Invoking Ganesh As in almost all Hindu Vedic rituals, we begin our work by invoking Ganesh, asking for His blessings that we may complete this auspicious sacrifice and have a happy life, and to remove all […]
In the Chandika Invocation, we perform two complete recitations of the Durga Saptashati, which are recited all over India during Navratri. We follow that with the homa or havan, a vedic fire sacrifice, to each of the Nine Mother Goddesses.
During a recent retreat at Baba Rampuri’s dhuni, he tells the story of the birth of Guru Dattatreya and the Stri Shakti (Feminine Divine) of his mother, Anusuya Devi. Guru Dattatreya is known as the guru […]