Ganesh Chaturthi – 2023

Please join us for the Ganesh Chaturthi festivities starting this weekend and till Wednesday September 27th.

Puja and Idol Making at the Mandir: 2006 Holly Avenue, Columbia, MO 65202

Ganesh Idol Making Sunday 09/17 – 10:30 am – 12:00 pm.

Join us for our annual Ganesh idol making get together at the Mandir. Youth and adults alike will make Lord Ganesha, Mooshika vahana, Modaks and other treats for Lord Ganesha from clay. This is a favorite activity for the kids as they choose to make their own Ganesh idols their way and then take it home and decorate it in many colors. Kids bring back these idols on the Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja day on 09/18 and/or for Visarjan on 09/27.

Ganesh Utsav/Chaturthi festivities:

Program Details

09/18 Mon 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm – Ganesh Sthapana Puja and Aarti
09/19 Tue- 09/26 6:00 pm to 6:30 pm – Ganesh Puja and Aarti

Events at new temple land: 4321 E New Haven Road, Columbia MO 65201.

09/24 Sun 9:00 am to 11:00 am – Ganesh Havan
09/27 Wed 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Ganesh Visarjan

Food signup sheet for Chaturthi Pooja on Monday 09/18 (Sthapana Puja day).
Sign-up for Food

Event Sponsorship
All 9 days puja + Havan – $201
All 9 days puja – $151
Any one day – $51
Only Havan – $101

To SPONSOR pooja or more information, please contact one of the pooja coordinators:
Deepti Kulkarni: (573-397-1019) Or Anusha (507-340-6066)

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