Dussera Celebrations October 16 – October 25
!! Sri Matre namaha – Om Sri Sai Ram !!
During the Navratri, the Mataji’s Idol will be decorated in the different alankars. All are welcome to attend and seek the blessings of the MahaShakthi, divine mother during this auspicious time.
Friday – October 16 – Swarnalankruta Anaghadevi
- 10:00am – Ganapati puja and Sarvatobharda mandapa puja
Saturday – October 17 – Bala Tripura Sundari
- 6:00pm – Bala Puja (Please bring your daughters under age of 10 for prayers)
Sunday – October 18 – Gayatri Devi
- 10:30am – Baba Abhishekam
- 6:00pm – Batukama puja
Monday – October 19 – Annapurna Alankar
Tuesday – October 20 – Saraswati Alankar
- 6:00 pm Saraswati puja puja and Aksharabyasam
Wednesday – October 21 – Sri Lalitha Tripura Sundari Alankar
Thursday – October 22 –Sri Maha Lakshmi Alankar
Friday – October 23 – Durga Alankar- Durgastami Pooja
- 5:30pm – Suhasini Pooja
- 6:00pm – Soundarya Lahiri
Saturday – October 24 -Navami – Mahishasur Mardhini Alankar Pooja
- 6:00pm – Bhakti Sangeet – Kriti’s on Devi ( by Divya Daripalli & Archana)
Sunday – October 25 – Sri RajaRajeswari Alankar Pooja -VIJAY DASAMI/ DUSSEHRA Celebration
10:30am Baba Abhishek to the Main Idol
11:30am Baba Astotra puja
12:00 noon Aarti
2:00pm Reading of Sai Satcharitra
4:00pm SivaParvati Shanti Kalyanam
6:00pm Decorating Baba stage with flowers and diyas. (Pushpalankaran and Deepalankarana)
7:00pm Dhoop aarti followed by DeviAlankara and Kumkum puja( with Lalitha sahasranama chanting), followed by Rajopachara puja and aarti. Prayers will conclude around 9:30pm
Devotees may bring flower garlands to offer to the various deities.
During Navratri Daily morning prayers will start at 10am Evening Dhoop aarti will be at 7pm, followed by DeviAlankara and Kumkum puja( with Lalitha sahasranama chanting), followed by Rajopachara puja and aarti. Prayers will conclude around 9:30pm
Sponsorship for Mathaji Alankar and Pooja is $401.00 each day.
Sponsorship for Baba Alankar on Navami(October 24) and Vijaydasami (October 25) – $351. During other Navratri days Daily baba alankar sponsorship $151.00
Sponsorship for Shanti Kalyanam on Vijaya Dasami, October 25th, is $516.00
Donations may be made at the temple or online http://anaghadatta.org/donations/donate-online/
Generous donations are requested towards flowers, and other operating expenses. Please call Mandir for more information about the event.
During the Covid-19 pandemic, the temple will be limiting the concurrent number of attendees to comply with the regulations. All devotees who attend are requested to sanitize their hands, maintain physical distancing and wear masks.