Inauguration of Priest House

Shree Raghavendra Seva Samithi, Melbourne is extremely pleased to announce that Shri Prasannacharya, Chief Administrator of Puthige Matha, Udupi, has identified a suitable site for the priest house, located at 5 Hayes Road, Hampton Park, VIC 3976.

With the blessings of His Holiness 1008 Sri Sugunendra Theertha Swamiji, the priest house will be opened for Religious and Cultural activities from Wednesday, 20th May 2015 at 8:30 am.

To sanctify the place, the following purifying ceremonies will be performed and We welcome all of you for these ceremonies and also getting to know the priest.

Date Time Programme/s
19 May 2015 (TUE)  6 to 8 PM Shuddha Punyavachana, Vasthu Shanthi Pooja, Navagraha Aradhane and
Ashtadik Bali Daana
20 May 2015 (WED)  8:30 AM to 12:30 PM Opening ceremony / Griha Pravesa of Priest house followed by Devara Pooja and Theertha prasadam
 7PM to 8:30PM Bhajan, Deepa Aradhana and Thottilu Pooja, followed by Theertha prasadam
21 May 2015 (THU)  11 AM to 12:30PM Sri Maha Ganapathi Homa, Maha Pooja and Theertha prasadam
 7 PM to 8:30PM Sri Guru Raghavendra bhajan, Stothra chanting, Rathri Pooja and Theertha prasadam
22 May 2015 (FRI)  11:30 AM to 12:30 PM Maha Pooja and Theertha prasadam
 6 to 8 PM Sri Durga Lakshmi Pooja, Bhagavathi Seva, Kumkuma Archana,  Rathri Pooja, Deepa Aradhana, Maha Mangalaarti and Theertha prasadam
23 May 2015 (SAT)  10:30 AM Parayana of Sri Vishnu Sahasranama, Sri Hari Vayu Stuthi and Sri Raghavendra Ashottara followed by Archana, Maha mangalaarthi and Maha Theertha prasadam

SRSS is thrilled with these positive developments which has literally happened in the last 24 hours. Hence this extremely short notice in informing about the above programme/s.

His Holiness 1008 Sri Sugunendra Theertha Swamiji, has blessed Melbourne Devotees by starting this priest house and he has very kindly sent this Aasheervachana. We eagerly await the arrival of His Holiness in the near future, and guide us further.

We humbly seek your support and request your participation in all these activities, with family and friends and for volunteering your services.

Devotees can sponsor the following sevas:

Ashtotara  $ 10/-
Ganapathy Homa  $ 25/-
Lakshmi Pooja  $ 35/-
Anna Daana  $ 101/-
Sarva Seva  $ 151/-

Please send your RSVP to or call the priest on 0466 093 166.

We request your utmost cooperation in parking your vehicles in designated areas only and in orderly manner.

Hare Srinivasa.

Kind Regards,
SRSS Melbourne
Committee Members:
Gururajan Nagarajan        0414 784 777      
Dhiren Naganur                 0423 122 301

Dr Usha Venkataraman     0421 335 435   

Ramesh Rao                       0413 423 163       
Sudarshan Rao                  0412 650 475