Nandalala Mission NJ – Activities Planned for August 2017

Hi Everyone,

Here are the activities planned for the month of August 2017.

Please Note: Nandalala Children’s club meets on Thursdays from 6:45 – 7:45 PM.

#1 – Monday, August 7th, 2017 at 7:00 PM: Purnima – Sree Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting

We will have Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting on Purnima Day at Prarthanai Peetam (Raju Venkataraman’s house).

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please arrive by 6:15 PM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 7:00 PM sharp). Please also send an email to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items. The attached PDF contains additional details.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending. We will have a small prasadam on purnima day after the pooja.

Address:
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

Special Kolam

#2 – Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 6:45 PM: Sankata Hara Chaturthi
Sankata Hara Chaturthi Pooja will be held at Sharmila/Kishore’s house on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 at 6:45 PM. Please RSVP by Tuesday, August 8th to confirm your attendance and help us plan accordingly.

Address:
39 Julie Court
Somerset NJ, 08873
Contact: (732) 979-6229

#3 – Sunday, August 13th, 2017 at 10:30 AM: Matru Seva

Matru Seva for the month of August will be held on Sunday, August 13th at 10:30 AM. We will request your support in this endeavor. If you would like to donate to this cause, you can do so by cash/check payable to Nandalala Mission. Checks can be sent to the address given below. Please let us know if you can help with delivering the bags to the shelter. Thank you so much!

Address:
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
11 Woodgate Drive
Monmouth Junction NJ 08852
Sivaganesh: (908) 581-8664
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188

#4 – Sunday, August 19th, 2017 at 10:15 AM: Sree Vishnu Sahasranamam Chanting

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please reply to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items.

If you would like to do this special kolam, please arrive by 10:15 AM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 11:00 AM sharp).  Please RSVP if you plan on attending. Please also contact Madhuri if you would like to make an item for the lunch. Additional details are listed in the PDF above.

Address:
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

#5 – Wednesday, August 29th, 2017 at 7:00 PM: Nandalala Satsang 

Please join us for a Nandalala Satsang celebrating Her Holiness Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s birthday. Please RSVP by Monday, August 27th to confirm attendance so that we can plan accordingly. Also, please contact Madhuri if you would be able to make prasadam (dish) for this event. Thank you!

Address:
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
11 Woodgate Drive
Monmouth Junction NJ 08852
Sivaganesh: (908) 581-8664
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188

#6 – Every Thursday from 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM: Nandalala Children’s Club

With Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s (Pujyasri Akka’s) blessings, we have started a Nandalala Children’s club in New Jersey. It is a great opportunity for kids to learn about our culture from storytelling to cultural programs (e.g., drama) and more. If your child would like to join the club, please contact Madhuri at (609) 439-7188.

Address:
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro NJ, 08536
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188


All donations to Nandalala Mission are deductible for tax purposes.

Please forward these event details to friends and family who may be interested in joining us in any of these activities.

Please send all your replies to Sivaganesh and Madhuri at nandalala.nj@gmail.com. For any questions, please contact Madhuri (609-439-7188), Sivaganesh (908-581-8664), or Anandhi Venkat (609-213-9602).

Jai Nandalala!

Regards,
Madhuri & Siva Ganesh

Nandalala Mission NJ – Activities Planned for July 2017

Hi Everyone,

Here are the activities planned for the month of July 2017.

Please Note: Nandalala Children’s club meets on Thursdays from 6:45 – 7:45 PM.

#1 – Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at 6:00 PM: Purnima – Sree Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting

We will have Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting on Purnima day at Prarthanai Peetam (Raju Venkataraman’s house).

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please arrive by 6:00 PM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 6:30 PM sharp). Please also send an email to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items. The attached PDF contains additional details.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending. We will have a small prasadam on purnima day after the pooja.

