The temple of Shree Balaji Mandir is located at Charkop, Kandivali (West). It is claimed to be the second home place of lord venkateshwara after Tirupati Temple.
Every month Moolavar Abhishekam is performed of shree balaji, The abhishekam is performed on Shravana Nakshatra. Lord Shree Balaji is offered arghyam, padhvam, etc. followed by applying scented oil (Attar) on Shree Balaji. Then turmeric paste is applied on Lord Balaji, then the idol is bathed with perfumed water. Meanwhile, Purusha Sukta, Sri Sukta, Bhu Sukta, Shanti Panchakam and brahma Samhita are sung by the priest of our Shree Balaji Temple, Charkop. Then the lord of wealth is dressed up and garlands are offered.
Vaikuntha Ekadashi is the event celebrated at Lord Balaji Temple. Vaikunta Ekadashi is the ekadasi that is observed in the shukla paksha of dhanurmasa as per the Hindu Calendar.
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How to Reach:
It is located at around 5 km from kandivali(west)near Charkop sec 7. Shree Balaji Mandir 3-289, Road No. RSC 69, Sector 7, Opp. Priyadarshani School, Charkop, Kandivali(West), Mumbai, India 400067 Landmark:- Beside Charkop Depot.
3-289, Opp. Priyadarshani School, RSC 69, Priyadarshani Vidyadhan Marg, Shivkrupa CHS, Sector 7, Kandivali, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400067