Vaidica Vidhya Ganapathi Center
(A Registered Non-Profit Organization - CA Tax ID: 61-1449457)
Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi Temple
32, Rancho Drive, San Jose, CA - 95111
Phone: (408)226-3600
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Temple Timings
10:00AM to 12:00PM
6:00PM to 8:00PM (Mon-Thu)
5:00PM to 8:00PM (Fri)
Weekends & Holidays:
10:00AM to 9:00PM
Temple might be open for longer duration during special events.

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For bhajans, religious discourse, music and dance performance, please contact temple.


Guru Mantra
Chant this mantra repeatedly to get positive energy.
Devaanaam Cha Risheenaam Cha Gurum Kaanchana Sannibhaam
Buddhi Bhootam Trilokesham Tam Namammi Brihaspatim
Friday, October-31 2014
11:00AM Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting
5:00PM Sri Bhuwaneswari, Sri Lalitha Devi Abhisheka and Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting
8:30PM Sai Bhajans by Bay Area Bhajan Association
Click here to see a live video of today's event(s)
Next seven days at Sri Lakshmi Ganapathi Temple, San Jose
11/01/14 Saturday 10:00AM Sri Venkateswara Suprabhatam
2:00PM Navagraha Homa,Sani Graha Homa and Navaragraha Abhisheka
4:00PM Sri Venkateswara Abhisheka and Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Chanting
11/02/14 Sunday 10:00AM Sri Venkateswara Suprabhatam
2:00PM Samoohika Sri Sathyanarayana Swamy Vratha/Pooja
4:00PM Ganesha, Sri Valli Devasena Sametha Sri Subramanya Abhisheka
5:15PM Kandha Sashti Kavasam Chanting
9:00PM Sri Jai Ganesha Aarati
11/03/14 Monday 6:30PM Shiva Abisheka, Aarthi and Manthra Pushpa
11/04/14 Tuesday 6:00PM Pradosham Shiva Sri Rudra Abhisheka, Aarati and Manthra Pushpa
8:00PM Hanuman Chalisa
11/05/14 Wednesday 6:30PM Shiva Abisheka, Aarthi and Manthra Pushpa
11/06/14 Thursday 5:00PM Shiva Anna Abhisheka, Aipasi Pournami Aarati and Manthra Pushpa
6:00PM Pournami Vratha Sri Sathya Naraya Swamy Vratha /Pooja Aarati and Manthra Pushpa
7:25PM Sri Shridi Sai Haarathulu Dhoop Aarathi
11/07/14 Friday 11:00AM Sri Lalitha Sahasranamam Chanting
5:00PM Kritika Vratha Sri Valli Deva Sena Sametha Sri Subramanya Abhisheka, Sri Bhuwaneswari/ Sri Lalitha Devi Abhisheka followed by Sri Lalitha Sahasra Nama Chanting, Aarati and Manthra Pushpa
8:30PM Sai Bhajans by Bay Area Bhajan Association

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VVGC San Martin Expansion Project
Residents of San Martin, Morgan Hill and Gilroy area: Please show your support for this expansion project by reviewing the details here.

***VVGC - San Martin***
Click here to know more about the new VVGC temple build out at San Martin and make a donation or pledge (loan) to support the work.

Anatomic Therapy - The Art of Self Treatment
Full version of Anatomic Therapy is now available for download here.

VVGC Shuttle Service
Please call VVGC shuttle service at 408-841-0988 for pickup from Capitol CalTrain station parking lot. This facility is available on weekends [6PM - 9PM], holidays and during special events.

Parking Information
Due to limited parking at the Temple premises, please make use of available LEGAL parking spaces outside the Temple, in the neighborhood. Please be aware that your vehicle MAY BE TOWED if you park in the parking lots of any neighboring businesses. Click here for the temple neighbourhood map.

Preeti Bhoj
Volunteers needed for preparing Maha Prasad on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and on all special occasions.