The Hindu Temple of
Metropolitan Washington

Events

In person & Remote Sponsors are welcome

Please contact: Pandit Pitamber Dutt Sharma or Manager Harbans Sharma

(301)445-2165 | (301)434-1000


For Temple & Auditorium Reservations for your celebrations

Please email: Vippan Chopra & Shukla Khanna

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Temple Hours

Weekdays : 8 AM to 1 PM & 5 PM to 8:30 PM
Weekends : 8 AM to 8:30 PM
Daily Morning Aarti @ 8 AM & Evening Aarti @ 8 PM
Weekly Every Tuesday 7 PM to 8 PM – Hanuman ji Prayers & Aarti
Weekly Every Thursday 7 PM to 8 PM – Sai Baba Bhajans & Aarti

April 6 | Saturday

Cheti Chand celebrations

April 7 | Sunday

5 PM - 7:00 PM | Satsang, Katha, Bhajans, Aarti

Priti Bhoj Served

April 10 | Wednesday

Jhulelal Jayati

April 9 - 17

Chaitra Navratris

With Internationally Famous Singer Shri Arjun Jaipuri Ji from Chandigarh, India

4/9 Tuesday | Durga Puja Akhand Jyoti Sthapana by our Priests 8:30 AM - 10 AM
4/9 Tuesday - 4/11 Thursday | Puja 6 PM, Chowki 7 PM - 9 PM
4/12 Friday | Puja 6 PM, Chowki 7 PM - 9:30 PM
4/13 Saturday | Puja 7 PM, Mata Chwoki 8 PM - Midnight
Over Night Mata Jagran Midnight - 5 AM
2:30 AM – Tara Rani Katha followed by Morning Mata Aarti
4/14 Sunday | Puja 4, Chowki 5 PM - 7:30 PM
4/15 Monday | Puja 6; Chowki 7 PM - 9 PM
4/16 Tuesday | Durga Ashtami - Puja 5 PM, Chowki 6:30 PM - 9 PM
April 17, Wednesday:
1. Mid-Day Shri Ram Navami Puja, Prayers, Aarti | 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
2. Evening Puja Mata Chowki & Ram Navami | 6:00 PM, 7 PM to 9 PM

Notes: Daily Honoring Mata with Chunni Ceremonies & Kanjak/Children Pujan.
Chunni Thalis Available at the Temple Daily

Priti Bhoj Served

April 13 | Saturday

Baisakhi – Mesha Sankranti

April 20 | Saturday

Holi Mela Spring Festival & Grand Cultural Program

10 AM to 7 PM | Special Programs

No Dry or Wet Powder/ Ranga Holi inside the Temple and the auditorium Live Performances /Food & Merchandise Vendors/ Experience the Ageless Culture of India, Traditional and Modern Dance & Song Performances Delicious Indian Foods, Fashion Clothing, Cosmetics, Jewelry, Music, etc.

PLEASE: Vendor, Performers & Volunteer Welcome – “Pre-Registration” Requested by 4/7/2024. Please contact us for Participant’ & Vendor Registration Information - shpriya26@gmail.com; Text 301-825-6436 & vijay11313@yahoo.com; Text 240-432-8024

April 21 | Sunday

5 PM - 7:30 PM | Mahavir Jayanti Celebrations ,Satsang, Katha, Bhajans, Aarti

Priti Bhoj Served

April 23 | Tuesday

6 PM - 8:30 PM | Hanuman Jayanti & Purnima

Hanuman ji & Satyanarayan Bhagwan Pooja followed by Hanuman ji Prayers and Satyanarayana Katha, Kirtan, Bhajans, Aartis

Priti Bhoj Served

April 27 | Saturday

Hanuman Jayanti Celebrations

4 PM to 8 PM – Special Programs
@ 4 PM – Puja & Havan in the outdoors Temple Program in the prayer hall from 5 PM
5 PM - 7 PM – Entire Sunderkaand Paath Recitation
8 PM: From 7 - 8 PM - Bhajans Kirtan, Katha
@ 8 PM Aarti followed by Priti Bhoj

Priti Bhoj Served

April 28 | Sunday

5 PM - 7:00 PM | Satsang, Katha, Bhajans, Aarti

Priti Bhoj Served