Tonight is the very special night where we perform the Saraswati Puja!
This is one of Shree Maa’s special salad recipes, which she likes to serve as a fresh compliment to cooked meals.
With grated daikon, carrot, and subtle spices, this dish is pleasing to the palate and very healthy! …read more
Please note: This video was recorded in the year 2013. As such, the dates and times that Swamiji quotes will not be applicable in later years. However, his suggestions on worship practices are timeless. Please refer to the Devi Mandir Events Calendar for times and dates of specific events. Navaratri is a time to worship […]
Pitta is a dessert preparation of thin pancakes with a sweet coconut filling. Shree Maa makes these delightful delicacies for special pujas and festivals, and they are beloved of deities and devotees alike!
This a simple preparation of soaked mung beans, bananas, and coconut. Make it as a devotional offering to enhance your relationship with the Divine Soul within.
This is a simple recipe for poha (flat rice) with potatoes. It is a sattvic dish that is very nourishing and soothing to the system – especially when prepared with mantra, love, and devotion.
These are special offerings that you can make to Mother Saraswati. Many of the items, such as flat rice, kheer, and milk, are pure white in color, just like Mother Saraswati.
On the fifth day of the bright fortnight of Magh we celebrate our annual Sarasvatī Pūjā. On this day, Swamiji establishes a pot for Mother Sarasvatī and we perform a group pūjā with many special offerings. All of the flowers and offerings for Mother Sarasvatī are typically white, and Mother Sarasvatī Herself shines brilliantly in sparkling […]
The fifth day of each bright and dark fortnight considered very auspicious for the worship of Mother Sarasvatī. On these days we can use the Cosmic Puja book and/or the Saraswati Puja book for children to worship Mother Sarasvatī
This compilation of Shree Maa’s singing is intoxicating and wonderfully memorable. It includes original Shree Maa songs such as Jaya Kali Bhavani Maa, Jago Jago Maa with wonderful musical accompaniment by devotees.
These songs are Divine rivers of sound that arrest the wandering mind and bring it to rest in devotion at the feet of our beautiful Divine Mother.
Saraswati bestows the boon of All Pervading Knowledge on sincere devotees. She is worshiped by students who long for progress in their studies, and she presides over music, art, philosophy, literature and creativity.
Saraswati Puja is excellent for the whole family and will play an important role in practicing holistic spirituaity.
Listen to the audio:
Mantras from the Saraswati Kavacham: Full text and Roman transliteration of the Saraswati Kavacham from the Devi Bhagavatam is available for download in PDF format here: Saraswati Kavacham