About Us

NJ Ayyappa Bhaktha Mandali (NJ ABM) is a group of devotees of India’s religious diety: “Sabarimala Sri Dharma Sastha – Swamy Ayyappa”,   from New Jersey, USA.  With the blessings of Lord Ayyappa, we started this initiative in the year 2000 to help with spiritual and religious service to other like minded devotees. As a pure devotional and non-profit service to the community, NJ ABM conducts, co-oridinates and participates in Ayyappan Poojas & Bhajans at the following temples and at devotee’s houses in and around New Jersey.

Click on the links below to find more information about the Pooja & Bhajan contacts in respective temples.

  • Bridgewater Sri Venkateswara Temple
  • Morganville Sri Guruvayurappan Temple
  • Edison Sri Sai Datta Peetam
  • Iselin Shirdi Sai Mandir
  • North Brunswick Sai Pariwar Mandir
  • Saylorsburg Arsha Vidya Gurukulam
  • Swedesboro Raja Ganapathi Temple

In addition to the above, we also participate in Poojas & Bhajans at Bridgewater Sri Venkateswara Temple in the following schedule:

 Weekly Mandala pooja

  • Every Saturday @ 6:30 PM.  from November through January 15th for Mandalam and Makara Sankaranthi Celebrations

 Monthly Ayyappa pooja

  • Every 3rd saturday of the month throughout the year.

Poojas are held at Sri Venkateswara Temple, Bridgewater with Abhishegam and archana, followed by Bhajans, aarthi and Prasadams.

We whole heartedly welcome you to join us and participate in all these events and get Sri Swami Ayyappa’s blessings. Please feel free to share your thoughts by providing the feedback on our website or by sending an email to swami_iyyappa@yahoo.com