POOJA OR SERVICES AVAILABLE IN OR OUTSIDE TEMPLE
Temple EC has made available below services in or out of temple. The EC needs 30-day advance notice to approve your service. All services are handled on 1st come 1st serve basis. Temple's own programs receive priority over requested services.
Please fill your request - "Pooja Request"
priest admin will review & confirm your services. Sorry, no confirmation is made over phone.
** Priest has weekly day off on Thursday and therefore, no private service in your home or temple will be accepted or approved for Thursday **"
Please review : Priest & Temple Service Terms and Conditions
You must agree to Temple & Priest service terms & conditions before you request priest service. All charges are subject to change by EC
|Service Name||Click to view||SCHEDULED BY EC IN TEMPLE (3 HOURS)||REQUESTED BY DEVOTEES IN TEMPLE (3 HOURS)||OUTSIDE TEMPLE (3 HOURS) ($50 EXTRA FOR WEEKEND)|
|Hair Offering (Chaula Karma)||$51|
|Navagraha Pooja/Shanthi with Homa/Havan||$151||$251|
|Kalyanotsavam or Mangal Vivah for God||$101||$251*||$351|
|Bhoomi Pooja (Ground Breaking)||$151|
|House Warming (Gruha Pravesham)||$151|
|House Warming with Navagraha Shanthi||$251|
|House Warming with Homa||$251|
|House Warming with Satyanarayana Puja||$151|
|Wedding (Guidelines for Ceremony)||$501*||$501|
|Upanayanam (Sacred Thread Ceremony)||$251*||$251|
|Shashtipoorthi (60th Birthday)||$251*||$251|
|Lakshmi Narayana Homa/Havan||$151||$201|
|Amavasya Tarpanam/Mahalaya Tarpanam||$51||$51||$101|
* Temple kitchen & dinning hall if required, must be reserved separately. Use facilities reservation form to reserve kitchen & dinning hall. Prayer hall is available only for religious services. Sponsors must supply or buy all pooja materials. Temple would supply pooja materials in case they are unavailable, for a nominal donations to Temple.
** Make checks payable to "Eastern Iowa Hindu Temple" and hand it over to our priest as soon as he concludes your requested services. In addition to Temple Fee, you need to pay, 57 Cents per mile as fuel surcharge for services outside Cedar Rapids. Please give a minimum of $75 as Dakshina to our priest for first 3 hours of his services and $25 per hour for any additional services over and above first 3 hours of services. Please donate to temple generously (donations are eligible for tax deduction).