OM SAI: Invitation to Shirdi Sai Baba's Punyatithi, 07th & 08th Oct, 2019 - Baba Malik

SHITAL would urge your active participation during the Festival.

 

Om Sai Ram,

 

Dear Sai devotees,

 

SHITAL by Baba’s grace will endeavour to follow Baba's Punyatithi as closely to Shirdi as possible, and would urge your active participation during the Festival.

 

Baba's Punyatithi will start on Monday 07th October and finishes on Tuesday 08th October. The temple will remain open from 8am on Monday 07th Oct right through to 10:30pm on Tuesday 08th Oct.

 

Below is the schedule for Baba’s Punyatithi (London & Leicester):

Monday 07th Oct 2019:

08:00 am       Temple Opens

08:15 am       Kakad Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

09:00 am       Pothi (Shri Sai Satcharitra) Palki procession

09:05 am        Shri Sai Satcharitra Akhand Parayan begins (Continuous reading of Shri Sai Satcharitra)

(Devotees, who wish to participate in Akhand Parayan of Shri Sai Satcharitra, please register your interest by sending an email on info@shirdisai.org.uk. Please note that Shri Sai Satcharitra in English will be used for this purpose, so we need 50 devotees to finish 50 chapters)

09:10 am       Mangal Snan (Holy Bath) of Shri Sai Baba

09:45 am      Shirdi Majhe Pandharpur Aarti  

10:00 am      Stavanmanjari Recitation

12:01 pm      Madhyan Aarti Of Shri Sai Baba

12:30 pm      Maha Prasad Distribution begins

06:00 pm      Dhoop Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

06:30 pm      Maha Prasad distribution continues

 

Tuesday 08th Oct 2019 (BABA'S PUNYATITHI-Main Day) :

12:00 am       Shri Sai Satcharitra Akhand Parayan ends

(This is estimated time as per past experience. Actual time of completion may vary depending on speed of readers.)

12:05 am       Pothi (Shri Sai Satcharitra) Palkhi procession

12:30 am       Rudra Abhishek Pooja

02:00 am       Shri Sai Maha Mantra dhoon chanting

06:00 am       Mangal Snan (Holy Bath) of Shri Sai Baba

07:00 am       Shirdi Majhe Pandharpur Aarti

08:30 am       Bhiksha Jholi Programme

09:15 am       Aaradhana Vidhi

10:00 am       Flower Samadhi i.e. covering Shri Sai Baba till neck with fresh cut flowers & Petals, (On 16th Oct, 1918 early morning, Baba appeared to Das Ganu at Pandharpur in his dream and said to him “The Masjid collapsed, all the oilmen and grocers of Shirdi teased me a lot, so I leave the place. I therefore came to inform you here, please go there quickly and cover me with ‘Bakkal’ flowers "Plentiful of Flowers" Ref. Shri Sai Satcharitra Marathi, chapter 42 verse 70 and 71; English, page 222, by Govind Raghunath Dabholkar alias "Hemadpant").

12:00 pm       Madhyan Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

01:00 pm       Shirdi Sai Kirtan

04:00 pm       Dahi handi / Gopal Kala.

04:30 pm       Seemollanghan

06:00 pm       Dhoop Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

06:30 pm       Bhajan Sandhya

09:00 pm       Shej Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

10:00 pm       Temple Closes 

MAHA PRASAD (Food) - Will be continuously served from Monday 07th Oct 12:30 pm right through to Tuesday 08th Oct 10:00 pm.

Below is the schedule for Baba’s Punyatithi at Reading:

Monday 07th Oct 2019:

08:00 am     Temple Open

08:45 am     Shirdi Majhe Pandharpur Aarti

09:00 am     Pothi (Shri Sai Satcharitra) Palki procession

09:05am      Shri Sai Satcharitra Akhand Parayan begins (Continuous reading of Shri Sai Satcharitra)

(Devotees who wish to participate in Akhand Parayan of Shri Sai Satcharitra, please register your interest by sending an email on info@shirdisai.org.uk. Please note that Shri Sai Satcharitra in English will be used for this purpose, so we need 50 devotees to finish 50 chapters)

10:00 am     Stavanmanjari Recitation

12:01 pm     Madhyan Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

12:30 pm     Maha Prasad Distibution begins

07:00 pm     Dhoop Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

07:30 pm     Maha Prasad distribution continues

12:00 am     Shri Sai Satcharitra Akhand Parayan ends

(This is estimated time as per past experience. Actual time of completion may vary depending on speed of readers.)

12:05 am     Temple Closes after Pothi (Shri Sai Satcharitra) Palkhi procession

 

Tuesday 08th Oct 2019 (BABA'S PUNYATITHI-Main Day):

08:00 am     Temple Opens

08:45 am     Shirdi Majhe Pandharpur Aarti

09:15 am     Stavanmanjari Recitation

10:00 am     Flower Samadhi i.e. covering Shri Sai Baba till neck with fresh cut flowers & Petals, (On 16th Oct, 1918 early morning, Baba appeared to Das Ganu at Pandharpur in his dream and said to him "The Masjid collapsed, all the oilmen and grocers of Shirdi teased me a lot, so I leave the place. I therefore came to inform you here, please go there quickly and cover me with ‘Bakkal’ flowers "Plentiful of Flowers" Ref. Shri Sai Satcharitra Marathi, chapter 42 verse 70 and 71; English, page 222, by Govind Raghunath Dabholkar alias "Hemadpant").

12:00 pm       Madhyan Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

02:00 pm       Shirdi Sai Kirtan

07:00 pm       Dhoop Aarti of Shri Sai Baba

07:30 pm       Maha Prasad distribution continues

08:00 pm       Flowers will be removed from Baba

09:00 pm       Shirdi Manjhe Pandharpur

09:30 pm       Temple Closes.

Posted On: 03/10/2016 19:09:09