Mahashivaratri celebrations at Ganapathy Ashrama

Mahashivaratri celebrations at Ganapathy Ashrama

February 22, 2017

As part of Mahashivaratri celebrations, following programmes have been organised at Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Ashrama, Ooty Road, from Feb. 23 to 25:

Feb. 23 — 10 am: Girija Kalyana; 6 pm: Sri Venkatamakhi Memorial and Sri Thyagaraja Aradhna – Mass singing of Thyagaraja Pancha Ratna compositions.

Feb. 24 — 9 am: Srichakra Puja, Maha Ganapati Homa, Maha Rudra Homa Poornahuti; 10 am: Release of Sri Swamiji’s Biography in Russian language, Benedictions, etc.; 6 pm: Rudrabhisheka to Sachchidanandeshwara Shiva Linga by Sri Swamiji; 7 pm: Sahasra Kalashabhisheka to Shiva Linga by devotees; 10 pm: Abhisheka to Shiva Linga – 11 times chanting Rudra Prasna Veda Mantras and different decorations to Shiva Linga.

Cultural Prog. — 7 pm: Rendition of Sri Swamiji’s Dwadasha Jyotirlinga Bhajans – Musical Ensemble led by mridanga Vid. Shivashankaraswamy; 10 pm: Karnatak Saxophone recital by Vidu. Lavanya.

Feb. 25 — 12 am: Music concert by eminent artistes; 2 am: Shiva Bhajans, Divyanama Sankeertana and discourse by Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Swamiji; 6 am: Maha Mangala Arati to Shiva Linga, Teertha and Prasada distribution. For details, contact Ashrama Office on Ph: 2486486.


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