Bharatiya Cultural Society of Alberta (BCSA) is once again celebrating the Lord Balaji Kalyanam. Sri Murugan Society and Sri Anagha Datta Society of Calgary are happy to provide assistance to BCSA to coordinate this event.
Please see the flyer for Detail and contact the listed folk with any questions, Kindly make cheques payable to BCSA directly.
The glorious event is on November 2nd. Seating is limited due to the venue size restrictions. Please contact as early as possible to confirm your spot.
10 to 11 am: Mahaa Ganapathy Pooja, Sankalpam (sponsors); 16 Mathruka Pooja, Punyajanam, Mathruka Nyasam,Kalasha Sthapanam, Navagraha Mandala sthapanam; Pooja
11 to 3 pm: Durga Saptha Sathi homam (Ahoothi s with 700 mantras using dravyas ; at the conclusion of each chapter (13 in total) neivedhyam; Jayathi homa, Bali dhaanam; Poornahoothi; Vasodhaara (Chamakam)
3 to 3.30 pm Rudraabishekam
3.30 to 4 pm: Alankaaram; simultaneously, Kumari and Suvasini Pooja
4 to 4.30 pm: Deeparadhana , Chathurvedam and Aseervatham
Please note timings are approximate and depends on preparedness for the Yagna.
During the Dussera celebrations, the temple will be open on all days in the evening from 7pm.
On Oct 11, at 7:30pm – Sri Appaji Panchangam will be talking about – Lalitha Tattavam from a vedantic point of view and importance of Lalitha Sahasranamam with reference to its origins in Brahmanda Purana, – Bhandasura story, Agastya Hayagriva Savada etc.
On Oct 13, at 10:30am, Purohit Sri Jayaraman from Edmonton will be performing a prayer session including Homam & Abhishekam. (Havan and Abhishek).
During the nine days of Dussera, the following alankarams will be performed to Sri Anaghadevi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Padyami
||Sri Swarnakavachalankrutha Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Vidiya
||Sri Bala Thripura Sundari Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Thadiya
||Sri Annapoorna Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Chaviti
||Sri Gayathri Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Panchami
||Sri Lalitha Thripura Sundari Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Sasthi
||Sri Mahalakshmi Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Sapthami
||Sri Saraswathi Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Astami & Navami
||Sri Mahishashura Mardhani Devi
||Aaswayuja Suddha Dasami
|Sri Rajarajeswari Devi
Sponsors willing to donate for the alankars please contact Lalitha at 403-668-0653 or by email. A donation of $ 301.00 covers the cost of Saree, Flowers, Prasadam and Annadanam(Date will be decided). Please make checks payable to Sri Anagha Datta Society of Calgary.
We are happy to inform you of an upcoming kids camp with Guruji Pattabhi Ram, This is a day long camp on Sept 15 for children aged 5 to 15. This is being jointly conducted wtih Sadhana Sangama International.
Guruji Pattabhiram from Sadhana Sangama Bangalore, is coming to Calgary again this year. We are happy to inform you that Guruji will be presenting a talk on Sept 13 starting at 7:30pm. All are welcome.
On occassion of Ganesh Chathurthi, we will be open for darshans on 8th Sept starting at 7pm till 9pm.
Temple will be open on Monday the 22nd, in the evening from 7:30pm to 8:30pm for Guru Purnima. All are welcome.
Baba Abhisekam will be performed.
Enjoy the long weekend – Happy Canada Day!