Durga Poojan & Hawan

 

Instructions

  • Fasting is preferred.  The Poojan to be done while facing East, North-East or North.

  • No leather wallet, belt or leather wrist watch should be worn.

  • Quietness is preferred, please keep all cellphones switched off or on vibration mode.

  • Poojan will be performed facing E, N or NE (Whichever direction that we get)

  • There will be a Hawan (Fire Sacrifice) and there may be little smoke so please either have the cross ventilation from doors & windows or remove the fire-smoke detector battery temporarily.

  • Entire Poojan/Hawan will go for about 3/3+ hours approximately.

 

List of Items (Please contact if any of the items cannot be found)

  • 2 Bajoth (Chauki), 2 Copper Kalash, Red silk or Velvet clothe (2’ x 4’)

  • 3 Steel dish, 6 small steel bowls, 2 steel spoons, one bigger Steel Bowl to remove extra water

  • 15 Sopari (betelnut), 12 Nagarvel (Paan) leaves, 1 Lb. Rice, ½ Lb. whole wheat

  • Abil-Gulal-Kumkum-Chandan-Haldi-Sindoor, Nadachhadi (Moli or Kalawa), 1 Janoi

  • Water, Panchamrut, Ghee-Gud, 5 Fruits, Dry Fruit Prasad, 1 Coconuts

  • Akhand Deep (Diya), 2 Deep, Aarti (5 Deep), Incense sticks, Karpur, Match Box, Ghee for Diya

  • Ganesh-Shiv-Surya-Ambika-Laxmi-Narayan Idols (The performing Pandit can take care of this line item if you don’t have any of these)

  • Loose Flowers, Few Tulsi leaves, Durwa grass, Banana leaves

  • Clothe Napkin, Paper Napkins

  • 3 Dollar bills, 8 Quarter coins,

 

Sequence

  • Beginning

  • Panchayatan Poojan

  • Ganesh Poojan

  • Punyahvaachan

  • Durga Poojan

  • 108 Names of Bhagwati Ma Durga

  • Navgraha Poojan

  • Panch-Gavya Karan, Kund Poojan & Agni Poojan

  • Hawan

  • Purn-Aahuti

  • Thal, Aarti

  • Conclusion

 

 

 

 

Dakshina (Donation) charges for Durga Poojan & Hawan will be $351.00.