Mahalaya is celebrated on the last day of the dark fortnight (Krishnapaksha) in the month of Aswin. It marks the start of the Durga Puja festival. On this day, goddess Durga is believed to descend on Earth, her ‘paternal home’, every year.
Please bring your own "Ashon", if you are planning to do Tarpan and reach out to Soma Dey @ 678 276 5312 if you have questions.
Here is the tentative schedule for Mahalaya:
11:30 AM Puja Starts
1:00 PM Chandipath
1:30 PM Tarpan
1:45 PM Lunch
Date: Saturday, October 6, 2018
Venue: Old Atlanta Park Recreation Center, 810 Nichols Road, Suwanee, GA.
Contact: baga.net/mahalaya2018, https://www.facebook.com/events/275623756497151