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 NameClick to viewSCHEDULED BY EC IN TEMPLE (3 HOURS)REQUESTED BY DEVOTEES IN TEMPLE (3 HOURS)OUTSIDE TEMPLE (3 HOURS) ($50 EXTRA FOR WEEKEND)
Archana$11$11
Abhishekam$51$101$151
Vahana/Vehicle Pooja$51
Hair Offering (Chaula Karma)$51
Navagraha Pooja/Shanthi$101$151
Navagraha Pooja/Shanthi with Homa/Havan$151$251
Hiranya Shraddham$101$151**
Pinda Shraddham$151**
Kalyanotsavam or Mangal Vivah for God$101$251*$351
Satyanarayana Pooja$51$101*$151
Ayushya Homa$151*$201
Punya Vachanam$51$151
Namkarana (Naming)$101*$151
Aksharabhyasa$75$151
Annaprashana$75$151
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
Seemantham/Baby Shower$151*$251
Upanayanam (Sacred Thread Ceremony)$251*$251
Shashtipoorthi (60th Birthday)$251*$251
Lakshmi Pooja$51$101$151
Ganapathy Homa/Havan$151$201
Mrityunjaya Homa/Havan$151$201
Sudarshana Homa/Havan$151$201
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).