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CROP Walk – 2015


Please join the HTCC Team – “Hindu Temple Helping Hands” to raise funds for CROP Hunger Walk. Again, this year the CROP Hunger Walk/5K Run is scheduled as a two-day event: Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 9:00 am for the 5K Run. Registration from 8:00 – 9:00 am at the Twin Lakes Recreational Area, 2500 […]

Navratri – 2015


Please join us to celebrate Navratri at the temple on October 11th. Date : Sunday, October 11, 2015 5:00 pm – 7:45 pm Devi Jagaran performed by Sateesh Bhagwat from Chicago 7:45 pm: Aarti 8:00 pm : Parsad and Pot-luck dinner Contact: Meena Thawani :660- 888-2917 Chandra Rawlani : 864-5521

Ganesh Utsav – 2015


The festival marks the 10th Anniversary of Shanthi Mandir. Ganesh Chaturthi 2005 (September 7, 2005) marked the first day the doors of Shanthi Mandir were opened to our community. Ganesh Utsav 2015 will be celebrated at the Shanthi Mandir during September 17, 2015 – September 26, 2015. The various events for the Utsav are listed […]

Sree Krishna Jayanthi, September 5th


Please join us to celebrate Sri Jayanti/Janmashtami at the Shanthi Mandir. Program details:   •   Devotional Program begins at 6:30 pm with  Puja, Slokas, songs, Bhajans with Aarti  at 7:30 pm.  Prasad Distribution 8:30 pm •   Cultural Program:   Music, Chanting of Gita, Bhajans starting at 9:30 pm with Ardhajaama Aarti and Prasad  at Midnight Contact Hema […]

HTCC Annual Bike Ride & Picnic &...


Annual Rocheport Bike Ride Saturday, August 15th, 7-11am   (Meet at “Scott Blvd MKT Trail” between 6:30 am to 6:45 am) Ask your friends and family to join us in this enjoyable annual bike ride to Rocheport (and back, if you are up to the challenge). Those who would want to walk on the trail […]

HTCC Seeking a Hindu Priest

Hindu Temple and Community Center of Mid Missouri (HTCC), a 10+ year old religious, cultural and educational institution located in Columbia, Missouri is seeking a full time experienced Hindu Priest; US Resident preferred. For information Click Here

Temple Calendar

Regular Events

Bal Puja
Second Sundays from 10:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m, except during June and July
Bal Sabha
Fourth Sundays of the month from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m, except during June and July
1st Sundays of the month from 10:00 a.m – 1:30 p.m
Open Prayer
Tuesdays and Saturdays from 6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m and Aarti at 7:45 p.m
Sai Bhajans
Thursdays from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m
Suprabhatham Prayers
Sri Venkateshwara Suprabhatham and Sri Vishnu Sahasranamam Recited Saturdays from 9:00 a.m – 10:00 a.m
Bhagavad Gita Study Circle
2nd and 4th Saturdays 6:00 p.m – 7:30 p.m
Shram Daan
Saturdays from 10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m (October – May) Fridays 6:30 – 8:30 p.m (June – September)
Tamil Class
1st and 3rd Sundays from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m
Hindi Class
2nd Sundays from 1:00 – 2:00 and 4th Sundays of the month from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m

Quote of the month

Perform all thy actions with mind concentrated on the Divine, renouncing attachment and looking upon success and failure with an equal eye. Spirituality implies equanimity