Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Aarti and Darshan Timings

Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Aarti - Darshan Timings

4:30 a.m - Dwarkamai, Gurusthan, Chavadi open

5:00 a.m - Mandir opens, Bhupali and Abhishekam at Gurusthan

5:15 a.m - Kakad (morning) Arati, Naivedyam of butter and sugar to Baba in Samadhi Mandir, Oil offered to the lamps in Dwarkamai

5:40 a.m - Bhajan in Saibaba Mandir

6:00 a.m - Mangal Snaan (washing) of Statue and Samadhi in Samadhi Mandir

7:00 a.m - Darshan begins in Samadhi Mandir

9:00 a.m - Naivedyam in Samadhi Mandir and Dwarkamai

8:00 - 10:30 a.m - Satyanarayana Pooja

11:30 a.m - Dhuni Pooja with rice and ghee in Dwarkamai

12:00 p.m - Mid day Arati

12:30 p.m - Naivedyam in Samadhi Mandir, Dwarkamai and Gurusthan

4:00 p.m - Pothi (Devotional reading/Study) in Samadhi Mandir Sunset: Dhoop (evening) Arati

6:30 p.m - Naivedyam in Samadhi Mandir, Dwarkamai and Gurusthan

8:00 - 9:00 p.m - Devotional Songs in Samadhi Mandir

9:00 p.m - Chavadi and Gurusthan close

9:30 p.m - In Dwarkamai water is given to Baba, a mosquito net is hung and the hanging lamp is lit

9:45 p.m - : Dwarkamai closes

10:00 p.m - Shej (night) Arati, after this , a shawl is wrapped around the statue in the Samadhi Mandir, a Rudraksha mala is put around baba's neck, Mosquito net is hung, and a glass of water kept there

10:45 p.m - Samadhi Mandir closes after night Aarti