128, Running Creek Road, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6J 7B1
Phone & Fax: (780) 988 5161, email: mgsa@mahaganapathytemple.com

Revenue Canada Charity Business Number: 10765 4394 RR0001

Temple Map



The 2021 English & Tamil calendars are available for pick-up from Temple office from January 1st, 2021 onwards.  A donation of $3.00 per each calendar is appreciated to cover the costs.  For more information, please click here.

To view the 2021 Calendar in English click here or Tamil click here

***New Temple Hours from November 25, 2020 onwards until Further Notice***

With the November 24th declaration of Public Health Emergency, additional restrictions imposed by the Government of Alberta, and in consideration of Covid-19 safety, the Temple will reduce its operating days with limited access to worship, effective immediately. 


 Devotees Temple Access Hours

Friday, Saturday & Sunday Evenings: 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM

Saturday & Sunday Mornings: 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM

Devotees are encouraged to use the online booking services for selected temple services. Please click here  to arrange available services or email  mgsafinance@gmail.com or call 780 988 5161

  Temple Entry Requirements


Please click here for the details of Temple entry requirements and conditions. (must read and comply with the conditions provided in this link)

Please click here to access the Alberta Health Services-Self Assessment which is recommended to be completed before visiting the Temple.

Please click here to access a questionnaire which needs to be printed, completed, and signed on the day of visit (also available at the Temple entrance).


Limited pooja services are also available to sponsor without the devotee being present during both mornings and evenings.

Please note that the worship procedures inside the temple has been revised and devotees should not expect normal worship procedures experienced before the temple closure to devotees. Such worship limitations are in place to ensure the safety of all devotees, volunteers and the priests. The Board of Trustees request your patience and understanding on the limitations of the worship practices in place during the initial reopening phase. As the Covid-19 conditions improve, we will be able to relax worship limitations in the future.


The Board of Trustees

Maha Ganapathy Society of Alberta

2021 January
January 18, Monday Sashti Vrattam
January 22, Friday Karthikai Vratham
January 25, Monday Pradosha Vratham
January 28, Thursday Thaippoosam: Morning 8:30 AM Homa: Only a very
limited number of Homa sponsors are allowed to be
present inside the temple during the Homa. Milk pot
pooja will not be conducted this year. Other devotees
may still sponsor Homa and Abishekam in absentia.
Please send an email to
mgsafinance@gmail.com,  if
you would like to sponsor the Homa and inquire
space availability. 
January 31, Sunday Sankadahara Chaturthi Vratham

Last updated:  18/01/2021 09:54:58 AM