Address:
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

Special Kolam

#2 – Wednesday, July 12th, 2017 at 6:45 PM: Sankata Hara Chaturthi
Sankata Hara Chaturthi Pooja will be held at Saishree/Sai’s house on Monday, June 12th, 2017 at 6:45 PM. Please RSVP by Sunday, July 9th to confirm your attendance and help us plan accordingly.

Address:
4 Red Robin Way
Flemington, NJ 08822
Phone: (215) 290-5300

#3 – Sunday, July 30th, 2017 at 10:15 AM: Sree Vishnu Sahasranamam Chanting

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please reply to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items.

If you would like to do this special kolam, please arrive by 10:15 AM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 11:00 AM sharp).  Please RSVP if you plan on attending. Please also contact Madhuri if you would like to make an item for the lunch. Additional details are listed in the PDF above.

Address:
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

#4 – Every Thursday from 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM: Nandalala Children’s Club

With Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s (Pujyasri Akka’s) blessings, we have started a Nandalala Children’s club in New Jersey. It is a great opportunity for kids to learn about our culture from storytelling to cultural programs (e.g., drama) and more. If your child would like to join the club, please contact Madhuri at (609) 439-7188.

Address:
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro NJ, 08536
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188


All donations to Nandalala Mission are deductible for tax purposes.

Please forward these event details to friends and family who may be interested in joining us in any of these activities.

Please send all your replies to Sivaganesh and Madhuri at nandalala.nj@gmail.com. For any questions, please contact Madhuri (609-439-7188), Sivaganesh (908-581-8664), or Anandhi Venkat (609-213-9602).

Jai Nandalala!

Regards,
Madhuri & Siva Ganesh

Bay Area Upcoming Event Schedule – July 2017

Jai Shri Nandalala!

Please find the schedule and details of upcoming events in the Bay Area for July 2017 below. We also have two youth concerts in the month of July. We encourage you to attend with your family and friends!

July 8: 3:30 PM – Nanda Adventure Hike #4
– Redwood Regional Park, Oakland, CA

July 9:

  • 5:00 – 8:00 AM – On-site breakfast preparation service/Matru Seva
    – 2011 Little Orchard Street, San Jose, CA 95125
  • 2:00 PM – Youth concert 1: Vocal concert by Mihir Madhira
    – 737 Sequoia Dr, Sunnyvale CA 94086

July 16: 10:30 AM – Likhit Satyanarayan Puja/AAMLA
– 423 Summercreek Ln, San Ramon, CA 94583

July 23: 3:30 – 5:00 PM – Youth Concert 2: Piano Recital by Priya Sundaresan, Le Petit Trianon
– 72 North Fifth Street, San Jose, CA 95112

July 29: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Kids Against Hunger:  Meal Packing/Matru Seva
– 1258 Quarry Lane #H, Pleasanton, CA

Best Wishes,
Nandalala Mission

Nandalala Mission NJ – Activities Planned for June 2017

Hi Everyone,

Here are the activities planned for the month of June 2017.

Please Note: Nandalala Children’s club meets on Thursdays from 6:45 – 7:45 PM.

#1 – Friday, June 9th, 2017 at 6:15 PM: Purnima – Sree Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting

We will have Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting on Purnima day at Prarthanai Peetam (Raju Venkataraman’s house).

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please arrive by 6:15 PM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 7:00 PM sharp). Please also send an email to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items. The attached PDF contains additional details.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending. We will have a small prasadam on purnima day after the pooja.

Address
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

Special Kolam_v1

#2 – Sunday, June 11th, 2017 at 10:30 AM: Matru Seva
Matru Seva for the month of June will be held on Sunday, June 11th at 10:30 AM. We will request your support in this endeavor. If you would like to donate to this cause, you can do so by cash/check payable to Nandalala Mission. Checks can be sent to the address given below. Please let us know if you can help with delivering the bags to the shelter. Thank you so much!

