Oct 31

Diwali Annakut Celebrations on Sunday, Nov 6th , 2016

HAPPY DIWALI ANNAKUT NEWYEAR WISHES!

All community members are invited to the MHT Diwali Annakut New Year celebrations. Please see the below flyers for more details.


All community members are encouraged to bring the flower, prasad for the Annkut celebration. Volunteers needed for registration, decoration, perform Puja, crowd control, Prasad distribution and clean up.  Please email info@mainehindutemple.org 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 MHT for Diwali Annakut celebrations.

Sincerely,

MHT Board

Oct 19

Diwali and Lakshmi Pooja on sunday, Oct 30th, 2016

HAPPY DIWALI WISHES!

Maine Hindu Temple (MHT) is celebrating Diwali Lakshmi puja which is one of the important rituals performed during the festival of Diwali and this ritual is performed to invite Goddess Lakshmi. Poojari Pradeep Sharma from Boston will be performing Diwali Lakshmi Puja on Sunday,  Oct 30th, 2016. Let us all gather to celebrate this traditional “Festival of Lights” and offer our prayers to Goddess Lakshmi.

Lakshmi is the goddess of wealth and prosperity and Hindus worship Goddess Lakshmi in their houses and temples by her devotees. A special worship is offered to Goddess Lakshmi on this auspicious day of Diwali, with religious rituals and colorful ceremonies specifically devoted to Goddess Lakshmi.

Diwali Lakshmi puja program details (10/30/2016)

1:00 PM To 4:00 PM       Lakshmi puja preparation work
4:00 PM To 6:30 PM       Diwali Lakshmi puja

  • Ganapati Pooja
  • Punyahavachanam
  • Lakshmi Kalasha stapanam
  • Lakshmi deepa stapanam
  • Samuhika Lakshmi sahasranama Kumkum Archana.
  • Doopa , Deepa , Nevedhyam and Harathi

7:00 PM To 7.30 PM       Prasad/Maha Prasad
8:00 PM                        Clean-up

Lakshmi Puja Sponsorship : Advance registration is mandatory for MHT to prepare a necessary arrangement for Diwali Lakshmi Puja.

Diwali Lakshmi Puja is offered for a nominal fee of $51 if registered before10/27/2016.
Diwali Lakshmi Puja is offered for a nominal fee of $75 if registered after10/27/2016.

All the sponsors registered before 10/27/2016 are guaranteed “Diyas lightingin addition to the Goddess Lakshmi locket.

All community members are encouraged to bring the flower, prasad for the Lakshmi Puja. Volunteers needed for registration, decoration, perform Puja, crowd control, Prasad distribution and clean up. Please sign up for any of the seva on the auspicious Diwali Lakshmi Puja celebrations.  Please email info@mainehindutemple.org 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 MHT Diwali Lakshmi Puja celebrations.

Sincerely,

MHT Board

Oct 08

Sai Baba Paduka Pooja, Vidhya Abhyas & Annadanam on Sunday , Oct 9th 2016

History has been made here at Maine Hindu Temple (MHT) celebrating Shri Sai Baba Prana Pratishta and Kumbabishekam Utsav. Poojari Pradeep Sharma will be performing Sai Baba Paduka pooja and Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati and Ganapathi pooja as part of Sai Baba Prana Pratishta and Kumbhabhisekam followed by Annadanam. All community members are invited to the event and grace the occasion.

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Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati and Ganapathi pooja is a rare opportunity for school  going kids to perform pooja to Matha Saraswathi and Lord Ganesha and receive the blessings for the success of their studies and daily routine .

08:00 AM morning program

  • ·Ganesha Pooja ,  Guru Prardhana and Samuhika Guru Paduka Pooja08:00 AM morning program

10:30 AM Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati pooja  ( this event will start sharp at10.30am)

  • Poojari Predeep Sharma will perform Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati and Ganapathi pooja with school going kids

12.00 PM noon program

  • Maha Prasada Vitarana (Narayana Seva) – Annadanam distribution and clean up


Homam-$101, Annadanam-$101, Sai Padaka-$11, Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati and Ganapathi pooja-$21, and Sai Tiles-$21

All community members are invited to receive Shri SaiBaba paduka pooja blessing and receive Annadaman prepared by MHT volunteers. All community members are encouraged to bring flowers and prasadam. Please RSVP as soon as possible to confirm your attendance by emailinginfo@mainehindutemple.org or calling (207) 370-0475, if anyone has any questions about Sai Baba Paduka pooja , Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati pooja, and Annadanam.

Thank you for your continued support. We hope to see you on Sunday, October 9th, 2016 for Sai Baba Paduka pooja , Sri Bala Vidhya Saraswati and Ganapathi pooja, and Annadanam.
Sincerely,

MHT