Annual Devotional Program – 2017

Saturday, April 15th AT SHANTHI MANDIR

9am – 1 pm: Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Homam (Sri Vishnu Havan)
Havan will be conducted by Sri. Venkatesa Iyengar Swamy.
Sponsors are requested to be present by 10 am.
Schedule for the morning:
9. AM Sri Vishwaksena Puja, Sri Sudsrshana Murthi & Kalasa Puja
10 AM Sankalpam.
10.30 AM. Samuhika Sankshepa Ramayana Parayanam & brief talk on Significance of Sri Vishnu Sahasranamam & Homam.
11.00 AM Sri Vishnu Sahasaranama Homam followed by Sri Purusha Sukta, Sri Suktha Homam.
12. Noon Maha Purnahudhi, Arathi, Aseervadam, Teerthagoshtti.
12.30 Mahaprasad – Lunch.

All are welcome to come to the Homam and receive the blessings of Sri Vishnu and Mahalakshmi. Mandir will provide Prasadam.

4PM to 5:30Pm PROGRAM at the University of Missouri CAMPUS
4-5:30 pm. Lecture on the Life and Philosophy of Sri Ramanuja
Arts &Science 200, University Campus, sponsored by the department of Religious studies.
( Refreshments provided by HTCC volunteers)

Sri Ramanjua Sahasrabdhi Celebrations:
Chanting of Gadhya thrayam of Sri Ramanuja, followed by aarti and cultural program of songs and dance.

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Regular Events

Lakshmi Puja, Sri Lalita Sahasranama and Sri Lakshmi Ashtothra Parayanam Starting July 13th, 2018 - Every 2nd Friday of the month, this puja is performed by the temple priest Sri. Sharmaji. The puja will be followed by aarti and prasad at 7:30 pm
Murugan Abhishekam and Puja Starting July 15th, 2018 - Every third Sunday of the month, this puja is performed by the temple priest Sri. Sharmaji.. The Puja for Karthikeya (Murugan): Abhishekam, will be followed by recitation of Kanda Shashti Kavacam, songs and/or dances by children.
If you would like to help with this event, please contact Smt. Anandhi Upendran ( or Smt. Hema Srinivasan (
Sri Satyanarayana Puja Every 4th Saturday of the month, this puja is performed by the temple priest Sri. Sharmaji.
If you are interested in participating and/or sponsoring the monthly Satyanarayana Puja, please contact Smt Latha Krishnan (573-424-7537; OR Smt. Rajalakshmi Adusumili ( 573-424-8582;
Shishu Vihar
Sundays from 10:15 a.m – 11:15 a.m, Second Sundays from 9:00 am - 9:50 am
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 5:00 p.m – 6:30 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
Yoga Class
Second Sundays from 10:00 a.m – 11:30 a.m except April 9th due to Akhhand Ramayan Program

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