Melrose Temple 2020 Festival Dates

Thaipusam Kavady 2020 Dates

  • Flag hoisting is on Thursday, 30 January 2020.
  • Main Day and Public Day is on Saturday, 8 February 2020, starting at 6am for kavady preparations.
  • The flag will be brought down on 8 February 2020.
Event TimeDate
Thai Poosam Kavady (Main Day) 7 am     30 Jan 2020
Thai Poosam Kavady (Public Day) 6 am   8 Feb 2020
Maasi Magam     6 pm   8 Mar 2020
Maha Shivarathri  6 pm    21 Feb 2020
Panguni Utthiram 6 pm    6 Apr 2020

For further information please contact Guru on 079 696 6445.

Through the resident priest, the Temple offers a range of religious services to our devotees and visitors, these include:

  1. Book Readings
  2. Wedding auspicious dates
  3. Conducting wedding ceremonies
  4. Navagraha Poojas
  5. Car Prayers
  6. House Prayers
  7. Names for new borns
  8. Brushings/blessings

Please feel to consult with the resident Guru on religious services not listed.

A nominal charge, subject to affordability, is made for any bookings or consultations, which helps to offset the cost of maintaining the Temple. Receipts are issued for these.

However, Guru Dakshina is offered at your discretion to Guru, for which no receipt is issued.

For auspicious times during a day, click here.


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