The Hindu Temple of
Metropolitan Washington

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Om, May all be happy, May all be free from illness, May all see what is auspicious, May no one suffer, Om Peace, Peace, Peace

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Upcoming events


Ganesh Chaturdashi Mahotsav

09/09 Friday 8:30 to 9:30 AM

Ganesh Puja, Chalisa, Aarti and visarjan ceremony

Please Email, Or Call Pandit ji at (301) 445-2165 & (301) 434-1000.

Pitr Paksha Shraddha

09/10 Saturday - 09/25 Sunday

To schedule shraddha puja, please contact pandit ji.


Sharad Navratri Singer: Arjun Jaipuri

26 September - 29 September | Puja @ 6:30 PM & Chowki 9:00 PM to 10:30 PM
30 September | Puja @ 6:30 PM & Chowki 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
01 October | Puja @ 6 PM to Midnight & Chowki 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM followed by Tara Rani Katha @ 10.30 PM
02 October | Puja @ 4:00 PM & Chowki 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
03 October | Durga Astami Puja @ 6:00 PM & Chowki 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
04 October | Durga Navami Honoring Mata with Kanjak/Children & Chunni Ceremonies

Daily Puja, Mata Chowki – Priti Bhoj served following Aarti


05 Octomber Wednesday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Puja & Satsang @ 6:30 pm
Ravan Dahan – outside patio @ 8:00 PM

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Services Provided by Temple

The temple offers various services, both in the temple and at home.

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This temple was created by the community for the community. We think that no organization can continue without the support of the community, so please help us in any way you can by providing time, money, or simply by joing & being with us.

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About Temple

This was the first temple in DMV area. Temple started from home in 1988 and later moved to new building on 2007. The objective of The Hindu Temple of Metropolitan Washington is to give genuine religious services in accordance with the sastras to benefit individuals, families, and the community at large. The mission also includes preserving and propagating Vedic, Sastra, Purana, and Hindu traditions, as well as instilling Sanatana dharma ideals, culture, and heritage in future generations.


10001 Riggs Road, Adelphi, MD 20783

Phone Number

301.445.2165 | 301.434.1000