Hare Krishna!

Welcome to Sri Krishna Balaram Mandir, Sunnyvale, CA. An initiative of India Heritage Foundation to create a place where religion, knowledge, arts, music and culture meet. We intent to present and propagate the
teachings of our dear most Spiritual master, Srila Prabhupada.

We look forward for your participation at various events in the temple.

Grand Diwali & Govardhana Puja Celebrations on Sunday, November 15th

posted Nov 5, 2015, 10:24 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Nov 13, 2015, 5:10 AM ]

Please join us for Grand Diwali and Govardhana Puja Celebrations on Sunday, November 15th from 11:00 am onwards. There will be special Rama Taraka Yajna, Govardhana Puja, Kids vedic fancy dress competition, Womens rangoli competition & Kids Mela (Play area, Tatoos, Face Painting & other fun activities).

Special Attraction: "Tastes Of India"
A unique food mela with 56 various Indian cuisines to taste from!

To register for Fancy Dress or Rangoli Competition, click here: https://goo.gl/sQqmUe

Seva Sponsorships:

Diwali Sevas

Grand Vijaya Dasami Celebrations on Thursday, October 22nd

posted Oct 21, 2015, 5:19 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Oct 21, 2015, 5:24 PM ]

Vijaya Dasami (Victory of Lord Rama over Ravana) is on Thursday, October 22nd. There will be celebrations from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - with various programs like Rama Vijayotsava Yajna, Special Sita Rama Alankara, Bhajans, Arati and sumptuous Prasadam.

Please join us in these wonderful festivities!

Seva Opportunities:

Vijaya Dasami Sevas

Samoohika Vidhyarambha ceremony on Sunday, October 18th

posted Oct 17, 2015, 8:50 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Oct 17, 2015, 9:00 AM ]

Please take advantage of Samoohika Vidhyarambha ceremony being held on Sunday, October 18th at 11:00 am. This is a wonderful opportunity for small children in the age group of 2 years to 4 years to start their learning with an auspicious ceremony in presence of Sri Vidya Lakshmi on the day of Mula Nakshatra. All puja items will be arranged by the temple.

Lakshmi Narayana Navaratri Celebrations (October 13th to 22nd)

posted Oct 10, 2015, 9:27 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Oct 10, 2015, 9:34 AM ]

Please join us for grand Lakshmi Narayana Navaratri Celebrations from 13th to 22nd October. There will be 9 evenings of celebrations with unique Lakshmi Narayana Alankara each day! Participate in Group Mantra Meditation, Kirtans & Cultural performances from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. Rama Vijayotsava Yajna (fire sacrifice) on 22nd October. Dinner prasadam available for all from 7 pm to 8:30 pm.

Seva Opportunities:

Navaratri Sevas

Kaun Banega Krishna Sakha? A Devotional Quiz Challenge

posted Oct 6, 2015, 11:38 PM by Padmini Dittakavi   [ updated Oct 16, 2015, 2:57 PM ]

Sri Krishna Balaram Mandir brings before you "Kaun Banega Krishna Sakha" - A Devotional Quiz Challenge. 

Stage 1: From Oct 8 to Oct 22 (15 days), 1 question a day will be posted on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/kbmandir. All you need to do is answer the question according to the hints and instructions given. At the end of 15 days, the top scorers will be announced.

Stage 2: Top scorers from Stage 1 will be invited for a final round of quiz at Krishna Balaram Mandir, Sunnyvale. The winner of this round will be presented with the "Krishna Sakha" award and a certificate.

Please click here to see the questions and submit your answers. 


Vamana Jayanthi Celebrations on Sunday, September 27th

posted Sep 24, 2015, 6:02 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Sep 24, 2015, 6:10 PM ]

Please join us for Grand Vamana Jayanthi Celebrations on Sunday, September 27th. We will be performing a unique and auspicious Sri Vamana Homa. There will also be a discourse on Lord Vamana's appearance, Maha Aarati and Grand Feast.

Seva Sponsorships:

Vamana Jayanthi Sevas

Sri Radhastami Celebrations on Sunday, September 20th

posted Sep 17, 2015, 9:42 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Sep 17, 2015, 11:05 PM ]

Join us for Grand Celebrations of Sri Radhastami (the auspicious appearance day of Srimati Radharani) on Sunday, September 20th. There will be Kirtans, Abhisheka, Video presentation, Arati & Prasadam.

Seva Opportunities:

Radhastami Sevas

Grand Janmastami Celebrations on Saturday, September 5th, 2015!

posted Aug 11, 2015, 10:47 PM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Aug 31, 2015, 11:03 AM ]

Please join us in Grand Janmastami Celebrations Saturday, September 5th, 2015! Details below:

Seva Opportunities:

Sponsor Sevas:

Janmastami Sevas


To volunteer for the event, please sign up here: count me in for volunteering!

Paint-A-Kanha, a drawing and painting contest for kids - Sunday, Aug 16th

posted Aug 7, 2015, 8:55 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Aug 7, 2015, 1:33 PM ]

Paint-A-Kanha, a drawing and painting contest for kids - a chance for kids to showcase their creativity.

A theme will be announced on the day of the contest and the participants will be given time to complete their piece of drawing. Drawing sheets and parchment paper will be provided. However, participants are requested to bring their own painting and coloring supplies. Most important - we ask kids to bring in a lot of energy and love for Krishna and Balaram.

Please click here to register!


Children's Ratha Yatra on Sunday, July 19th, 2015

posted Jul 11, 2015, 8:34 AM by Sudhir Babu   [ updated Jul 18, 2015, 9:26 AM ]

Join us for a first of its kind "Lord Jagannatha's Children's Ratha Yatra" on Sunday, July 19th from 11:30 am onwards. This a very special event where the children drive the whole event. The cart will be pulled by children, the kirtans will be performed by children and offerings to their Lordships Jagannatha, Baladeva & Subhadra will also be done by children. We are conducting a Vedic/Indian fancy dress competition also for the children. There will be Sree Sudarshana Homa performed before the Ratha Yatra. So, please spread the word, participate and watch the children have great time conducting Lord Jagannatha's ratha yatra and get His blesssings!

We also have a ve
ry special guest Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard visiting us on that day.  Tulsi Gabbard is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who has been the United States Representative for Hawaii's second congressional district since 2013. She is also a Vice-Chair of the Democratic National Committee. Elected in 2012, she is the first American Samoan and the first Hindu member of the United States Congress, and, along with Tammy Duckworth, one of its first female combat veterans. She previously served in the Hawaii House of Representatives from 2002 to 2004, becoming the youngest woman in the United States to be elected to a state legislature.

Seva Sponsorships:

Ratha Yatra Sevas

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