Vigraha Sthapana Mahotsav

Installation ceremony of
Lord Shiva, Lord Krishna, Lord Murugan with Devayani & The Navagrahas​

Day 1: Nov 13th (Fri) starting at 5.30 PM 

Day 2: Nov 14th (Sat) starting at 10.30 AM

Day 3: Nov 15th (Sun) starting at 8.30 AM

Entry to the temple is by appointments ONLY.  
914-439-4303 to book darshan slot.


Event to be live streamed on our Youtube Channel and Facebook Page

Nov 13th (Fri) at 5.30 PM:

  • Ganapathi pooja  
  • Punyaha Vachanam
  • Raksha Bhandanam
  • Acharya Ritvic Varnam
  • Ankurarpanam
  • Maha Kumbha Upa Kumbha Adhivasam
  • Jaladi vasam 
  • Aarthi 


Nov 14th (Sat) at 10.30 AM:                                         

  • Ganapati pooja 
  • Puniyaha vachanam
  • Bimba Suddhi 
  • Kalasha aradhabam
  • Navagraha homam 
  • Puspadi vasam 

Nov 14th (Sat) at 5.00 PM:

  • Ganapati pooja 
  • Punyha vachanam
  • Kalasha aradhana 
  • Jivadithatava honam 
  • Nethro milanam 
  • Shaiyadi vasam 
  • Maha Mangala Aarati 

Nov 15th (Sun) at 8.30 AM:

  • Shri Ganapathi Pooja
  • Punyaha Vachanam 
  • Navagraha Pooja 
  • Maha Kumbha Upa Kumbha pooja
  • Pradana Homam 
  • Poornahuthi 
  • Prana prathista
  • Kalashabishekam 
  • Alankaram 
  • Archana 
  • Maha Aarthi


Visit Kalasam Sponsor page to sponsor various kalasams during this ceremony. 


WAST Vigraha Sthapana Mahotsav - Sri Rudram Chanting

We need volunteers for Rudram Chanting during the Vigraha Sthapana Mahotsav. 


When: Nov 14th (Sat) & Nov 15th (Sun), 8.00 AM ET to 8.00 PM ET 


Please pick your slot below and kindly RSVP at following address: 


Phone: 914.282.3698

Saturday 11/14/20:

  • 8 AM - 10 AM
  • 10 AM - 12 PM
  • 4 PM - 6 PM
  • 6 PM - 8 PM

Sunday 11/15/20:

  • 8 AM - 10 AM
  • 10 AM - 12 PM 
  • 4 PM - 6 PM


Instructions to join the Sri Rudram Chanting: 
1.  Please join using the link provided,5 mins earlier to the session.
2.  Please join the session using a device with good internet connection, from a bright and clean place.
3.  Requesting all not to wear casuals or shirts.  Dhotis and traditional dress are allowed.
4.  Apply Basma or Urdhva Pundaram as per your tradition. 
5.  Please use headphones.
6.  During chanting please switch on the Video. 

Important email ID:
Admin related mail id :

Seva Diwali - 2020 Food Drive
                          (A Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh [HSS] initiative)

                                  HSS is a voluntary, non-profit, social and cultural organization, and it conducts structured programs and academic activities to develop values such as self-discipline, self-confidence and a spirit of selfless service (sewa) for humanity. 

                                             Sewa Diwali Initiative is a collection of organizations and individuals rooted in Indic values. It's effort by organizations' and people who believe in Sewa Dharma - “Service to Humanity is Service to Divinity”. Visit for more details. 

A drop-box for this initiative is available at our temple from Nov 13th (Fri) to Nov 17th (Tue) for devotees to donate non-perishable food for shelters. Devotees who are willing to donate can drop their items in this box during these 5 days. 


List of Items that can be donated:

  • Pasta
  • Canned Beans
  • Cereals
  • Rice and Quino Bags
  • Crackers/Cookies
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Paper Products
  • Coffee Pods