Life at Kali Mandir

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Chetanananda

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bhagavan Das sings for Ma

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kalli Puja festival – Shibani Patnaik

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborti, the late main pujari of the Dakshineswar Kali temple, Kolkata

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Devahuti sings for Ma

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shanti dressed up

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shanti, an abandoned kitten found in the creek, finds refuge

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Chetanananda , head of Vedanta Society of St.. Louis, and Felicia Tomasko, LA Yoga Magazine

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – author Devadatta Kali converses with Rampriyadas

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bruce and his son Chris Wilson on sound

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shanti Shivani

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Gokul Babu, Trustee of the Dakshineswar Kali temple in Kolkata, lights incense for Ma

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Igor Chicherin

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shalini, Laboni and Shibani Patnaik

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Laboni and Shibani Patnaik

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shibani Patnaik

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shibani Patnaik

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Gopa Patnaik introduces Odissi dancers

2008 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Pranab Ghosal performing arati

2007 Sri Ma Dakshineswari Kali

2007 Swami Bhajanananda with young Grayson

2007 Ratha Yatra festival at Kali Mandir

2007 Shiva Puja

2007 Janmashtomi puja at Kali Mandir

2007 putting orange sindhur on Hanumanji

2007 Hanumanji gets his first abhishekham at Kali Mandir

2007 Hanumanji arrives at Kali Mandir just before Guru Purnima

2007 Prakash Barrera

2007 Shiva puja

2007 Shiva Ratri – Prakash dressed up as Lord Shiva

2007 Swami Bhajanananda installs an Our Lady of Guadalupe murti that Usha brought from Mexico City

2006 Kali Mandir

2006 getting ready to send out a Kali Mandir mailer

2006 young Hriday Ram

2006 young Hriday Ram during a homa worship

2006 Durga Puja at Kali Mandir

2006 Swamis Chetanananda, Sridharananda and Sarvadevananda

2006 Swami Sridharananda, Vedanta Centre Australia, visits Kali Mandir

2005 Nandu installs a copper and silver snake that came from the Dakshineswar Kali temple

2005 Nandu installs two nagas

2005 Giri Wescott carved the Shival lingam that is outside under the holy tree

2005 Kali Mandir staff – Jai Matadi

2005 Swami Prameyananda together with Swami Sarvadevananda visits Kali Mandir

2004 Vaidhya Mishra visits Kali Mandir

2004 Swami Gokulananda and Swami Ishtananda

2004 Swamis Ishtananda, Gokulananda and Bhajanananda

2004 Swami Mahadevananda

2004 Kali Mandir

2004 Ratha yatra festival at Kali Mandir

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival

2007 Annual Kali Puja festival – Suniti Bergman sings Shyama Sangeet for Ma

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Rampriyadas and Swami Bhajanananda

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Sarvadevananda performing Sri Ramakrishna Puja

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Pandit Mukesh Desai sings for Ma

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Pandit Mukesh Desai, Jyoti Prakash on tabla

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Prakash getting advice from Giri

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shanti Shivani

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – taking a break

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Kali Rose

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bhagavandas

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sharanya Mukhopadhyay

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sargam and Suman Shah

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bhagavan Das

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Dave Stringer and group sing for Ma

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Jai Uttal sings for Ma

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – waiting in line to offer puja baskets

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Suniti Sundaram sings for Ma

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival homa

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bhagavan Das

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Ramanuj Dasgupta

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Bhajanananda, Bhagavan Das, Prakash, Shakti

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bhagavan Das and group

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Girish sings for Ma

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Nirvanananda

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shibani Patnaik and Odissi dance teacher

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swamis Nirvanananda and Bhajanananda

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Mala Ganguly sings Shyama Sangeet

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Nirvanananda

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Dipak Roy, Swami Chetanananda and Tapan Bose in the kitchen

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – standing in line with puja baskets to offer to Ma

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sumanta Chakravarti

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Stefan now grown up

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Manju Chakraborty sings Shyama Sangeet for Ma

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sharanya Mukhopadhyay lovingly called Yuki

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – flowers and items for the puja

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – flowers for the puja

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Prakash playing mridangam

2003 Annual Kali Puja – Daniel and Dustin Shultz

2003 Annual Kali Puja – emptying the ghat with sacred water into the ocean

2003 Annual Kali Puja – fetching water for the ghat

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja – distributing holy ash after the homa

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – getting puja baskets ready

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Stacy Pendleton sings for Ma together with Swami Bhajanananda and her sister Tarini

2014 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shambho grinds sandalwood paste

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Nandu Menon

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Sarvadevananda performs arati

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Gitaprana

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Ambikananda, Shambho and Tarini

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Igor

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Pandit Mukesh Desai

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Gitaprana and the Swamis having fun

