MAHA SHIVA RATRI POOJA – FREE PROGRAM FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

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MAHA SHIVA RATRI POOJA – FREE PROGRAM FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

February 21 @ 7:15 pm - 11:55 pm

Chinmaya Sannidhi Ashram 38 Carrington Road
Castle Hill, NSW 2154 Australia
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Shiva Ratri is the most auspicious day and Lord’s grace is at the highest. Come with your family and join us at Chinmaya Mission, and do the Abhishek (bathing) of the Lord and be blessed!!

TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT – CLICK HERE

Spiritual Practices (Sadhana) to do during the day:

Shiva Ratri is the most auspicious day and Lord’s grace is at the highest. Try to gain as much of that Grace through the below practices.Try to wake up early before sunrise, clean your altar, light the lamp and offer flowers to the Lord, try to eat minimal (fast completely if you can, otherwise drink/eat just milk, water & bananas (fruits) only during meal times). Refrain from unnecessary talk (try to maintain Silence) throughout the day till midnight, contemplate on the Lord’s name or a verse from the scriptures or meditate on the Lord/Self.

Main Program

7.30pm: Pooja (includes Abhishek (Giving Bath) to the Lord. All can participate) – includes bhajans & chanting.

9.30pm: Bhajan offering

10.00pm: Presentation & talk by Swamiji

11.00pm: Chanting offering

11.30pm: Guided Meditation by Swamiji

12.00am (Midnight): Vedic Arati

12.15am: Maha Shivaratri Prasad

What to bring:You are most welcome to bring your own Shiva Lingams, milk, fruits for the worship. Everyone can do Abhishek (Give Bath) to the Lord.

Special Participation:

1) Be Mukhya Yajman ($251 donation)Be the one to do the pooja for Lord Shiva on this special night and gain great blessings for your family.

Contact Nandu 0408 445 941 for more details.

2) Bring a plate of Prasad (anna-dhaanam – food offering)

Contact Uma Jana on (02) 9659 2614 fro more details

3) Sing Bhajans for the Lord,

Contact Sadhana Raja 0414638763. Note: You need to be on the list to sing.

4) If bringing Flowers, Please wash your flowers and bring.

For further information on this event you can contact Nandu 0408 445 941

IF YOU ARE ATTENDING ON 21 FEB, THEN PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT – CLICK HERE

 

Note: If its too late for your children then you can bring them on:

Saturday 22nd February

1) 5.45pm to 6.15pm: At 53 Beresford Rd, Strathfield

Sunday 23 February :

1) 11.00am to 12pm: At Chinmaya Sannidhi, 38 Carrington Rd, Castle Hill

or

2) 3pm to 3.30pm: At 15 Warraburra Way, Voyager Point 2172.

Love

In Your Service

Swami Shrikarananda

At His Feet

Details

Date:
February 21
Time:
7:15 pm - 11:55 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://shivaratri2020.eventbrite.com.au

Venue

Chinmaya Sannidhi Ashram 38 Carrington Road
Castle Hill, NSW 2154 Australia
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