Hindu Priest Pandit Shastri
NAME: Priest Prakash PHONE: 347-960-9080/917-207-6287 EMAIL: [email protected]
STATES: New York (NY), New Jersey (NJ), Pennsylvania (PA), Connecticut (CT), Boston, California (CA) PROFESSION: Hindu Priest, Shastri, Pujari / Poojari, Purohita, Ritvik, Pandit, Archaka Namaste! I am a Hindu Priest from New York City and I have been providing religious services to the Hindu community in USA for the last 15 years. I have over 25 years experience in performing various South-Indian/North-Indian Hindu ceremonies. Additionally, I believe that it is my sacred duty to spread knowledge and awareness about Sanatana Dharma in the USA. If you need my services as a priest, astrologer or teacher, please do not hesitate to contact me by phone (Home: 347-960-9080 , Mobile:917-207-6287) or email ([email protected]
). I will be able arrange my own transport to your place. HOUSEHOLD CEREMONIES Wedding (Vivaha / Shaadi) Thread ceremony (Upanayana / Janeo Sanskar) Baby shower (Seemantham) Naming Ceremony (Namakarana) New house puja (Gruhapravesha) New office puja PUJA/PRAYERS TO GODS/GODDESS Ganesh Puja Satyanarayan Puja Shiva Puja Vishnu Puja Devi Puja Durga Puja Saraswati Puja Lakshmi Puja Ram parivar Puja Hanuman Puja Puja to any other God HOMA / HAVAN / FIRE-CEREMONY Ganesha homa (To overcome obstacles) Ayushya homa (For long life) Mrityunjaya homa (To overcome death) Sudarshana homa (For general well being) Lakshmi homa (For wealth and prosperity) CLASSES / LESSONS THOUGHT Veda Vishnu Sahasranama Lalitha Sahasranama Bhagavad Gita Other Shlokas and Bhajans
Hindu Priest Pandit Shastri's Background
Hindu Priest Pandit Shastri's Experience
Priest at Ganesha temple, Flushing, NYC
1998 - 2006
Served as a main priest at one of the largest and oldest Hindu temple in USA
Priest at Hindu temple of Ottawa, Canada
1996 - 1998
Vedic Teacher at Maharshi University, New Delhi
1990 - 1996
Head Priest, Manhattan, NYC at Ganesha temple
Responsible for conducting routine weekly puja as well as special puja on festivals to various deities in the temple. I also conduct classes to teach Vedas, Lalitha Sahasranama and other hindu prayers.
Pandit / Purohit / Vaidika at Independent Hindu Priest
I have over 15 years experience in performing various South-Indian/North-Indian Hindu ceremonies.
o DOMESTIC RITES: Wedding, Upanayana (thread ceremony), Seemantham (baby shower), Namakarana (Naming ceremony), House-warming ceremony (Gruhapravesham)
o PUJA: Ganesh Puja, Shiva Puja, Vishnu Puja, Devi Puja, Durga Puja, Lakshmi Puja, Saraswati Puja, Ram Parivar Puja, Krishna Puja, Hanuman Puja, Satyanarayana Puja and Puja for every other god/godess.
o HOMA / HAVAN (Fire ceremony): Ganesha Homam, Rudra Homam, Navagraha Homam, Ayusha Homam (to obtain long life), Mrityunjaya Homam (to fight death), Sudarshana Homam.
o CLASSES/TEACHING: Vedas, Vishnu Sahasranama, Lalitha Sahasranama, Bhagavad Gita and Bhajans for children as well as adults.
Hindu Priest Pandit Shastri's Education
Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham, Bangalore
Hindu Priest Pandit Shastri's Interests & Activities
Hinduism, Vedas, Astrology, Wedding, Shaadi, Upanayana, Ganesh puja, Vishnu Puja, Shiv Puja, Lakshmi Puja, Saraswati Puja, Durga Puja, Hanuman Puja, Yagna, Havan, Satyanarayana Puja, Chandi Paath, Chandi Homa, Rudra Homa, Maharudra Yagna, Purification ceremony, Sundarkand, Ramayana, Mahabharatha, Bhagavad Gita, Yoga, World peace, Meditation, Sanskrit, English, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi