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Press Release by Sri Sathya Sai Central Trust

February 17, 2015

Shivarathiri Celebrations - Evening Session

The Night - long vigil of Akhanda Bhajan commenced in Prasanthi Nilayam this evening at 18 00 hrs. The Akhanda Bhajan, singing His glory, will continue till 06 00 hrs tomorrow morning (18 02 2015).


Earlier in the evening, commencing the proceedings, Maha Rudrabhishekam was offered to Saieeswara Lingam.  The Maha Rudrabhishekam consists of 18 types of offering. The offerings included Milk, Curd, Ghee, Honey, Sugar, Fruits, Tender Coconut Water, Flower, Yellow Rice, Sandalwood paste, Vibhuti, Bilwa, Sugarcandy juice, Rudraksha, Darba, Gold, Turmeric and Kumkum etc.,  with each individual offerings bear spiritual religious significance. These 18 offerings are meant to appease the in-dweller within, who is verily Sai Shiva.



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