Annual Durga Puja 2016

Debir Ghatoke Agoman O Ghatoke Gaman

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 one or more of the functions held over the festival period. Several thousand lunches and dinners will be served by the Ananda Mandir volunteers.

Ananda Mandir cordially invites you and your family to attend the 2016 Durga Puja festival. The activity schedule is as follows:

Sunday, October 2, 2016
4:30 am - Mahihasur Mardini Live

Thursday, October 6, 2016: Debir Bodhon
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm - Debir Bodhon  
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm - Dinner

Friday, October 7, 2016: Debir Amantran
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm - Debir Amantran O Odhibas  
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm - Dinner
8:00 pm - Cultural Show: Jayati Chakravarty
8:30 pm - Cultural Show: Rik & Lagnajita

Saturday, October 8, 2016: Saptami
7:30 am to 9:30 am - Saptami Bhito Puja
9:45 am to 10:05 am - Pushpanjali
12 noon to 3:00 pm - Lunch
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm - Dinner
7:00 pm - Cultural Show: Local Artistes
Sunday, October 9, 2016: Ashtami
9:00 am to 11:30 am - Ashtami Bhito Puja
11:45 am to 11:55 am - Pushpanjali
12 noon to 3:00 pm - Lunch
5:10 pm to 5:58 pm - Sondhi Puja
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Dinner
8:00 pm - Cultural Show: Sounak Chattopadhyay

Monday, October 10, 2016: Nabami
9:00 am to 11:00 am - Nabami Puja
12 noon to 3:00 pm - Lunch
11:15 am to 11:45 am - Pushpanjali
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm- Debi Stuti & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - Dinner

Tuesday, October 11, 2015: Dashami
9:30 am to 11:00 am - Bijoya Dashami
12 noon to 3:00 pm - Lunch
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm- Sindur Khela & Sandhya Arati
7:00 pm to 9:30 pm - Dinner

PARKING: All visitors must park in the marked spaces in our new parking lot. Any vehicles parked outside of these spaces will be towed. Onsite police officers will guide traffic into the temple. Once lots are full vehicle entry will be temporarily suspended.



  DURGA PUJA 2016 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

  Five 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 2016 DONATION
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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