When to do Namakarana, Naming Ceremony (Cradle Ceremony)

Naming Ceremony in Hinduism

When to do Namakarana, Naming Ceremony (Cradle Ceremony)? Namakarana is the naming ceremony celebrated for the new-born baby within 5 months time after the baby’s birth. What are the best days for Namakarana samskara? On 11, 21, 29 days or in odd month after the baby birth, the naming ceremony should be celebrated. If a […]

Punyahavachanam Puja Items List

Punyahavachanam Puja Item List, list of material needed for Punyahavachanam Puja is listed here. Here is the list of items for Punyahavachanam Puja Turmeric powder ¼ lb. 1 packet Sandalwood paste/powder 1 packet Camphor 1 packet Incense Sticks 1 packet Flowers plenty Fruits 6 Bananas & other fruit Coconuts 2 Rice 2 lbs. Betel leaves & […]

Naamakarana Pooja Items List (Material for Naming Ceremony)

Naamakarana Pooja Items List, list of material needed for Namakaran (Naming ceremony). Namakaran is performed on 21st day, 29th day, in 3rd month or 5th month of baby’s birth. Turmeric powder 100 grams kumkum 1 packet sandal powder 1 box incense (agarbatti) sticks 1 packet champhor/karpuram 1 packet beetle leafs 10 beetle nuts 100 grams […]

Bhumi Puja Items List (Material for Bhumi Pooja)

Bhumi Puja Items List, items or material needed for Bhumi Pujan is listed here. Bhumi Pooja is a celebration of starting the construction of a building (house / any business construction / temple). Turmeric powder 100 grams Kumkum (red sindoor) 100 grams sandal powder 1 box incense (agarbatti) sticks 1 packet champhor/karpuram 1 packet beetle […]

Rudrabhishekam Pooja Items List

Rudrabhishekam Pooja Items List – the list of material needed for Rudrabhishekam pooja is given here. Rudrabhishekam is one of the main Shiva Pooja procedures. Here is the list of items needed for Rudrabhishekam Pooja… milk – 2 litres yogurt – 250 gms ghee – 250 gms honey – 200 gms sugar – 250 grams coconuts – 2 to 5 vibhooti […]

Shashti Poorthi Pooja Items List

Shashti Poorthi Pooja Items List – the list of material needed for Shashti Poorthi is given here. Shashti Poorthi (Shasti Aptha Poorthi) is a ceremony of celebrating the 60th birthday of an individual. Here is the list of items needed for Shashti Poorthi Pooja…  Turmeric powder 1 packet kumkuma – 1 packet Sandalwood paste/powder 1 packet Camphor 1 packet […]

Seemantham Pooja Items List (Godhbharai, Valakaappu)

Seemantham Pooja Items List – the list of material needed for seemantham pooja is given here. Seemantham (Godhbharai, Valakaappu) is a ceremony which is also known as ‘Baby Shower’. Here is the list of items needed for Seemantham ceremony Pooja…  Turmeric powder – 250 gms Kumkuma – 250 gms Sandalwood paste/powder – 1 packet Camphor – 1 […]

Marriage Ceremony Pooja Items List

Marriage Ceremony Pooja Items List is given here. Marriage (Wedding – Vivah) is a ceremony which marks the beginning of couple’s life. Ganesha Poojan (Ganapathi Pooja), Gauri Puja, Ishtadevata Pooja are observed during Marriage ceremony. Here is the list of items needed for Marriage ceremony Pooja…  turmeric powder – 200 grams kumkum – 200 grams sandal […]

Gruha Pravesham Puja Item List (House Warming Ceremony)

Gruha Pravesham Puja Item List – the list of material needed for Gruhapravesham pooja is given here. Gruha Pravesham is the ceremony to celebrate the new house warming. Griha Pravesham is celebrated with utmost gusto in traditional Hindu families. The list of items needed for Gruha Pravesham Pooja…. God Picture as many as desired (the combined picture which […]

Keshakhandana Pooja Items List

Keshakhandana Pooja Items List, material needed for Keshakandan Pooja is given here.. Keshakhandana is the ceremony which marks the first hair cut of the baby. Keshakhandana also needs to be done in proper procedure amidst the Veda Mantras, etc. Here is the list of puja items needed for Keshakhandana… turmeric powder – 100 grams kumkum […]

Annapraasana Pooja Items List

Annapraasana Pooja Items List – the list of material needed for Annaprasana Pooja is given here. Annapraasana is the ceremony to mark the First Time Feeding to baby. Annaprasana is celebrated with utmost gusto in traditional Hindu families. The list of items needed for Annaprasana Pooja…. turmeric powder – 100 grams kumkum – 1 packet sandal […]