Welcome to Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple

The Hindu Temple is a place of worship for devotees. Serving the needs of the Hindu Community

Upcoming Events
  • Aadi Amavasai, 1st August 2019
  • Aadi Pooram, 4th August 2019
  • Naga Sathurthi, 4th August 2019
  • Aadi Chevvai, 6th August 2019
  • Varalakshmi Viratham, 9th August 2019
more events

Opening hours

7.00am - 12.00pm | 6.00pm - 9.00pm

Weekends & Public Holidays
7.00am - 1.00pm | 4.30pm - 9.00pm

Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
6.30pm - 9.00pm

Saturday & Sunday
11.30am - 2.00pm

Notice Board

Dear devotees,

Temple Building Fund

Please see information on how you can contribute to the Temple Building Fund.

Please contact the Temple Office for more details on 03 9762 1835. Or you can email templeofficemvhs@gmail.com.

MVHS Management Committe


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Article on Granite - by: Nithyananda, Balasundera & Suthanantha Sivacharyaars
A Hindu temple is a structure designed to bring human beings and gods together, using symbolism to express the ideas and beliefs of Hinduism. A Hindu temple is a symbolic reconstruction of the universe and universal principles that make everything in it function. The temples reflect Hindu philosophy and its diverse views on cosmos and Truths....

A Brief History of Our Temple

The journey of Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar coming to Melbourne and making it His home is an interesting one.


In August 1989, a “breakaway” group from the Hindu Society of Victoria, decided to build a Vinayagar temple. Amongst this group, a core team of people set up the Pro Tem committee and along with other likeminded individuals, began the gigantic task of building the first Vinayagar Temple - Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple - in Victoria.

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