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Gita Sloka
Avyaktaadeeni bhootaani vyaktamadhyaani bhaarata;
Avyakta nidhanaanyeva tatra kaa paridevanaa.
Chapter 2: 28

Beings are unmanifested in their beginning, manifested in their middle state, O Arjuna, and unmanifested again in their end! What is there to grieve about?
UPCOMING EVENTS/NEWS
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President´s Message and Temple status
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2014 Main Events


HTBN is seeking for a Temporary Priest


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HTBN Wishes everyone Happy Diwali(Deepavali). May Lord Rama's blessings be with us always.

*** Special Note: THURSDAY, OCT 23: Temple is closed in the evening due to solar eclipse. Temple will open tomorrow morning Friday Regular Hrs ****

SATURDAY OCT 25th: HTBN Celebrates First Grand Diwali with Fire works and Dinner

Time:
6:30 pm -7:15 pm Lakshmi Pooja
7:15pm -8:00pm Diwali Bhajans by children led by Smt. Vishala Avadhanam
8:00pm -8:20pm Children celebrate with Fire works
8:20pm 10:00pm Diwali Dinner
Archana & Aarti - $ 21

SUNDAY OCT 26th: HTBN Diwali Annakut Darshan/Arti:

Time:
5:00 PM to 6:00PM - Diwali Annakut Darshan
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM- Bhajan and Arti
7:00 PM- Maha Prasad
Event Sponsorship - $201
Aarti - $51

What is Annakut and why do we do Annakut, follow link Govardhan_Puja
If you want to make any prasadam for Annakut follow link below. Make any items in small quantity (24 oz or 25 pieces). If do not see any items just add to excel. Please bring your committed food by 1 PM. All Prasad items will be arranged in 8 oz. bowels in the sanctum area.
If you have any questions Please call Savita Patel (309) 661- 1245 or Nayana Gandhi (309) 662 5044 or Sita Damera (309)662-2194

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SATURDAY November 1st: Havan at HTBN

1st Saturday of Every Month Starting Saturday, November 1st, 2014
TIME - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM- Havan ceremony and Teaching- conducted by Priest from Arya Samaj, Chicagoland –Meaning of one of the Vedic Mantra in detail. a copy of Mantra to be recited will be provided to all present (Ghee, Samagrhi will be provided.)
Event sponsors(Yajmaan)- Two person each family can sit facing North and East side respectively of havan kund and can perform 'Ahuti's'.
Event Sponsors- $201(Limited to 2 Family on first come first basis)
Participant Sponsors- $11/-
Havan / Homam/ Yagya / Yajna is a Vedic Ritual performed in various ways in India.
Havan is a form of ‘Bhakti-Yoga-meditation’ activity performed in front of ‘Agni’, lit in ‘Havan Kund’ (which represent Brahman- Parmeshwar), with chanting of Vedic Mantra and offering ‘Ahuti’ (oblation) to Agni( Brahman) in form of ghee and Samagrhi (mix of various herbs).

BALAGOKULAM CLASS during the whole school year:

Dates: September 14, 2014 to June 1, 2015
Time: 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm (Every Sunday except the first Sunday of month)
Age: 5- 13 years ($115 fee total)
Activities: Games, Yoga, Arts & Crafts, Personality Development, Leadership skills, Niyuddha (Indian Karate), Shloka, Stories and Sessions on Hindu Culture, and more.
Please sign up for Balagokulam class either by filling the form at temple front desk or directly at the class on Sundays during the next one month. The sooner, the better because class starts on Sept 14th. For more information, please call 412-983-1901 or email bmi.bgkm@gmail.com or visit http://www.balagokulam.org.
                                                                                                                                                            

Temple Timings:

Weekdays:
Morning-10:30AM-Noon
Evening-6:30PM-8:30PM

Weekends:
Morning-10AM-1PM
Evening-6PM-8PM

Aarti:11:30AM & 7:30PM









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