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Mariama Offering Puja with Bodhivastu, Sai Maa and Rudi Community

Join us as Bodhivastu, Sai Maa and Rudi communities come together again for our annual group Mariamma offering ceremony at Big Indian, NY.

Mariamma is known for her tangible blessing power. We will come together to perform an elaborate ceremony of multiple offering rinses of Water, Milk, Yogurt, Fruit pulps and Ghee.

The worship and practice of Marimma Lomma Gyonma, often referred to as the 20th Tara of the 21 Taras, brings great good fortune and well-being for all. She is known for controlling contagious diseases and fulfilling all wishes.

Those wishing to attend must communicate by sending an email to:

Those wishing to make substance offerings and support can use the link:

Please write “for Marriamma Puja” in the note space.


Saturday July 20, 2019

Afternoon SET-UP ONLY



Program Times       Description

8:00 am - 8:50 am       Puja set-up, Registration, and seating

8:55 am - 9:00 am       Introduction - (one of the following - Joe, Janet, Mary Sise, Michael)

9:00 am - 9:10 am       Astamungal Prayer

9:10 am - 9:25 am       Tea for Participants

9:25 am - 9:55 am       Continue Ceremony

Purifying smoke offering for Mariamma  -

Lama Instruction words regarding sadana

Commence Mariamma worshiping and offering Sadana

Lama will request Joe to lead Sai Maa Mariamma Mantra                               Mariamma Invocation

                                                OM AIM SHRIM MARIAMMAYE NAMAHA

Joe - guided meditation

9:55 am - 10:00 am     Offer Tea to Mariamma / Public announcements / Well wishings -

Lama gives instructiuon on next section (we are Mariamma ) -

10:00 am - 12:00 am   Commencement of washings (Help from all participants )

                                                1 Water

                                                2 Milk

                                                3 Water

                                                4 Yogurt

                                                5 Water

                                                5 Fruit pulstice

                                                6 Water

                                                7 Ghee

                                                8 Wipe down

11:30 am - 12:00 pm   Mariamma Face Painting

                                    Offering of Flowers to Mariamma

12:00 pm - 2:00pm      Lunch pause

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm       Guided Meditation and Mantra / Final dedication

4:00 pm - Complete     Auspicious rain of Flowers / Mariamma Prasad Distribution

Earlier Event: July 16
Full Moon
Later Event: July 27
Dakini Day