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
  • Sathurthi, 7th June 2019
  • Shashti, 8th June 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.

Canteen Info

Canteen will be open for dinner (TAKEAWAY ONLY) from 7.0 pm to 9.0 pm on Sunday 30/06/2019.

Canteen will not be open for “BRUNCH” on Sunday 7 July 2019. Only takeaway will be allowed from 11.30 am to 2.0 pm, due to a function on that morning. Canteen will be in operation as usual for dinner that day.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Thank you for your support and understanding

MVHS Management Committe


Latest Saiva Neri Book   January to March 2019

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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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