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Weekly program on Sundays
The details for the Sunday's program will be updated by every Thursday morning. Kindly check every week. Last Update:  Thursday Nov 07, 10:30 AM ET
Next Update: Thursday Nov 30, 5:00 AM ET
Weekly Program
Day Program





Nov.19th
Swami's 92nd Birthday Program
Nov.26th
No Program
 



Veda Practice will be from 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM on Regular Bhajan Sundays

Center Events Calendar
 
Please click here for the latest Center Events Calendar


SSE Calendar


Please click here for the SSE Calendar for 2015-2016

Study Circle

To listen to Swami's discourses (Summer Showers 1984) on Bhagavad Gita, please click here.

Study Circle for the upcoming weeks would be surrounding the topics of Love and Selfless Service. Let us all strive towards the goal of learning Swami's two key messages more deeply so that at the end each one of us would have more significantly transformed ourselves.

The next few weeks SC will be based on the Gita Vahini. Link below:

http://www.sssbpt.info/vahinis/Gita/GitaVahiniInteractive.pdf

Please also go through the below materials which would be discussed in our sessions.

http://sathyasai.org/world-conference-2015/StudyGuide-Love.pdf

http://sathyasai.org/world-conference-2015/StudyGuide-SelflessService.pdf

Please see below the links to watch the videos of Dr. Srikanth Sola's talks on Self realization

"Wake up, wake up, wake up!" - Dr.Srikanth Sola speaks at a Silent Retreat of Region 1

"Beyond Freedom" By Dr Srikanth Sola & Smt Shivani Sola, a Sadhana Camp at Dharmakshetra, Mumbai

Please click on below the links to download the audio files of the RadioSai program "Service in the name of Sai - Conversation with Sri Hari Shankar Bhat"

PART 1 PART 2 PART 3 PART 4 PART 5

Healing Prayers

Healing prayer forms will be collected at the information desk every Bhajan day.

Library and Membership

The library will be open on every SSE Bhajan week . The children books and the audio video will be alternated.  If you have not yet registered as a member, please stop at the information desk to fill out the center member registration form.


Announcements for this week



Beloved Bhagawan's 92nd Birthday Celebrations - Sunday November 19th

Sairam,

By offering our loving salutations at the Divine Lotus Feet of our beloved Bhagawan, with love and gratitude, we invite you to our Lord's 92nd Birthday celebrations at the Sathya Sai Center of Bridgewater, New Jersey.

We will be celebrating by offering a SSE Play, Sai Symphony and Devotional Program at Bhagawan's Divine Lotus Feet.

Sunday, November 19th, 2017
1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
(Dinner Prasadam @ 6:30 PM)

At: 
Temple Beth-El 
67 US Highway 206
Hillsborough, NJ - 08844

Please see the schedule and details in the flyer


Global Akhanda Bhajans Nov 11-12

Sairam,

All members are invited to join the Global Akhand Bhajan program which will be happening on Nov 11-12 at the Churchill Jr. high school at East Brunswick. 

Please see the flyer for more details

If you have questions, please contact the Devotion wing at devotion@bridgetosai.org.

SSE Bhajan Submission

Sairam,

Please submit your bhajan choices for SSE Bhajan day. Participants will be from Groups 1 to 4. There will be practice session at the center on Sunday at 3:00 pm. 

SSE children are requested to practice their bhajans before coming to the Center.

Please click here to fill out the Bhajan form with three choices of your Bhajans. At least one of your choices should be an English Bhajan.


Weekly Sandwich Seva - Volunteer Sign up

With Swami's Grace, we have commenced this year's Sandwich Seva and pray that it goes well.

Sandwiches will be collected during our weekly (Sunday) meetings at the Center.

Signup link is below:

http://goo.gl/forms/Z5PWFbS9uk



Bread of life Seva - Dates and Location

Sairam,

Please note that we have our regular Bread of life Seva on the following dates:

Second Saturday of the month

In 2017, the dates are October 14th, November 11th, December 9th

Timings 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Location for October 14th

111 Moran Street, Newton, NJ

Starting from November it is going to be at:

Christ Episcopal Church, 62 Main Street, Newton (Corner of Main St.(Rt.206) and Church st.)

