Pandit Phani Kumar


We are pleased to inform you that HTCC has recently hired a Full Time Priest at “Shanthi Mandir”.


Priest Siva Shankar Phani Kumar Bodducherla has joined HTCC on Thursday, March 15th, 2018. Phani Kumar is an individual with demonstrated professionalism in performing Vedic rituals.
He is an erudite scholar with vast knowledge in the field of Vedas and Shastras. He has over 15 years of experience in Vaidika Panchadasa Karmas, Smartha, SaivaAgamas, Dharma sharstas, Vastu and muhurtha bhagam in Astrology.
He knows vedic and western astrology which aid him in finding the auspicious time for any Pooja or occasion. He is an expert in performing all shubakaryam and ceremonies. He is well versed in Telugu, Hindi and also fluent in English.


We encourage all members to visit Mandir to get to know Pandit Phani Kumar and take advantage of all the services offered via HTCC Devotional Programs Committee.


Online puja booking with Pandit Phani Kumar is available.

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Regular Events

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
Kirtan
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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