128, Running Creek Road, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6J 7B1
Phone & Fax: (780) 988 5161, email: mgsa@mahaganapathytemple.com

Revenue Canada Charity Business Number: 10765 4394 RR0001

Temple Map  


***New Temple Hours from November 25, 2020 onwards

 until Further Notice***


With the November 24th declaration of Public Health Emergency, additional restrictions imposed by the Government of Alberta, and in consideration of Covid-19 safety, the Temple will reduce its operating days with limited access to worship, effective immediately. 


 Devotees Temple Access Hours

Friday, Saturday & Sunday Evenings: 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM

Saturday & Sunday Mornings: 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM


Devotees are encouraged to use the online booking services for selected temple services

Please click here  to arrange available services or email  mgsafinance@gmail.com

or call 780 988 5161



 Temple Entry Requirements


Please click here for the details of Temple entry requirements and conditions. (must read and comply with the conditions provided in this link)

Please click here to access the Alberta Health Services-Self Assessment which is recommended to be completed before visiting the Temple.

Please click here to access a questionnaire which needs to be printed, completed, and signed on the day of visit (also available at the Temple entrance).


Limited pooja services are also available to sponsor without the devotee being present during both mornings and evenings.

Please note that the worship procedures inside the temple has been revised and devotees should not expect normal worship procedures experienced before the temple closure to devotees. Such worship limitations are in place to ensure the safety of all devotees, volunteers and the priests. The Board of Trustees request your patience and understanding on the limitations of the worship practices in place during the initial reopening phase. As the Covid-19 conditions improve, we will be able to relax worship limitations in the future.


The Board of Trustees

Maha Ganapathy Society of Alberta


***To view the 2020 Calendar in English click here or Tamil click here***


2020 November
November 27, Friday Pradosha Vratham
November 29, Sunday Thirukarthikai Vratham , Sarvalaya Deepam
Noevember 30, Monday Karthikai Somavaram 3, Vinayagr Vratham Begins
2020 December
December 3, Thursday Sankadahara Chaturthi Vratham
December 7, Monday Karthikai Somavaram 4,
December 13,Sunday Amavasaya Vratham
December 14, Monday Karthikai Somavaram 5
December 17, Thursday Chaturthi Vratham
December 19, Saturday Vinayagar Sashti Vratham
December 20, Sunday Thiruvempavai Begins
December 26, Saturday Karthikai Vratham
December 27, Sunday Pradosha Vratham
December 29, Tuesday Ardhra Nadesarabishekam, Thiruvempavai Last Day, Pournami Vratham

Last updated:  26/11/2020 04:54:19 PM