Chandra Grahanam-Aug2017

Chandra Grahanam on August 07, 2017 Significance of this Chandra Grahanam:  | Download MP3 Begins : 10:50 PM, Middle: 11:47 PM, Ends 12:44 AM Those born in the the stars Rohini, Hastam, Uttiradam, Thiruvonam, Avittam, Rohini should perform Shanthi ग्रहण पीडा परिहार श्लोक: योसौ वज्रधरो देव: आदित्यानां प्रभुर्मत:। सहस्रनयन: चन्द्र:  ग्रहपीडाम् व्यपोहतु।। க்ரஹண பீடா பரிஹார ஸ்லோகம் யோஸௌ வஜ்ரதரோ தேவ: ஆதித்யானாம் ப்ரபுர்மத: I ஸஹஸ்ர நயனஸ்சந்த்ர:  க்ரஹபீடாம் வ்யபோஹது II Perform Shanthi by offering Rice, Horse Gram, Coconut, Betel leaves, Fruits, Dakshina as Daanam to Vadyar. Tharpana Sankalpam (Timings : To be performed from 11:58 PM)…Read more …

Varalakshmi Vrata Puja Vidhanam – 2017

Varalakshmi Vrata is a festival to propitiate the goddess Lakshmi, the consort of Vishnu, one of the Hindu Trinity. Varalakshmi is one who grants boons (Varam). It is an important pooja performed by married women in most of the southern states of Indi. The Hindu festival going by the name 'Vara Lakshmi Vrata' is celebrated on the Second Friday or the Friday before full moon day - Poornima in the month of Śravaṇā, also called Śawan in Hindi and Aadi in Tamil which corresponds to the English months of July-August Varalakshmi Vrata is performed by…Read more …

Aparokshanubhuti – Discourse by Samavedam Shanmukha Sarma

As part of Sankara Jayanthi Celebrations, Sankara Bhaktha Sabha Trust is happy to invite you all for Discourse in Telugu on Adi Sankara Bhagavatpadacharyal's "Aparokshanubhuti" by Vaagdevi Varaputra, Samanvaya Saraswati Brahma Sri Samavedam Shanmukha Sarma Garu at Vedabhavan from 28.04.2017 to 02.05.2017 from 6:30 P.M. to 8:00 PM All the devotees are requested to attend in large numbers and receive the blessings of Acharyal.Read more …

Sankara Jayanthi Mahotsavam Celebrations – 2017

Sankara Bhaktha Sabha Trust welcomes you all to the 49th year celebrations of Adi Sankara Jayanthi and 124th Jayanthi Celebrations of Kanchi Paramacharyal by the Sabha from 27.04.2017 to 12.05.2017 with Veda Parayanam, Kamkyartha Homams, Maha Rudram and Sata Chandi Yagams. Detailed Programme Brochure can be Downloaded from the below link Sankara Jayanthi 2017 Hara Hara Sankara  Jaya Jaya Sankara  Read more …

Hevilambi/Hemalamba Samvatsara Vishesha Vrata Pujas & Tharpana Sankalpa

Sankara Bhaktha Sabha Trust wishes all the devotees in advance  a very happy and prosperous Tamil New Year - Hevilambi/Hemalamba Samvatsara. May Lord Parameswara and Acharyals shower their everlasting grace and bless us to this new year with all success, good health, wealth and happiness. The Sabha is glad to bring out the Vishesha Panchangam as we do every year for the benefit of all the devotees to mark their calendars with all the Important Vrata Puja Days and also the Sankalpams for the various Vrata Puja's and Tharpana Sankalpams. We hope all the devotees will…Read more …

Annual Day Celebrations of Sri Sankara Gurukula Veda Patasala

Annual Day Celebrations of Sri Sankara Gurukula Veda Patasala is being held on 26th March, 2017. All Devotees, well-wishers and donors are requested to participate. Sri Sankara Gurukula Veda Patasala was started in the Year 1984 with 3 Vidyarthis and its been 33 years now. Around 120 Vidyarthis have already passed out and presently around 130 vidyarthis are studying in the Veda Patasala.  Read more …

Mahasivarathri Celebrations – 2017 at Vedabhavan

MAHASIVARATHRI CELEBRATIONS - 2017 on 24th February, 2017 1st Kalam: Mahanyasa Purvaka Ekadasa Rudrabhishekam From 4.30 to 9.00 p.m. 2nd, 3rd & 4th Kala Rudrabhishekam From 10.00 P.M to 05.00 A.M Next Day UBHAYAM : 1st Kalam Abhishekam Rs. 501/- Other Kalam Abhishekam each Rs. 101/- All the devotees are requested to participate and receive the blessings of Lord Parameswara and Acharya’s AnugrahaRead more …

Ratha Sapthami Snanam and Arghyam

சூரியன் தனது தேரை தெற்கிலிருந்து வட திசையை நோகி திருப்புவதால்  இன்று ரத ஸப்தமி என்று பெயர். இன்று காலையில் ஏழு எருக்க இலைகள் பச்சரிசி, அருகம் புல் மஞ்சள் பொடி பசுஞ்சாணி ஆகியவற்றை தலையில் வைத்துக்கொண்டு கிழக்கு நோக்கி கீழ் கண்ட மந்திரம் சொல்லி ஸ்நானம் செய்வதால் ஏழு பிறவிகளில்  செய்த பாபம்  அகலும். रथसप्तमी स्नान - अर्घ्य मंत्राः सप्त सप्ति प्रिये देवि सप्त लोक प्रदीपिके। सप्त जन्मार्जितं पापं हर सप्तमि सत्वरम्।। 1 यद्यत् सर्वं कृतं पापं मया सप्तसु जन्मसु। तन्मे शोकं च मोहं च माकरी हन्तु सप्तमी।। 2 नौमि सप्तमि देवि त्वां सर्व लोकैक मातरम्। सप्तार्क पत्र स्नानेन मम पापं व्यपोहय।। 3 इति स्नात्वा अर्घ्यं दद्यात् सप्त सप्ति रथ स्थान सप्त लोक प्रदीपक। सप्तम्या सह देव त्वं गृहाणार्घ्यं दिवाकर।। 4 दिवाकराय नमः अर्घ्यं समर्पयामि। ரத ஸப்தமி ஸ்னான அர்க்ய மந்த்ரம். ஸப்த ஸப்தி ப்ரியே தேவி ஸப்த லோகைக தீபிகே ஸப்த ஜன்மார்ஜிதாம் பாபம் ஹரஸப்தமி ஸத்வரம் யத் யத் கர்ம க்ருதம் பாபம் மயா ஸப்தஸு ஜன்மஸு தன்மே ரோகம் சோகம் ச மாகரி ஹந்து ஸப்தமீ நெளமி ஸப்தமி  தேவி த்வாம் ஸப்தலோகைக மாதரம்…Read more …