Midrand Hindu Dharma Sabha

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MHDS Announcements


Prem Namaste


Please take note of the following announcements made at Satsang -


1) MHDS Funeral Notice Policy:
MHDS will notify its members of any funeral Notices that they receive. Those that want to make use of the funeral notice system can submit details of the Funeral via the MHDS website. Click Here for more information.

2) MHDS Lamp:
The lamp that is used at Satsang is open to all devotees that attends Satsang to be taken home to be cleaned. The devotee that takes the lamp home will bring the lamp to the next Satsang and will lead the Aarti and closing Pooja offerings.
Q) What do I need to do with the lamp at home?
A) Devotees will be required to wash, clean and dot the lamp for the next Tuesdays Satsang
Q) What do I need to bring?
A) The oil etc is provided by MHDS all that is required is to bring the lamp and Prasad to be offered.
Q) Will I make the offering at Aarti?
A) Yes, the family that brings the lamp for Satsang leads the Aarti and closing Pooja offerings.
Q) Can any family take the lamp home?
A) Yes the lamp can be taken home by any devotee that attends Satsang
More devotees are encouraged to take the lamp home. Please feel free to approach one of the members after Satsang to take the lamp.

3) CSI -
A reminder to all to please send us your suggestions for the beneficiary you would like to nominate for our next CSI.

4) Discourse Topics:
Please send us your suggestions of topics for Discourse's that you would like to hear at Satsang, Topic suggestions can be e mailed to satsang@mhds.co.za

5) Ganesh Chaturti:
Join the Midrand Hindu Dharma Sabha as we observe Shri Ganesh Chaturthi on,
Date: 25 August 2017
Time: 19h00 To 21h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Supper will be served
For more info contact Nalisha 079 511 4171
Trishen 082 337 6511

6) Durga Saptashati:
Date: 24th September 2017
Time: 11h00 - 18h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Durga Pooja, 13 Chapters Durga Hawan, Durga Chalisa, Aarthi and concluding Mantras.
All wishing to participate in the Durga Saptashati please confirm your participation via e-mail to durgapooja@mhds.co.za or by completing the form on our Website by the 18th September 2017.

7) MHDS Bhajan Book Sponsor a Page Campaign:
We are excited to announce that we are busy finalizing the 2nd edition of the MHDS Bhajan book, and have launched a 'Sponsor a Page' campaign, where you can sponsor a page/s with a personalized message which will be printed at the bottom of the page in the new edition of our Bhajan book.
The closing date to Sponsor a page is 10 September 2017.

Sample messages:
Sponsored by Name Surname and family
or
In loving memory of the Late Name Surname

- Cost is R100.00 for a message per page
- Only one message is permitted per page
- You can purchase multiple pages
- Pages will be allocated on first come basis
- Maximum message length is 1 line
- You need to verify your message before submitting, MHDS will not be held liable for errors
- This campaign is open to all, please encourage your families and friends to support the campaign
- Campaign closes on 10 September 2017.

If you would like to sponsor a Page/s - our banking details are as follows:
Account Name : MHDS
Bank : Standard Bank
Branch : Centurion
Branch Code : 012645
Account Number : 134510550
Account Type : Cheque Account
Reference: Your name :BB

Once payment has been done, please email your message as well as proof of payment to satsang@mhds.co.za

8)Navarathri Celebrations:
MHDS lovingly invites you to it's Navarathri celebrations from 21 September 2017 to 29 Septemberber 2017.

Navarathri Opening Pooja
Date: 21 September 2017
Time: 19h00 - 21h00
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Pooja, Hawan, Bhajans, Discourse & Closing Prayers.

Durga Saptashati
Date: Sunday, 24 September 2017
Time: 11h00-18h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Durga Pooja, 13 Chapters Durga Hawan, Durga Chalisa, Aarthi, concluding Mantras & Garba.
Supper to be served

Luxmi Pooja
Date: 25 September 2017
Time: 16h00 - 19h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Lakshmi Pooja, Hawan, Lakshmi Chalisa, Aarthi, concluding Mantras and Garba

Saraswathi Pooja
Date: 27 September 2017
Time: 19h00 - 21h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Saraswathi Pooja, Hawan, Saraswathi Chalisa, Aarthi and concluding Mantras and Garba.

Please take note of the Daily Observance times below:
Date: Thursday, 21 September 2017 (Opening Pooja)
Time: 19h00 - 20h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Pooja, Hawan, Bhajans, Discourse & Closing Prayers.

Date: Friday, 22 September 2017
Time: 19h00 - 20h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Bhajans, Discourse & Closing Prayers.

Date: Saturday, 23 September 2017
Time: 16h00 - 17h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Bhajans, Discourse & Closing Prayers.

Date: Sunday, 24 September 2017
Time: 11h00-18h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Durga Pooja, 13 Chapters Durga Hawan, Durga Chalisa, Aarthi, concluding Mantras & Garba..
Supper to be served

Date: Monday, 25 September 2017 (Luxmi Pooja)
Time: 16h00 - 18h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Pooja Hawan, Chalisa, Aarthi, concluding Mantras & Garba.

Date: Tuesday, 26 September 2017
Time: 19h00-20h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Bhajans, Discourse, & Closing Prayers.

Date: Wednesday, 27 September 2017 (Saraswathi Pooja)
Time: 19h00-21h00
Venue: Sagewood School Hall
Programme: Pooja, Hawan, Chalisa, Aarthi, concluding Mantra & Garba.

Date: Thursday, 28 September 2017
Time: 19h00-20h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Bhajans, Discourse, & Closing Prayers.

Date: Friday, 29 September 2017
Time: 19h00-20h30
Venue: Sagewood School, Prep Block
Programme: Bhajans, Discourse, & Closing Prayers.


Kind Regards
Midrand Hindu Dharma Sabha
www.mhds.co.za



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