MahaSivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in honor of Lord Siva. There is a Sivaratri in every luni-solar month of the Hindu calendar, on the month’s 13th night/14th day, but once a year in late winter (February/March, or phalgun) and before the arrival of Summer, marks MahaSivaratri which means “the Great Night of Siva”
Soundarya Lahiri is a powerful divine prayer(stotra) partly revealed and partly composed by Great Universal Master Shri Sankara Bhagavatpada to express the devotion and praise the beauty of Devi Mahatripura Sundari. This stotra is a devotional hymn loaded with beautiful literary orna
Devotees get together on a Friday evening, once a month, to offer collective prayers to Ambal. The prayer session starts with Ganapati Pujai, followed by chanting of Soundarya Lahiri and Kumkum archana with Lalitha Sahasra Namavali. This is then followed by reciting Kanakadhara Stotram and Durga
Monthly Devi Mahatmyam Parayanam for Ambal. Devotees from NJ assemble once a month to chant Devi Mahatmyam (also called as Chandi PaaT) in one sitting as per the paddhati of our esteemed ashram, namely Bhaskara Prakasha Ashram, established in Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai with branches all over the world.