Our annual Events follow the Hindu calendar –  Mahashivarathri, Vasantha Navarathri (Rama Navami),  Sharada Navarathri or Durga Pooja, Diwali, Bhagawan Sathya Sai Baba Birthday celebrations. All events happen at Shivanandam Nivas, Kangra in the divine presence of Sri Shivananda.

Shrikhand Mahadev Yatra: In July every year, the Shrikhand Mahadev Yatra happens. This is a 3-4 days trek to the Shrikhand Mahadev peak at 5227 metres. The Yatra starts at Kangra and follows the path from the Nirmand – Joan village, a trek of 70 kms through mountains, glaciers and the rivers. The Yatra is scheduled in July of every year.

Durga Pooja: Durga Pooja is a very important event in the Shivanandam calendar. Babaji makes the Durga Pooja idols himself every year and the Pooja is conducted in a traditional Bengali way. For enquiries, please contact us through our Reach Us Page.

Event Calendar 2020:

  • Divine Advent Day – 10 Feb
  • Maha Shivarathri celebrations – 21 Feb
  • Rama Navami celebrations on 02 Apr
  • Bhadrinath, Kedarnath Yatra in May
  • Annual Shrikhand Mahadev yatra in July
  • Guru Poornima – 05 Jul
  • Vishwaguru Sri Shivananda’s Birthday – 07 Sep
  • Sharada Navarathri / Durga Pooja – 17 Oct to 25 Oct
  • Diwali – 14 Nov
  • Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba’s 93rd Birthday Celebrations at Sai Mandir : 23 Nov

Previous Year Events:

Apart from the annual festivals and celebrations, the following events took place in the previous years:

Events in 2019:
Feb 2019: Divine Advent Day
Mar, Apr, May 2019: Guru Diksha Days held at Bombay, Bangalore and Chennai
June 2019: Kailash Manasarovar Yatra
July 2019: Twelth holy Shrikhand Mahadev yatra

Events in 2018:
Feb 2018: Divine Advent Day
April, June, Aug 2018: Guru Diksha Days held at Kangra & Chikmangalur
July 2018: Eleventh holy Shrikhand Mahadev yatra

Events in 2017:
July 2017: Tenth holy Shrikhand Mahadev yatra

Events in 2016:
02 & 03 March 2016: Shiv Parvathy Kalyanam at Sai Mandir, Kangra
July 2016: Ninth holy Shrikhand Mahadev yatra

Events in 2015:
July 14, 2015 :  Eigth holy Shrikhand Mahadev yatra

Events in 2014:
June 18, 2014 : Seventh holy Shrikhand Mahadev Yatra