Kartika Masa  Special Puja 2022

   Full sponsorship Kartika Masa: $1116

     Prasadam - Full Sponsors will receive Gold Pendant, Sivalinga & Panchamukha Rudraksha    

6.00 pm ​33 Punnamula Nomu on Kartika Poornima Monday Nov 7th, 2022

Vrata is performed near Tulasi mata, 33 rice flour deepam (diya) are lit and dosa (crepe) are offered.  Vrata katha is narrated and 33 diyas and dosa (crepe)  are given to 5 Sumangalis for deeragha Sowmangalyatvam(long life for husband).

  6.00 pm 33 Punnamula Nomu $54 

  Monday  Nov 7th Kartika POORNIMA 

5.00 pm Sri Satya Narayana Vratam

Kartika Sukla Trayodasi -   Saturday  Nov 6th, 2022 - SANI  PRADOSHAM 

 Krishna  Krishna Trayodasi /Pradosham - Monday Nov 21st, 2022 - SOMA PRADOSHAM


              Kârtika  Poornima Monday Nov 7th, 2022


6.30 pm JWALATORANAM: For welfare of Cows and Calves (Animal welfare): A rope made-up of hay is Hung from two poles with wicks inserted in the rope. Devotees pass under the lighted wicks.

7.00 pm  Jyoti Arati & Jwala Toranam $108 

Kartika Sukla  Chavithi  - Nagula Chavithi  Friday Oct 28th, 2022

Devotees are welcome to offer milk to Naga vigraham in the temple. For fertility, overcoming pregnancy complications, removal of Naga (serpents) and Kuja(Mars) Dosha (inauspiciousness). Offering a  gift of silver serpent is suggested. 

7.00 pm PRAYASCHITHA DEEPAM (365 WICKS) Monday Nov 7th, 2022

Significance: Kartika Poornima, In the evening people light 365 vattula (wicks)  in lord Shiva and lord Vishnu temple.  This signifies If a person lit 365wicks on Kartika Pornima, it is equal to doing puja on every day. People who cannot do puja everyday will light this lamp on Kartika Poornima. 


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Shirdi Sai Saba Temple
Pittsburgh, PA

     Friday Nov 4th, 2022 -  Ksheerabdi Dwadasi

10am  Tulasi Homam; 11am  Tulasi Vivaha  Tulasi Damodara Kalyanam; 6.30pm Tulasi Puja ksheerabdi Dwadasi Vratam

Kārtika Somavāram: Oct31st, 7th, 14th, 21st  Kārtika Sanivāram: Oct 29th, Nov 5th, 12th, 19th 

 Full Sponsorship Abhishekam(9) :$154;     Abhishekam- $36    Siva Archana: $11


Full sponsorship of Rudra Homam(9)-$252 Homam -$54

Prasadam - Full Sponsors will receive Vibhudhi &  Homa Raksha 

Kartika Sukla / Krishna  EKADASI 


 Thursday Nov 3rd - Devutthana Ekadasi;     Saturday Nov 19th - Utpanna EKADASI