DURGA PUJA FESTIVAL 2018

Debir Ghotoke Agomon O Dolai Gomon

Durga puja is a major event at Ananda Mandir and follows the Bengali calendar specifically. Close to a 1000 people from all over the NJ-PA-NY area will attend during the festival period. Several thousand lunches and dinners will be served by Ananda Mandir volunteers.

Ananda Mandir cordially invites you and your family to attend the 2018 Durga Puja festival. The festival dates are as follows, additional details will be posted later once the schedule is finalized:

Sunday, October 7, 2018: MAHALAYA
4:30 am - Mahishasura Mardini Live
Click to View Mahalaya Details

Sunday, October 14, 2018: DEBIR BODHON
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Debir Bodhon  

Monday, October 15, 2018: DEBIR AMONTRON
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Debir Amontron O Odhibas  

Tuesday, October 16, 2018: SOPTOMI
8:00 am to 10:00 am - Maha Soptomi Puja
10:00 am to 10:30 am - Pushpanjoli
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm - LUNCH
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - DINNER
Wednesday, October 17, 2018: ASHTOMI
8:00 am to 10:30 am - Maha Ashtomi Puja
10:30 am to 11:00 am - Pushpanjoli
12:03 pm to 12:51 pm - Sondhi Puja
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm - LUNCH
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - DINNER

Thursday, October 18, 2018: NOBOMI
9:00 am to 11:00 am - Maha Nobomi Puja
11:00 am to 11:30 am - Pushpanjoli
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm - LUNCH
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - DINNER

Friday, October 19, 2018: DOSHOMI
8:30 am to 10:30 am - Bijoya Doshomi
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm - LUNCH
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm- Sindur Khela & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - DINNER
8:00 pm to 10:00 pm - Cultural Program

TEMPLE CLOSING: On all days temple will be closed from 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm and again from 9:00 pm till next day.
PARKING: Visitors must park in the marked spaces in our parking lot. Please do not park in any other spaces, particularly along the streets in front of the buildings or on the grass. This will cause a violation and ticketed by the police. Thank you for your cooperation.



  DURGA PUJA 2018 SPONSORSHIP
Ananda Mandir invites all life members and friends to join as co-sponsors of Shri Shri Durga Puja:

  One Day Puja Sponsor - $200

  Five Day Puja Sponsor - $300

  One Day Food Sponsor - $350

  Four Day Food Sponsor - $500

  Grand Sponsor - $1000

ONLINE PAYMENT: Click to Enter and Submit Sponsorship Form Online


MAIL THE CHECK: Click to Fill and Print Sponsorship Form

 
  DURGA PUJA 2018 REGISTRATION
To cover the puja expenses Ananda Mandir requests all devotees to make at least the following puja donation:

  Family - $150

  Single - $75

  Student with ID - $25

At the Temple please proceed to the donation desk to complete the form and get your receipt. Note that we ask for only a single donation during the multi-day puja festival.


 
Sarva Mangala Mangalye - Shive Sarvartha Sadhike - Sharanye Triyambake Gouri - Naryani Namohostute
Ananda Mandir, 269 Cedar Grove Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873-5212 Phone: (732) 873-9821
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