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Ganesha Chaturthi

Ganesha Chaturthi
September 12 2018

Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Eastern

Locations

Matrika House

159 State Street, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME, 04101

Ways to Attend

Oh, Lord Ganesha! Lord of Obstacles and New Beginnings! Maha Yogi and Lord of Kundalini! Protector of All! Dancer, Writer, Musician and Lover of Sweets! Jai Jai Ganesha!

Join Shambhavi Sarasvati and the Jaya Kula community for puja and kirtan on Ganesha Chaturthi – the annual festival of Lord Ganesha.

Ganapati dancingGanesha loves food – particularly sweets! So please bring food offerings, both savory and sweet. Ganesha is particularly fond of the sweet balls called ladoo or modaka. He also likes savory snacks made of poha – flattened dried rice.

PUJA
7-8pm – Shambhavi will give a dharma talk on the meaning of Ganesha Chaturthi and conduct a traditional puja to Ganesha.

KIRTAN
8-9pm – Kirtan to Lord Ganesha.

Kids are welcome! This event is free.

Jai Ganesha!

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