Newly-renovated: Sunnyvale Temple Inauguration Draws Thousands

May 2013
India -- West;5/17/2013, Vol. 38 Issue 26, pB1
The article offers information on the Maha Kumbha Abhishekam ceremony organized at the Sunnyvale Hindu Temple & Community Center on May 8-12 in Sunnyvale, California. It informs that thousands of devotees participated in the inaugural celebrations of the newly renovated temple. It mentions that the event includes several religious ceremonies along with cultural programs by Indian classical music and dance groups.


Related Articles

  • Sacred Stone-laying Ceremony for BAPS Mandir Held.  // Desi Talk;11/1/2013, Vol. 17 Issue 44, p25 

    The article reports on the stone-laying ceremony for a BAPS Swaminarayan Mandir held in Melville, New York on October 27, 2014.

  • Hindu Temple, Sunnyvale Holds Bhoomi Puja.  // India -- West;3/30/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 19, pB22 

    The article informs about the ground breaking ceremony for renovation of Hindu Temple Sunnyvale, California, which held on March24, 2012 and the donation collected during the ceremony.

  • Hindu Temple Breaking Ground in Las Vegas.  // India -- West;11/2/2012, Vol. 37 Issue 50, pB30 

    The article presents information on the groundbreaking ceremony of Hindu temple Sri Sri Radha-Govinda Temple that was held in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 14, 2012.

  • BRAHMOTSAVAMS OF CHIDAMBARAM NATARAJA TEMPLE. VEERACHELVAM, K. // Indian Streams Research Journal;Apr2012, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p1 

    Hindu temples are the embodiment of rituals, pujas and festivals. Temples and festivals always go together, we cannot think of a temple without a festival and a festival without a temple. Festivals are celebrated not only for religious purposes but also cultural and commercial landmarks....

  • BRIEFLY….  // Hinduism Today;Oct-Dec2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p8 

    The article offers news briefs related to Hinduism. The Pradesh government has decided to revive pujas and rituals in all old temples to avoid possibility of religious conversions at the village level. Abul Barkat, professor of Economics at Dhaka University said that Hindu families have lost...

  • Hindu Temples of the West Adjust, Adapt, Improvise….  // Hinduism Today;Oct-Dec2012, p18 

    The article discusses the transformation of the Hindu temples of the West. It notes that the temples have expanded to accommodate the other forms of services needed to meet the requirements of the faith community such as counseling, youth education and interfaith dialogues. It further highlights...

  • How to Visit a HIndu Temple. IYER, DEEPA S. // Hinduism Today;Oct-Dec2011, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p70 

    The article offers three rules that visitor can encounter when visiting Hindu temple. It says that visitors should recognize the unity in diversity of every temple which polytheism and monotheism fluidly interact. It states that tourists might observe rituals or pujas inside the temple...

  • India's Wonderful Secret: A Journey Through Orissa. Jefkin-Elnekave, Debbie // PSA Journal;Jan2006, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p29 

    The article describes the scenic beauty and culture of Orissa, India. It explores the artistry behind the handicrafts made during the Odissi period. The details involved in a technique of photographing the Konark Sun Temple are given. The Longia Soura tribe practice various forms of ritual and...

  • A Bindi for the Guest.  // Hinduism Today;Oct-Dec2007, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p37 

    The article describes the application of religious expression of Hinduism called bindi when a non-Hindu person visits a Hindu home, temple, or ashram. When a non-Hindu visits a Hindu home, he or she will be greeted with an offering of rice and waving of a lit oil lamp usually by two women. When...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics