FOR MAHARAJ-JI’s KITCHEN
Please be sure to check the that items are vegetarian- without egg, onion or garlic. Also, we prefer organic items for prasad, if possible. Thank you for your contribution!
Whole Cumin Seed
Green Cardamom pods
Black Mustard Seeds
Whole Coriander Seed
Black tea (loose leaf)
Olive, coconut, and rice oil
Dry fruit and nuts (e.g. cashews, mangos, figs, cranberries, walnuts)
Staples we can always use:
Dals (especially Split mung, Rajma, Toor, Masoor, Whole or Split chana)
Fresh green chilis
Fresh cilantro (coriander leaf)
Papadum (no onion or garlic)
Please Do Not Bring:
Anything with Onion, Garlic, Eggs, or Non-Vegetarian
Disposable plates, cups, utensils
Disposable water bottles
Atta and Besan Flour (we have lots right now)
If you would like to contribute to specific projects, we are in need of funding to allow us to make progress on the following projects:
Roof over freezers expansion = $1,800
Riding mower for grounds maintenance = $2,000- Funded, thank you!
Custom Bike Racks = $1,200
Waste Oil Heater for Greenhouses = $1,500 Funded, thank you! Livestream Computer (to increase stream quality) = $800 Funded, thank you!
Expand caretaker housing (including 4 monks’ cells, a solar array on the roof, and expanded storage facilities) = $300,000
Thank you all for your generosity in fulfilling items on our list!!!
Wishlist for people traveling to India who want to know what to bring back for the ashram to donate to our Puja Dukan
Hanuman and Baba two sided pendants from Rishikesh
Tulsi Malas 108 beads knotted smooth round tulsi beads
Rudraksh Malas 108 beads knotted
Sandalwood Malas 108 beads knotted
Om Nama Shivaya bracelets brass and copper adjustable size
Hanuman Chalisa Booklets Gita Press with both Hindi and English words yellow cover
Prayer shawls cotton with RAM, Krishna, or Shiva assorted colors
Small brass Ganesh blessing murti
Small Hanuman brass murti with open heart showing Sita and RAM in heart
Navratna 9 planet crystal necklace or mala from Rishikesh
Hanuman Yantra gold plated over copper
Puja offering plate small 1-2 ” diameter brass
You can also support the Neem Karoli Baba Ashram by purchasing from our store.