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Karava Chauth Puja & Katha

Karava Chauth Puja & Katha

October 17, 2019, 3:00pm - October 17, 2019, 3:30am

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

Sankat Mochan Samiti will host Multiple Sessions for Karava Chauth Puja & Katha starting from 3.00 PM onward in the Temple Hall of SMK on first come first serve basis. Take the Number from the volunteers for your turn on arrival. Please bring your own Puja thali as per your tradition.

45 interested  ·  27 going
Mehndi Eve celebrations

Mehndi Eve celebrations

October 16, 2019, 6:00pm - October 16, 2019, 5:00am

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

Sankat Mochan Samiti is celebrating Mehndi Eve at the Community Hall in Sankat Mochan Kendra. Simple patterns only will be available and a donation of $5.00 per hand is expected on first come first serve basis. No prior bookings.

78 interested  ·  8 going
Sai Baba Shatabdi Samadhi Samaroh & Dashahara Celebration

Sai Baba Shatabdi Samadhi Samaroh & Dashahara Celebration

October 8, 2019, 5:00pm - October 8, 2019, 4:15am

Sankat Mochan Samiti Melbourne
1289a North Road, Huntingdale
Melbourne, VIC  3166 Map

5.00 PM to 6.30 PM - Sai Baba Mahabhishek and Aratis
6.30 PM to 7.30 PM - Sankat Mochan, Hanuman Chalisa and Aratis
7.30 PM to 8.30 PM - Sai Baba and other Bhajans by Sankat Mochan Bhajan Group
6.30 PM to 815 PM - Mahaprasad

32 interested  ·  7 going
Mata Ki Chowki

Mata Ki Chowki

October 5, 2019, 3:00pm - October 5, 2019, 5:30am

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

Sankat Mochan Samiti Invites you all to Navaratri Celebration on 05th Oct 2019. Sankat Mochan Mandali shall be presenting the Devotional Mata and other Bhajans throughout the afternoon.

Mahaprasad will be served at 6:30PM.

113 interested  ·  25 going
Spring Camp for Kids

Spring Camp for Kids

September 23, 2019, 11:00am - October 3, 2019, 10:00pm

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

Once again for the fifth year in continuation, Sankat Mochan Samit (Sankat Mochan Youth Group) has organized two weeks of Kids Spring Camp at SMK with the program full of interesting activities for the young ones (5 years to 12 years of age). These activities shall take place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm starting from Monday 23rd Sept and shall finish on Friday 4th Oct 2019. The kids shall enjoy the company of each other and shall be kept busy with Painting, Dancing, Singing, Storytelling and writing on these days. Very good teachers are offering their services to make this happen. The donation for the program is $5.00 per session per child and is payable in advance on the weekly basis. The kids should bring their own Arts Smock and the drinking bottle. The donation shall cover the cost of Milk and fruits which shall be provided in every session to the kids and the teaching and learning material provided.... See MoreSee Less

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Ganesha Festival Celebration

Ganesha Festival Celebration

September 2, 2019, 11:00am - September 12, 2019, 5:00am

Sankat Mochan Samiti Melbourne
1289a North Road, Huntingdale
Melbourne, VIC  3166 Map

Ganesh Chaturthy Monday 2 Sep -
5.30 PM 6.30 PM - Ganesh Sthapana and Pujan
7.00 PM to 7.30 PM - Aratis
Saturday - 7 September 2019 -
5.00 PM to 6.30 PM - Spiritual Journey of Ganesh Ji through Dances and Bhajans - Co-ordinated by Sankat Mochan Youth Group
Anant Chaturdashi Shri Ganesh Visarjan Thursday 12 Sep -
5.30 PM to 6.30 PM - Ganesh Visarjan
6.30 PM to 7.00 PM - Hanuman Chalisa, Sankat Mochan Path
7.00 PM to 7.45 PM - Aratis including Thursday Sai Baba Aratis

6.30 PM to 8.15 PM - Thursday Maha Prasad

During 2 September to 12 September 2019 Morning Aratis at 11.00 AM and the evening Aratis at 7.00 PM shall include Shri Ganesh Ji Aratis.
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Janmashtami Celebrations - 2019

Janmashtami Celebrations - 2019

August 24, 2019, 3:00pm - August 24, 2019, 9:00am

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

You are cordially invited to the Grand Celebration of Shri Krishna Janmashtami to be held on Sunday 24th August 2019 at Sankat Mochan Kendra, 1289A North Road, Huntingdale, VIC.

