Maharaj-ji’s Mahasamadhi Bhandara 2018

Saturday, September 22 – Sunday, September 23
24-Hour Chanting of Hanuman Chalisa starts Saturday at 1:08 in the afternoon and concludes Sunday at 1:08 in the afternoon with Aarti and Prasad to celebrate the abundance of Maharaj-ji’s grace. Jai Gurudev!
The Ramlila play will be on Friday, September 21st at 6pm
*Please note that the chanting is Saturday to Sunday and not Friday to Saturday this year!

Welcome, before visiting the Ashram, please make sure to check out our VISITOR GUIDELINES

THE ASHRAM’S ANNUAL AUCTION is Sunday following Prasad and we are accepting all relevant items that have a connection to Maharaj-ji or your travels to India. Good quality books, murtis, pictures, posters, musical instruments, puja items and exotic treasures with a Hindustani twist is what we’re after! You can send by mail, drop them by our office, or bring with you to Bhandara!

Tickets: $40 per ticket or 3 for $108
1st Prize: One round-trip ticket to India, to be redeemed within a year
2nd Prize: A silver amulet with a piece of a blanket worn by
Maharaj-ji inside
3rd Prize: A plaid wool blanket from the Puja Dukan blessed on
Maharaj-ji’s takht in the temple room in Taos
4th Prize: “Maharaj-ji on the Move” pilgrimage gift pack
5th Prize: $25 gift certificate from the Puja Dukan
To purchase raffle tickets come by in person to the ashram during open hours, call 575-751-4080 or mail a check with your name, address and telephone number to P.O. Box 1710, Taos, NM 87571.  We will be drawing the winning raffle ticket for the trip to India and other prizes on Sunday after the auction. You don’t need to be present to win.

 Bhandara 2017

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Bhandara 2016

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Bhandara 2015

Bhandara 2014