Video:Chandi Homam Wimbledon Ganapathy Temple (October 2019)

This year's annual Chandi Homan - fire ceremony - took place at Shree Ganapathy Temple, Wimbledon on SUnday 6th October 2019. It took place in the middle of the 9 days of Navarathri (9 nights of Goddess) auspicious festivities. Navarathri festivities honour the various forms of the Hindu Goddesses - mainly Saraswaty (Education & arts), … Continue reading Video:Chandi Homam Wimbledon Ganapathy Temple (October 2019)

video- Wimbledon Ganapathy Temple – chariot Festival 2019

Short 3 min video clip of the Chariot procession in Wimbledon this morning.

Ganapathy temple Homam – fire ceremony (pics)

Ganesh in the Water Ceremony (Ganesh Chathurthi)- sept2016

Ganesh Chathurthi is a special festival that honors the birth of the Hindu elephant-headed god, Lord Ganesha (Ganapathy, Vinayagar). He is said to remove obstacles and bring good fortune. Ananta Chaturdashi is the 10th and penultimate day of the great Ganesha Utsav or festival that begins with  Vinayaka Chathurthi. At the end of this day, … Continue reading Ganesh in the Water Ceremony (Ganesh Chathurthi)- sept2016

Hindu Chariot Festival at Ganapathy Temple (Wimbledon)

Dear all, there are many who honour and worship the Hindu Elephant-headed God Ganapathy (Ganesh). He is a remover of obstacles! In London, this time of the year, the Ganapathy temple conducts their annual festival..which culminates after many weeks of celebrations and special poojas, with the Chariot Festival (Ther). I will be attending this, and … Continue reading Hindu Chariot Festival at Ganapathy Temple (Wimbledon)

Hindu Auspicious Dates 2016 (July-Dec)

Hindu  auspicious Dates 2016  (July – December). Hi All, apologies for not doing this 6 months ago..  I have put together this list for Hindu auspicious dates/ rituals take place in 2016. (dates collected from various online sites, as well as the booklets published by some of the major Hindu temples in London that I … Continue reading Hindu Auspicious Dates 2016 (July-Dec)

Ganapathy in the Garden (eco-spiritual sculpture)

A spiritual offering to you all..   first look at this Willow twig/branch sculpture I have been making from all the pruned pieces...since September 2012.. It is Ganapathy (Ganesh) the elephant-headed Hindu God of course. 🙂 It started with some difficult issues with neighbours..and I had to do a drastic prunning/ cutting of branches of … Continue reading Ganapathy in the Garden (eco-spiritual sculpture)