Dec. 24, Christmas Eve
Sweets, chai and kirtan from 5pm up to midnight
Dec. 25, Christmas day
Kirtan and Christmas dinner at 5pm
Dec. 28, Sri Pujyaniya Siddhi Ma
Bhajans, kirtan and Sundarakhand chanting following morning aarti, Bhandara prasad served at 1:08pm followed by more kirtan and Ma bhajans
Dec. 31, New Years Eve
Sweets chai and kirtan til midnight
Jan. 1, New Years Day
Community night and kirtan
Starting October 18 – April
Ashram Open Daily
Chai times are 7:00 a.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Chai served all day
6:00 p.m. Dinner Prasad
followed by Aarti & Kirtan
No meals or chai served
Chai served all day
11:00 a.m. Chanting of the Hanuman Chalisa
Followed by Aarti and Prasad
Nine nights of worship of the Divine Feminine
w/ Fire Puja, Puja & Kirtan
Tuesday October 9 – Thursday October 18, 2018
Thank you to everyone who participated!
Evening puja for nine nights October 9-17
Maharaj-ji Aarti (Jaya Jagadish) will be held at the beginning of the puja at 6:00 p.m. and Durga Aarti will be at the end of each night’s puja.
Evening Aarti will resume on the evening of Thursday, Oct 18 at 7 PM.
Welcome, before visiting the Ashram, please make sure to check out our VISITOR GUIDELINES
Special Navratri Events:
the Goddess in the Rio Grande
We will meet at the Temple
& leave for the river at 1 PM.
Worship of the Goddess in the form of a child
All children are welcome to participate!Thursday, October 18
4 PM – children arrive to get ready
5 PM- Kumari Puja
followed by dinner prasad
Volunteers are welcome!
Volunteers are needed to help with the Kumari Puja, Visarjan trip to the river, daily decorating of the temple, Dhuni and sunroom.
Volunteers please contact Nanette: (575) 779-7010 or please come to the ashram kitchen.
September 21-23 *Not our usual schedule, please take note!*
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 21
5:30 pm-Odissi Dance Offering by Soumya Bose from Orissa, India
6:00 pm-Ramlila Play
Saturday, September 22
10:30 am-12:00 noon-Memorial Services for Sri Siddhi Mata-Ji, Devi Veal, Ramgiri Braun, Gurudatt Sharma, J.R. Ransom, Elaine Sutton
1:08 pm-Begin 24-Hour Chanting of Hanuman Chalisa
Sunday, September 23
1:08 pm-End 24-Hour Chanting of Hanuman Chalisa
Chanting followed by Aarti, Prasad, Annual Ashram Auction Fundraiser, Raffle Drawing for Ticket to India
General Satsang Meeting following the Auction
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!