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Igor Chicherin capturing the moment

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Gitaprana and Swami Bhajanananda taking a break

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – we are all blessed that Sri Haradhan Chakraborty came to Laguna Beach each year for 17 years

2004 Annual Kali Puja festival – Shibani Patnaik

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Chetanananda receives charanamrita from Pranab Ghosal

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2001 Annual Kali Puja festival – Prem Trikkannad and Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

2000 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Purnatmananda of Bharat Seva Ashrama

1999 Annual Kali Puja festival

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Jayashree and Kim making garlands

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sri Haradhanji’s sweet hugs

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Sri Haradhan Chakraborti

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2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Prem Trikkannad, his wife Sheila and others

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – kitchen in charge chef Tapan Bose and wife Surita

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Bappu blesses Bhagavan Das

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

Preparations for 2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

Preparations for 2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

Preparations for 2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Chetanjyoti Ma

1998 Swami Bhajanananda & Swami Ambikananda

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival – Jai Uttal sings for Ma

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta and Usha

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival

2003 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swagatalakshmi Dasgupta sings for Ma

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Pranab Ghosal gives Carolyn Glaser a sacred tilak at the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Prem and Sheila Trikkannad, Krishna Das, Swami Bhajanananda and others at the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Krishna Das, Dave Stringer and others at the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Bhagavan Das at the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty at the 1994 Annual Kali Puja festival

Making garlands for Ma

Early Kali Mandir

Prakash builds a fence at Kali Mandir

Kali Mandir kirtan mandali

Kali Mandir kirtan mandali

Swami Girishananda, Math manager at Belur Math

Swami Shantatmananda of the New Delhi Ramakrishna Ashrama and Swami Bhajanananda

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Chetanananda and Haradhan Chakraborty

1997 Annual Kali Puja – Dave Stringer and group

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty 1997

Swami Ishananda, Florida Vedanta Society, the late Swami Gokulananda of the Delhi Ramakrishna Center, Swami Bhajanananda (seated)

Hanumanji at Kali Mandir 2007

Swami Bhajanananda applies orange kumkum welcoming Hanumanji 2007

A large sandstone image of Hanumanji arrives at Kali Mandir in 2007

Swami Maheshwarananda, Bihar School of Yoga

Swami Maheshwarananda Saraswati, Bihar School of Yoga

Soneji (middle) visiting along with Swami Maheshwarananda of the Bihar School of Yoga; also pictured George Barselaar, Nandu Menon and Swami Bhajanananda

Swami Radhikananda Saraswati 2006

Swami Bhaumananda, previous head of the Puri Ramakrishna Math

Swamis Sarvadevananda, Bhajanananda, Sridharananda and Chetanananda and Kali Mandir devotees

Swami Chetanananda, Swami Sridharananda and Swami Sarvadevananda

The late Swami Prameyanandaji (RamGopal Maharaj), Vice President of the Ramakrishna Order 2006

Easter candy hunt at Kali Mandir

Easter candy hunt at Kali Mandir

Easter candy hunt at Kali Mandir

Swami Chetanananda with Mr. & Mrs Singh and their daughter Madhu, Rajasthan Tours, Jaipur 2006

Swami Bhajanananda, Swami Jyotirupananda and Swami Sarvadevananda 2006

Swami Jyotirupananda, head of Ramakrishna Society – Vedanta Centre Moscow 2006

Anuradha Paudwal sings for Ma Kali

Mataji Amarbai

Mataji Amarbai

Mataji Amarbai and Usha

Swami Bhajanananda and young Arjuna

Swami Bhajanananda performs first rice-giving ceremony

Pre-Swami Ambikananda and young Arjuna

The late Sri Vaidya Mishra of the Ayurvedic Prana Center

Krishnamurti Maharaj

The late Swami Prameyanandaji (RamGopal Maharaj) 2006

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty performing arati

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Shankaracharya from the Sadhana Ashram at the 2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Rampriyadas (Trevor Hall) at the 2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Swami Chetanananda during 2008 Kali Mandir expansion foundation ceremony

Pandit Mukesh Desai at the 2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborti performing arati

Annual Kali Puja festival

Anuradha Paudwal sings for Ma

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – laying the foundation

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – Swami Chetanananda lays the first bricks

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – laying the foundation

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – laying the foundation

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – laying the foundation

2008 Kali Mandir expansion – laying the foundation

2008 Kali Mandir expansion

2008 Kali Mandir expansion

Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Igor filming the immersion at the beach

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – immersion at the beach

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Bhajanananda receives prasadam

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Rampriyadas and Prakash at the 2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty performing arati

Rampriyadas (Trevor Hall) and Prakash at the 2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

