April 12, 2014 – Sri Shirdi Saibaba’s Birthday Celebrations

April 12, 2014 – Sri Shirdi Saibaba’s Birthday Celebrations

Sri Shirdi Saibaba's Birthday Celebrations Where :      Cultural Hall, Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads, Chesapeake, VA When  :      Saturday, April 12, 2014 Program  4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.  -  Bhajans 5:45 p.m. -  6:00 p.m.  -  Shirdi Sai and Sathya Sai Aarthi 6:00 p.m                        -   Mahaprasad For further information, you may contact (are

April 5, and 6 – 2014  Akhand Ramayan Parayan

April 5, and 6 – 2014 Akhand Ramayan Parayan

      AKHAND RAMAYANA PARAYAN   APRIL 5 AND APRIL 6, 2014   SATURDAY-SUNDAY 11:00A.M.(SAT)-12:30 P.M.(SUN)  EVERYONE IS INVITED TO TAKE PART 11:00 AM (SAT) -  RAM DARBAR STHAPANA  Recitation of Shree Ramcharitmanas Continuously for 24 Hours. 12:30 PM (SUN) AARATI, BHAJAN and MAHAPRASAD Available books in HINDI.  Few books in English and Gujara

March 29, 2014 – Yugadi Mahotsav – Sudarshan Homam

March 29, 2014 – Yugadi Mahotsav – Sudarshan Homam

YUGADI - SUDARASHAN HOMAM March 29, 2014 (Saturday) •Lord Sudarshana ( Narayana/ Maha Vishnu) is the chief deity of this powerful Homam who uses his mighty weapon “Chakra”to grant immediate relief to the sufferings of his devotees. Lord Sudarshana/Narayana is considered as the first step to be adopted in the concept of realization of God. 9:30 A.M.

February 27, 2014 — Maha Shivarathri Mahotsav

February 27, 2014 — Maha Shivarathri Mahotsav

MAHA SHIVARATHRI MAHOTSAVA FEBRUARY 27, 2014 (THURSDAY) 10:30 AM to 12:00 Noon             SHIVA ABHISHEK followed by Mangala Aarathi 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM                    SHIVA ABHISHEK followed by Mangala Aarathi 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM    BHAJANS by Devotees 7.30 PM Sarva Devatha Aarathi 8.00 to 9.30 PM Bhajans 10:00 PM to 11:30 PM                 SH

New Year Day 2014 – Sri Satyanaryana Puja

New Year Day 2014 – Sri Satyanaryana Puja

Sri Satyanarayana Puja and Katha sponsored by Temple, a New Year Day tradition on JAN 1, 2014, was a great success.  Over 200 devotees attended the religious ceremony which began with Bhajans and Kirtans led by Sai Group of Hampton Roads.  This was followed by Puja conducted by Priest Nainwal and was supported by Dr. Venkat.  Main Yajman for the pu

February 28, 2014 — Republic Day Cultural Program

February 28, 2014 — Republic Day Cultural Program

2014 - REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATION -  FEBRUARY 28, 2014 - FRIDAY - 7:00 PM CULTURAL PROGRAM & DINNER Admission:    $10:00 Per Person Children under 10 are free Admission includes Program and Dinner.  
Dinner is sponsored by RAJPUT SUFFOLK.  Tickets must be reserved by February 24, 2014.  Admission price is DOUBLE after this date. Please send your

2014 Satyanarayana Puja

2014 Satyanarayana Puja

Sri Satyanarayana Puja & Katha JANUARY 1, 2014 - Wednesday 3:00 TO 5:00 P.M.  Bhajan Sandhya by Sai Group 5:00 to 7:00 P.M     Satyanarayana Puja and Katha 7:00  P.M.                 Mangala Aarati MAHAPRASAD SPONSORED BY INDIA PALACE. Please click on the flyer below for detailed information about the event.  

2013 Durga Puja

2013 Durga Puja

Hindu Temple & Bengali Community of Hampton Roads cordially invite you for DURGA PUJA Saturday, October 12, 2013 PROGRAM: Puja - 10:00 AM Pushpanjali - 12:30 PM Prasad - 1:00 PM For additional information, please contact any one of the following individuals: Dilip Sarkar (961-7204); Solil Banerjee (838-3995); Bidhu Mohanty (427-0196); Dipendra

Report on Asian Indians in Hampton Roads

Report on Asian Indians in Hampton Roads

In the latest State of the Region Report released on October 1, 2013 has an interesting chapter on Asian Indians in Hampton Roads. The section of the report is attached in a PDF file below.  You click on the link and download it. Old Dominion University has been issuing these reports every year beginning in 2000. All of the earlier reports as well