Introduction – Navaratri means that nine nights are devoted to Maa Durga. Navaratri is the holy festival of Maa Durga, the nine forms of the mother are worshiped in Navaratri. According to Hindu Dharma, Maa durga in pious Navratri festival comes in some form and discard away our sorrows and fulfils all our desires. Navratri festival comes 4 times in a year, in which two mahanavratri comes in the month of chaitra and shukla paksha and in the month of Ashvini’sshukla paksha and two hidden or guptnaratri in the month of magh’sshukla paksha and in the month of ashadh’sshukla paksha.
Why to do Navratri Pujan – Navratri pujan reflects the nobility of Maa Durga, and killing of mahishasur by Maa and established dharma in universe and for the welfare of humans, maa took 9 incarnations. Navratri pujan was done by Shri Rama to get victory over Lanka and by mother’s blessings Lord Shri Rama got victory, human should with his true faith, devotion, fast and rules should do mother’s pujan and to please mother mantra chanting, homam and charity should be done.
Types of Navratri Pujan – De facto Navratri pujan comes 4 times in an year, in which two of mahanavratri comes in the month of chaitrashukla paksha and in the month of ashvinishukla paksha and two hidden navratri in the month of maghshukla paksha and in the month of ashadhshukla paksha, to attain some goals navratripujan is done, but navratripujan’s timing, ghat sthapna or fixing an Earthen Pot’s timing and mantra chanting, recitation of hymns, homam, charity etc are done and directed by us.
Benefits of Navratri pujan
Navratri pujan fulfils all kinds of wishes.
Navratri pujan is done to get the care and blessings of Mother Durga.
Navratri pujan provides relief from money, wealth related problems, guy/girls delay in marriage and complicated diseases related non auspicious affects are calmed down.
Provider of Spiritual, devotion and salvation 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.