Ganesh Chathurthi – 2017

Ganesh Chaturthi Puja on Saturday, August 26th at 6:00pm

The puja is being conducted by Marathi Mandal of Jefferson City, MO. The program will begin with Ganesh Puja and reciting of Bhajans and end with traditional Marathi Aarti followed by Prasad provided by Marathi Mandal and HTCC.

The festival marks the 12th Anniversary of Shanthi Mandir as Ganesh Chaturthi festival (September 7, 2005) marked the 1st day the doors of Shanthi Mandir were opened to the community.

The Mandir will be open from 7:00pm to 8:00pm for Ganesh Aarti from August 24th to September 04th (Volunteers needed).

Ganesh Sthapana Puja: 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Thursday, August 24, 2017
Ganesh Chaturthi Puja: 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Saturday, August 26, 2017
Ganesh Visarjan Puja: 6:00 – 8:00 pm, Monday, September 04, 2017

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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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