Address
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
Sivaganesh: (908) 581-8664
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188

#3 – Sunday, June 12th, 2017 at 6:45 PM: Sankata Hara Chaturthi
Sankata Hara Chaturthi Pooja will be held at Lakshmi/Bala’s house on Monday, June 12th, 2017 at 6:45 PM. Please RSVP to confirm your attendance and help us plan accordingly.

Address
27 Barrington Drive
West Windsor, NJ 08550
Phone: (609) 799-3390

#4 – Sunday, June 25th, 2017 at 10:15 AM: Sree Vishnu Sahasranamam Chanting

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please reply to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items.

If you would like to do this special kolam, please arrive by 10:15 AM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 11:00 AM sharp).  Please RSVP by Friday, January 27th if you plan on attending. Please also contact Madhuri if you would like to make an item for the lunch. Additional details are listed in the PDF above.

Address
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

#5 – Friday, June 30th, 2017 at 7:00 PM: Nandalala Satsang

Please join us for a satsang celebrating Her Holiness Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s birthday. Please RSVP by Wednesday, June 28th to confirm your attendance and help us plan accordingly. Also, please contact Madhuri if you will be able to make prasadam (dish) for this event. Thank you.

Address
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro NJ, 08536
Sivaganesh: (908) 581-8664
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188

#6 – Every Thursday from 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM: Nandalala Children’s Club

With Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s (Pujyasri Akka’s) blessings, we have started a Nandalala Children’s club in New Jersey. It is a great opportunity for kids to learn about our culture from storytelling to cultural programs (e.g., drama) and more. If your child would like to join the club, please contact Madhuri at (609) 439-7188.

Address
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro NJ, 08536
Madhuri: (609) 439-7188


All donations to Nandalala Mission are deductible for tax purposes.

Please forward these event details to friends and family who may be interested in joining us in any of these activities.

Please send all your replies to Sivaganesh and Madhuri at nandalala.nj@gmail.com. For any questions, please contact Madhuri (609-439-7188), Sivaganesh (908-581-8664), or Anandhi Venkat (609-213-9602).

Jai Nandalala!

Regards,
Madhuri & Siva Ganesh

Opportunity to Participate in First Anniversary of Prana Prathishta of Shri Akhilandeshwari, HTAV (Lancaster, CA)

Dear Devotees,

With the Blessings of Pujyashri Mathioli Saraswathy, we are celebrating the first anniversary of Prana Prathishta of Shri AKILANDESHWARI at the Hindu Temple of Antelope Valley (HTAV) in Lancaster, CA. Festivities are planned for June 10th and June 11th. Details can be found here: Program and Invitation Details

Please participate in person if you are able to!

Sree Amma has suggested that adorning Shri AKILANDESHWARI with PEARL MALA or HARAM is auspicious. Devotees who would like to participate in this special Pooja can do so by contributing towards this special offering; the temple will arrange for the pearls and decoration. This is to enable a uniform mala that can be designed to be clearly visible. Devotees will receive the pearls strands donated by them after the puja as prasad. Only one set of pearls available per family.

Details regarding the donation are as follows:

Set #1 includes 10 pearls. Each pearl is 7mm in size. Donation: $40.00 USD.

Set #2 includes 10 pearls. Each pearl is 10mm in size. Donation: $80.00 USD.

If you would like to reserve a set of pearls, please provide following information to Kavitha, at kpathmar@uclabruins.com:
Name:
Address:
Pearl Size: 7mm or 10mm

If you would like to mail your check in advance, please make the check out to HTAV in the amount of $40 or $80 USD.

Mail your check to:
Kavitha Pathmarajah
1621 Barry Ave., #PH1
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 867-9566
kpathmar@uclabruins.com

Please email Kavitha when you mail your check so she can look out for it.

Thanks,
Nandalala Mission

Bay Area Upcoming Event Schedule + Email Subscription Options

Jai Shri Nandalala!

