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Nava Rathri Celebrations - 9-24-2014 thru 10-4-2014

SRI DEVI NAVA RATHRI celebrations will begin with poojas as well as alankaram for DURGA MATA. As part of this celebration, we will have a beautiful KOLU/ BOMMALA KOLUVU and that is right next to SRI GANESHA's mandap. Hope you get a chance to take look at this special arrangement which is traditionally done during these nine days.

Again the program for Nine days is as follows:

Morning Program for all Navarathri Days:
10 AM: GANESH and DURGA POOJA
12 Noon: Aarati

Evening Program for September 24th Thru October 4th (Wednesday through Saturday)
5 PM: MATA DURGA KALASA STAPANA
6 PM: CHATU SHASHTI RAJOPACHAR POOJA
7 PM: LALITA SAHSRANAMA PARAYANAM
7.30 PM: AARATI and Prasadam.


September 26th (Friday Evening)
:

7 PM : GOURI POOJA AND SADDULU/BATHUKAMMA CELEBRATIONS
Pooja Sponsorship for Gouri Pooja - $21
Followed by Prasadam.


September 27th (Saturday Evening)
:

RAAS GARBHA AND DINNER ORGANISED BY HITESH AND HETAL PATEL FAMILY.
DINNER: 5 PM TO 7 PM
GARBHA: 7 PM TO 11 PM


September 30th (Tuesday) SAPTAMI:

Mata Durga will be decorated as MATA SARASWATI, all of you can bring your kids in the evening pooja and make sure they receive the blessings of DURGA Mata who will be blessing everyone as SARASWATHI Devi.

7.30 PM: Special Archana for Mata Saraswati


October 1st (Wednesday) – Durga Ashtami
:
10 AM: GANESH and DURGA POOJA
11.00 AM Special NAV CHANDI HAVAN
(4 hour long – Pooja Sponsorship $101/-)
3.00 PM Poornahuti and Aarati

5.30 PM DURGA HAVAN & ABHISHEK
6 PM: CHATU SHASHTI RAJOPACHAR POOJA
7 PM: LALITA SAHSRANAMA PARAYANAM
7.45 PM: ARCHANA FOR MATA SARASWATI & MATA DURGA
8.00 PM: AARATI & PRASAD


October 2nd (Thursday) NAVAMI
:

6:15 PM: CHATU SHASHTI RAJOPACHAR POOJA
7 PM: LALTA SAHASRA NAMA PARAYANAM
7:30 pm: AARATI and Prasadam

5:00 PM - 6.30PM: Dance by Deepa Academy- Visually Challenged Girls (Community Center)

OCTOBER 3rd (Friday) & OCTOBER 4th (Saturday – Sravana Nakshatra) is Dussera or Vijaya Dasami day.

This is the day SRI MAHA VISHNU came to earth as SRI VENKATESWARA SWAMY (SRI BALAJI) and we will celebrate this event with SRI VENKATESWARA SWAMY Kalyanam (wedding ceremony) with SRI MAHA LAKSHMI.

Also Vijaya Dasami is an auspicious day for SRI SHIRDI SAI BABA, as that is the day BABA took Maha Samadhi. In significance of this day, we are performing special Vibhuti Abhishekam for BABA.

October 3rd (Friday Evening):
EVENING PROGRAM:
6.30 PM: SRI DURGA MATA ABHISHEKAM
6.45 PM: SRI SHIRDI SAI BABA's. Vibhuti Abhishekam
7.15 PM: Alankaram and SAI Nama Smarana
7.30 PM: PALKI SEVA,
8.00 PM: SEJA ARATI and Prasadam

October 4th (Saturday Morning):
9.30 AM: SUPRABHATAM
10.00 AM: SRI VENKATESWARA SWAMY ABHISHEKAM &
11.00 AM: KALYANAM
1.00 PM: Aarti and Prasadam

October 4th (Saturday Evening):
RAAS GARBHA AND DINNER ORGANISED BY HOLLAND INDIAN COMMUNITY
DINNER: 5 PM TO 7 PM
GARBHA: 7 PM TO 11 PM

The sponsorship fee for the entire ten days and all the poojas, including Havan and Abhishek is $101.
An additional $101/- pooja sponsorship for Durgashtami Day Nav Chandi Yagna.
Pandit Ji will automatically will do the sankalpam for all the sponsors, even if you are not present for some functions and poojas.
Individual Sponsorship fee for  -
Archana is $11;
Durga Havan is $41;
Abhishekam is $41;
Kalyanam is $51;
Gouri Pooja/Bathukamma is $21.

For more details, please contact –

Smita Chandra
616-490-9908
amitsmita@comcast.net

Vamsidhar Ravi
(616) 365-9871
vamsiravi@yahoo.com


 

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June 24-27, 2010

Dvitiya Varshikotsava Prajukta Sri Shirdi Sai Baba Punah Prana Prathishta Mahotsav

June 17, 2010

June 24, 2010

June 25, 2010

June 26, 2010

June 27, 2010

 

September 28, 2009

DUSSERA CELEBRATIONS

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September 26, 2009

BATHUKAMMA SAMBARALU

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September 3-6, 2009

PAVITROTSAVAM (FIRST ANNIVERSARY)

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August 23, 2009

SRI GANESH CHATURTHI

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June 20, 2009

PRATHAM VARSHIKA MAHOTSAV

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April 3-4, 2009

SREE RAM NAVAMI CELEBRATIONS

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MARCH 27, 2009

UGADI CELEBRATIONS

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FEBRUARY 23, 2009

MAHA SHIVA RATHRI CELEBRATIONS

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FEBRAURY 1, 2009

RATHA SAPTHAMI CELEBRATIONS

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NOVEMBER 1-2, 2008

MANDALA POOJA CONCLUDING CELEBRATIONS

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OCTOBER 9, 2008

DUSSERA CELEBRATIONS

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OCTOBER 4, 2008

BATHUKAMMA CELEBRATIONS

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SEPTEMBER 12 - 14, 2008

SAMPORN PRAN PRATHISHTA ABHISHEK SAMAROH

September 12,   September 13,  September 14,

 

AUGUST 2 - 3, 2008

Mandala Abhishekam Conclusion & Valli Devasena Murthi Stapana Ceremony

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JULY 26 - 27, 2008

WMHT YOUTH SUMMER CAMP

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JUNE 13 - 15, 2008

Ashta Bandhana Maha Kumbhabhishekam and Samprokshanam Celebrations

June 13,  June 14,   June 15,

June 13-14, Cultural Events

 

 

 

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