Festivals represent peak moments of auspicious energy, and when we worship the Divine during these specific times, divine blessings shower down on all, bringing peace, joy, inner purity, and spiritual consciousness. Public participation is enouraged whenever possible.

Alankara Utsavam – Sri Maha Ganapati

July 2 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm EDT

On Day 1, we worship Sri Maha Ganapati with puja, homa, abhishekam, special alankaras, evening procession and more!

On Day 2, we perform Chandi Homa and worship Sri Rajarajeswari Devi.

Alankara Utsavam – Sri Dattatreya

July 4 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 pm EDT

Today we worship Sri Dattatreya and the guru parampara. Evening activities include the Children's Chariot Festival - all are welcome!

Alankara Utsavam – Sri Bhairavar Madai

July 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm EDT

Today we give thanks to Sri Bhairava for protecting the Temple property during the Alankara Festival.

Guru Purnima

July 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

On Guru Purnima, we honor the guru parampara as the conduit of divine wisdom and liberating knowledge.

Adi Puram (Chandi Homa)

August 10 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT

Join us for Chandi Homa and Devi Puja as we celebrate Divine Mother's power to give birth to the entire Creation.

Varalakshmi Vratam

August 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Receive Sri Mahalakshmi's boons for health, abundance, and harmony in the family home.

Vinayaka Chaturthi

September 10 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm EDT

Join us and receive the blessings of Sri Maha Ganapati for successful new beginnings.

Dhwajarohanam

September 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

Before the start of the Navaratri Brahmotsavam, the "dhwaja" or flag must be raised above the Temple dhwajastambham.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam

October 6 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam

October 7 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam – Durga Utsavam

October 8 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam

October 9 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam – Lakshmi Utsavam

October 10 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam

October 11 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam

October 12 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Navaratri Brahmotsavam – Saraswati Utsavam

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Vijayadasami (Rathotsavam)

October 14 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Kedara Gauri Vratarambham

October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Tirthabhishekam & Dhwajavarohanam

October 15 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kulirtti & Sri Bhairavar Madai

October 16 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

October 31 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

November 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

November 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam

November 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness.

Kedara Gauri Vratam – Final Puja

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm EDT

During this 21-day festival, we worship Lord Siva as Ardhanariswara, for the blessing of oneness with divine consciousness. Join us for the grand final puja!

Skanda Shashti Vratarambham

November 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT

In this festival dedicated to Sri Subrahmanya, we worship each of the Lord's six faces for six nights.

Skanda Shashti Vratam

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

In this festival dedicated to Sri Subrahmanya, we worship each of the Lord's six faces for six nights.

Skanda Shashti Vratam

November 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

In this festival dedicated to Sri Subrahmanya, we worship each of the Lord's six faces for six nights.

Skanda Shashti Vratam

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

In this festival dedicated to Sri Subrahmanya, we worship each of the Lord's six faces for six nights.

Skanda Shashti Vratam – Final Puja

November 9 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

In this festival dedicated to Sri Subrahmanya, we worship each of the Lord's six faces for six nights. Join us for the grand final puja, signifying Lord Murugan's victory over evil!

Skanda Shashti – Tirukalyanam

November 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST

After Sri Skanda's victory over the evil forces, we celebrate His marriage to Sri Devayani and Sri Valli.

Kartika Dipam

November 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST

During the auspicious and beautiful festival of Kartika Dipam, we worship Lord Siva in the form of the holy Arunachala Mountain, offer hundreds of lights and pray to Lord Siva for peace, good health, and spiritual elevation. 

Tiruvempavai

December 11 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 12 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 13 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 14 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 15 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 16 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 17 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 18 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Tiruvempavai

December 19 @ 5:00 am - 8:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance.

Ardra Darshanam

December 20 @ 5:00 am - 11:00 am EST

The sacred festival of Lord Nataraja, Tiruvempavai is celebrated in the auspicious early hours as we worship the sublime King of Cosmic Dance. Join us for the final grand puja and abhishekam!