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Vedanta Society of Southern California

Hollywood Temple & Bookshop

What is Vedanta?

Lectures and other videos from the Vedanta Society of Southern California

Gerald Heard

Pain, sex and time: a new outlook on evolution and the future of man. Gearld Heard, 1939

Round About Hollywood -1931 (British Pathé Films)

1830 N Cahuenga Blvd

20-story, 223-unit apartment tower planned at 1830 N Cahuenga Boulevard in Hollywood

1920s Hollywood apartment building to relocate for high-rise development

Save Hollywood’s Castle of Enchantment


Sunset Boulevard

Ghostwriting Gloria Swanson: The Strange, Sexually Charged Genesis of a Legendary Autobiography

Billy Wilder in Hollywood. Maurice Zolotow, 1987

‘Sunset Blvd.’ Turns 70: Nancy Olson on Wilder, Holden and Why She Walked Away From Stardom

1817 N Ivar

Final scene filmed at the Par Va Sed

Miss Lonelyhearts” with Eric Roberts - American Playhouse 1983

Eric Roberts Message to attendees of the walk

Nathanael West and the writing of ‘The Day of the Locust’

Nathanael West: the art of his life. Jay Martin, 1970

The Day of the Locust. Nathanael West, 1939

Yucca & Argyle

Peacock Alley: The Pride of Vine Street

Project to Consume Jean Swartz Building

Hollywood Center Project

Gogerty Building at Capitol Records - Barry Milovsky Preservation Architect, 2011

John Walsh Blog

In Memory of John Walsh, Who Fought for the Soul of Hollywood

Susan Goldsmith’s 1998 New Times feature about John Walsh’s work rooting out corruption in the Los Angeles subway project, The Freak Who Stopped The Subway.

Kim’s big score from John Walsh’s record collection: The Dream World of Dion McGregor, He Talks in His Sleep

Little Country Church of Hollywood HCM #567

Argyle & Franklin

Erwin “Machine-Gun” Walker - He Walked by Night (1948)

Hollywood Tower

Rosicrucian Fellowship Oceanside

Mount Ecclesia

The Oceanside Rosicrucian Fellowship Story (1997)

Villa Carlotta

Sylvie Shain & The Fight for the Villa Carlotta

Tenants got a rare chance to come back after being evicted — but most didn’t LA Times

Villa Carlotta’s Tenant Warriors Fight to Save Homes and History

Storefronts along Franklin @ Bronson

Wallace Neff Photograph Collection Huntington

The Legacy of Wallace Neff

Henry L. Gogerty and Carl Jules Weyl’s Cahuenga & Selma Building Shelly’s Manne-hole Club

Hollywood bids a tearful farewell to Victor’s Square Restaurant 2015

Monastery of the Angels

Order the Monastery’s Pumpkin Bread ONLINE:

Esotouric’s Monastery of the Angels Advocacy Campaign

Our Plan to Save the Monastery

Official Site Monastery of the Angels

Nuns, friars partner to explore future for iconic shuttered Hollywood monastery

Timelapse Castle Argyle Roof Sign Restoration

Hollywood Preservation & Redevelopment Overviews

Hollywood Boulevard Commercial and Entertainment District

Preservation of Hollywood Boulevard



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