Friday, June 8
6:00–8:00 p.m.
James S. Copley Auditorium

Join us as Swami Sarvapriyananda, Minister of the Vedanta Society of New York, discusses spiritual liberation as it relates to the Museum’s exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India. Vedanta is concerned with timeless truth and posits that no religion has a monopoly on truth or revelation.

Reception following in the Museum Rotunda

Please register and receive your free ticket by Wednesday, May 30, to ensure your seat. Tickets ordered online are sent to your inbox. Please print out or bring your ticket on your phone to present at the entrance. For further information, call 619.696.1941 or email

PLEASE NOTE: This members only event is open to the public for this special occasion. Bring your friends!

FREE member benefit for Friend, Sponsor, Gallery, and Circle members | $25 all other member levels | $40 nonmembers

Tickets are currently only open to Friend, Circle, Gallery & Sponsor level members through June 1st. On June 1st tickets will be open to all member levels and the public.

Support for the Friends’ Lecture & Reception is provided by Shanti and Ram Gurumurthy.

Featured: The Worship of Vishnu at the Birth of Krishna Folio from the Bhagavata Purana, ca. 1560. Edwin Binney 3rd Collection, 1990.585