Vedanta Center’s New Temple
Our new temple was inaugurated on the weekend of April 19 to 21, 2013. Our gratitude and appreciation to all those whose hard work and support made the temple completion a success. (See the photo gallery.) Latest photos can be seen here.
- The architecture recalls many of the distinguishing features of our main temple at Belur Math in India.
- The shrine has a marble image of Sri Ramakrishna
- The worship hall has seating capacity of 180 people
- The full basement has a commercial kitchen, and space for serving food, and hosting music concerts and special programs
- The parking lot can accommodate ninety vehicles
- We appeal to devotees, friends, and supporters of the Vedanta Center to give generously to the temple fund.
- Our monthly expenses will increase with the larger facility. Many of our members have pledged a monthly donation to help with the center’s running expenses. If you have not done so, please consider making such a monthly pledge. If you have done so, please consider raising it according to your capability.
- You can indicate the amount you wish to pledge on our pledge form, or by sending us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donations to the Vedanta Center are tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS tax code. Our tax id number is 52-2032566. Donations may be mailed to Vedanta Center, 3001 Bel Pre Road, Silver Spring, MD 20906.