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

 

Tuesday
Feb
17
4:00am - 6:00am
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Saturday
Feb
21
9:30am - 8:30pm
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Saturday
Feb
21
11:00am - 4:00pm
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Saturday
Feb
21
2:00pm - 3:30pm
February 21: IAM Refresher, Saturday, 2:00 – 3:30 PM, Amrita Hall Anyone who has already taken the original IAM Technique is welcome to attend this session to strengthen and refresh the practice. This class will review the instructions and steps of the IAM Technique, answer any questions about the... more ›
Tuesday
Feb
24
7:30pm - 9:30pm
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Saturday
Feb
28
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
Feb
28
11:00am - 4:00pm
The Craft Guild is offering a Trash Fashion Workshop on February 28, 2015 11am to 4pm at Creekside   Nistula will lead the session in making wearable fashion out of recycled or cast off materials.  The Workshop is Free (donations welcome).   Questions? Email ... more ›
Saturday
Mar
14
10:00am - 4:30pm
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Saturday
Mar
28
4:30pm - 8:30pm
March 28: Ram Navami Puja and Saturday Program, 4:30 - 8:30 PM, Amrita Hall
Friday
Apr
03
7:30pm - 9:30pm
April 3: Hanuman Jayanthi Puja, Friday, 7:30 PM, Main House Puja Room

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