Krishna Chaturthi  -  Masa Sivaratri 


​     Masa Sivaratri  represents convergence of Shiva and Shakti.  Each month, Chaturdashi Tithi during Krishna Paksha is known as Masa Shivaratri.


Masa Sivaratri in month of Magha is known as Maha Shivaratri.  


     In the midnight of Maha Sivaratri, Lord Siva was appeared in form of Linga. Siva Linga was first worshipped by Lord Vishnu and Lord Brahma. Hence Maha Sivaratri is known as birthday of Lord Shiva and devotees worship Siva Linga during Sivaratri.  It is auspicious to perform monthly 360 Sivalinga abhishekam,  after  11 months 12th in the month of Magha is MAHA SIVARATRI it is called Sivaratri Vratam .


     According to scriptures even Goddess Lakshmi, Indrani, Saraswati, Gayatri, Savitri, Sita, Parvati, Rati observed Sivaratri vratam and fast.

​​Daily Arathi Timings :

Morning  (Kakad Aarati) -  9:00 am          Night  (Sej Aarati) - Mon, Tue,Wed, Fri,Sun- 7.00 pm
Noon  (Madhyan Aarati) -  12:00 noon                                          Thursday / Saturday - 8.00 pm
Evening  (Dhoop Aarati) -    5:30 pm          

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Pujas and homams continued by priests on sponsor's behalf.  Vibhuti prasadam by mail.  Annadanam also continued.  Thank you for your continued support.  Sai ram.

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Masa Sivaratri


Masa Sivaratri  Full Sponsorship - $108           


10.00 am  360 Sivalinga Abhishekam   $54


11.00 am  Sri  Sai Rudra Homam         $54


                 Siva Archana                         $18


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Rudra Trisati  - $36


Siva Sahasranamam -$21


Jyothi Arati - $27 



Month                Date                    Day

April                   20                     Monday
May                    20                     Wednesday
June                   19                      Friday
July                    19                     Sunday
August               17                     Monday
September         15                     Tuesday
October             15                     Thursday
November         13                     Friday
December         13                     Sunday
January            11                     Monday
February           9                     Tuesday
March              11                     Thursday