- 108 HANUMAN CHALISA PARAYANA SATURDAY, JULY 21, 1:00 – 7:00 PM, followed by H. Abhishekam & Archana
Hanuman is the prime devotee of Lord Rama. He is the embodiment of courage, strength and devotion. The Hanuman Chalisa is a collection of 40 verses by Saint Tulsidas, in which he talks about Hanuman’s devotion to Lord Rama, his courage, strength, appearance, His role in the Ramayana, and the need for His blessings to devotees. Chanting the Chalisa gives a lot of internal strength to the devotees and when chanting it 108 times in single day, the devotee has his wishes fulfilled. The Chalisa is written in such simple style, that even people who are new to this text find it easy to read or follow. Saturday at the temple please join in at least for a little while to read or chant this beautiful hymn along with other devotees, 1:00-7:00 pm. Abhishekam and Archana at 7:00 pm to Lord Hanumanji.Devotees may bring fruits, flowers, prasad to offer for Lord Hanumanji.
- MONTHLY AYYAPPA PADI PUJA – 6:00 PM Navagraha Building, July 21
Padi Pooja, or the pooja of the Pathinettam Padi, is performed in the evening on certain days at the temple.Padi pooja in the name of the 18 Hill Gods of Lord Ayyappa was conducted after Pushpabhishekam.Thantri performed the ritual in the presence of Melsanthi.The hour-long ritual by decorating the Holy Steps with flowers and silk cloths after lighting traditional lamps on each step, concluded with performing “aarathi” by the thantri.
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- Hanuman Abhishekam, 7:00 pm, July 21, Saturday
The worship of Sri Hanuman has blessed devotees all over the world with countless miracles. Hanuman bestows on those who worship the Lord with sincerity the blessings of happiness; increases of wealth, strength, courage, and devotion; and the removal of all sufferings and hardships
7:00 pm – Lord Hanuman Abhishekam
7:45 p.m. – Darshan & Archana to Lord Hanuman
All are welcome. Devotees may bring milk, fruits, flowers, or wada mala for Priest to offer to Hanumanji.
- PRADOSHAM, Rudra Abhishekam, July 24 – 7:00 pm
Pradosham is a very auspicious time when the divine couple, Lord Shiva and Parvati, are said to be in a very propitious and favorable mood, bestowing many blessings and granting wishes of those devotees who with sincere prayer and fasting humbly ask God for both material and spiritual benefits.
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- Navavarana Sri Chakra Archana – July 26, at 4:00 pm
Navavarana Sri Chakra Archana- 4:00 pm-8:00 pm,
This puja is performed on Poornima to Sri Chakra Meru at feet of Durga Ma, for blessings from Divine Mother.
Sri Venkateswara Temple – Durga shrine.
- GURU PURNIMA CELEBRATIONS – JULY 27, ALL DAY
GURU PURNIMA – JULY 27
GURU PURNIMA SCHEDULE:
Sai Lakshmi Ganapati Havan: 10 am – Sai Lakshmi Ganapati Havan – 10 am – SAMARTHA SADGURU SAI NATHAYA NAMAHA
Samuhika Sai Vrat Puja: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. Seating is at 6:30 pm. Items to bring for the puja are fruits, flowers, pan leaves, 1 coconut, sweet prasad to offer in puja, other prasad optional. We highly recommend registering in advance, as this is a much sought after puja by all Sai devotees. With the limited seating available, space gets filled up very quickly. Register with details using SAI SATYA VRAT PUJA.
Laksha Pushpa Archana: 7:45 pm. Free Event. 100,000 rose petals will be offered at the feet of Sri Sai.
Annadanam – Feeding of hundreds of devotees on Guru Purnima. Special Maha Prasadam lovingly prepared by volunteers on Guru Purnima.
Donations are welcome towards Annadanam and Flowers for Laksha Pushpa Archana – GURU PURNIMA
- SAMUHIKA SATHYANARAYANA PUJA – JULY 28 at 4:00 pm
SATURDAY, JULY 28
SAMUHIKA SATHYANARAYANA PUJA
Sathyanarayana Swamy is the most benevolent form of Vishnu. He grants His devotees all the material and spiritual blessings they ask of Him. Sathya Narayana Puja can be performed by all members of the family, including the children. Usually, the puja is performed before the start of any special endeavor to get the divine blessings. Performing this puja grants peace, happiness, prosperity, and abundance in one’s life.
To register to perform the puja at the temple on this auspicious day visit
Devotees registering for the puja need to bring, fruits, flowers, coconuts, coins, paan leaves, betel nuts, and prasad to offer.
- SAHASRA DEEPALANKARA SEVA AND UNJALA SEVA – 7:00 PM, JULY 28
Everyone, especially children, should have a chance to see the Sahasra Deepam Alankaram of Lord Venkateswara at least once in their lives. When the lights are turned low, and the dipas glisten, it is both beautiful and mystical.
Lord Venkateshwara, SreeDevi and Bhoo Devi will be seated on the Unjal (Swing) as priests chant vedic hymns and devotees light a thousand diyas around them. All are welcome to participate in preparing the deepams and lighting them.
Every religion uses deepas (lights) in their services. Light symbolizes God. Devotees including children will light the lights, setting them on an auspicious path and burning away their sins.