Hindu Gayatri Temple opening in Texas

A Temple of Ma Gayatri, “Center for Gayatri Consciousness”, will formally open in Katy (Texas) on June 27. A project of All World Gayatri Pariwar (AWGP) headquartered in Haridwar (India), its grand-opening ceremonies on June 26 and 27 include Kalash Yatra, Yagya, Pran Pratishtha, Mahayagya, etc., which will be presided over by AWGP head Dr. […]

Texas to have another Hindu Temple (Shirdi Sai Durga Shiva Venkateswara Temple)

Area Hindus are reportedly planning to open a new temple in Katy (Texas, USA) by May next. Named as Shirdi Sai Durga Shiva Venkateswara Temple (Hindu Temple of Katy), it will be built on 2.39 acres of acquired land. Community plans to conduct fundraisers to cover the cost. This temple will be termed as Adhamottamam […]

Guruvayurappan Temple in Texas launching sanctuary construction

Construction of the sanctum sanctorum (Sreekovil) of Sri Guruvayurappan (Sri Krishna) Temple in Houston (Texas, USA) will be launched on February two after elaborate two-day ceremonies and ancient rituals. According to reports, Temple organizers are aiming to build this grand temple based on the architectural and ritual features of Guruvayur Devaswom of Kerala (India) and […]

Unique Char Dham Hindu Temple to break ground in Texas, USA

Bhoomi-Puja (ground-breaking) for a unique Char Dham Hindu Temple will be held in The Woodlands (Texas, USA) on November 12, 2011. Instead of usual one, this Hindu temple plans to have four worship centers—Badrinath, Dwarka, Jagannath and Rameshwram. Besides sanctuary, it also plans to house a multi-use cultural center, a yoga center and priest residence. […]

New Vedanta Temple to be consecrated in Houston, USA

Vedanta Society of Greater Houston (VSGH) is consecrating a new Temple on September 24 in Houston (Texas, USA). Four senior most swamis of Ramakrishna Order in USA will attend, while Swami Kripamayananda of Vedanta Society of Toronto (Canada) will preside over the dedication ceremony of the Temple built on a 1.5 acres plot purchased in […]

Hindu Temple opens in Texas, USA

A magnificent $3-million Hindu Temple in The Woodlands (Texas, USA), which reportedly took about six years to complete, is celebrating Prathishta Mahotsavam and Kumbhabishekham from June 17 to 19, 2011. These elaborate celebrations at Hindu Temple of The Woodlands, whose tagline is “A center for culture and devotion”, include Vishwaksena Aaradhana, Ganapathi Puja, bhajans, kirtans, Deepa Prajwalana, […]

Magnificent Hindu Temple to open in Texas, USA in June 2011

A majestic Hindu Temple, currently under construction in The Woodlands (Texas, USA), will reportedly open in June next. Ganesha, Balaji, Shiva, Lakshmi and Radha-Krishna will be enshrined in this Hindu Temple of The Woodlands, whose tagline is “A center for culture and devotion”. This 8.35 acre Temple claims to preserve “the ancient spiritual and cultural […]