Sri Ganesh Chaturthi Mahotsav (4th Sunday to 6th Tuesday , Sep 2016)

Maine Hindu Temple (MHT) is celebrating Vinayaka Chaturthi also known asSri Ganesh Chaturthi from 4th Sunday to 6th Tuesday, Sep 2016, one of the important Hindu festivals celebrated with a great devotion. Lord Ganesha is known as the lord of beginnings and the lord of obstacle remover. Anyone who reveres Lord Ganesha before starting any new venture receives his blessings for a successful undertaking.

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.

The program details:

Sunday, 4th Sep 2016
6:00PM  – 8.00pm

  • Ganesh Pooja
  • Punyahavachanam
  • Kalasha stapanam
  • Ganapathi Absheshekam ( Alankara )
  • Vara siddhi vinayaka vartham
  • Ganapati moola mantra japam
  • Ganapathi Homam
  • Lakshmi Ganapati Homam
  • Panchamukhi Ganapati Homam
  • Poornahuthi
  • Archana , harathi
  • Asserevadam
  • Ganapathi Aarati
  •  Bhajans

8:00PM      Prasad Distribution

Monday, 5th Sep 2016
6:00PM      Ganapathi Ashtottara Satanama Puja
6:15 PM     Ganapathi Aarati
6:30PM      Bhajans
7:30PM      Prasad Distribution

Tuesday, 6th Sep
Shri Saibaba’s Sayanadhivasam Utsav as planned at the end, the priest will do Ganesh Visarjan as well.

Sponsorship cost for Maha Ganapathi Homam, Lakshmi Ganapathi Homam, Panchamukhi Ganapathi Homam & Ganesh Chaturthi Vratam: $51(unlimited sponsorship)

Sponsorship cost for only Ganesh Chaturthi Vratam: $21(unlimited sponsorship)

The sponsorship amount is very nominal for 3 major homams and Vinayaka Vratam. To involve majority of the community to take part in this event  MHT took this decision. Use this opportunity and get the blessings of Lord Ganesha.

Maine Hindu Temple (MHT) has invited  Priest Pradeep Sharma to perform traditional Sri Ganesh Chaturthi and Homam. MHT will provide the Pooja articles to the sponsors. Devotees should come in traditional wear for the Homam and Vratam.

Benefits of Sri Maha Ganapathi Homam
•           Barriers in the path of mind , body, and soul will he removed.
•           Will remove all obstacles in health, wealth, and education and give Lord Vigneshvara’s blessings.
•           Harmony in family and success in life.

Benefits of Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi Homam
•    Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi Homam plays a key role in improving the financial conditions of a person.
•    One can be able to get recovery from debts with this Homam which help for reducing complications. Moreover, people can get more luck and fortune to
attain success in all endeavors.
•    Also, it brings both spiritual and material gains in life by addressing exact needs.
•    Another advantage is that it provides methods for invoking the powers for Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi to experience desired outcomes.

Benefits of Sri Panchamukhi  Ganapathi Homam
•    Peace of mind and mind freshness
•    Energies the worshiper
•    Removing struggles in life
•    Negative effect will be neglected
•    Quickness in action and work

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.

Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance. 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.

We need volunteers for the above event. Kindly email if you would like to volunteer. Please email or call (207) 370-0475 if anyone needs more details or clarifications. Thank you for your continued support. We are looking forward to seeing you at Sri Ganesh Chaturthi.


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