The Journey of Vedanta Society to Hindu Society of Saskatchewan

(Formerly known as Vedanta Society of Saskatchewan)

Swami Ranganathananda who visited Saskatoon in February 1969

1st Janamashtami celebration in Bessborough

In the begining our weekly satsang was held in devotees homes.

Janamashtami celebrated in devotees homes

Janamashtami celebration in Bessbourough Hotel

Karwa Chauth celebrated in Church Temple

Durga Pooja celebrated in Church Temple

Proposed Temple Sketch & Board Members

Land Dedication by Bhashayananda Ji

Swami Ji and Mayor Cliff Wright doing the Bhoomi Puja Ceremony

107 La Ronge Road Saskatoon, SK

Arrival of Laxmi Narayan idols from Rajasthan, India

Laxmi Narayan Idols decorated

Laxmi Narayan with Ganesh Ji came from Rajasthan, India

Laxmi Narayan Temple Opening Day (Vedanta Society of Saskatchewan) Sunday, March 31, 1985 after 24 hours completion of Akhanda Ramayan Path at 9:00 AM

Altar decorated

Altar decorated for celebration

Laxman doing Saraswati puja in temple

Surya Narayan Acharya doing Durga Puja in temple

Satya Sai celebration

Janamashtami, all plays directed by Sunita Saini

Ram Laxman & Sita – Suniti Saini

Janmashtami Play

Janmashtami Play

Janmashtami plays performed by children, organized by Suniti Saini

Durga Puja in Field House by Surya Narayan Acharya

Rajender Dhand used to make these effigies later Veena Avinashi

Burning of Ravana effigy during Dussehra Festival

Temporary, bought an old church, 5th Street East, Saskatoon, SK in 1981

Our weekly Satsang was held in the field House, while our Temple was under construction.

Bhoomi Puja at 107 La-Ronge Road by Swami Bhashayananda Ji

Foundation

Temple Under construction

Temple Under construction

Temple Construction

In new temple Basement

1st meeting in new built basement

Most of the dignitaries of Saskatoon were present at Opening Day

Congregation Opening Day

Congregation Opening Day

Congregation Opening Day

Ganesh Chaturthi-2-2009

Children making fresh flower garlands

Children making fresh flower garlands

Children making fresh flower garlands

Children making fresh flower garlands

Children making fresh flower garlands

Balaji Lord Venkateswara  Kalyanam in Saskatoon

Our Bhajan Mandali

Our young Bhajan Mandali

Rath Yatra – Saskatoon