Maha Shivaratri Celebrations, New Jersey


Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America, New Jersey Chapter organized Maha Shivaratri celebration at Kearny Temple. The devotees expressed their dedication to wholehearted participation in the celebration.

Dr Matang Goswami, Priest at the temple shared about Shiva Puja and Shiva abhishek at the temple performed by the community members, who participated in the event and which connected them to their cultural roots far from their homeland.

It was truly a divine aura with all mantra recitals and colorful decorations. The community was blessed to be part of the festivities, wherein the temple of the priest also explained each and every ritual very precisely. Kids also participated and performed the ritual which was also the objective of the organizers to impart the samskars to the
younger generation and to preserve their culture in the foreign land.

Source: TV Asia Bureau