Welcome to Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple
The Hindu Temple is a place of worship for devotees of the Hindu religion
Temple and Canteen Operating hours
We are delighted to announce that henceforth the Temple and the Kitchen will operate based on Saturday timings on all public holidays
Weekdays: 7.00am - 12.00pm | 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Weekends & Public Holidays: 7.00am - 1.00pm | 4.30pm - 9.00pm
Canteen Opening Hours
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday 6.30pm - 9.00pm | Saturday & Sunday: 11.30am - 2.00pm
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- Kriti The Musical Wonder, 4th March, 2018
Pooja & Services Details
- Canteen and other facilities
- Coming soon
Sunday, 4th March 2018
Melbourne YUVA the Youth Committee of The Melbourne Vinayagar Hindu Sangam is organizing a Musical Program in aid of the Temple Building Fund entitled
Kriti The Musical Wonder
This Program is celebrating the Silver Jubilee of the Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple. Many of the established Music and Dance Schools in Melbourne have come together to support this initiative.
The program is on Sunday, 4 th March 2018 from 2.15 pm to 6.30 pm at the Drum Theatre, at the coner of Lonsdale St & Walker St, Dandenong VIC 3175.
Tickets at $40 per person is available at the temple. The price includes a snack box that will be provided free of charge.
Those who wish to book any tickets please call Shan Pillai on 046 8811 544.
Please come and enjoy a great Musical bonanza and at the same time support the Building fund of the Temple.
A Brief History of Our Temple
Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar temple was the first traditional Hindu temple established in Melbourne, 1992. Since then the temple has fulfilled the spiritual and cultural aspirations of thousands of Hindus in Melbourne.
Punarutharana Maha Kubabhishegam (Restorative Consecration Ceremony) was conducted on 17-06-2007. The temple has been extensively renovated, with new shrines built, a Rajagopuram added and its internal and external decorations refurbished or enhanced.Read More