Shalini Patnaik at the 2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

Shibani Patnaik at the 2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2005 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Ramanuj Dasgupta at the 2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

Annual Kali Puja festival

Shibani and Shalini Patnaik with their Odissi dance instructor

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Pranab Ghosal places a sacred tilak on Bhagavan Das

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty at the Annual Kali Puja

Bhagavan Das at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Swami Nirvanananda at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Mala Ganguly at the 2004 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Pranab Ghosal performing evening arati

Sri Pranab Ghosal collecting water for the puja

Annual Kali Puja festival

Rampriyadas (Trevor Hall) at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Patnaik girls Shalini and Shibani at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Sharanya Mukhopadhyay at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Swami Sarvadevananda at the Annual Kali Puja festival

Prakash at Annual Kali Puja Festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

Saraswati & Usha

Saraswati & Usha at the festival

Sri Pranab Ghosal at Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja

Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

2006 Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival

Homa at Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Amritanandanath Saraswati, Sri Vidya guru and founder of Devipuram

H. H. Swami Purnatmanandaji, President of Bharat Seva Ashrama

Swami Smarananandaji, revered President Maharaj of the Ramakrishna Order, Belur Math

Sri Haran Aiya

The late Swami Vishnudevananda at Kali Mandir

Homa at an early Annual Kali Puja festival

Early Annual Kali Puja festival

Bappu, Prem and Sheila and others

Purna Das Baul and family, Jai Uttal and others

Dave Stringer and group at an early Annual Kali Puja festival

Swami Nirvanananda and Swami Bhajanananda

Swami Bhajanananda with Krishna Das, Bhagavan Das and others during the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Jennifer at an early Annual Kali Puja

Dr. Robert Svoboda

Prakash and Swami Ambikananda erecting the first Kali Mandir storage shed

Early Kali Mandir

Early Kali Mandir

Early Kali Mandir

Anuradha Paudwal with her daughter Kavita

The late Milk Baba from Kathmandu

The late Milk Baba from Kathmandu

The late John Hench, who worked with Walt Disney and was a VP at Disney, visits Kali Mandir together with his wife Laurie

George Barselaar worshipping Ma Kali in Kashmiri Shaivaite tradition

Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati worshipping Ma Kali at Kali Mandir

Ma Jaya Sati Bhagavati hugging Usha

Kali Mandir before expansion – Bhairav and Swami Bhajanananda

Sri Ma Dakshineswari Kali during an early Annual Kali Puja festival

Annual Kali Puja festival: Sri Pranab Ghosal and Sri Haradhan Chakraborty, in front: Trishul, Uma, pre-monastic Swamis Ambikananda and Bhajanananda and Usha

Pre-monastic Swami Bhajanananda blessings

Early Annual Kali Puja festival: Sri Haradhan Chakraborty blessing pre-monastic Kali Mandir Swamis Bhajanananda and Ambikananda

Shrine at Ma’s old location on Glenneyre Street, Laguna Beach 1993

First shrine set up after move to Ma’s current location

Dave Stringer and group sing for Ma during an Annual Kali Puja festival

Collecting water from the beach in Laguna Beach for the Ghat before the start of Annual Kali Puja festival

The Patnaik girls (Shalini, Laboni & Shibani) dance during an early Annual Kali Puja festival

Prem Trikkannad

Bhagavan Das

Krishna Das at the Annual Kali Puja festival 1998

Krishna Das and Dave Stringer sing to Ma during and early Annual Kali Puja festival 1998

Mala Ganguly attends the Annual Kali Puja festival

Krishna Das sings for Ma during the 1998 Annual Kali Puja festival

Bhagavan Das sings passionately to Ma Kali at the 1994 Annual Kali Puja festival accompanied by Sargam and Suman Shah

Sharanya Mukhopadyay, lovingly called Yuki, dances at the 1993 Annual Kali Puja festival

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty and Sri Pranab Ghosal at the 1994 Annual Kali Puja festival

A pre-monastic Swami Bhajanananda at the 1994 Annual Kali Puja festival – Swami Nirvanananda playing guitar and a pre-monastic Swami Ambikananda playing cymbals

Attendees at the Kali Puja festival in 1993

Carolyn Glaser, Marlene Dhar and Usha Harding at the Annual Kali Puja festival in 1994

Betty Weiser, Swami Chetanananda and Donald Weiser at the first Kali Puja festival in 1993

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty and Sri Pranab Ghosal pray at Ma’s old altar at Glenneyere St (1993)

Ma Dakshineswari’s old Shrine at Glenneyre Street, Laguna Beach 1993

Ma Dakshineswari Kali in 1993

Prem Trikkannad and his wife Sheila at the 1994 Annual Kali Puja festival

Pranab Ghosal carries Ma Dakshineswari after Her arrival in 1993

Swami Bhajanananda gives satsang dhuni-side…

2000 Annual Kali Puja festival

2000 Annual Kali Puja festival – Sargam Shah

1997 Annual Kali Puja festival

Peeking Through The Leaves

Hanuman

Performing Hanuman’s Arati

Durga Yantra

Quan Yin of The Library

Bhairava, Protector of The Mandir

Quan Yin

Jai Hanuman!

