New York Varanasi Temple is open daily Monday to Saturday (9:30 am – 11:00 pm) and Sundays (7:10 pm – 11:00pm).  Please contact us if you wish to attend any temple events.

  • Daily Pada Puja:  8:30 pm – 9:30 pm (EDT)   /   7:30 pm – 8:30 pm (EST)
  • Daily Live Nithya Satsangh:  9:30 pm – 11:00 pm (EDT)   /   8:30 pm – 10:00 pm (EST)
  • Every Sunday Rudra Abishekam:  7:15 pm – 8:00 pm (EDT)   /   6:15 pm – 7:00 pm (EST)


Sign up to offer online Pratyaksha Pada Puja – offering puja at the feet of the Master, the embodiment of existence!  Speak with Swamiji directly for blessings during Dial the Avatar following your puja offering.  Please contact us if interested.

For other special pujas you wished to be performed, please contact our temple pujari, Sri Gitananda one week prior (unless it is an emergency) at