Ganesha Chaturthi Celebration and Puja
Friday, Sep 6, 2024
4160 SE Division St.
With Shambhavi Sarasvati
Come celebrate the appearing of Lord Ganesha—the Lord of Obstacles, Lord of the Threshold, and Protector of All—in our human realm!
- Learn about the history of Ganesha Chaturthi and about the Ganapatyas, one of the most ancient Tantrik sects
- Hear and tell stories of this multi-faceted deity
- Enjoy Ganesha’s food, dance, and kirtan!
- Decorate your own clay Ganesha!
- Participate in a traditional puja to Lord Ganesha
All are welcome.
HOW TO ATTEND Ganesha Chaturthi Celebration and Puja
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About the teacher
Shambhavi emphasizes the more explicitly devotional teachings and practices of Trika Shaivism and Dzogchen and direct knowing through encounters with the wisdom of the heart. She is also known for making complex teachings about the nature of the self and reality understandable, practical, and always relatable to everyday experience. Her teachings are grounded in her more than thirty-five years of daily personal practice and personal retreats.
“Generosity is a fountain of living light at the heart of creation. Having opened your heart and recognized its identity with the heart of the divine, you want to be here giving and giving throughout your natural lifetime. This is the essence of realization.” ~Shambhavi
You can read more about Shambhavi’s background, training and publications here.