Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Gnana Bodha Sabha, Bengaluru organized a wonderful Hanuman Chalisa Parayana Maha Yajna in National collage grounds, Bengaluru on 19 February 2017. Over 16,000 devotees sang Hanuman Chalisa nine times. Parama Pujya Sri Ganapathy Sachchidnanada Swamiji led the chanting. The grandly decorated stage with a beautiful Hanuman Murti, large scale photos of Sri Ramachandra, Seetha Mata, Hanuman ji, Hanumans consecrated by Pujya Swamiji in Trinidad, Bengaluru & Mysuru formed the devotional back drop on stage. It was a very beautiful program, Devotees waved Hanuman flags while chanting Hanuman Chalisa. Pujya Sri Swamiji interspresed the chanting with explanation of significance of SIndhoora Archana, Betel leaves decoration, Poorna Phala Samarpana, Vada Maala offreing and butter decoration to Hanuman.
The program started at 10.30 AM with Pujya Swamiji offering Archana and Arati to Hanuman Murti. Sri Datta Vijayananda Teertha Swamiji offered welcome garland to Pujya Swamiji and welcomed Sri Swamiji to the stage. The nine times chanting and discourse of Pujya Swamiji took two hours. Devotees poured in to th evenue as the chanting continued.
After the program, devotees were given Maha Prasadam as the left the venue.
In the evening, dancers from Uma Maheswara Natya Mandali, Mysurue performed a dance ballet in Karya Siddhi Mantapa in SGS Ashrama, Girinagar, Bengaluru. The dance ballet was based on Hanuman Chalisa.