Hindu festivals are ceremonies that weave individual and social life to dharma. Hinduism has many festivals throughout the year, where the dates are set by the Hindu calendar, often marks the seasonal changes or planetary changes.

Akshaya Tritiya (Monday, 9th May 2016)

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 Ya devi sarvabhuteshu lakshmi – rupena samsthita Namas tasyai, namas tasyai, namas tasyai namo namah We are pleased to inform you that the temple is organizing a special Abishekam and Pooja for Sri Mahalakshmi devi on the  auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya  starts at…

Hanuman Jayanthi

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Attention Dear Devotees!   Hanuman Jayanti is celebrated to commemorate the birth of Hanuman, the Vanara god, widely venerated by Hindus. Hanuman is an ardent devotee of god Rama, and is worshiped for his unflinching devotion to the god. Hanuman is worshiped to…

Diwali or Deepavali / Lakshmi Puja

Diwali or Deepavali, the Festival of Lights, is one of the biggest and popular festivals of India. Celebrated with great enthusiasm, the festival is marked by multi-colored Rangoli designs, special rituals, lighting of lamps, floral decorations, fireworks, exchange of Diwali sweets and gifts.…

Vijaya Dashami or Dussehra

Dussehra festival, also known as Dasara or Vijaya Dashami, is an Indian festival that celebrates good forces over evil forces. It spans for 10 days and is celebrated in varied traditions across India. According to Hindu calendar, Dussehra is marked on the 10th…

Saraswathi Pooja & Ayudha Pooja

Ayudha Pooja The eighth or ninth day of Navrati is celebrated as Ayudha Pooja by commercial organizations, business houses, shops and establishments. Machines, equipments and tools that are used in the organization are cleaned and smeared with sandalwood paste (Chandanam) and vermilion (KumKum)…

Navratri Festival

Navratri Festival or Navaratri Festival is one of the most important Hindu festivals of India celebrated with great religious fervor throughout India. Navratri means “Nine Nights in Sanskrit”; Nava meaning Nine and Ratri meaning nights. The nine forms of Goddess Shakti are worshipped…

Vinayaka Chaturthi

Ganesh Chaturthi or Vinayaka Chaturthi Festival is one of the most popular Hindu festivals celebrated in India. Also known as Vinayaka Chavithi, Ganesha Chaturthi is celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ganesh, and is observed in the month of Bhaadrapada. Vinayaka Chaturthi celebrations…

Ram Navami

Ram Navami or Rama Navami Festivalis a Hindu festival celebrated as the birthday of Lord Ram or Ramachandra, the seventh avatar of Lord Vishnu. Ramnavami occurs on the ninth day of the Hindu Chaitra Masa (March – April), hence the festival is also…

Maha Shivaratri

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Our temple is observing Maha Shivaratri Vaibhavam on Sunday,March 06 2016. Maha Shivaratri or Shivratri Utsav is a famous Hindu festival in honor of Lord Shiva, one of the Trimurtis in Hinduism. Sivaratri, which literally means “Great Night of Shiva” or “Night of…

Makar Sankranti (Pongal)

It is an important Hindu harvest festival celebrated in various parts of India. Celebrated in the Hindu Calendar month of Magha (mid January – mid February), Makar Sankranti is the day when the Sun God enters into the Northern Hemisphere, denoting the beginning…

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