​​​​​​​Custom Pooja Mandirs 

Made in the USA (Cary, North Carolina)

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a list of frequently asked questions that we hear from our customers.


Q. What does PoojaMandirs.com do?
A. We build pooja mandirs in different sizes and provide many custom options to choose based on your desires. You have freedom to select different sizes (width, length, and height), stain colors, storage options, temple layouts, and many more to make your temple unique and special.

Q. Where are you located and how do we contact you?
A. We are at 1341 Cozy Oak Ave, Cary, NC USA - 27519. You can reach us at +1 (919) 945-6936 or custompoojamandirs@gmail.com

Q. Do you ship your pooja mandirs?
A. We are from Raleigh/Cary, NC. We haven't started shipping our temples. Local clients come to us to pick up temples or we home deliver in and around Raleigh/Durham. Out of the State Customers drive here and pick their mandirs or they organize shipping from their end. If you and your friends order multiple mandirs, we will see the possibility of delivering to your home.

Q. Do you keep pooja mandirs in stock?
A. In any given point, we try to keep a couple of pooja mandirs for display purposes. We take custom orders, build them in a few weeks, and deliver to the clients. Once a pooja mandir is completed, we upload photos onto our website, www.poojamandirs.com and our facebook page www.facebook.com/custompoojamandirs

Q. How do I choose my pooja mandir?
A. Clients can select any model from our collection and customize based on their needs and wishes. They can also come up with their own design and we will build for them.

Q. How do you help me choosing and customizing my pooja mandir?
A. We spend a lot of time with your customers to fully understand what they want, and explain how they can choose and customize their mandirs.

Q. What is the average time to build a pooja mandir?
A. Once an order is made for our custom pooja mandirs, we take 3 to 6 weeks based on the size and upgrades selected.

Q. How do you price your pooja mandirs?
A. All our pooja mandir collections have base prices, and we offer many upgrades on top of our base models. The total price is calculated based on the base price and selected upgrades.

Q. What are the upgrades you offer?
A. Here are the some of the upgrades we currently offer:
- Bells
- Drawers instead of Doors: You can choose to have a drawer(s) in the middle and door(s) in right and left.
- Pullout Trays: You can have just one pullover tray in the middle if that is sufficient.
- Full Back Covering with Wood
- Semi Back Covering with Wood, Trim , Bells, and Hanging Diyas
- Full back covering with a Wood Framed Mirror
- Designed Ceiling
- Temple Pillars/Poles: There are many designs from simple to more elegant
- LED Recessed Lights: Minimum 3
- Steps on Top of the Temple Base: To keep small idols.
- Granite or Marble on Top of a Temple Base: It is an expensive upgrade but, gives an amazing look to the temple

Q. Do you ship your mandirs from India?
A. No, all our mandirs are made in the USA (Cary, NC).

Q. What kind of material you use, and where do you buy them?
A. We use premium material that last longer. We buy raw material from local lumber shops. Only bells and hanging diyas are shipped from India as they are not available here.

Q. What kind of wood you use?
A. We use stain grade Red Oak Ply, Pine molding and trim. Columns/Poles come in variety of wood species that include Red Oak, Maple, Cherry, Alder, Pine etc.

Q. What are the different stain/color options you have for your pooja mandirs
A. We offer a wide range of stains. Here is the link to see different stain options
www.minwax.com/wood-products/stains/minwax-wood-finish

Q. What are the minimum and maximum dimensions of your pooja mandirs?
A. Our mandirs start from from 32in.(L)X16 in.(W)X42 in.(H) and go upto 96 in.(L), 48 in.(W), 96 in.(H). Customers can select any size between these min and max dimensions.

Q. Do you sell pooja mandir accessories?
A. Yes, we do. We sell bells and hanging diyas.

Q. How do I pick up my mandir?
A. Based on your mandir dimensions we suggest a vehicle. If you mandir is below 4 feet wide, you may fit in a sedan or 5 seater SUV. If it is over 4 feet, you may need a 7 seater SUV or a Mini Van. If your mandir is over 6 feet, you need a trailer like UHAUL.

Q. Can I dismantle my pooja mandir?
A. All our pooja mandirs, can be dismantled into 3 segments. Bottom, Middle Columns, and top.

Q. Once I place an order, do you share work in progress pictures at every logical step of the building process?
A. Yes, we share pics at every logical step.

Q. Can I make changes to my mandir dimensions once the work is started?
A. We can't accommodate changing dimensions once the work is started as it impacts the whole structure, but we will allow changes that don't fall under structural changes.