Puja Rates

The Richmond Temple Puja Rates - 2015










Scheduled Services at the Temple




Service Hours In Temple


Archana
11


Sahasranamam
25


Abhishekam (as per Temple Schedule)
25


Abhishekam as per devotee's request (Small Idol)
75


Abhishekam as per devotee's request (Big Idol)
151


Satyanarayana Pooja (on Poornima)
31


Vahana Pooja
31


Mundan
51


Annadan(for 125 people)
601


Havan (Second Sunday)
31








Scheduled Services at the Devotees Home or HCV Community Hall
Hours In Temple  Temple Community Hall* devotees home/outside Members
Annaprasana 1 51 151 151 125
Aksharabyasam
51 151 151 125
Birthday (60th, 70th, 80th) 4 NA 251 351 301
Gruhapravesham (House Warming) 2 NA
175 125
Homam 2 101 151 151 125
Kalyana Utsavam 1 201


Namakaranam (Naming Ceremony) 1 NA 151 151 125
Nischitartham (Engagement) 1.5
151 175 125
One Day Flowers and Fruits
75


Punyavachanam 1

151 125
Satyanarayana Pooja 1.5 101 151 151 125
Seemantham (First Baby Shower) 2 NA 151 175 125
Sraddham (Hiranya)
51 151 151 125
Upanayanam (Thread Ceremony) 4 NA 251 351 301
Wedding 3 NA 251 351 301
Hair Offering
51 151 151 125
Funeral Services
NA
101
Nitya pooja( one year).    
501








Varshika Abishekam for ishta devata.  
1001








Nakshatra Abishekam. 
501








Pradosha Abishekam
501








Masa Abishekam.           
501








Satyanarayana Pooja. ( one year). 
501


Notes:





Second puja in devotee's home will be charged additional 50% (highest puja amount plus 50% of the additional pujas).


An additional charge of $51 per hour will apply for functions more than 3 hours


Sponsors should arrange transportation for the priest,  or 55 cents per mile, if the priest has to drive out of town beyond 50 miles


* Temple Community Hall charges extra




Red colour indicates pooja during temple hours and yellow color indicates pooja during non temple hours


Archana hours: see temple calendar




Vahana puja hours: see temple calendar




Dakshina for priest not included above, and suggested 20%+




Out of town within virginia not including mileage/transportation ($251)