Sathya Sai International Organisation (SSIO) of Australia at the request of members has undertaken the coordination of a pilgrimage to Prashanthi Nilayam, in December 2017. The pilgrimage is to avail the opportunity for as many devotees around Australia to travel to Prashanthi Nilayam to celebrate Christmas in the Abode of Supreme Peace, take part in Service activities, Spiritual Discussions and an offering by our SSE children in Sai Kulwant hall on the 26 December 2017.

The pilgrimage component will comprise of discussion evenings with long-time devotees of Baba residing in Prashanthi Nilayam, devotional singing training, opportunity to assist with the Christmas decorations, join the Christmas choir and service opportunities. In addition we will also arrange for devotees & children to visit various places of significance around Puttaparthi.

The SSE children will offer a skit/play on the 26th December 2017 in Sai Kulwant hall. We have invited SSE teachers and script writers within the SSIO to present scripts for the skit/play. Scripts will be finalised in January and rehearsals will commence in March.

The pilgrimage is open to all members of SSIO. The participation in the SSE skit/play is open to all current SSE students. Kindly note that children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent/parents and those who need assistance to get about also need to be accompanied by someone who is willing to look after them during the pilgrimage.