Our celebrations are simple, family oriented and joyfully participatory. Each celebration is connected with a community seva project which brings the blessing of our celebration tangibly into the world.
2017 Holiday Celebration Calendar
Ganesh Chaturthi Celebration and Ganesh back-to-school blessing
for all teachers and students
Thursday, August 24, 6:30-8:30 pm.
Ganesh Back-to-School Blessing for all teachers and students (part of the overall Chaturthi celebration), followed by a Ganesh Chaturthi celebration with Dr. Henry Herzberger. The celebration includes a back-to-school blessing for all children, students and teachers from 7 – 7:30 pm. There will be a small break and then a Homa to Ganesh will follow. Families are especially invited. Please bring a fruit or flower for the Homa, donations are appreciated and help support the temple and cover the costs of the celebration.
- Aug. 24, Ganesh Chaturthi, 6:30-8:30 pm. Ganesh back-to-school blessing for all teachers and students (part of the overall Chaturthi celebration). Ganesh Chaturthi celebration with Dr. Henry Herzberger.
- Aug. 30, Gauri Puja, 6-6:45 pm.
- Sept. 20-28, Navaratri Celebrations: Day 1, Sept. 20; Day 2, Sept. 21; Day 3, Sept. 22; Day 4, Sept. 23; Day 5, Sept. 24; Day 6 & Skanda Shasti), Sept. 25; Day 7, Sept. 26; Day 8, Sept. 27 and Day 9, Sept. 28 (& Saraswati Puja), 6-6:45 pm.
- Kartik begins Oct. 6, Kartik Amavasya ends Oct. 19, 6-6:45 pm.
- Dec. 2, Dattatreya Jayanti, 6-6:45 pm.
- Dec. 21, Winter Solstice, 6-9 pm.
“The night is black. Kindle the lamp of love with thy life and thy devotion.” – Rabindranath Tagore
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