Ugadi Celebrations - Day 2 Morning
Celebrating Telugu New Year, Ugadi, Prasanthi listened to the profound words of Divine Wisdom of Beloved Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba this morning here, in Prasanthi Nilayam. Earlier the morning function began with Veda chanting that was followed by Panchanga Shravanam, Almanac Forecast, by noted Vedic Scholar Sri Kuppa Siva Subrahmanya Avadhani Garu. This new year is named Sri Hevalambi.
It is laid down in the scriptures that listening to Panchanga bestows all-round goodness. Speaking on the benefits of listening to the forecast, the noted scholar, who is currently, Principal, VedaPatashala, TTD, then in detail predicted the forecast for the year, corresponding to different stars.
Bhagawan's exhilarating Divine discourse that followed, played on the public address system, was a treat on the theme 'Enquiring On The Self', also touching upon the intricacies of Ugadi festivity.
Bhajans by the Shivam group next ended with Mangala Arathi at 0940 hrs.