Narayana Seva at Elijah's Promise

Please note that we have our regular Narayana Seva at the Elijahs Promise Kitchen in New Brunswick on the following dates:

Saturdays
2/25/2017
4/22/2017
6/24/2017
8/26/2017
10/28/2017

We need 10 volunteers for this Seva. If you are interested in participating, please contact Bro.Kamal. Details are below:

Activity

Narayana Seva

When

9:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Where

Elijahs Promise Kitchen
Address: 18 Neilson Street New Brunswick NJ 08901

Description

Few hundred people are served lunch / dinner.

Food will be cooked by volunteers at the premises

How to get there (Please click here for map and directions)

From 18 North: (Exit 9 on NJ Turnpike)

Pass route 1 and go for about 1 mile passing a traffic light. 

Make jug handle left on Commercial ave.

Make right at the next traffic light onto Carman street.

Go to the end of the street and at the Stop sign, make right onto Neilson st.

The kitchen is on the right at 18, Neilson Street.

Questions? Contact

 Service Coordinator Kamal Gajjar


Narayana Seva at Plainfield Park Hotel

Please note that we have our regular Narayana Seva at the Plainfield Park Hotel in New Brunswick on the following dates:

Saturdays
1/28/2017
3/25/2017
5/20/2017
7/22/2017
9/23/2017

If you are interested in participating, please contact Bro.Kamal. Details are below:

Activity

Narayana Seva

When

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Where

Park Hotel, 123 W 7th St, Plainfield, NJ - 07060 

Description

Few hundred people are served lunch
 

How to get there (Please click here for map and directions)

Questions? Contact

 Service Coordinator Kamal Gajjar


Narayana Seva at SHIP

Please note that we have our Narayana Seva at SHIP on the following dates:

5th Mondays in 2017

1/30/17
7/31/17
10/30/17

3rd Tuesdays in 2017

1/17/17
2/21/17
3/21/17
4/18/17
516/17
6/20/17
7/18/17
8/15/17
9/19/17
10/17/17
11/21/17
12/19/17

SHIP Seva- Jun/July/Aug

Location: Tic Tac Grove at 87 East High Street Somerville, NJ 08876

SHIP Seva - Sep through Dec

Location: United Methodist Church at 100 West Main St in Somerville, NJ

Other Activities for this Sunday's Program
  1. Seva (Service) Program: If you would like to bring cooked pasta, juice boxes etc. for the needy, please click here for more information. If you would like to bring new or lightly used clothing for our clothing donation program, kindly bring them to the center while you come to the Sunday program.
     

  2. Information Desk: New members can obtain information about the center at our information desk. New members should also register at the information desk. Please click here for more information regarding registration.
     

  3. Library: Our center library also operates during the regular center program. Members can borrow and return books, CDs or DVDs during this time. We have an exciting collection of Sai Literature, Children's books, Audio CDs and DVDs. Please click here for more information.

Important Links:

Program Overview

Bhajan Resources

Prayers/Mantras

Food Donation

Clothing Donation

Bhajan Guidelines

Hall Protocol
Bhajan Offering

If it is your family's turn to offer the Bhajans for this week, please click here to get the details. Volunteering

We need volunteers for help with setting up the Bhajan hall, sound system, Altar, ensure discipline, various arrangements etc. If you would like to volunteer, please make sure that you arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of our weekly program.

Weekly Namasmarana

Please do not forget to perform our weekly Namasmarana on every Friday at 9:00 PM. Please click here for more details.

Center Hall Protocol

Strict discipline needs to be followed during center activities. Members are expected to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate in upholding the guiding spiritual principles of Sai Organization.

  1. Members are required to wear modest clothing. Men are requested to wear whites (not a requirement). Women should wear decent "unrevealing" clothing. Suggested clothing for women is light colored saris or salvar. No transparent, tight fitting clothing should be worn. Women should cover shoulders with a shawl.
     
  2. Members should follow these guidelines during Bhajans.
     
  3. Please check here for general guidelines that members should follow.
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