Activity Offerings

Mahashivaratri Celebrations

Monday, Mar 4, 2019

Time: 6:30am – 12:00am

Mahashivaratri is celebrated to venerate Lord Shiva and marks the day when the Lord manifested as a blazing column of fire. The festival is celebrated on the new moon day in the month of Maagha according to the Hindu calendar. It is believed that the people who fast on this night and offer prayers to Lord Shiva bring good luck into their life.

Lord Shiva is the main deity in Rameshwaram temple. Mahashivaratri celebrations are done on grand scale with the day devoted to chantings, offerings, homas and contemplation. Everyone is invited to participate in puja and singing the glory of the Lord at Chinmaya Rameshwaram on Monday, March 4 is as below:

6:30 am – 12:00 noon : Mahanyaasam, Ekaadasa Rudra Homa*

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm : Dharmaabhishekam by public

6:00 pm – 6:20 pm : Dance Offering by Shrishti School of Performing Arts

6:25 pm – 6:45 pm : Dance Offering by Shakti School of Bharata Natyam

6:50 pm – 7:15 pm : Bhajans by Chinmaya Swaranjali

7:20 pm – 8:00 pm : Bhajans by Chinmaya Shruti

8:05 pm – 8:30 pm : Bhajans by Chinmaya Shlokanjali 

8:45 pm – Midnight : Rudraabhishekam

12:00 Midnight : Mahamangala Aarati

Shiva Laksharchana Schedule:

Saturday Mar. 2    8:30-10:30 am   Rameshwaram Teachers & Satellite Centers
Sunday Mar. 3   8:30-10:30 am   Rameshwaram Session 1 & Session 2

To sponsor, contact Balasubramanian – (714) 290 3970

Event Location


Chinmaya Rameshwaram
14451 Franklin Ave
Tustin, CA 92780

Event Fees:


FREE






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