• 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

    Knowledge

    Knowledge can make a difference, not only in the depth of thinking, but also in the intellectual richness and fulfillment we gain from life.

    The Unhappiness Syndrome

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Knowledge
    Knowledge

    Knowledge

    Knowledge can make a difference, not only in the depth of thinking, but also in the intellectual richness and fulfillment we gain from life.

    The Unhappiness Syndrome

    For more inspiration, please visit okawabooks.com.

    Upcoming Events and Activities

    • 24th
    • Meditation

    Recharging Meditation

    A practice of the Recharging Meditation.
    • Sunday, June 24th
    • 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM
      • 24th
      • Sunday Service

      Six Paramitas - 6 Actions to Become a New You

      Sunday service on Six Paramitas - 6 Actions to Become a New You, based on The Essence of Buddha.
      • Sunday, June 24th
      • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
        • 26th
        • Study Group

        Lecture DVD Study

        A viewing of Master Okawa's lecture.
        • Tuesday, June 26th
        • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
        • Event is in Japanese
        • Japanese
        • 26th
        • Outreach

        North Bay Gathering

        Outreach in North Bay, session is in Japanese.
        • Tuesday, June 26th
        • 3:30 PM to 6:00 PM
        • Event is in Japanese
        • Japanese
        • Off-site
        • 26th
        • Outreach

        North Bay Gathering

        Outreach in North Bay, session is in English.
        • Tuesday, June 26th
        • 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
        • Off-site
        • 26th
        • Soul Training

        Intermediate Level - Class II

        Happy Science Soul Training Course, Intermediate II.
        • Tuesday, June 26th
        • 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
          • 28th
          • Meditation

          Detox Meditation

          Weekly practice of the Detox Meditation. Two sessions at 5:30 PM and 6:30 PM.
          • Thursday, June 28th
          • 5:30 PM to 7:15 PM
            • 30th
            • Koan Seminar

            The Mind of Happiness Planting

            A koan seminar on The Mind of Happiness Planting.
            • Saturday, June 30th
            • 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
            • Kaz Takegawa
            • Event is in Japanese
            • Japanese

            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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            Contactsf@happy-science.org
            (650) 363-2777
            Inquiries are welcome
            HoursTuesday to Sunday
            10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
            Closed Mondays

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