Note: All ceremonies are free to attend.
Contributions are optional, and help cover Temple expenses.
Panditji reads contributors’ names as part of the ceremony.
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The Sanskrit meaning of Archana is homage paid to the Deities and also refers to chanting the names of a Deity. This is a short puja that can be done by the temple pandit on behalf of a devotee for direction and blessings. This puja last approximately 10-15 minutes per Deity.
Note: At Sri Somesvara, monthly and annual pujas are approximately 1-1/2 hours.
Lord Ganesh Puja (daily archana)
The Ganesh Puja is beneficial for general well-being and for removal of obstacles in one’s life.
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Lord Kartikeya Puja (daily archana)
The Karthikeya Puja is beneficial for spiritual growth, health issues, family issues and asset issues such as land, etc.
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Uma Parvathi Devi Puja (daily archana)
The Uma Parvathi Devi Puja is beneficial for material prosperity and spiritual liberty through the freedom from conditioning and selfish desires.
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