Devi Jagran/Navaratri Festivities

Navaratri 2020 festivities

Dear Members, Devotees and Friends of the Mandir,

HTCC cordially invites you to celebrate Navaratri/Devi Jagran. Due to the current Covid situation, we are limiting the total devotee count at the temple to 20.

Join Devi Jagran (online link)
One tap mobile: +19292056099,,88663249705#,,,,,,0#,,1234# US (New York)
Meeting ID: 886 6324 9705
Passcode: 1234

Sponsorship fees

  • One day Puja $51 (Unlimited)
  • Nine day puja $201 (Unlimited)
  • Pradana Kalasa $251 (Limited to only 3)
  • Garland $30 (unlimited)

Please Call or Message Rajya Lakshmi Adusumilli (573-424-8582), Manjula Nathan (573-639-7814), Sudheshna (573-823-3524) if you would like to sponsor. Payments can be made via cash/cheque to HTCC.

  • For additional questions regarding pooja, please reach out Sharmaji (678-622-5159)
  • Devotees that are coming in person need not bring anything.
  • Devotees who desire to participate online can join via zoom.

Everyday Puja schedule:

Devi Puja – 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Bhajans – 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Please also take this Doodle Poll to indicate all days you can attend puja at the mandir. Select as many days you plan on coming to the temple.

Please NOTE: Masks are mandatory and social distancing norms and local city guidelines will need to be strictly followed. A deep cleaning of temple premises has been performed and the daily sensitization checklist is in place.


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Temple Calendar

Regular Events

Lakshmi Puja, Sri Lalita Sahasranama and Sri Lakshmi Ashtothra Parayanam Every 3rd Friday of the month, this puja is performed by the temple priest Sri. Sharmaji. Puja Time: 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM To be one of the sponsors for the puja, please contact Anandhi Upendran (, 573-999-7196) or Abirami Elangovan (573-6737423)
Murugan Abhishekam and Puja Every 2nd Sunday of the month, this puja is performed by the temple priest Sri. Sharmaji. Puja Time: 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM 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 or be one of the SPONSORS, then please contact Smt. Manjula Nathan (573-639-7814) or Smt. Hema Srinivasan (573-289-8797)
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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