MAHA GANPATHY SOCIETY OF ALBERTA
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

   

The Maha Ganapathy Temple is open now to the devotees with limited access. Devotees will be allowed inside in limited numbers between the following hours:

Monday to Friday: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday: 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

 

(No access to the devotees on weekday mornings and Saturday & Sunday evenings)

Only limited number of households will be allowed to be inside at any given time (Pooja sponsors will get priority access). Please be prepared to wait outside in your vehicle if the temple capacity is reached. Please do not gather in the temple outside premises with other household members. Also maintain 6-feet separation distance between households and wear masks outside the temple. All other entry requirements such as visitor forms, masks and 6 feet separation between households, etc., are to be followed by the devotees when entering the temple. Please be courteous to other devotees inside the temple. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

                                  2021 Temple Annual Festival
                                (Wednesday July 14th  to Sunday 25th, 2021)
With almighty Lord Ganesha’s blessings, the festival will commence with the
 Flag Hoisting on Wednesday July 14th of 2021 and continue for 10 days.  The temple will operate under Covid-19 related restrictions during the Festival. As such only a limited festival sponsors will be allowed inside the Temple (additional devotees may be allowed, space permitting). Other devotees are encouraged to pray and do Archana when Lord Ganesha comes outside in procession (weather permitting). Devotee access to inside Temple will be announced at a time closer to the festival.
             *** For detailed Festival notice in English click here and Tamil click here ***
                                    *Temple Services Booking*
Please click here  to acces the google form or send an email to mgsafinance@gmail.com or call 780 988 5161 or speak to the manager at the Temple to arrange the available services. Please click here to find out the services available and the fees for the services.

*Temple Entry Requirements*

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

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

(iii) 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).

 
To view the 2021 Calendar in English click here or Tamil click here
2021 June
June 22, Tuesday Pradosha Vratham
June 23, Wednesday Pournami Vratham
June 27, Sunday Varushabishekam: Morning 8:00 AM Sankabishekam,.Varushabishekam is conducted each
year to commemorate the Kumbabishekam day. The Sankabishekam is performed on behalf of
all devotees of the temple. As such sponsorship  of Sankabishekam is not available for
individuals.
However, devotees can sponsor Abishekam/Padikkaddu Abishekam on this day.
Only a very limited number of devotees are allowed to be present inside during pooja with
priority to Abishekam sponsors. Other devotees may still sponsor  Abishekam in-absentia. 
Please be prepared to wait outside in your vehicle if the temple capacity is reached.
Please send
an email to
mgsafinance@gmail.com  if you would like to sponsor the Abishekam and to inquire
space availability.
 
Sankadahara Chaturthi Vratham

Last updated:  2021-06-19 09:29:45 AM