Archive_2014_OHM


Familiy Day and Annual General Body Meeting: Jan31

The annual OHM General Body Meeting (AGM) was held at Hoover Middle School Auditorium; 3501 Country Club Drive, Lakewood, CA 90712 on Saturday, January 31st 2015
Family Day Celebration: Following th AGM meeting, There was a a variety of entertainment programs for the evening.
Kerala Hindus of North America (KHNA) started their convention registration in California at this event. More Members and non-members are welcome to register for the KHNA event.

Click to see some pictures from Family Day Event.

Mandalakalam - Weekly Pooja Schedule

OHM Thanks you for your support and participation in Mandalakalam pujas
November 15th - Mandala kalarambha Pooja w/Lalitha Sahasranamam Archana – hosted by Nithya, Sathi & Ravi, at 3 De Forest. Irvine, CA 92620. Ph: (949) 733-3004
November 22nd - Puja – hosted by Viji & Vinodh, 3128 Curts Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034. Ph: (310) 617-8150
November 29th Weekly Puja - Hosted by Smitha Nair and Sanjaye Elayattu at 20612 Crestline Dr, Diamond Bar, CA 91765. Tel (909) 861 6402.
December 6th Weekly Pooja/Guruvayur Ekadasi - hosted by Geetha & Rajan, 16208 Joanna, Cerritos, CA 90703. Ph: (562) 860-0286
December 13th Weekly Pooja/Vaikkathastami - Sreedevi & Sunil, 24681 Shadowfax Dr, Lake Forest, CA 92630. Ph: (949) 859-0966
December 20th Weekly Pooja/ Guruvayur Ekadasi – Srikanth, Shoba & Surya, 28426 Rancho Grande, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677. Ph: (310) 903-9809 or 310-903-9808
December 27st Weekly Pooja, Thiruvathira, Grand Finale of the season with Sabarimala Mandala Villaku; with Abhishekam and Padi Puja from 5-8pm - hosted by Shanti and Radhakrishna Sharma at Sanathanadharma Temple, 5311 Pioneer Blvd, Norwalk, CA 90701. For Mahaprasadam details please contact Ravi Vellatheri at (949) 419-7115
January 18, 2015 OHM, So Cal Tamil Sangam and Sanadhana Dharma Temple will celebrate Makara Villaku, Sankranthi and Thai Pongal at Sanadhana Dharma Temple, Norwalk, from 2.00 m to 8.00 pm followed by Mahaprasadm to all Devotees

Nov 2014 Monthly Pooja - Nov 8

OHM Thanks Gauri and RamPrasad for hosting Monthly puja for November at Sanathana Temple Norwalk on Nov8


EducateAKid Annual Banquet on Nov 1

The Annual EducateAKid Banquet was on Sat November 1, 2014
Location: Tandoor Cuisine at Orange,CA.
Web: www.educateakid.org
The EAK Banquet was well attended and was a grand success. Thank you for your support.
Please view pictures [Thanks to Danny George]- EAK Banquet Pictures


Oct 2014 Monthly Pooja - Oct 11

OHM Thanks Mrs Vijayalakshi and Prof. Murali Nair for hosting the monthly puja for October at their residence in Santa Clarita on October 11th saturday. .
Puja Sequence: Pooja 5-6 PM | Satsang 6-6:30 PM | Bhajan 6:30-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

Onam Celebration on Sept 20

OHM ONAM Celebration and Sri Narayana Jayanthi, was on Sat September 20, 2014
The event started with an excellent Onam Sadhya that was enjoyed by all, followed by Maveli varavelpu and then a very entertaining series of programs. OHM Thanks each and everyone who participated, volunteered and attended the event, to make it the grand success it was.
Please click here to view some pictures.

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Sep 2014 Monthly Pooja - Sep 12

Our September Pooja was hosted by Usha & Pat Iyer at their residence in combination with Swami Bhoomanada Tirtha's discourse in Malayalam. OHM Thanks Usha and Pat Iyer for hosting the puja.
OHM pooja began at 6pm, Bhajans by Padmakutty and group at 6:30pm. It was followed by Swamiji's discourse, then followed by dinner at 9pm.

Open Mike on Aug23 Saturday

Thanks to all participants and attendees for a fantastic Open Mike event.

Ayyappa Vilakku & Ramayana Yanjam - July 26, 27



Picnic / Graduation on June 29

OHM Picnic and Graduates Recognition was on June 29th at Cerritos Regional park. Thanks to everyone for making it an entertaining and fun afternoon.

July 2014 Monthly Pooja - Jul 5

OHM Thanks Girija and Dr Ravi Raghavan for hosting the monthly puja for July at their residence at Rancho Cucamango on July 5th, 2014.

