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The meaning of Somaskanda

We asked Brahmarishi Mohanji, a dear friend and mentor of Somaskanda Ashram and Skanda Vale, to explain about the meaning of Somaskanda. Find out what He said. The Kailas Nath, Lord Shiva in the form of Dakshina Moorthy, along with Lord Kartikeya, Mother Parvati and loyal companion Nandi, also live [...]

2019-11-13T14:56:36+01:0013 November 2019|

New moon puja

Wednesday, 27 November, 12 pm (noon) On new moon days there is always a special puja to Somaskanda Murti and to Meru, a geometrical structure - a yantra - representing the Divine Mother. In addition, there will be a special puja to our outdoors Lord Ganesh. The rituals start with a havan outside then [...]

2019-11-13T15:03:35+01:0013 November 2019|

Dattatreya Jayanti

11 December, 12 pm (noon) Join the celebration of the birthday of Lord Dattatreya, the incarnation of the three-fold divinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. On that date, it is highly likely that the Heuberge road will be closed for private traffic, so please check the visitor information and inquire about coordinating the booking [...]

2019-11-04T14:48:57+01:0010 November 2019|

Third anniversary of the temple

Last Friday and Saturday we were able to celebrate the third anniversary of Somaskanda Ashram in sunny autumn weather. Many old and new friends made their way up the mountain to join in. We were most delighted to welcome Brahmarishi Mohanji as our guest of honour. The two priests from the temple "Sri Kalpaga [...]

2019-10-17T21:23:01+01:0014 October 2019|


  Fahrbewilligung Parkplatz Heuberge   Abzweigung Höhi  

2019-10-09T20:54:59+01:008 October 2019|

Full moon puja

You are warmly invited to join our special full moon pujas. They are taking place on the Sundays before the full moon. The Pujas start with an outdoor havan and a Kumbum puja to Lord Ganesh residing in front of the temple. The rituals then continue inside the temple in a special mahabishekam to Somaskanda [...]

2019-11-09T12:42:15+01:0026 September 2019|

Visit from Babaji

On 22 July Sadguru Sri Shavavana Baba (Babaji) made a pilgrimage to Somaskanda Ashram. It was a day filled with excitement, joy, devotion and an overwhelming feeling of harmony amongst those present. We all went home with a feeling of deep gratitude and fulfillment. Thank you every one of you for joining in! [...]

2019-09-24T21:25:39+01:0026 July 2019|

Kali procession

Traditionally, in Skanda Vale, during the first weekend of Shiva festival the Kali procession takes place where Mother Kali goes on a journey from the Shakti temple to visit the other temples of the ashram. For the first time we were able to mirror this special festival here in Somaskanda Ashram. Mother Kali left [...]

2019-09-24T21:22:22+01:0012 July 2019|

Temple anniversary

Friday 11 - Saturday 12 October The third anniversary of Somaskanda Ashram will be a very extraordinary event. For two days there will be many havans, Kumbapujas and other festivities. We are very happy to welcome Brahmarishi Mohanji as our guest of honour. The Swamis from Somaskanda and Skanda Vale will lead us through [...]

2019-09-23T20:27:54+01:0028 May 2019|