Nine nights of worship of the Divine Feminine
w/ Fire Puja, Puja & Kirtan
Saturday, October 17th to Monday, October 26th, 2020
Festivities begin each evening 6:00p.m.
**Evening Aarti will be held at 5:00 p.m. during Navaratri.**
Navaratri lasts for nine nights with worship of Ma Durga, the Goddess of Courage; Ma Lakshmi, the Goddess of Prosperity; and Ma Saraswati, the Goddess of Knowledge. The nine nights of Durga Puja are celebrated from the first till the tenth day of the bright half of the lunar month of Ashvin, which occurs in 2020 from Saturday, October 17th to Monday, October 26th.
On the tenth day, Tuesday, October 27th, there is a Kumari Puja (puja to the young girls baby thru pre teen) and a procession to the Rio Grande into which the Goddess is lovingly immersed.
Welcome, before visiting the Ashram, please make sure to check out our VISITOR GUIDELINES
Special Navratri Events:
the Goddess in the Rio Grande
Worship of the Goddess in the form of a child
Tuesday, October 27th
All children are welcomed to dress up and participate
in this special honoring with food and puja.
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.