Significance Of Pooja - Pooja items, its uses and importance
What Is Pooja? Importance Of Pooja in Hinduism
Pooja or Puja is an act of devotional worship, an act of showing reverence to one or more deities that is performed by Hindus.
The devotees makes a spiritual connection with the god by praying, singing hymns, offering certain elements of nature like fruits, flowers, Sweets, Garland of flowers, etc.
Pooja is performed daily by the devotees usually in a Pooja room at their home or in the Temple.
Special Pooja is performed with great joy and enthusiasm on festivals, Lakshmi Pooja on Diwali, Durga Pooja on Dussera, Lord Ganeshas Pooja on Ganesh Chathurthi, etc.
In other cases, puja is held to mark a few lifetime events such as birth of a baby, wedding, house warming or to begin a new venture or journey.
Pooja Samagri, Pooja Items Used :
For all these pooja ceremonies certain Pooja Samagri ( Pooja items ) are used. Pooja Thali to place Flowers, rice, inscense sticks, kum kum, Haldi, Sandalwood paste, Pooja Bell, choupala, etc.
Diyas or oil lamps are used as the source of light and decoration for Pooja. Pooja Baskets to carry pooja essentials to the temple. All these items and more are available Online at Ashtok.
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Pooja thali Set, made up of German Silver that contains one Pooja plate, one aarti diya, one kalash, one spoon, one bell, two sindoor boxes, one oil lamp and two diyas
German Silver is resistant to corrosion and named for its silvery appearance. This Beautiful Pooja Thali set has all the Pooja essentials and it is Ideal to be used during special poojas to offer prayers or on other occasions like rituals, marriages etc.
Pooja plate is made up of Brass sheet engraved with Meenakari work having symbols like Shubh, Labh, Om, Swastik handcrafted on it.
Meenakari work is famous for colored enamels work on a metal object. It is extensively used in Bridal Jewelry as engravings on the ornaments are coated with these Enamels.
Meenakrai Pooja Thali is Ideal to be used during Poojas or specials occasions like Marriages. It can also be used to keep pooja items on it. Varieties in Pooja plates like Copper Pooja Plates, Brass Pooja Plates are also available at Ashtok
3. Brass Aarti Diyas:
Diya or Oil lamp has divine significance in Pooja performing as it symbolises Goodness, Purity, good luck and power. The existence of light means the non- existence of darkness and evil forces.
Diyas Made up of Brass spreads positive energy and creates a peaceful ambience. These diyas not only has spiritual importance but they are also useful for home decor, Pooja room Decoration and temple decoration.
Varieties of Diyas like Kapoor Aarti diya, Ganga Aarti Diya, Kuber Diya, Hanging Diyas are available at ashtok.com
4. Brass Pooja Bell :
The sound of the Brass bell is considered auspicious which welcomes divinity and dispels evil.
Brass bell is often used in pooja or other hindu rituals. It is Handcrafted and Carved intricately with fine details.
The good quality of the Brass material provides protection against easy breakage of the product.
5. Copper Hawan Kund:
Hawan Kund is mainly used in Yajna , grah puja, Marriages ,Birth ceremony, Naming Ceremony and in temples for pooja and other rituals.
Havan kund is a center place of Havan in which the fire is put and all the offerings are made.
In the Fire of Hawan, wood ,dry fruits ,roots ,natural herbs,ghee and other elements are offered which purifies the air in the home.
Choupala is mainly used for storing kumkum/sindoor, haldi in it and it is placed on the Pooja Plate for Performing pooja.
Brass Choupala and German Silver Choupala are available at ashtok.com
7. Kalash for Pooja:
Kalash is a kind of pot which is used in pooja and marriage ceremonies. Holy water is filled in the kalash and is offered to the Lord. Many people perform pooja daily and offer the holy water to the Sun.
In marriages Kalash is used to place a coconut inside it. This represents prosperity and power. The water in the pot represents the life-giving ability of Nature.
8. Brass Sindoor Box:
Brass sindoor box or Kum Kum Box is used for storing Sindoor used duringPoojas or any rituals. This sindoor box is considered sacred during the occasions.Many varieties of Brass Sindoor Boxes are available at ashtok.com
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