Introduction –Ekadashi Fast and pujan is done to please Lord Vishnu. By doing Ekadashi’s fast and pujan, a persons all worldly and spiritual desires are accomplished and gets Lord Shri hari Vishnu’s abode. There are special rules in Ekadashi fast and pujan, which are to be followed under the guidance and direction of Brahmin or priest. According to Indus Dharma, Ekadashi is of two types versatile and pure. Ekadashi combined with the tenth date of Hindu calender is called as Vidh or versatile Ekadashi. Ekadashi date on the sunrise time and combined with dwadashi, then it is called as Sudh or pure ekadashi. Ekadashi comes two times in a month, Shukla paksha and Krishna paksha. General householders should do Shudhekadashi’s fast is considered auspicious and rewarding.
Why to do Ekadashi fast and pujan – By doing Ekadashi’s fast and pujan Lord blessings special care and blessings are gained. Every ekadashi is considered especially important. Because of which every person depending on his desires can do this fast and pujan. Due to the fast of ekadashi in life, generated hurdles and problems are calmed down, fast if done with considering all the principal rules, fulfils all the desires that’s why ekadashi’s fast and pujan should be done.
Types of Ekadashi fast and Pujan – De facto everyone observes ekadashi fast and pujan in all shukla and krishnapaksh, to attain some specific goal this fast and pujan is performed, but special type of ekadashipujan and mantra chanting, recitation of hymns and homam are done and directed by us.
Benefits of Ekadashi’s fast and pujan
Ekadashi’s fast pujan fulfils all kinds of wishes.
To get the special care and blessings of Lord Vishnu, this fast and pujan is done.
Sadness, poverty, hurdles and problems are discarded off in life.
Spiritual, devotion and salvation are attained in life.
How is the pujan performed
Pujan is done according to the method prescribed by Vedic methods is performed by our Vedic acharyas, which result in getting all the wishes fulfilled of a person.
Vedic Pujan process
1 – Mangalacharan or prayer for success – First of all to begin the pujan all gurus, god – goddesses, family deity, ancestors etc are worshipped which is performed for the well-being.
2 – Sankalp or declaration of purpose – Sankalp is a major part of pujan, by this hosts name, surname or gotra, varna and time etc position are mentioned, pujan’s goal and a person’s wishes are declared and are perfected.
4 – Swastivachan or religious rite – Wish for the well-being, Vedic mantras are pronounced.
5 – GaneshaPujan – For pujan circle and for uninterrupted homam, Lord ganesha’spujan invoking is done, with lord ganesha’s blessings pujan and homam’s full benefit is bestowed on the host.
6 – Kalash Pujan or water pot pujan – In every pujan and homam Kalash pujan has a special importance. Kalash pujan is symbol of completion of happiness and prosperity along-with homam.
7 – Panchangpeethpujan or pujan of five deity pujan – After ganesha’spujanpanchangpujan is performed. In panchangpujanpeeth brahma, Vishnu, Mahesh pujan and mother goddess pujan is done.
8 – Punyahvachan or wishing of auspicious day – Punyahvachan meaning good deed promise. In pujan and homam to get all the benefits, good deed promise prayers are performed for host.
9 – Navgrahpujan – Navgreh meaning nine planets (Sun, Moon, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, Saturn, Rahu, Ketu) are invited, invoked and pujan is done so that bad planetary affects are discarded and good effects of planets are attained via prayer.
10 – Dikpala, lokpala and kshetrapala or guardians, people guardians and place guardians – According to the Vedic tradition 4 direction, 4 sub- directions, sky, hell and place’s deity are invited to for pujan and invocation for non-hindering is done.
11 – Main deity or all prosperous pujan – In this pujan, homam’s main deity is invited, invoked and pujan is done.
12 – Mantra chanting – After pujan, mantra chanting is done.
13 – Homam – To complete the mantra and pujan, 10th part of homam is done by mantra chanting.
14 – Aarti or Ritual or puja – For lord’s happiness aarti ritual is done.
15 – Tarpan and Marjan or saturation and purification – By doing tarpan and marjan, mistakes performed dosha’s by ignorance are silenced off.
16 – Brahman Bhoja or priests food – After the finishing of pujan and homam, priests are invited and food is offered with full devotion and deliverance, this also comes under pujan process to get the good deed affects.
17 – Prasad or food presented to an idol or deity – In the end, to get all the wishes and deeds fulfilled, priests and acharyas provides blessings and prasad is sent.
18 – Video’s Convenience – By video and audio calls, you can get connected to pujan process, full pujan done for you is made available via email and even sent on your WhatsApp number.