M.A.Center, Washington DC

Shivaratri Celebrations and Homa by Br. Ramanand

Feb 25, 2017 5:30pm-11:30pm (ended)

Ganapathy, Navagriha, Tila Homa Ritual

Online registration for the Homa is closed, but we welcome walk-ins until 5:15pm to register for the homa.

Please join us for a special Ganapathy, Navagriha, Tila Homa held at the MA Center in Potomac, MD by Br. Ramanand at 5:30PM as part of the Shivaratri Celebrations.

If you have sponsored the homa, please arrive by 5pm to check in.

We request everyone coming for the homa be seated by 5:15 PM to maintain a meditative atmosphere before the Homa. As many people have registered, Homa Arpan (prayer offering at the Homa Kund) and priority seating near the Homa Kund is reserved for people who have sponsored the Homa.

It is important that you RSVP if you are coming for the Homa or Shivaratri celebrations to estimate the food needed and to plan the seating arranagements and other needs.

Please click this link to register for the Homa or to RSVP for Shivaratri: CLICK HERE

Program

5:30 PM to 8:00 PM: Homa

8:00 PM TO 8:45 PM: Dinner

8:40 PM to 12:30 AM -
Br. Ramanand will lead everyone with spiritual talk, meditation, chants and bhajans, along with the worship of the Shiva Linga. 

Each one of us will have an opportunity to perform Abhisheka, the holy bathing of the Shiva Linga

Accommodation is available at the Ashram for $35 a night on a first-come-first-served basis. Pre-registration is required. Please email macdcrmc@gmail.com.

Wednesday
Sep
20
A Multi-Day Event
  Durga Puja: September 20th, 21st and 22nd at 7:30pm.  Devoted to the worship of the divine in the form of Goddess Durga.    Lakshmi Puja: September 23rd at 4:30pm during regular Satsang.  September 24th and 25th at 7:30pm Devoted to the worship of the divine in the form of Goddess Lakshmi who... more ›
Saturday
Sep
23
4:30pm - 8:00pm
(sat = betterment/a good cause | sang = gathering) The main gathering at the M.A. Center DC happens every Saturday. We gather to do spiritual practices, or satsang, 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm, followed by a delicious vegetarian meal. The evening consists of meditation, chanting, spiritual talk/discussion... more ›
Friday
Sep
29
A Multi-Day Event
*/ M A Center DC will hold a all day silent meditation retreat from Friday September 29th to Friday October 6th Cost: $300 for the Silent meditation retreat. $150 for accommodations (check-in September 29th at 4:00 PM and check-out on October 6th at 4:00 PM) (It is not necessary to stay at the... more ›
Friday
Sep
29
7:30pm - 8:30pm
*/ Br. Ramanand will perform the Ganapathy Homa as part of Silent meditation retreat on September 29that 7:30 PM   The homa will be offered to anyone who wishes to sponsor. Please... more ›
Saturday
Sep
30
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday
Oct
07
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Sunday
Oct
08
3:00pm - 7:00pm
*/ Program Schedule 03:00 pm: Meditation, bhajans, padapuja 4:30 pm: break 5:00 PM: Karthika Puja (cost $100 to sponsor. Sponsorship is not necessary to attend the Puja) 7:00 PM: Dinner Karthika/Bhagavati Seva Puja, is an ancient Vedic puja ceremony done to restore balance in the environment and... more ›
Sunday
Oct
08
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Saturday
Oct
14
4:30pm - 8:00pm
(sat = betterment/a good cause | sang = gathering) The main gathering at the M.A. Center DC happens every Saturday. We gather to do spiritual practices, or satsang, 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm, followed by a delicious vegetarian meal. The evening consists of meditation, chanting, spiritual talk/discussion... more ›
Saturday
Oct
21
4:30pm - 8:00pm
(sat = betterment/a good cause | sang = gathering) The main gathering at the M.A. Center DC happens every Saturday. We gather to do spiritual practices, or satsang, 4:30 pm to 8:00 pm, followed by a delicious vegetarian meal. The evening consists of meditation, chanting, spiritual talk/discussion... more ›