Jai Ram Sita Ram!
Welcome to the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha Branch #377 of Houston Texas. As we step into another year of religious, cultural and community service to our beloved Hindu brothers and sisters. I am most honoured and privileged to send you this message. I feel very humbled to serve as president of Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha Branch #377 a branch of one of the most prestigious Hindu organizations in the world with headquarters based in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Within the Hindu Temple, we should find peace and tranquility it is the true meaning and the beauty of life. It is the advancement of man, the triumph of love and truth. The Temple is a sacred place of learning and sustains our daily existence. On behalf of our Executive Committee, I sincerely and most humbly pledge to uphold the responsibilities entrusted to me to implement and encourage all these ideas.
The past year has been an eventful and very successful one with the observation of all the major and special religious events, such as Holi, Shiv Raatri, Shri Hanuman Jayanti, Sri Krishna Janam Ashtmi, Sri Ganesh Chaturthi, Navraatri, Divali and Kartik Snaan. Thanks to our pundits, for their outstanding dedication and services, all these events were very successful. Our executive board is determined to work diligently with members of the community and other religious organizations towards greater achievement, and a better understanding, to work harder, to improve our relationship and service to our community in our effort to promote Dharma, Religion and Culture.
We are especially grateful to all pundits who have contributed their services to the S.D.M.S. Branch #377; we convey our sincere and deepest gratitude and appreciation to them for all religious events held during year.
This year is also going to be an exciting and a very important year for our Temple, with many-planned forth-coming religious observances. I encourage you to visit the temple website www.sdmshouston.com for a detailed list of all upcoming events.
The Temple counts on your participation, continued volunteering and financial support, in order to make this a successful year. Please contact any member of the Executive Committee if you wish to contribute in any way and they can provide assistance.
I sincerely applaud the executive committee and congratulate them for their responsibilities and selfless services in their efforts and contribution towards promoting Dharma, Religion and Culture.
Heartfelt thanks to you the devotees; we acknowledge that you are an important part of our success. I welcome your input, we sincerely request all of you to get involved in Temple’s activities and contribute as much and as often as you wish, it would certainly help us to make valuable improvements to the Temple’s functions. Please feel free and I urge you to contact any member of the Sanatan Dharma Maha Sabha Branch #377 with your comments and suggestions, this will enable us a better, brighter and most successful future in the coming years.
On behalf of the Executive Board, I convey my best wishes to you and to your family for good health, prosperity and peace. May the Blessings of Bhagwaan be with all of us.
Thank you all so much for your continued support.