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Dear Devotees,

Worship of the Divine Mother

Durga Puja: It is time for the worship of the Divine Mother in the form of Sri Sri Durga. There will be a special puja on the Mahashtami day i.e. on the 3rd of October, 2022 from 7:30 a.m. There will be special Bhajans, Homa and Arati followed by Prasad distribution. We shall also be chanting the whole of Durga Saptasati on Saptami, Ashtami and Navami as per the following timings.

2nd October, 2022 — From 8:30 a.m.
3rd October, 2022 – From 7:30 a.m.
4th October, 2022 – From 8:30 a.m.

All the devotees are invited to join the Puja as well as chanting and also have Prasad on the Ashtami Day.

This year Sandhi Puja occurs on the 3rd of October from 4:14 to 5:02 pm. This time is considered extremely holy and auspicious. Hence, during the time of Sandhi Puja all the devotees can sit and silently offer prayers and do Japa. We invite all our devotees to join.

Lakshmi Puja: A special puja will be performed on the occasion of Lakshmi Puja on the 9th of October, 2022 from 7:30 p.m. Prasad will be distributed at the end of the Puja a little before 10:00 p.m. All the devotees are invited to join the puja and also have Prasad.

Both the above programmes will be webcast live on the Ashrama YouTube channel so that the devotees who are unable to come to the Ashrama can participate from home. The LIVE webcasts of Saptasati chantings and the Special Pujas can be watched through the following link on relevant days.

Please use the above link at the respective time of the event for watching live webcast of chanting / special puja.

Devotees wishing to contribute may do so through the “Online Donations” section of our website (

Yours in service,
Swami Shantatmananda