Mahashivarathri is celebrated at Isha Yoga Centre during February/March of each year. The special nature of the day and the night of Mahashivarathri present us with a unique opportunity to make use of the forces of nature for our well-being. Also in the yogic lore this night celebrates the Grace of Shiva, who is considered the Adi Guru or the First Guru, from whom the yogic tradition originates.
Date : February 17
Time : 5:30PM 6AM IST
Place: Velliangiri Foothills, Semmedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
At the celebration grounds, the festivities begin with chanting by Isha Brahmacharies of Nirvana Shatakam a chant written by Adi Shankracharya over a millennium ago. This is followed by Sadhguru leading the audience through several preparatory spiritual processes.
Guru Pooja, Powerful meditations, Annadhanam
Discourses by Sadhguru
Question and Answers with the Master
Live performances by musical artists of international repute, interspersed with colourful cultural presentations and Ishas own home-grown band, Sounds of Isha, mark the night long celebration.