Puja Sequence: Pooja 5-6 PM | Satsang 6-6:30 PM | Bhajan 6:30-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

June 2014 Monthly Pooja - June 14

OHM Thanks Lucy and Baburaj for hosting the monthly puja for June at their residence at Cerritos, on June 14th, 2014.

Puja Sequence: Pooja 5-6 PM | Satsang 6-6:30 PM | Bhajan 6:30-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

May 2014 Monthly Pooja - May 10

OHM Thanks Dakshana Murthy and Family for hosting our monthly Puja and Mother’s day on Saturday May 10th at their residence in La Jolla..

Puja Sequence: Pooja 5-6 PM | Satsang 6-6:30 PM | Bhajan 6:30-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

23rd Annual Swati Tirunal Day music and dance festival

The 23rd Annual Swati Tirunal Day music and dance festival was conducted on May 3rd, Saturday (8.30 am to 9.30 pm). The program was conducted along with the South Indian Music Academy (SIMA) and the Swati Tirunal Institute of Visual Arts and Music (SIVAM).
The Swati Thirunal Day program includes several hours of rendition of Maharaja Swati Tirunal's Karnatic and Hindusthani compositions by local musicians. This year we continued our tradition of fabulous evening programs with a featured vocal concert solely on Maharaja compositions by Vani Ramamurthi, accompanied by Arun Ramamurthi on the violin and Vignesh Vankataraman on the murudangam.


23rd Annual Swati Tirunal Day music and dance festival is on May 3rd Saturday (8:30 am to 10:00 pm) at the Hoover School Auditorium (3501 Country Club Drive, Lakewood, CA). [ View MAP ]


RVMAC Art Competition and Exhibition 2014, at same Venue

RVMAC is on May 3rd Saturday (10 am to 4 pm) at the Hoover School Auditorium (3501 Country Club Drive, Lakewood, CA).

HAPPY VISHU !

May your home be filled with love, harmony and peace.
Happy Vishu to you and your family.

April 2014 Monthly Puja - Apr 12

OHM Thanks Deepa and Sreelal for hosting monthyl puja on Saturday April 12, 2014.

Puja Sequence: Puja 5-6 PM | Bhajan 6-7 PM | Satsang 7-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM
Dinner and Social time: 8PM

March 2014 Monthly Puja - March 8

OHM Thanks Sunitha and Giju Purushothaman for hosting the March Puja at their residence in Perris on Sat March 8 2014.

Puja Sequence: Puja 5-6 PM | Bhajan 6-7 PM | Satsang 7-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

Feb 2014 Monthly Pooja - Feb 8

OHM Thanks Jaya and Shaji for hosting the Feb Puja at their residence in La Palma on Sat Feb 8 2014.

Puja Sequence: Pooja 5-6 PM | Satsang 6-6:30 PM | Bhajan 6:30-7:30 PM | Aarathi 7:30 PM

RVMAC 2014 Announcement

8th Raja Ravi Varma Art Competition and Exibition will be on May 3rd. Please see the flyer and Entry form on the RVMAC website.   www.rvmac.org
This year's theme is "Through my window". Contact information and other details are available on the form.

OHM Family Day - Jan 25, 2014

Organization of Hindu Malayalees celebrated its Family Day 2014 on Saturday January 25, 5pm at Hoover Middle School Auditorium, 3501 Country Club Drive, Lakewood, CA 90712.
The Annual General Body meeting for members only was conducted between 3-5pm.
There was a variety of entertainment programs for the evening, to include dance, ganamela etc. We thank all the members who participated in the entertainment program and made it an enjoyable evening.

 

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Website Updates

We have refreshed our EducateAKid and RVMAC web sites. Feedback and suggestions from all OHM members are most welcome.
Educate A Kid   :   www.educateakid.org
RVMAC Art Competition and Exhibition    :   www.rvmac.org
Thank you for your continued patronage for these programs.

OHM Bhajan Book

OHM is pleased to share our newly compiled eBhajan book.
We thank everybody who contributed to this, special thanks to Ramprasad for putting this together. You are welcome to print and or download to your tablet and use during our pooja.
Click here to view or download the Bhajan book [pdf].

Madalakalam Weekly Puja - Sat Jan 18

The last puja was on Jan 18 2014 - Sabarimala Makara Villaku, Pongal Celebrated jointly with SoCal Tamil Association & Sanathana Dharma Temple from 3pm to 8pm. Address: 15311 Pioneer Blvd. Norwalk, CA 90650.

OHM Thanks all members who hosted and conducted all monthly pujas in the year 2013.

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

Wish you the best in Health, Happiness and Prosperity this new year !