Aug 22

Sri Ganesh Chaturthi (24th Thursday to 26th Saturday, Aug 2017)

Maine Hindu Temple (MHT) invites all the community members along with family and friends to celebrate the birthday of our most loved deity Lord Ganesha known as Sri Ganesh Chaturthi.

Ganesha who is the younger son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati is known by 108 different names among devotees and in mythology. Ganpati, the God of good beginnings is prayed to on special occasions. Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated with great pomp and fervor in most parts of the country.

The program details:

08/24 Thursday – DAY1
6.00 pm – Sri Ganesh Stapana, Ashtothram and Nivedanam
7.30 pm – Sri Ganasha Aarti
8.00 pm – Prasad distribution
9.00 pm – Cleaning

08/25- Friday  – DAY 2
7 pm – Archana, Nivedyam, Sri Ganapathi Aarti
8 PM – Prasad distribution

08/26 – Saturday – DAY 3
10 AM – Archana, Nivedyam, Sri Ganapathi Aarti followed by Ganesh Visarjan.
11 AM – Prasad distribution

Lord Ganesh Chaturthi Archana : $21

We are grateful for your support, participation and generosity in this noble cause! Devotees are welcome to bring Prasadam, flowers, and fruits during Sri Ganesh Chaturthi.

Maine Hindu Temple needs an accurate count to provide Pooja articles, manage Prasadam and other arrangements for all the community members. Maine Hindu Temple humbly requests all the community members for Sri Ganesh Chaturthi Pooja and offer a donation for Sri Ganesh Chaturthi Maha Laddu.

Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance for any of the above events. 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 above events. As always, we appreciate your help and support. May God bless you all.

Sincerely,

MHT Board

Aug 06

Sri Krishna Janmashtami Celebrations – 2017

MHT is celebrating 5244th Birth Anniversary of Lord Krishna and cordially extends an invitation to every community member along with family and friends to celebrate Lord Krishna’s birthday known as Krishna Janmashtami. Lord Krishna is considered to be the Lord’s most glorious incarnations. Even saying and remembering His name brings joy because Sri Krishna himself was a manifestation of joy at all levels and in all walks of life.

Lord Krishna was the offspring of Devaki and Vasudeva and his birthday is commended by Hindus as Janmashtami, On this auspicious day perform Krishna Jayanthi to get a presents and lead a peace life.

Program details:

4:30 PM to 6:00 PM  –  Bhajan Kirtan
6:00 PM to 6:30 PM  –  Aarti
6:30 PM onwards     –  Maha Prasad
8:00 PM onwards     –  Clean-up

We have attached flyer for details (click here).


All devotees are requested to bring prasadam, flowers, and fruits for the above events. We also need volunteers for making this event successful.Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance for any of the above events. 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 above events. As always, we appreciate your help and support. May God bless you all.

Sincerely,

MHT Board

Jul 06

Guru Poornima (7/8)

MHT is celebrating auspicious occasion of Guru Poornima which falls on Saturday the July 8th of this year according to Drik Panchang and entire MHT community is cordially invited for celebrating Guru Poornima.


Program details:
09.00 AM – 10.00 AM – Baba Abhishekam and Alankaram
10.00 AM – 10:15 AM – Saibaba Ashtothram
10:15 AM – 11:00 AM – Bhajans
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM – Nivedyam and Aarti
11:30 AM onwards prasadam distribution and cleaning

Evening Aarti
06:30 PM – 07:30 PM – Evening Aarti and prasadam distribution

All devotees are requested to bring prasadam, flowers, and fruits for the above events. We also need volunteers for making this event successful.

MHT clean up: 07/15[Saturday]
MHT is planning to clean up entire premise and fix many items that needs immediate attention like grouting, painting, fixing broken tiles, inventory pooja and kitchen items. We need volunteers for carrying out these activities. MHT also plans to hold preparation meeting on 7/13 during Thursday bhajan. Kindly email info@mainehindutemple.org if you would like to volunteer. MHT appreciates food supply for the volunteers

Tentative Timing for the volunteer work
10.00 AM – 04.00 PM – MHT cleanup

Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance for any of the above events. 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 above events. As always, we appreciate your help and support. May God bless you all.

Sincerely,

MHT Board