Guide to the Sri Sathya Sai, Sathya Narayana Katha Pooja

1      Sit in your prayer room

 

2      Light a lamp or candle

 

3      Light a stick of incense

 

4      Place some prasad (vibhuthi, fruits

        or sweets) in front of your altar

 

5      Commence the Pooja individually or

         as a group

Pooja Instructions

1    Chant the sacred syllable, “Om” three times

 

2    Recite the Ganesha Prayer

 

3    Recite the Prayer to the Guru

 

4    Read the sacred Sathya Narayana Katha,      

      Chapters 1 to 5

 

5    Recite the Sai Gayatri Mantra three times

 

6    Sing two or three bhajans beginning with

      a Ganesha Bhajan

 

7    Sing the Sarva Dharma Prayer

 

8    Perform the Aarathi

 

9    Chant the Samastha Lokaah Prayer

 

      Distribute vibhuthi prasad while reciting

       the Vibhuthi Prayer

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Note: If you cannot follow all the above instructions, you can read the Sri Sathya Sai, Sathya Narayana Katha, Chapters 1-5.

 

This Katha can be read on Full-Moon Days, Thursdays, or daily.

 

 

Whosoever reads or listens to this sacred, wish-fulfilling Katha with full faith and reverence, showers of grace & blessings will fall upon them, and their prayers will be answered.