Our forthcoming function in the temple is Dussehra Celebrations on Saturday, October 16, 2021 from Noon to 2pm.

Due to the pandemic and adhering to the recommendations set by the Health Authority, the temple will organize this event taking adequate measures, so that devotees can come for darshan and have the preeti bhojan safely. Please join us with your families and friends. Please note that preeti bhojan will be take out only.

Our University of Victoria friends and families have been gracious to sponsor a preetibhojan (delicious meal) on this day!

With COVID-19 this event will be managed a little differently. We are requesting everyone to schedule your visit to the temple between Noon and 2pm. Your cooperation is highly appreciated!

Please register your visit at the link below:

There will be 4 time slots for sign up during which you can pick up preeti bhojan.

Time Slot A – 12:00pm
Time Slot B – 12:30pm
Time Slot C – 1:00pm
Time Slot D – 1:30pm

To make our functions and events safe for all, please consider self-restraining and limiting your participation, if you have recently traveled or not feeling well please stay home to avoid contact with others members and the general public. Also please do not overstay and socialize.

Important notice re: COVID-19:  
For your safety and for others safety, we hope all our community members coming to the function have at least one vaccination. If you haven’t got vaccinated yet, please get vaccinated now at a drop-in, mobile or special event clinic. Roll up your sleeve and stop the spread of COVID-19. Please note any interaction with the general public poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19 and we encourage you to follow the public safety guidelines as well as local laws and restrictions that have been placed.
– Please wash your hands before touching any surfaces
– Kindly bring your mask along and wear at all times indoors.