Guru Purnima - July 30th, Thursday
On this day, we celebrate GURU PURNIMA by worshipping SRI SAI BABA.
10.00 AM Sankalpam
10.15 AM DATTATREYA Maha puja and Havan
5:30 PM: DHOOP AARATHI
6 PM: SRI SHIRDI SAIBABA ABHISHEKAM
7:00 PM: SRI SAI SATHYA VRATAM PHALA SRUTHI (chapter 51 from Sai Sat Charithra)
8.00 PM: Palki Seva for SHIRDI SAI BABA
8.30 PM: Seja Arati
The Guru Purnima Legend Guru Purnima is also known as Vyasa Purnima as Sage Ved Vyas, the author of Mahabharata and Brahma Sutras was born on this day. The celebration of Guru Poornima began in Shirdi around 1908.
The Guru Purnima Mantra And Its Importance:
A mantra that is specially used on this day is:
"Gururbrahmaa Gururvishnuh Gururdevo Maheswarah|
Guruh-Saakshaat Parabrahma Tasmai Shrigurave Namah ||"
It means that the Guru is Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh (Shiva), revere the Guru who is a manifestation of Parabrahma, the Supreme God.