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
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
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.