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Temple anniversary

Saturday 8 - Sunday 9 October Join us for celebrating the sixth anniversary of Somaskanda Ashram. There will be two days filled with havans and kumbapujas. We look forward to seeing you! Programme Saturday: 12 pm (noon) - 6 pm Sunday: 12 pm (noon) - 6 pm The celebrations will start on Saturday at noon [...]

2022-09-22T15:39:22+02:0026 September 2022|

Navaratri

New moon & festival start: 26 September, 12 pm (noon) Navaratri: 26 September - 4 October, daily 7 pm Dassera: 5 October, 7 pm Join us in worshipping the Divine Mother in her various forms. The festival starts on 26 September at 12 'o clock noon with the new moon havan and a kumbabishekum [...]

2022-09-26T09:10:54+02:0026 September 2022|

Ganapati Deva

Enjoy this music video praising Lord Ganesh. Music, lyrics and images were all produced by devotees of Skanda Vale and Somaskanda Ashram. Jai Jai Jai Gaṇapati Deva Gajānana Gaṇapati Deva Oṃkāraṃ Svarūpaṃ Deva Nāda Brahman Deha Deva Saccidānandaṃ Ekatāṃ Brahman Saccidānandaṃ Ekadantam Guṃ Guṃ Guṃ Gaṇapati Jaya [...]

2022-09-19T20:25:37+02:0019 September 2022|

The uniqueness of murthis

This video was recorded in response to the question "How does the experience of chanting to various unique murthis of the same aspect differ?" The answer was given by members of the community during an online satsang held at Skanda Vale and Somaskanda Ashram.

2022-06-14T09:38:45+02:0014 June 2022|

Lord Ganesh

Listen to Guruji's description of Lord Ganesh. Om Gam Ganapataye Namah! The twisted trunk. The single tusk. The fawn-coloured eyes. The potbellied one. The smoke coloured one. The remover of hindrances, the Lord of hordes. The one with the elephant's face... here ends the Holy Purana. When you chant 'Om Gam Ganapataye Namah' [...]

2022-05-31T19:17:25+02:0028 May 2022|

How to remain near your Guru

This video was recorded in response to the question "What made the community members stay through some of Guruji's tough challenging treatment of them in the earlier days?" The answer was given by members of the community during an online satsang held at Skanda Vale and Somaskanda Ashram. [...]

2022-05-19T18:03:27+02:0019 May 2022|

Bhakti yoga & Karma yoga

This video was recorded in response to a question about Bhakti yoga and Karma yoga. The answer was given by members of the community during an online satsang held at Skanda Vale and Somaskanda Ashram.

2022-05-02T16:04:52+02:002 May 2022|

Service and staying positive

Swami explains about the importance and the meaning of selfless service, how it leads to internal silence and helps us maintaining a positive attitude. This Satsang was given by members of the community during an online satsang held at Skanda Vale and Somaskanda Ashram.

2022-04-04T14:45:05+02:004 April 2022|
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