About Us

In the 1970's there was an increase in the Indian immigrant population. During those days, they did not have a place here, to assemble and pray, like we do in India. Finally, in 1991, Ayyappa Seva Sangham, New York was formed to take in to consideration the wishes of the growing number of devotees. The primary goal of the Ayyappa Seva Sangham was since then set as building an Ayyappa temple. Know more


We invite all Ayyappa devotees around the globe to donate generously as we aim to fulfill the dream of building an Ayyappa Temple in New York, USA!


Sabarimala is a pilgrimage centre in Kerala located in the Western Ghat mountain ranges of Kerala in Pathanamthitta District. Lord Ayyappan's temple is situated here in the midst of 18 hills. The area is in the Sahyadri ranges of Kerala. The temple is situated on a hilltop at an altitude of 914m/3000 ft above mean sea level, and is surrounded by mountains and dense forests. Know more

Mandala Vratham

The Ayyappa Shrine in the Shri Siva Vishnu Temple is a blessing to those living all over North America who would like to observe the Ayyappa Vratham and climb the holy 18 steps every year. Read more......

What is Aazhi pooja

Aazhi Pooja a fire worship, is a unique ritual performed in many temples of Central Travancore in association with annual pilgrimage to Sabarimala. Read More

What is Sastha Preethi

Sastha Preethi, as the name suggests, is the worship of Sree Dharma Sastha for the blessing of his divine grace. Lord Sasta, also popularly known as Lord Ayyappa is known to be the offspring of Shiva and Vishnu. Read more.....