Donate

Please donate to support the following temple Projects/Programs:

a) Monthly Donor Program,

b) Altar Renovation,

c) Book Distribution,

d) Daily Deity Service & Monthly Temple Expenses, and

e) Farm Project & Cow Protection.

For details, please scroll down.

To donate by credit card or using your PayPal account, please click on the button below:

Phone Number: (949) 436-0588; e-mail: info@LagunaTemple.com
 
To donate by check:
Please make checks payable to ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness), and mail to:

ISKCON
285 Legion Street
Laguna Beach, CA 92651 


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Projects/Programs:
a) Monthly Donor Program:

We invite you to become a monthly donor of our temple either by sending us an email info@LagunaTemple.com or by simply donating via PayPal and making a note in the message box that you would like to become a monthly patron in one of the following categories:

  • a. $251 or more per month for at least 4 months
  • b. $151 - $250 per month for at least 8 months
  • c. $108 - $150 per month for at least 12 months
  • d. $51 - $107 per month for at least 24 months

To reciprocate to your generosity, the temple will offer the following benefits and service opportunities:

  1. A set of 18-volumes of Srimad Bhagavatam, a set of 9-volumes of Caitanya Caritamrita, a set of 7-volumes of Srila Prabhupada Lilamrita, and 10 assorted books in English or a language of your choice, subject to availability.
  2. An opportunity to offer Arati to the deities with your family, assisted by a pujari, on a Sunday evening.
  3. We will celebrate the birthdays of all of your immediate family members with a cake on the Sundays of, or following, the birthdays.
  4. You are welcome to stay in any ISKCON center all over the world for free, for three days in a year with free Krishna Prasadam. Maintenance charges may apply in some centers. All accommodation is subject to availability and only with confirmed advance reservation. This applies to accommodation in a single room of the patron, spouse and children below 18 years of age, and dependent parents
  5. You will receive a membership card with your photo and patron number.
  6. Free Prasadam at all ISKCON branches on Sundays.
  7. Special invitations to festivals and program at our temple.
  8. Japa Mala and bead bag to chant Hare Krishna Mahamantra.
  9. Your donation is tax exempt under section 501(C)3 in the United States.
  10. Your donation will help propagate Krishna Consciousness.

b) Altar Renovation:

We are in the process of renovating the altar and facade.

In Phase-I, we plan to get:

a. new seats (simhasana and vyasasana) for the Deities (completed); and

b. carved paraphernalia, such as cows, peacocks, mridangas, etc.

If you would like to donate, please click on the Donate button above or mail in your check.

In Phase-II, we will build a new facade for the altar. If you would like to donate, please click on the Donate button above or mail in your check.

c) Book Distribution:

This year, our goal is to distribute 25,000 books. We also regularly place Bhagavad-gitas in hotel/motel rooms. For more information, e-mail: info@LagunaTemple.com or call (949) 436-0588. If you want to sponsor Bhagavad-gitas or other spiritual books, please use one of the following methods:

  • PayPal Payments:
  • Payments by check: Mail checks payable to ISKCON at 285 Legion Street, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

d) Daily Deity Service & Monthly Temple Expenses:

You may sponsor any of the Temple services listed below. For each offering, your name will be announced before the Deities. Please indicate which services you wish to sponsor and either e-mail us info@LagunaTemple.com or print your information on the back of the flyer. You may donate online by clicking on the Donate button above or enclose your check (made payable to ISKCON). 
 
Daily Flower Offering: $51.00
Entire Daily Puja: $108.00
Daily Deity Bhoga Offering : $151.00
Sunday Feast Cake: $151.00
Sunday Evening Arati: $108.00
Sunday Feast Sponsor: $251.00
Entire Daily Puja, Flowers, and Deity Bhoga: $301.00

You may also donate to pay for the temple utilities--electricity, gas, water, waste management, etc.

e) Farm Project & Cow Protection:

The cruelty-free milk and organic produce used in daily Deity offerings and Sunday feasts comes from our own farm in Escondido, CA, where we have two cows--Lila and Shreya. Unlike other dairy farms in USA, these cows will never be sent to a slaughterhouse even when they stop milking. If you would like to donate to support this project or feed the cows, please click on the Donate button above or mail in your check.

 
Other Sponsorship Opportunities:
Car / Other Items: You may donate your used/new car to the temple and may qualify for a tax benefit for the bluebook price of the car. 

To sponsor a special project, capital project or something of interest to you, please e-mail info@lagunatemple.com or call 949-436-0588. Your contributions may be tax-deductible. 

To donate by credit card or using your PayPal account, please click on the button below:


 May Their Lordships bestow Their unconditional mercy upon you, your family and friends!