Pooja / Vratham
Abhishekam is the process of bathing the deity. milk, yoghurt, ghee, honey and sugar represent the five elements respectively – water, earth, fire, air and ether. A mixture containing all of these five called (Panchamrutham) is a poured over the deity while the initially five have been offered. various Sanskrit mantras are chanted asking the deity to accept these items. Milk is the symbol of purity, Yoghurt is the symbol of love. Ghee gives nourishment, Honey gives strength and Sugar- sweetness. By doing this it purifies the five elements, five senses and Earth’s atmosphere. Our ego will evaporate as we perform prayers to God
Education is important to all when the mind of the child is ready to receive education, aksharabhayasam is done. This function is the child’s first introduction to the world of reading and writing. Goddess Saraswati Pooja is done invoking her blessings on all learning.
Annaprasanam means feeding rice for the first time and is done after the ‘Namakaranam’ ceremony, For boys, it is held on even months like 6,8 or 10th month and for girls, it is held during odd months like 5,7 or 9th month. A child who has to sprout his/her first set of teeth is ideal as it signifies that the little one’s stomach is ready to digest the food. Goddess Annapurna is invoked and worshipped in this Pooja
To get rid of Alakshmi and to be blessed with 8 Lakshmis all happiness in the world you should perform this Ashta Lakshmi Pooja
Bhoomi is the mother of all that exists. She is patience personified. When we want to raise a building or till the land for agriculture, we bring a change in mother earth. We seek permission and forgiveness for our actions that disturb the equilibrium of mother earth. It is very good for this pooja before you start any construction
Choula karma /Mundan is performed during odd month of odd year for example like 1year 3rd month or 5th month. It is a belief that the hairs that the baby is born with, actually carries the undesired traits of the past life. The hairs are thus considered as impure and are the negative impact of the past lives on the future or the current life. So, it is considered necessary that they are shaved
Performing Ganapathy pooja once every year gives prosperity, health and wealth. Any obstacles in any of the plan/ work/Business /action and also to be victorious in his deeds always pray to Lord Ganesha. Ganapathi pooja can be performed to please Kethu
Ma Goddess Gowri (Gauri), the mother of Ganesha and wife of Shiva, is worshipped throughout India for her ability to bestow upon her devotee’s courage and power. Hindu belief has it that Goddess Gowri is the very incarnation of Aadhi Shakthi Mahamaya. She is the Shakthi of Lord Shiva. It is believed that on Thadige, or the third day of the month of Bhadrapada, Goddess Gowri comes home as any married woman comes to her parents’ house. The next day Lord Ganesha, her son, comes as if to take her back to Kailasa. so you do Gowri pooja on the previous day and Ganapathi pooja on the Chaturthi day
Doing Hanuman pooja will protect from the ill effect of Lord Shani.and make you to take right decation and be happy
Kedarashwara vratam, familiarly known as Deepavali (Diwali), Kedara vratam was performed by Parvathi to become a part of Lord Shiva (Arthanareeswara) originally. It is one such penance which grants all one’s wishes. This vratam can be performed by people of all varnas, equally. Anyone who performed this vratam 21 times will attain all possible worldly riches and attain deliverance at the end.
Lakshmi Narayan pooja is performed for prosperity, material abundance, good luck, harmony and spiritual prosperity. To remove troubles that prevent us from starting a spiritual path or business. Laxmi is the goddess of wealth and the consort of Lord Vishnu. Lakshmi is the Hindu Goddess who governs all form of wealth and success and the paths, means and results of all forms of prosperity. As the Consort of Lord Vishnu, who is the god of preservation, Lakshmi Devi is the goddess of wealth and beauty. Sri Lakshmi embodies sublime beauty, siddhi, peace, strength, balance, auspiciousness, opulence and wisdom. Laxmi Narayana Homam refers to special kind addressing to Laxmi (goddess of wealth) and to Narayana (god of prosperity) together.
Whether you seek wealth, prosperity and success in material life or health, happiness and progress in spiritual life, Lakshmi Narayana pooja
a highly beneficial and effective Vedic ritual, is a powerful boon to realise all the desired goals of your life.
