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March 27th Srirama Navami

Rama Nawami (Devanāgarī: राम नवमी; IAST: Rāma navamī) is a Hindu festival, celebrating the birth of the god Rama to King Dasharatha and Queen Kausalya in Ayodhya. Rama, the 7th avatar of Vishnu, is the oldest ...


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March 20th Ugadi/Gudi Paduva

Yugādi,(Ugādi ‘Samvatsarādi Kannada: ಯುಗಾದಿ Yugadi, Telugu: Ugadi/Yugadi (ఉగాది/యుగాది), Konkani/Marathi: युगादि yugādi and Gudi padwa in marathi) is the New Year’s ...



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Maha Sivarathri Celebrations Feb 17th at SV Temple

Maha Shivratri is a Hindu festival celebrated every year in reverence of Lord Shiva. It is the day Shiva was married to Parvati. The Maha Shivratri festival, also popularly known as ‘Shivratri’ or ‘Great Night...


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Bhishma Ekadasi in SV Temple on 30th January

In the epic Mahabharata, Bhishma (or Bheeshma or Devavrata or Bhishma Pitamah) was the eighth son of Kuru King Shantanu,who was blessed with wish-long life and had sworn to serve the ruling Kuru king.and grand uncle of both the...



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Ratha Saptami in SV Temple on 26th January

Ratha Saptami or Rathasapthami (Sanskrit: रथसप्तमी or Magha Saptami) is a Hindu festival that falls on the seventh day (Saptami) in the bright half (Shukla Paksha) of the Hindu month Maagha.It marks the seventh ...


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Vaikunta Ekadasi Celebrations





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Dhanurmasam Puja from Dec 13th 2014 to Jan 13th 2015 in SV Temple

Dhanurmas (धनुर्मास) is a name given to a period of nearly one month. Dhanurmas starts usually around 14–16 December and extends up to the mid of January (Hindu calendar months Margashirsha-Pausha). This perio...


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Karthika Masa Pujas (Oct 24th to Nov 20th, 2014)

Kartik Poornima is closely associated with Prabodhini Ekadashi which marks the end of Chaturmas, a four-month period when Vishnu is believed to sleep. Prabodhini Ekadashi signifies the awakening of the god. Chaturmas penance en...