Our Lady

Murti of Neem Karoli Baba

Ma’s Shrine

Sadhus From Swami Narayan Sampradaya

Swami Narayan Sadhus, The First to Worship Amriteshwara Mahadeva

John Hench, Vice President of the Walt Disney Corp. & Head of Imagineering, With His Wife, Lowry

Revered Swami Smaranananda Ji Maharaj, President of The Ramakrishna Math & Mission

Revered Swami Jyotirupananda Ji Maharaj, Head of Ramakrishna Society-Vedanta Centre, Moscow 2006

Mataji Amarbai Worships Shiva

Mataji Amarbai

Revered Swami Girishananda Ji Maharaj, Math Manager of Ramakrishna Math, Belur Math, Kolkata

Revered Swami Chetanananda Ji Maharaj, Head of The Vedanta Society of St. Louis, Giving Satsang

Staring Contest: Joey, The Neighborhood Dog vs. Swami Bhajanananda (…Who Won?)

Churning The Nectar – Sri Chakra Navarana Puja

Little Ma

Nyasa

Kumari Puja

Panch-Mukh-Hanuman & Prakash

Prakash Worships Shiva

Kamalakanta Singing to Shiva

Turiya

Painting of Sri Ramakrishna at Dakshineswar

Giri Offering to Ma the Shiva Lingam He Carved

A Surprise Darshan Of Ma On Kalyani’s Birthday

Buddies

Easter

Recording

Informal Satsang

Ma’s Pujaris

Our Shiva family from Northern California

Enjoying Ma’s Garden Swing

Rampriya Das, Phalaharini Kali Puja Festival 2012

Rampriya Das Reading Sri Ramcharitmanas

Ma Dakshineswari Kali

Janmashtami, 2007

Our Lady of Guadalupe

Tonantzin

Rev. Swami Maheshwarananda Saraswati, from Bihar School of Yoga

H.H. Jayendra Puri Mahaswamiji, Head of Rajarajeshwari Nagar, Bangalore

One of Ma’s Many Moods

The Renowned Dr. S. R. Rao

Rev. Swami Nirvanananda Saraswati Sings for Ma

Rev. Swami Radhikananda Saraswati

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty Performs Puja

“Big Puja”

“Big Puja” – Ma’s Arati – Sri Haradhan Chakraborty

Revered Swami Pranavananda Puri, from Vivekananda Kendra, Rameshwaram

H.H. Radhanath Swami Gives Talk at Kali Mandir

Renowned Vocalist Anuradha Paudwal Receives Picture of Ma Bhavatarini From Usha

Sri Haradhan Chakraborty, Main Pujari of the Dakshineswar Kali Temple

Premanand Trikannad, Maternal Grandson of Swami Ramdas

Revered Swami Prameyananda Ji Maharaj (Ramgopal Maharaj), Vice President, Ramakrishna Math & Mission

Sri Ramakrishna as Kali

Shiva Parivar

White Kali

Lalita Tripura Sundari

Go-Mata

Thakur’s Vision

Picture of Gauranga Presented to M. by Sri Ramakrishna

Shiva-Parvati

Sri Ardaneshwara

Sri Dattatreya

Shiva-Shakti

Bhuvaneshwari

Kamala

Dhumavati

Bagalamukhi

Matangi

The Seat of Five Skulls

Bhairavi

Shiva & Family

Book of the Forest

Sri Ardaneswhara

Jai Ma!

Mother Kali

Gayatri Devi

Ma Ganga

Shiva Mahadeva

Kali & Sri Ramakrishna

Radha, Krishna & The Gopis Worship Ma Kali

Eighteen-Armed Durga

Ma Durga

Kameshwara Mahadeva

Hanuman

Ma Kali

Bhairava

Radha & Krishna

Omkara

Krishna-Kali

Dasa-Mahavidyas

Radha & Krishna

Ashta Bhuja Sri Ramakrishna

Smashan Kali

Thakur Feeding Ma

Tripura Sundari

Shiva & Parvati

Shiva Darshan

Sri Krishna

Homa Light

Homa

Amavasya Homa

Arati

Shankar Das

Swami Bhajanananda & Igor

Kalipada Das

Swami Bhajanananda at the Dhuni

Usha Ma

Ma Dakshineswari

Hanuman Meditating