Namkaranam is one of the most important rituals of the 16 Hindu ‘samskaras’. Traditionally, the Namkaranam ceremony is conducted after the ‘Jatakarma’ samskaram, which is performed at the time of the birth of the child. Strictly speaking, the naming ceremony should be held 11 days after birth-immediately preceding the ‘Sutika’ or ‘Shuddhikaran’ period, However, the 11th day is not fixed and can be decided by the parents based on priest advice, and can extend even up to the baby’s first birthday.
Navagrahas means nine planets which cause severe impacts in a person’s life. According to Vedic astrology, they play a key role in determining future life. It is believed that offering pujas and worships to navagrahas will lead to several benefits. Navagraha pooja is mainly meant for reducing the malefic effects of planets effectively. This pooja is a suitable one for pacifying the planets when they move from one place to another.
Pooja is performed before starting work in the new office. In any building or place, many energies reside (both positive and negative). One invokes the blessings of God before entering the workplace to negate the influence of negative energies and bring in peace and harmony.
PunyahaVaachanam is a ritual to purify things. In this, there are prayers in praise of Lord Varuna, the god of water(rain) and Sudarshana. Then the holy water is sprinkled reciting mantras which purify things. This signifies purification and it is performed in almost all the rituals at all the places.
Rudrabhishekam Pooja: Lord Shiva is worshipped in His Rudra form, is hailed by all Vedic scriptures as one of the greatest Poojas to remove all evils, to attain all desires and for all-round prosperity. One can perform the Rudrabhishekham of SHIVA LINGAM in the temple or within your house.
Shirdi Sai Baba was an Indian spiritual master who was regarded by his devotees as a saint, fakir, and satguru, according to their individual proclivities and beliefs. He stressed the importance of surrender to the true Satguru or Murshid, who, having trod the path to divine consciousness, will lead the disciple through the jungle of spiritual training.
Sai Baba is worshipped by people around the world. He had no love for perishable things and his sole concern was the realization of the self. He taught a moral code of love, forgiveness, helping others, charity, contentment, inner peace, and devotion to God and guru. He gave no distinction based on religion or caste. Sai Baba’s teaching combined elements of Hinduism and Islam. One of his well-known epigrams, “Sabka Malik Ek” (“One God governs all”), He also said, “Trust in me and your prayer shall be answered”.
Sankastahara Chaturthi is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Ganesha. This day is observed in every Hindu calendar month on the fourth day of Krishna Paksha after the Poornima. If this Chaturthi falls on a Tuesday it is called Angaraki Sankastahara Chaturthi. and is considered highly important among all Sankashti Chaturthi days. Observing the is believed to reduce your problems as Lord Ganesha symbolizes the removal of all obstacles and supreme lord of intelligence.
The Lord Sathyanarayanas grace is described in a Hindu mythological book called Skanda Purana. He is another form of Lord Vishnu and has four hands like Lord Vishnu, however, his fourth hand does not hold a lotus rather it is extended upward to bless people. The worship is performed usually on a Poornima (full moon day) of the month. The pooja is performed at homes or Temple along with family and friends. after the pooja, the five stories of the Lord Sathyanarayana pooja will be recited this story was once told by Lord Vishnu himself to the sage Narada for the benefit of humankind.
It’s a ceremony to consecrate or bless a new car in the Lord’s name and keep it safe from any mishaps/unfortunate occurrences. and to say it’s a gratitude prayer to the Lord for allowing you to have this car. And when performing these prayers it’s saying to the Lord You are the REAL proprietor of this car and I am using it in Your service.
The Friday before the Full Moon, or Poornima day, of the Month Shravan /Aadi is chosen to perform Varalakshmi Puja. Varalakshmi Vrata is performed by married woman for the well being of all the family members, especially husband, to get progeny etc. It is believed that worshipping Goddess Varalakshmi on this day is equivalent to worshipping Ashtalaksmi – the eight goddesses
Adi (Protector) Lakshmi,
Dhana (Wealth) Lakshmi,
Dhanya (Food and Grains) Lakshmi,
Vijaya (Victory) Lakshmi,
Vidhya (Knowledge) Lakshmi,
Santana (Offsprings) Lakshmi,
Dhairya (Bravery and Strength) Lakshmi,
Soubhagya (Sumangali- Long life of husband) Lakshmi.
The Vedas are considered the highest revelation and authority in Hinduism. The vibration which is generated by the holy sounds is spiritual in nature and counters the dark forces of inert matter in an effort to uplift creation.