Please find below the schedule and details of upcoming events in the Bay Area for May and early June. We encourage you to attend with your family and friends.

May 20th from 9:00 -11:00 AM: Nanda Adventure Hike #3
– Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve, Redwood City, CA 94062

May 21st:

  • 10:30 AM: Likhit Satyanarayan Puja – AAMLA
    • 423 Summercreek Ln, San Ramon, CA 94583
  • 3:30 – 5:00 PM: Kids Against Hunger – Meal Packing/Matru Seva
    • 1258 Quarry Lane #H, Pleasanton, CA

June 3rd from 9:00 – 11:00 AM: Brown Bag Lunch Packing and Delivery/Matru Seva
– 2851 Mesquite Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051

June 11th from 5:00 – 8:00 AM: On-site breakfast preparation service/Matru Seva
– 2011 Little Orchard Street, San Jose, CA 95125

Additionally, we would like to provide email subscription options to help streamline message delivery and declutter your inbox. Once preferences are updated, you will continue to receive upcoming event schedules, such as the one above, along with emails from your chosen stream.

Please click on the following link to update your email subscription preferences:
https://goo.gl/forms/w8IleCUbcpNLy1a82

Best wishes,
Nandalala Mission

Nandalala Mission NJ – Activities Planned for May 2017

Hi Everyone,

Here are the activities planned for the month of May 2017.

Please Note: Nandalala Children’s club meets on Thursdays from 6:45 – 7:45 PM.

#1 – Wednesday, May 10th 2017 at 6:15 PM: Purnima – Sree Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting

We will have Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting on Purnima day at Prarthanai Peetam (Raju Venkataraman’s house).

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please arrive by 6:15 PM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 7:00 PM sharp). Please also send an email to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items. The attached PDF contains additional details.

Please RSVP if you plan on attending. We will have a small prasadam on purnima day after the pooja.

Address
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

#2 – Sunday, May 14th, 2017 at  5:30 PM: Sankata Hara Chaturthi
Sankata Hara Chaturthi Pooja for this month will be held at Deepika/Bharghav’s house. Please RSVP to confirm your attendance and help us plan accordingly.

Address
20 Ave at Port Imperial
Apt 407
West New York, NJ

#3 – Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 10:15 AM: Sree Vishnu Sahasranamam Chanting

Her Holiness, Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy (Pujyasri Akka), has given us a special kolam that we can put at Prarthanai Peetam to have our prayers answered. If you would like to do this kolam, please reply to nandalala.nj@gmail.com and we will get you the necessary items.

If you would like to do this special kolam, please arrive by 10:15 AM as the kolam needs to be done before the chanting (and chanting will start at 11:00 AM sharp).  Please RSVP by Friday, January 27th if you plan on attending. Please also contact Madhuri if you would like to make an item for the lunch. Additional details are listed in the PDF below.

Address
1 Shady Brook Lane
Cranbury, NJ 08512

#4 – Every Thursday from 6:45 PM – 7:45 PM: Nandalala Children’s Club

With Pujyasri Mathioli Saraswathy’s (Pujyasri Akka’s) blessings, we have started a Nandalala Children’s club in New Jersey. It is a great opportunity for kids to learn about our culture from storytelling to cultural programs (e.g., drama) and more. If your child would like to join the club, please contact Madhuri at (609) 439-7188.

Address
Siva Ganesh and Madhuri
25 Ashford Drive
Plainsboro NJ 08536
Madhuri – 609-439-7188

Special Kolam


All donations to Nandalala Mission are deductible for tax purposes.

Please forward these event details to friends and family who may be interested in joining us in any of these activities.

Please send all your replies to Sivaganesh and Madhuri at nandalala.nj@gmail.com. For any questions, please contact Madhuri (609-439-7188), Sivaganesh (908-581-8664), or Anandhi Venkat (609-213-9602).

Jai Nandalala!

Regards,
Madhuri & Siva Ganesh