Sri Sivakameswari Navaratri Utsavas

From sep 29th 2019 – Oct 7th, 2019

Bala

Sep 29th

Gayatri

Sept 30th

Annapoorna

Oct 1st

Lalita

Oct 2nd

Lakshmi

Oct 3rd

Saraswati

Oct 4th

Durga

Oct 5th

Mahishasura Mardini

Oct 6th

Siva Kameswari

Oct 7th

Please see each day Alankaram (Shringar) and names of the Goddesses.

Please see each day Alankaram (Shringar) and names of the Goddesses.

All are invited
On Sep 29th, 2019, Sunday, 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
108 Suvasini puja and Deekshadharana

(Sumangalis will be worshipped in the form of divine mother and given initiation mantra for the 9 days puja)
Siva kameswari temple is inviting all 108 Sumangalis (Suvaasinis) to register for the ‘Samoohika Suvaasini (Sumangali) Pooja’ and ‘Deeksha dhaarana’ and perform Kumkum archana during Navaratri (all 9 days). It is a no-fee event completely sponsored by temple. Registrations are on a first come first basis due to limited availability. Please sign up using the form below. ForNavaratri event program details, refer to flyer below or website sivakameswari.org
Kindly contact Sharma Samavedula@ (512) 633 7999 for any related questions.

Register Now for the ‘Samoohika Suvaasini (Sumangali) Pooja’

Daily Morning

Nitya puja 9:30AM – 10:30 AM
Lalita Astottaram Archana Daily Chandi Parayana
(Chanting of Durgapatha, Devi Mahatmyam) 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Gain the means to fight obstacles and receive an abundance of wealth and advancement in various matters.)

Daily Evening

Daily Navavarana Archana and Nitya Suvasini Puja & Kanya puja
3:00 – 7:30 PM

(Sri Chakra Puja For enlightenment and blessings of the highest form of the divine mother)
By Sri Chakreswari Mission (Sri T.V. Krishnamurthy)

Daily cultural programs from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

(Lalita Sahasra Nama Group Chanting) 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Daily Samoohika Kumkumarchana to Godess Sri Siva Kameswari by all devotees
( it’s a participatory puja by everyone For prosperity and happiness in the family)

Aarati and veda swasti 8:30 PM followed by Dinner prasad

Special pujas and programs

Oct 4th ,2019 Friday 9:00 PM- 11:00 PM

(Garba is a Gujarati folk dance celebrated in Navaratri Praising the Goddess)

Oct 5th, 2019 Saturday 10:00 AM

Samoohika Vidyarthi-Saraswati Puja for Students (Free)
(For success in academics)

4:00 PM (Durgashtami) -Chandi Homam/Havan

Gain the means to fight obstacles and receive abundance of wealth and advancement in various matters.

9:00 PM – 11:00 PM **“Maata ki Chowki”
(To be blessed by the Goddess with abundance of happiness and prosperity in one’s life)

Oct 6th, 2019 Sunday 6:30 PM 7:30 PM
Sahasra Deepalankara Seva to The Godess

(Decorating with 1008 Ghee lamps to the Goddess)
NOTE: Temple will be open all day for all the nine days from morning
7:30 Am to 10:00 PM 
NOTE: Dinner Prasad will be served daily after Aarti.

Cultural programs during Devi Navaratri 2019

The Navaratri or the Nine Nights is a celebration of the victorious return of Devi after winning over the evil and is most auspicious period of the year for all Devi worshippers We express our gratitude thru 9 days of non-stop prayers, music, dance and many other spiritual activities.
This year we are celebrating the Navaratri with daily Devi puja – Sri Chakra puja, Daily Alankaram of Each Devi Roopa and with devotional music & Cosmic Dance. by very seasoned local Vidwans. (Talent)

Date /Day

Time / Event

Date / Time / Event

Sep 29th,2019 Sunday, Day 1

Padyami – Vidiya

5 30 pm to 7 30 pm
KR Subramanian Flute, Arun Ramamurthi Violin
Arjun Narayanan Mridangam

Sep 30th,2019 Monday, Day2

Tritiya

6:00 PM to 7:20 PM
Bharathanatya performance’
Trishakthi’ The Divine Energy
Sandhya Mahesh, Divya Anoop, Raaga Mahesh

Oct 1st, 2019 Tuesday, Day 3

Chaturthi

6:00 PM to 7:20 PM
SAI BHAJANS

Oct 2nd, 2019 Wednesday Day 4

Panchami

6:00 PM to 6:30 PM
Sangeeta Seva by students of Sugam Dhwani School of Music
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Veena concert:
Madhukar Chidambara -Veena
Mahesh Chidambara- Mridangam

Oct 3rd ,2019 Thursday Day 5

Shashti

Nritya Seva by
Smt Charulatha Jayaraman and students of Shrishti School of Bharatanatyam

Oct 4th.2019 Friday Day 6

Saptami

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
HARI ASURI – Vocal
Arun Ramamurthi – Violin
Srinivasan Govindarajan – Mridangam
7:00 pm to 7:45 PM
Sangeeta Samarpanam by
Devotees of Irvine

Oct 5th ,2019 Saturday Day 7

Ashtami

5 30 pm to 7 30 pm
Swathi Narayanan
Roshan Mandayam – Violin
Arjun Narayanan – Mridangam

Oct 6th, 2019 Sunday Day 8

Navami

4 30 pm to 6 30 pm
Anirudh Venkatesh – Vocal
Arun Ramamurthy – Violin
Sanjay Subramanian – Mridangam
Vivek Chellappa – Kanjira

Oct 7th ,2019 Monday Day 9

Vijaya Dashami

TBA

Given the surge in COVID19 cases, the temple will follow shelter in place till AUGUST 15th,2020 Temple priests will continue to perform Nitya Pujas, and all pujas will be broadcast LIVE. Temple won’t be open for devotees to physically come into the temple. However, all ONLINE pujas and ONLINE priest services continue to be available.

In the service of the community.

Siva Kameswari Temple Administration