.

                          Become a member

                          Support

                          There are many expressions of offerings in Happy Science, such as an offering time, experience or skills. As a non-profit organization, we rely solely on contributions from members (and friends) to fund activities and support our ministers. It is not the quantity that matters, but the quality and attitude of the offering, so we encourage all who appreciate our teachings to consider a showing of gratitude in the form of regular offerings.

                          Make a donation

                          Membership

                          For your convenience, we offer two options:

                          1. Register online to receive the Dharma of the Right Mind (digital format) and membership related communications - ($10 donation).
                          2. Visit this branch to consult with a minister and receive the Dharma of the Right Mind prayer book. This option is recommended for those seeking to become Devotees.

                          Become a member

                          Support

                          There are many expressions of offerings in Happy Science, such as an offering time, experience or skills. As a non-profit organization, we rely solely on contributions from members (and friends) to fund activities and support our ministers. It is not the quantity that matters, but the quality and attitude of the offering, so we encourage all who appreciate our teachings to consider a showing of gratitude in the form of regular offerings.

                          Make a donation

                          Happy Science San Francisco

                          Address525 Clinton Street
                          Redwood City, CA 94062
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                          (650) 363-2777
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                          10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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