Banalinga is the famous stone which is well known as an iconic symbol in course of worship is found in the Narmada River. This stone is very popular among Hindus especially among Brahmins as this stone is regarded as the iconic symbol generally based on cultural traditions. The shape of the stone is ellipsoid which is also a smooth item. People believe that stone as a existence mark of God as it is a natural stone.
This is among the rarest stone and among the three stones mentioned in Hindu scripture. Avyakta is another name of this stone which means happiness, so people believe that if they have this stone at their place they will also have happiness at the same time.
Hindus from different community all use to have lingas at their place as they all are the followers of lord Shiva. This Banalinga stone is known as the deity of god Shiva.
According to the worship people use to give flowers and for Banalinga stone Golden shower tree flower, akund flowers, crown flower, Nagalingam flower, and bel leaves as well as Amlaki leaves. If one could manage this stone in his/ her house then he/she feels that no worry can touch him (/her).
Everyone touring in Madhya Pradesh in India likes to visits Narmada River and if you could manage to go there then don’t miss the opportunity to have these Banalingam stone just search that you will surely find on the banks of river or buy one to have in your place. It may also be used as an interior item if you like to do so.