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Priest Services at your convenience

 

Mandir extends Priest services to devotees' home. To have a priest service at your home, you need to pick up and drop-off priest from the temple. Suggested donations for the service at home and Temple can be obtained from the management. Home service is minimum of 2 hour slot. 

Please call the temple and book the service of a priest. Since, we have multi lingual priests in the temple, please specify your needs when you call. 

Seva List and Guidance for Priest services

 

At Mandir :

 

Seva List

Offerings

What to bring

Booking Required

Archana

$10

Fruits, flowers and Prasadam

No

Abhishekam

$71

Fruits, flowers, Malei (Garland), cooked prasadam, Milk - 1 ltr, Yoghurt- 500 gm, Sugar-200 gm, Honey-200 gm, Ghee- 100 gm, Tender coconut-1, Chandan powder- 10 gm, 2 coconuts, 5 gold coins

Yes

Satyanarayana Pooja 

$101

Fruits, flowers, Malei (Garland), cooked prasadam (Sapad), Milk- 1 ltr, Yoghurt- 500 gm, Sugar-200 gm, Honey-200 gm, Ghee- 100 gm, 5 coconuts, 5 gold coins

Yes

Vahana Pooja

$51

Fruits, Flowers, 1 coconut, 4 limes

No

Vivaha (Marriage)

$1001

Please consult priest and Management committee member

Yes

Seemantham – Baby shower   

$101

Fruits, flowers, cooked prasadam, 2 coconuts, 5 coins

Yes

Jatakarma/ Punyaha

$101

Fruits, flowers, cooked prasadam, 2 coconuts, 5 coins

Yes

Namakaranam

$101

Fruits, flowers, cooked prasadam, 2 coconuts, 5 coins, 1 kg raw rice, one gold ring to write the name of the rice

Yes

Aksharabhysam

$101

Fruits, flowers, cooked prasadam, 2 coconuts, 5 coins, a new slate or book with pen or pencil.

Yes

Kshora/ Mundan

$101

Fruits, flowers, cooked prasadam, 2 coconuts, 5 coins, a scissor and a mirror. Devotees have to arrange their on barber and mundan will be done outside the ‘Prangana’/premises

Yes

Shraddam

Any

Danam items like, Rice, Lentils, Vegetables, 3 ancestors name and  vesti. Yajaman has to wear the vesti

Yes

 

 Please note : 

  1. Devotees are requested to come to Mandir with sanctified mood, after taking shower with traditional dress code.
  2. It is our tradition (Sampradaya) to give Dakshina to priest and get blessing of God through him. Please note, above offerings do not include the priest Dakshina and devotees are requested to offer separately as per their ‘Shakti’ & ‘Bhakti’.
  3. Other than ‘Archana’, all other services need prior booking.
  4. Other than ‘Dakshina’ all the sevas can be paid by cash, EFTPOS, direct debit or by cheque (in the name of Sri Vishnu Shiva Mandir Canberra)
  5. Mandir Management Committee holds the right to cancel, change or postpone any pre-booked function with prior intimation to devotees.
  6. For more information please contact Mandir Priest or a member of Managing Committee.

Mandir Management

  

Outside Mandir (Prior Booking Required):

 

Seva List

Offerings to Mandir

What to bring

Abhishekam

$71

Contact Priest (0431 226 337)

Satyanarayana Pooja

$71

Griha Pravesh

$71

Vivaha (Marriage)

$251

Seemantham –Baby shower

$71

Jatakarma/ Punyaha

$71

Namakaranam

$71

Aksharabhysam

$71

Kshora/ Mundan

$71

Shraddam

Any

Shanti Pooja

$71

Havan/ Homam

$71

 

 Please note : 

  1. It is our tradition to give Dakshina to priest and get blessing of God through him. Please note, above offerings do not include the priest Dakshina and devotees are requested to offer separately as per the agreed amount between Yajaman and Priest. 
  1. Please contact our Priest on (02) 6286 6404 or Mobile : 0431 226 337 or email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for Pooja Samagri list, as it varies depending on pooja and Paddhati.

Mandir Management

  

General list of items required for all types of Pooja:

Items

Qty

Items

Qty

Turmaric Powder

50 gm

Janev /Yajnopaveetam

2

Mouli/ Roli

1

Tulsi leaves

Some

Dried dates

15

Gold coins

5

Kumkum

50 gm

Mango Leaves

2 bunches

Sandal Powder

50 gm

Dhoop/ Sambrani

1 pkt

Rangoli

50 gm

 Coconuts

3

Agarbatti 

1 pkt

Pooja Patrams/Utensils

Kalash 1,    2 lamps, Pancha Patra, Mani (bell) Arati plate, 5 Trays, small table to keep Kalash, One red cloth for table, Spoons, Mat, Glass, tissue, etc

 

Camphor

1 pkt

Panchamrit : mixture of milk, yoghurt, ghee, sugar & honey

1 cup

Wicks for lamps, (cotton batti)

4

 Rice (raw)

2 kg 

Match box

1

Priest Dakshina - pls discuss with priest before hand

 

Oil for Lamp

100 ml

Mandir Donations – pls discuss with Priest or a member of MC

 

Flowers

2 buckets

Dress code; wear the Indian traditional dress, for Gents: Kurta +Pyjama / Dhoti

For Ladies : Saree

 

Garland (if needed)

1

Wood for Havan /mango sticks

2 pkts

Fruits    5 variety  x 2 each

10

Havan Samagri

250 gm

Banana Leaf

1 pkt

Ghee

300 gm

Betel Leaf

10

Nava Dhanya (Wheat, rice, Teel, Chana, Moong, Tuvar, Udad, Beans, Val)

1 pkt

Arrack nuts (Supari)

5

Navagriha Vastra

1 set

 

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