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
  • Prathosham, 16th May 2019
  • Vaikasi Visakam, 18th May 2019
  • Sambanthar Kuru Poojai, 21st May 2019
  • Nagathambiran & Anjaneyar Balasthapanam, 27th -29th May 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 Patrons,

27th - 29th May 2019

With the grace and blessings of Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar the “Baalasthapanam” for the pariwara deities of Nagathampiran and Anjaneyar will take place on Wednesday 29th May 2019 – (uttharaddathi nakshatram -thasami thithi-siththa yokam) from 9.00 am to 11.00 am.

Monday27 May 20196.00 amPoorvanga Kriyas (Initiative Rituals) will start with “Vinayagar Worship”
Tuesday28 May 20195.30 pm - 9.00 pm Sangalpam, Vasthu Shanti,
snapana Yaakapooja,
Agni Karyam,
Distribution of Prasadam.
Wednesday29 May 20198.30 amSangalpam
9.00 amSnapana Kumpa Pooja,
Agni Kaaryam,
Thrvya Homam,
Yaathra Thaanam,
Procession of Kalasams
10.00 amBalasthapana Kumbabisekam to Sri Nagathampiran and Anjaneyar
11.30 amDeeparadana and offering Prasad
12.00 pmMaheswara Pooja (Annadaanam) Lunch

ALL are welcome to come and get the blessings of Sri Nagathambiran and Anjaneyar.

Yours sincerely,
MVHS Management committee


Balasthanam Event List   Balasthapanam 29 May 2019
New Saiva Neri Book   January to March 2019

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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