Visitors

Information to Devotees & Visitors

This is a place of worship and kindly observe the rules appropriate to such a place.

Your safety and comfort is our primary concern while you are at the Temple premises.

A strict dress code doesn't operate in the temple. However, an attire appropriate to a Place of worship is welcome.

Upon arrival
  • Park your car in the designated car park without blocking the access ways to other car users.
  • For information and assistance, enquire at the reception

In the Ground floor lobby
  • Do not leave your shoes in the entrance lobby. There are shoe racks on the ground floor in the inner lobby adjacent to toilets. Remove your shoes before going to the POOJA HALL on the first floor.
  • Do not allow your children to wander about without supervision.
  • Help us to maintain the tidiness and cleanliness of the premises by putting your litter in the designated bins. Leave the toilets in as clean a condition as you would wish to find it yourself.
  • Do not enter into unauthorised areas such as priests’ areas, kitchen, offices and storerooms which are clearly sign posted.
  • Switch off your mobile phone before going to pooja Hall.

In the Pooja Hall
  • Stand or be seated leaving the central aisle free for other devotees to walk up to the shrine or to observe the Pooja.
  • Darshan and Archana queues are clearly signposted.
  • Maintain silence in the prayer hall particularly while proceedings are in progress. If you are with young children, try to keep them quiet. Other worshippers would really appreciate this as you yourself would. Do not use your mobile phone.
  • Attentively listen to any announcements which are made from time to time for your benefit and to ensure smooth running of the Temple activities.
  • After the pooja form an orderly queue to receive blessings from the priests.
  • Be aware of the needs of the young children and elderly persons who might appreciate being led ahead in the queue.
  • Do not touch any of the statues or other exhibits.
  • Do not eat or drink in the Pooja Hall.
  • Feel free to ask for information from the priests, volunteers or Temple’s staff.

Partaking of Prasadam
  • Form an orderly queue to receive Prasadam from the volunteers who are generally available to serve.
  • On receiving the Prasadam, move away from the serving area to allow the other devotees to be served.
  • Be aware of the needs of the young children and elderly persons who might appreciate being led ahead in the queue.
  • In the interest of general tidiness and hygiene, be careful not to spill any food or water on the floor or on the seats. Give special attention to children when they eat.
  • Make sure that you rinse the used plates and leave in the designated areas.
  • Bring your own water bottles as plastic usage has been eliminated in the temple. Water dispensers are available to collect drinking water.
  • Water bottles can be purchased at the office counter.

Until further notice, during Covid period, only take away prasadam will be available during limited times.


General
  • Your safety is our prime consideration.
  • No pets are allowed in the temple premises.
  • As you can see, the temple construction project is still not complete. Therefore, the site consists of areas that are somewhat hazardous and therefore unsuitable for children to play or to wander about. Please ensure that your children are always in the main circulation areas and are under your supervision at all times.
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