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Vijay Dasami 2018

Vijay Dasami Thursday, Oct.18th, 20186:30-8:30 PM Please Join us for our annual celebration to close Navaratri with the Destruction of Ravana. Evening Arati will begin at 5:30 PM. Afterward we will parade to the Bay View Parking lot (above the lake), where all will have an opportunity to shoot arrows at Ravana before we destroy him in the final battle...

Saturday, October 13, 2018 230pm - 4pmMt. Madonna Sankat Mochan Hanuman Mandir445 Summit Road, Watsonville CA 95076 (The event is free but requires reservations via the temple) Artist Ensemble:Cast: Pooja Rao / Hari Kannan / Chinmayi Bettadapura / Vijay Ragavendiran / Sunny Moza / Dev Milind / Suresha Bhat / Kaanchana Parameswaran / Shrisha Yelluru / Vedant Yelluru / Haricharan...

Shri Krupa Dance Company

Saturday Aug 4, 2018 -- 4 pm Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple We are pleased to host Guru Vishal Ramani and students & Renowned Orchestra team from Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Guru Purnima 2018

Please join us for Guru Purnima on Friday, July 27th, as we honor the great teacher in form and within. The yajña will begin after morning ārati, followed by a bhoj (feast) at 11:30am, and Hanuman Olympics in the afternoon. 7:30 - 11am — Puja & Yajña11:30 - 12:30pm — Bhoj (Feast)12:30 - 4:30pm — Hanuman Olympics All are welcome...

Hanuman will be at Mount Madonna School's 40th Ramayana! Will you? All seats reserved. Watch the video clip here! For tickets: ramayana.brownpapertickets.com (June 8-10 performances)ramayana-preview.brownpapertickets.com  (June 7 dress preview)  Entertainment for all ages - don't miss the magic of the 40th Ramayana onstage June 7-10.

A special satsang with world renowned Ramayana scholar Dr.Philip Lutgendorf Saturday April 14th 2018 — 3:30 pmMt. Madonna Sankat Mochan Hanuman Mandir Join us for a Lecture followed by a Ram Lila excerpt and a musical presentation by leading bay area actors and musicians.

Hanuman Jayanti 2018

March 31st, 2018 Please join us for the auspicious occasion of Hanuman Jayanti and the 95th Birthday celebration of our beloved guru, Sri Baba Hari Dass! All are welcome, compliments of the Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple and the Mount Madonna Center (reservations will be required after 11am). An annual tradition at the Center, the day's events include a kirtan parade, chanting of the Sundar...

Shivaratri

The auspicious night of Shiva will be celebrated at Mount Madonna Center on February 14th with chanting, prayer, meditation, and performing ritual throughout the night. Shiva Rātri is the night that celebrates the Great God Shiva as a manifestation of the Pure Consciousness Principle. Traditionally, Shiva Rātri is observed on the lunar fortnight, when the moon is waning into the new moon...

Navaratri

Please join us as we once again immerse ourselves in the timeless, devotional story of the Ramayana. This year we will celebrate Navaratri from Thursday, Sept. 21st to Saturday, Sept. 30th.  As is our tradition, beginning on Thursday the 21st we will hold daily morning Pujas to Śri Rām at the Saṇkaṭ Mochan Hanumān Temple at 7:30 am immediately following...