Monthly Archives: May 2021

Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple encourages all devotees to please get tested for COVID-19 if they have visited an exposure site or if they have even the mildest of symptoms. Please refer to the notice, URGENT COVID-19 Notice to Devotees, under 'Temple Notices' for further details. May Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar bless you and your family.
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URGENT COVID-19 Notice to Devotees

Dear devotees, As you are all aware, Victoria has entered a circuit breaker lockdown which has resulted in several restrictions and the Temple doing Poojas without devotees physically being present.  Following a briefing from the Multi-Cultural Commission,  we note that COVID-19 testing numbers for Tamil, Sinhala, Punjabi and Hindi speaking individuals is very low. This…
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Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple is now live streaming the Sangadahara Chathurthi Pooja. The Daily Pooja will be followed by the Vasantha Mandapa Pooja and Perambulation of Lord Ganapathy. Streaming is available on the Temple's YouTube and Facebook channels @Vakrathundavinayagar.
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Please note due to changes to Victorian COVID-19 restrictions, effective 11:59pm on Thursday 27th May 2021 the temple will be closed to devotees until 11:59pm on Thursday 10th June 2021. Normal Temple hours will resume on Friday 11th June 2021.
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