Ganesh Chaturthi

Posted on 10. Aug, 2014 by admin in Announcement

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Welcome

We shall be observing the auspicious Ganesh Chaturthi on Friday, Aug 29, 2014. (Actual event too is on Aug 29.) Lord Ganesha was (re)born on this very day. He is the remover of all obstacles. He bestows good fortune, prosperity and wisdom. All Puja ceremonies, new ventures and projects are started by first propitiating Shri Ganesh.

Time and Venue

Friday, August 29, 2014

MA Center at 245 Linden St, Boylston, MA 01505 {Location on Google Maps}.

Schedule

  • 2 PM: Demo of making Modakam (Ganeshas Prasad)
  • 4 PM: Archana (Chanting of 1000 Names of Devi)
  • 5 PM - 7:30 PM:
    • Dhyana Shloka
    • 108 Names of Amma
    • 108 Names of Ganesha
    • Story and significance of Ganesh Chaturthi
    • Bhajans on Ganesha, Shiva, Devi and Murugan
    • Prasad
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM: Scripture class followed by Pot luck dinner

Symbolism of Ganesh’s Body (Click on image below for a bigger picture)

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2 Responses to “Ganesh Chaturthi”

  1. Prasad Kumarya

    05. Sep, 2013

    I was under the impression Ganesha Chaturthi falls on Monday, Sept. 9th this year. ?

  2. admin

    05. Sep, 2013

    Yes Prasad that’s correct. Actual time period of the event falls on Sep 09, 1:40 AM to 4:07 AM EDT. I have updated the post accordingly.

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