Mandir will be closed on 10/22, 10/31, 11/1, and 11/2. Panditji will be taking off

Monthly Devotional Programs at Mandir

First Monday of every month:  6-7 pm  Rudrabhishekam:   Abhishekam for Shiva and Vedic chanting of Rudram concluding with Aarti and Prasad.
For sponsorships:  Contact:  Smt. Abirami Ilangovan: 573-673-7423

Second Friday of every month:  6 -8 pm Lakshmi Puja, chanting of Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam and Lakshmi Ashtotram followed by songs on Lakshmi and aarti and Prasad.
For Sponsorships: Contact Smt. Anandhi Upendran: 573-999-7196  OR Smt. Hema Srinivasan: 573-289-8797

Third Monday of every month:  Thiru Murugan Abhishekam:  Abhishekam for Karthikeya; chanting of Kandar Sashti Kavahcam, Kandar  Anubudhi.  We will conclude with songs and dances by children followed by Aarti and Prasad.
For sponsorship:  Contact Smt. Kala Kumar: 573-445-9579  OR Smt. Anandhi Upendran: 573-999-7196

Fourth Saturday of every month:  10am – Noon:  Sri Satyanarayana Puja and Katha followed by Aarti and Prasad.
For Sponsorships: Contact Smt. Lata Krishnan: 573-424-7537  OR  Smt. Rajyalakshmi Adusumulli: 573-424-8582

All of these events are free and open to every one.  Please come and participate.

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Temple Calendar

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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