Seva Saturday, Ganesh Murthi Making & Satsang Program

Ganesh Murthi Making
Ganesh Murthi Making
Aug 23, 2014 9:30am-8:30pm (ended)

Your are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday:

Saturday Seva (Selfless Service): 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Contact: Seva

     Activities include: sorting donated medical supplies for India, helping in the bookstore, gardening & orchard work, and many special projects. 

     Lunch is provided. Come for any part or all of the day!

Ganesh Murthi Making: 3:00-5:30pm, Snack Tent: The beginning of the celebration of Ganesh Chaturthi, the Birthday of Lord Ganesha, God of success and overcoming obstacles. Everyone will have the opportunity to make his or her own individual Ganesh murthi  - sacred clay statue. This three-part festival will continue on Thursday, August 28th with the Ganesh Chaturthi Puja and will conclude on Saturday, Sept. 6th with the Visarjana - Immersion of the murthis in the ashram pond. 

Guided IAM Meditation: 3:00 - 4:00 pm, Main House Puja Room, Only for those who have taken the full IAM course.

Archana: 4:30 pm, Amrita Hall, Chanting of the Sri Lalitha Sahasranama, 1,000 Names of the Divine Mother and 108 Names of Amma

Satsang program: 6:00 - 8:30 pm: includes a satsang - talk, video of Amma, bhajans - devotional singing, and meditation; followed by a vegetarian dinner

Castro Valley BART Station PickupsSaturdays: 10 am for Seva Day; 4:00 pm for Evening Program.  Please RSVP: leave msg. on the BART pickup extension: 510-537-9417 x 447

Come and join in for as much of the day as you wish.  Questions? Email M.A. Center Events

 

Wednesday
Dec
24
7:30pm - 9:30pm
All are warmly welcome the the Christmas Eve Program 7:30 pm     The Christmas Eve Program includes spiritual readings, chanting, Christmas songs, Bhajans and Arati 8:30 pm     Holiday Dinner and Bake Sale - Proceeds support Amma’s Charities Questions? Email ... more ›
Saturday
Dec
27
9:30am - 8:30pm
You are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday: Saturday Seva (Selfless Service): 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Contact: ... more ›
Wednesday
Dec
31
A Multi-Day Event
Program will include a Satsang - spiritual talk, Bhajans - devotional singing  and more. We will welcome in the New Year chanting, Lokaha Samastaha Sukhino Bhavantu - May all beings in the Universe be peaceful and happy. Questions? Email San Ramon... more ›
Thursday
Jan
01
7:30pm - 9:30pm
Puja performed in the Main House, Puja Room A monthly birthday is traditionally observed in India based on the moon's position at the time of birth. Karthika is the Nakshatra - star constellation- in which the moon was transiting at the time of Amma's birth. Therefore, each time the moon returns to... more ›
Saturday
Jan
03
10:00am - 8:30pm
Welcome in the New Year with an opportunity to deepen our spiritual practices, reflect within and strengthen our connection to Amma, setting the tone for the upcoming year.  The retreat includes many activities such as: Scripture Classes, Meditation, Personal Time for Reflection, Journaling,... more ›
Saturday
Jan
03
4:30pm - 8:30pm
You are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday: Archana: 4:30 pm, Amrita Hall, Chanting of the Sri Lalitha Sahasranama, 1,000 Names of the Divine Mother; 5:30 pm, Chanting 108 Names of Amma Satsang program: 6:00 - 8:30 pm: includes a satsang - talk,  bhajans - devotional singing,... more ›
Saturday
Jan
10
9:30am - 8:30pm
You are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday: Saturday Seva (Selfless Service): 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Contact: ... more ›
Saturday
Jan
17
9:30am - 8:30pm
You are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday: Saturday Seva (Selfless Service): 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Contact: ... more ›
Saturday
Jan
17
2:00pm - 4:00pm
All are welcome to learn or re-learn the craft of knitting by making a hat or scarf, which can be kept or donated to the ashram Hats and Scarves for the Homeless Project.  Participants may bring their own supplies or can purchase a kit.  There will be experienced folks on hand to help teach... more ›
Saturday
Jan
24
9:30am - 8:30pm
You are warmly invited to the M.A. Center, San Ramon on Saturday: Saturday Seva (Selfless Service): 9:30 am – 4:30 pm, Contact: ... more ›

All are warmly invited to join in our daily spiritual practices at the Main House.

Mornings

Mondays-Saturdays: 5:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam
  • Hymn to the Divine Mother, Mahishasura Mardini Stotram

Sundays: 6:15am

  • 108 Names of Amma
  • 1000 Names of the Divine Mother, Sri Lalitha Sahasranam
  • Hymn, Mahishasura Mardini Stotram
  • Guided Integrated Amrita Meditation - IAM: 7:45am

Evenings

  • Chant, Guru Stotram
  • Devotional singing, bhajans
  • Closing, arati and prayers
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8:00pm 8:00pm 7:00pm 8:00pm 7:00pm 4:30pm 7:00pm