Sri Chaitanyananda will Offer Two Workshops in New Jersey in March 2017

On March 25-26, 2017, Aiya will be offering two workshops in New Jersey, focusing on the question, “Do the Planets Influence Our Lives?” Topics include: How do the Navagrahas affect us? What impact does my birth chart have on my life? Can rituals like Homas and Pujas be valuable and helpful in life? What is the relevance of […]

Maha Sivaratri 2017 ~ The Great Night of Lord Siva

Om Namah Sivaya! Please join us at the Sri Rajarajeswari Peetam as we worship Lord Siva during the divine Maha Sivaratri Mahotsavam. The program will start at 8PM on Friday, Feb 24, with Sri Siva Kalasa Puja. This year we will perform Sri Rudra Ekadasi as well as the most auspicious “Sahasra Lingarchana Puja,” in […]

View Makara Sankranti Photos

View photos from Makara Sankranti, when we worship Lord Surya and give thanks to Mother Nature for providing everything we need for a happy and auspicious life. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.

View Tiruvempavai Photos

View photos from Tiruvempavai, when we worship Sri Nataraja and seek His supreme blessings. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.

View Raja Matangi Homa Photos

View photos from our annual children’s Raja Matangi Homam, when our Temple youth organize a homam to Sri Raja Syamala, a unique form of Sri Saraswati Devi. This homam is dedicated to young students, who get the chance to participate directly in the homam. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right […]

View Kartika Dipam Photos

View photos from Kartika Dipam, when we worship Lord Siva in the form of the holy Arunachala mountain. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.

View Laksha Kumkumarchana Photos

View photos from our Kanakavalli Lalita Laksha Kumkumarchana, a divine day when Temple devotees chanted Sri Lalitambika’s divine names more than 100,000 times! Many devotees had the chance to perform kumkumarchana to a Sri Chakra on this most auspicious occasion. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of […]

View Skanda Shashti Vratam Photos

View photos from Skanda Shashti Vratam, when we worship Sri Murugan to attain His divine blessings for peace, auspicious energy, and divine strength to defeat all obstacles. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.

View Kedara Gauri Vratam Photos

View photos from Kedara Gauri Vratam, when we worship Lord Siva to attain oneness with the infinite Divine Consciousness. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.

View Navaratri Photos (Kulirtti)

View photos from Kulirtti, when abhishekam is performed with numerous auspicious items to “cool down” Devi after all the powerful mantras, pujas and homas during Navaratri. To view the photos full-screen, click on the arrows in the top right corner of the slideshow. Photos can also be viewed on our Flickr photostream.