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Karva Chauth – Oct 13th

Please join us for the upcoming poojas at the Mandir (2006 Holly Avenue, Columbia, MO 65202) Panditji will initiate the Puja and then everyone performs their own Thali Puja. Two Thali puja sessions have been planned per the Muhurat (auspicious times below) Event Schedule for Thali puja 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm – Session 1 […]

Durga Puja Festivities – Sat 8t...

Please join us for Durga Puja festivities at the Mandir, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm and experience the Bengali Rituals of Devi Boron/Aarati and Sindoor Khela.(2006 Holly Avenue, Columbia, MO 65202) Sponsored by Bengali Community Event Schedule for Monday September 26th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Puja prep and puja by Sharmaji 12:00pm to […]

Navaratri Celebrations 2022 – S...

Please join us for Navaratri festivities at the Mandir, 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm (2006 Holly Avenue, Columbia, MO 65202) Navaratri Day 1 Pooja: Godess Sri Bala Tripura Sundari Devi Event Schedule for Monday September 26th 10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Kalasa Sthapana Puja 5:45pm to 6:30pm – Durga Saptashati Parayana 6:30pm to 7:00pm […]

Ganesh Chathurthi – 2022

Ganesh Visarjan celebrations on Friday, September 9th, 2022 at 6:30 pm Please join us in-person on Friday 9th at the new temple land (4321 E New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO – 65201) Flower and Prasad offerings to share are welcome. All those who made Ganesh idols earlier in the week should remember to bring their […]

Krishna Janmashtami – Friday 19...

Please join us for Janmashtami pooja and festivities at the Mandir, 6:00 pm onwards (2006 Holly Avenue, Columbia, MO 65202) Event Schedule for Friday August 19th 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Sri Krishna Abhishekam 7:00am to 7:30am – Bajans & Matki Breaking 7:30pm to 8:00pm – Archana & Aarti 8:00pm – 9:00pm – Prasadam […]

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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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