Mar 24

Invitation for Sri Rama Navami – Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam Celebrations – 04/01/2018

 

Sri Ram Navami marks the birth of Lord Rama, the seventh incarnation of Lord Vishnu, the Protector of the universe. It is a spring festival, that falls on the ninth day of Chaitra month of the Hindu calendar. MHT is celebrating Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam on Sunday , 1st April 2018.

Our Priest Pradeep Sharma  is coming from Boston to perform the Kalyan Mahostav.  Entire community is cordially invited for the Kalyanam (click here for PDF invitation)

The program details are as below:

1) 08:00 AM to 10:30 AM: Kalyanam Preparation work,welcome and registrations

2) 10:30 AM  to 1:00 PM

KALAYANA UTSAVA SANKALPAM,
KALYANAM UTSAVAM
NIVEDYAM
MHT announcements
BHAJANS
ARCHANA and ARATHI
PRASADAM DISTRIBUTION

3) 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM: Lunch – Prepared by volunteers and served in a traditional Indian style .

We also need volunteers for the following Seva. Kindly email info@mainehindutemple.org if you would like to volunteer.

1) Cooking and decorations
2) Registration, crowd control and Runners
3) Food Serving
4) Photography and Video
5) Parking
6) Cleanup & trash collection
7) Kids program

Here is the invitation and Maine Hindu Temple is looking for sponsors from the community members.

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Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance. MHT needs accurate count to manage Divine Kalyanam efficiently and prepare food for all the community members. We are looking forward to seeing you at Sri Sita Rama Kalyanam.

Please email info@mainehindutemple.org, visit our website http://www.mainehindutemple.org, or call (207) 370-0475, if anyone needs more details or clarifications regarding Divine Kalyanam of Sri Sita Rama Swamy. Thank you for your continued support.

Sincerely,

MHT Board
March 24, 2018

 

Jan 21

A workshop/Pravachan on Practical path to Happiness in the current Age [Saturday – 01/27/2018]

MHT is hosting a discourse in English the practical aspects of spirituality relevant to the current day and age based on our Sanathana Dharma by Poornimaji K who is a public speaker with a sound experience in discoursing philosophical, spiritual, devotional and personality-development aspects of human life. See below flyer for the details.

Attached is Poornimaji profile : Poornimaji’s profile (Click here)

She lectures on a spectrum of topics like Srimad Bhagavatam., Srimad Ramayana, Srimad Bhagavat Gita, Tiruppavai, Universal aspects of Spirituality, Unfolding Everlasting Bliss, Success in Life, Lives of great saints, etc.

Event Details

  • 03:00 PM – 5:00 PM             Pravachan [on Practical path to Happiness in the current Age]
  • 05:00 PM – 06.00 PM          Clean-up

This is a free event and all community members are welcome.

MHT needs volunteers for organizing this event.  Please email info@mainehindutemple.org, visit our website http://www.mainehindutemple.org, or call (207) 370-0475, or
Contact Bhasker at 408-455 4174 
if anyone needs more details or clarifications regarding this event or would like volunteer for this event.

We are grateful for your support, participation, and generosity. Thank you for your continued support and we are looking forward to seeing you at the workshop on Practical path to Happiness in the current Age.

Sincerely,
MHT Board

Jan 08

Ayyappa Swami Pooja on January 14th, 2018

 

MHT would like to invite you all to participate in Ayyappa Swami Pooja on January 14th, 2018 Sunday at 4:30 PM. 

A pujari from Boston will be joining us for this auspicious event, so be sure to register early

Ayyappan is the Hindu god of growth, particularly popular in Kerala. He is a synthetic deity, the son of Shiva and Mohini – the female avatar of Vishnu.  Ayyappan is a warrior deity. He is revered for his ascetic devotion to Dharma – the ethical and right way of living, to deploy his military genius and daring yogic war abilities to destroy those who are powerful but unethical, abusive and arbitrary.

All community members are encouraged to bring the flowers, prasad for the Pooja.

MHT needs volunteers for the event for arranging Pooja items, Garland Preparation, distribution of prasadam for the devotees and cleanup. Kindly email info@mainehindutemple.org if you would like to volunteer.

Event Details:

4:30 – 5:00 PM
Registration

5:00 – 5:45 PM
Ganapathi Puja
Punyahavachanam

5:45 – 8:30 PM
Kalasa Satpana
Ganesha Homam
Ayyappa Poornahuti
Ayyappa Abishekam
Alankaram & Bhajans
Upachara Pooja
Naivedyam Aarathi
Padipuja
Harivarasanam

8:30 – 9:30 PM
Prasadm Distribution
Cleanup

Ayappa Swami Puja Sponsorship: $51.

We are grateful for your support, participation, and generosity.Thank you for your continued support. We are looking forward to seeing you at Lord Ayyappa Swami Puja.

Sincerely,
MHT Board
01/07//18