Please come along with your family and friends to this Grand Celebration and enjoy the inspiring, delighting and power packed Dance, Singing and Drama performances by children and adults.

Book your calander and get ready for the Popular Janmashtami Childrens' Program, Melodious Bhajans, Aarati and delicious Maha Prasadam.
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Celebration of Sawan in SMK

Celebration of Sawan in SMK

August 5, 2019, 6:30pm - August 15, 2019, 5:00am

Sankat Mochan Samiti Melbourne
1289a North Road, Huntingdale
Melbourne, VIC  3166 Map

Celebration of Sawan in SMK (Wed 17 Jul to 15 Aug) has already started:
In Hindu calendar Shravan or Sawan month is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Whole month is considered auspicious to seek blessing of Lord Shiva for fulfilment all the desires, prosperity success and marriages. Mondays are dedicated to Lord Shiva as he is the ruling deity of the day.

All Mondays which fall during Sawan month are considered highly auspicious for fasting and known as SawanSomwar Vrats.

All Tuesdays in Sawan month are dedicated to Goddess Parvati, the consort of Lord Shiva. Tuesday's fasting during Shravan month is known as Mangal Gauri Vrat.

Sawan Somwar Vrat and Puja at SMK Dates
15 July (Wednesday) First day of Shravana Month
22 July (Monday) Sawan Somwar
29 July (Monday) Sawan Somwar
5 August (Monday) Sawan Somwar,
12 August (Monday) Sawan Somwar
15 August (Thursday) Last day of Shravana Month, Shukla Purnima & Raksha Bandhan
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Winter Camp for Kids

Winter Camp for Kids

July 1, 2019, 11:00pm - July 11, 2019, 10:00pm

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

Once again for the fifth year in continuation, Sankat Mochan Samit (Sankat Mochan Youth Group) has organized two weeks of Kids Winter Camp at SMK with the program full of interesting activities for the young ones (5 years to 12 years of age). These activities shall take place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm starting from Monday 1st July and shall finish on Friday 12th July 2019. The kids shall enjoy the company of each other and shall be kept busy with Painting, Dancing, Singing, Storytelling and writing on these days. Very good teachers are offering their services to make this happen. The donation for the program is $5.00 per session per child and is payable in advance on the weekly basis. The kids should bring their own Arts Smock and the drinking bottle. The donation shall cover the cost of Milk and fruits which shall be provided in every session to the kids and the teaching and learning material provided.... See MoreSee Less

22 interested  ·  4 going
5th Anniversary of Sankat Mochan Kendra

5th Anniversary of Sankat Mochan Kendra

June 16, 2019, 10:30am - June 15, 2019, 11:00pm

Sankat Mochan Temple Huntingdale
1289A North road Huntingdale
Huntingdale, VIC  3166 Map

On 15 June 2019 your own Sankat Mochan Kendra is going to be 5 years old. We are going to celebrate this milestone on Sunday 16 June 2019 from 10.30 AM onwards till 2.00 PM. The morning shall start at 10.30 am with the soothing resonance recitation of Havan Sandhya Mantras by Arvind Shrivastava followed by Puja by Pandit Rajesh Tiwari . at 10.40 am. Participatory Maha Gayatri Havan shall start at 11.00 AM using 5 Havan Kunds.

Gāyaŧrī Manŧra is the most popular and powerful Sanskṛiŧ shloka (verse) of the Veđas. Hinđus love to chant this sacred religious shlok as manŧra. It is called 'Mahā Manŧra'. Mahā means 'great'.

Sunday 16 June 2019
11.00 to 12.30 Noon - Maha Gayatri Universal Peace Havan by Devotees
12.30 PM to 12.45 PM - Arati
12.50 PM to 2.00 PM - Mahaprasad -(Blessed Food)

It is a free event and you can join us at any time of your convenience during the day to enjoy and relish the activities filled with devotion and Hindu Traditions. If you are interested in participating in the Maha Gayatri Havan then please come at 10.45 AM to be seated for the Havan. Please forward this information to your acquaintances who may be interested.

*Please note that the suggested program is subjected to changes.
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