Deities at Temple
Lord Venkateswara with Sridevi and Bhudevi
Also called as Lord Balaji, Lord Srinivasa or Govinda. Lord Venkateswara temple in Tirumala, Andhra Pradesh, India is one of the most religious and most visited temple in the world. It is considered to be one of the most revered temples in the world.
Lord Venkateswara has two consorts – Sridevi and Bhudevi also called as Alamel Manga and Bhudevi. It is our vision to establish a religious facility much in line with this revered temple in India.
Lord Sri Krishna with Rukmini and Satyabhama
Lord Sri Krishna is one of the 10 avatars of Lord Vishnu and is revered all across the globe by many. He is known for slaying of his evil Uncle Kamsa and also was responsible for narrating Srimad Bhagavad Gita to Arjun on the battlefield of Kurukshetra. He is joined by his two consorts Rukmini and Satyabhama.
Shirdi Sai Baba
He is also known as Sai Baba and is revered by people of different religions. He is considered to be an incarnation of Sri Dattatreya and regarded as Saguna Brahma.
He is attributed to be the creator, sustainer and destroyer of this universe by his followers.
Lord Ganapati also known as Vinayaka, Pillayar and Vigneshwara, is one of the most worshipped and widely revered God in Hindu religion. Lord Ganapati is considered as the ‘Vignahartha’ or the remover of all obstacles. He is the first son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi and he has the head of an elephant and body of a human.
Lord Lakshmi Hayagriva
Lord Hayagriva is considered to be an incarnation of Lord Vishnu with the head of a horse and the body of a human being. He is worshipped as “Gnanaswaroopa” – an embodiment of all spiritual growth, knowledge and wisdom. He has Sri Lakshmi as his consort who is considered as the life force of all things.
Devi Matha (Goddess Bhuvaneshwari)
Devi Matha (Goddess Bhuvaneshwari) idol at SHCS facility was originally bought around the year 2000. Bhuvaneshwari Swamigal from Triplicane(Chennai, India), father of Bharadwaj Swamigal, did the pradishtai. Puja was performed and prasadam was offered every day. Several akhanda Lalitha Sahasranaamam chantings were also performed.
This Devi Matha idol was then donated to Sanatan Hindu Cultural Society in the year 2018. It is believed that worshipping Goddess Bhuvaneshwari bestows followers with health, wealth and good fortune. Continued worship will help remove obstacles and give courage and self confidence.
The Shiva Linga or Lingam represents all the energies of the world and beyond and is believed to induce concentration of the mind and help focus one’s attention. It is worshipped as the beginning of all creation and is a symbol of Lord Shiva. Shiva is made up of Sha which stands for Shareeram or body, ee which stands for eeshwari or life giving energy and Va which stands for vayu or motion. Shiva is regarded by his devotees as all encompassing – the universal soul or consciousness.