Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir

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Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir

Items in the Minnesota Hindu Milan Mandir Collection

Guru Seat
Life-sized form of Swami Maharaj

Guru Poster
Guru Life Cycle

Guru Chair
Guru

Lingam
Shiva Lingum

Altar and Murtis
The temple itself is a converted two-car garage with large windows in place of a garage door. Inside it has white walls and a green carpet covered with dark red rugs that lead to the altar at the far wall.

Bhagavad Gita Manuscript
Bhagavad Gita Manuscript from 19th Century

A Minnesota Winter
Gazebo Outside Milan Mandir

Dholak
A double-sided wood drum that provides the rhythmic base for most chanting songs. It is played sitting down, and the drum rests on the floor in front of the player. Normally a steady ostanato is played using

Satya Balroop Portrait
Portrait of Satya Balroop next to her personal ashram