Meet Our Priests

HATCC's Sri Guruvayurappan Temple priests are highly skilled, educated, and experts in Hindu religious activities, rituals, and services. Priests can perform Hindu Rituals at the temple, at your home, or on business premises.

"Temple reserves the right to Amend or Cancel the booking.
In the case of cancellation " Booking fee will be returned in the form of payment made."

Sriman Venkatesan Renganathan
845-300-2588
venkatesan.renganathan@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in May 2010
Hails from Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu
Studied Krishna Yajurveda at Sri Annaswamy Iyengar VedaPatasala, Mannargudi, Tamil Nadu.
Languages: Tamil, Telugu, English, Hindi
Pancharatra Agama
All religious rituals such as pujas, homas

Selvamuthukumaran Jayarama Gurukal (Muthu)
732-881-0716
selvamuthukumaran@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Dec. 2011
Hails from Puducherry
Studied at Sivapuram Veda Sivagama Patasala, Mayavaram.Tamil Nadu
Languages: Tamil, Telugu, English
Saiva Agama
All religious rituals such as pujas, homas,

Sivasri Sundar Gurukal
848-225-5703
sundar@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Feb. 2014
Hails from Puducherry
Studied at S.S.S.V.S.Vidyapeetam, Karaikal, Puducherry
Languages: Tamil, Telugu, English, Sanskrit
Saiva Agama
All religious rituals such as pujas, homas.

Sriman Ragavan Muralidharan
732-858-2346
raghavan@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Feb. 2014
Hails from Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Studied Krishna Yajurveda at Vaduvur Andavan Veda Patasala.
Languages: Tamil, Telugu, English
Pancharatra Agama
All religious rituals such as pujas, homas.

Brahmasri Rayalakanti Aswath Sharma
732-809-7775
aswathsarma.rayalakanti@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in July 2014
Hails from Hyderabad, Telangana
Studied Krishna Yajurveda Smartam at TTD, S.V.V.S.Patasala, Keesaragutta, Hyderabad.
Languages: Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, English, Sanskrit
All religious rituals and special pujas like Sahasra Lingarchana, homas and including Last Rites

Raja Purohit Brahmasri

Venkitachalam Viswanathan

732-527-7064
venkitachalam@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in July 2014
Hails from Thiruvananthapuram and from Raja Purohit Family, Kerala.
Studied Krishna Yajurveda at Travencore Veda Kendra.
Languages: Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi, English, Sanskrit
All religious rituals like Bhagawati Sevai, pujas, homas, including Last Rites

Sriman Polamada Shreeram
732-242-2993
shreeram.polamada@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Jan. 2016
Hails from Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh
Studied Purohitham at Anantapuram
Pancharatra Agama
Languages: Telugu, Tamil, Hindi, English,
All religious rituals, homas

Brahmasri Gajavada Yogendra Sharma
732-966-6875
yogendra.gajavada@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in March 2019
Hails from Hyderabad, Telangana
Studied Krishna Yajurveda Smartam at TTD S.V.V.S.Patasala, Keesaragutta, Hyderabad.
Languages: Telugu, , Tamil, Hindi, English
All religious rituals like Chandi Homams

Sriman Kandala Koushikacharya
848-231-3412
koushikacharyulu.kandala@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in June 2022
Hails from Hyderabad, Telangana
Studied Pancharatra Agamam & Krishna Yajurveda Smartam at JeeyarPatasala, Seetanagaram.
Languages: Telugu, Tamil, English, Hindi, Sanskrit
All religious rituals like , pujas, homas,

Sriman Raghavan Bangalore Ravi
732-810-2920
ravi.raghavan@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Sep. 2022
Hails from Bangalore, Karnataka
Studied Pancharatra Agamam & Krishna Yajurveda Smartam at JeeyarPatasala, Seetanagaram.
Languages: Kannada, , Telugu, Tamil, English, Hindi
All religious rituals like pujas, Homams, etc., including Last Rites.

Sivasri Saisagar Gurukkal
732-284-1632
saisagar@krishnatemple.org

Joined HATCC in Feb. 2023
Hails from Trichy, Tamilnadu
Studied at Sivaneri Kazhagam, Pillayarpatti.
Languages: Tamil Kannada, English.
Saiva Agama
All religious rituals like Homams etc.