Santana Gopala Homa is conducted as an ode to infant Gopala in for gaining his blessing and shield of protection during pregnancy and delivery of a child. Deriving the blessing of Lord Santana Gopala is also believed to endow the child with various qualities like intelligence and gentleness.
When can the Santana Gopala Homa be performed?
This homa can be performed on any Wednesdays or Thursdays. It can also be conducted during other auspicious hours, as per your Pandit’s suggestion.
Religious Significance of Santana Gopala Homa
Helps couples to conceive and counteracts any karmic hindrances or Doshas
Rectifies feminine fertility issues
Advantages of Performing the Santana Gopala Homa
Corrects negative impact of planets in the horoscope of the mother that’s preventing her from conceiving
Reduces the risks of miscarriage and other potential threats to the child’s health or any complications from arising at the time of childbirth.
Santana Gopala Homa FAQ'S
What is Santana Gopala Homa?
Santana Gopala Homa is performed to invoke the blessings of Lord Krishna. The married couples perform this ritual to get rid of obstacles related to progeny. Gopala means Lord Krishna and Santana means progeny.
When to perform Santana Gopala Homa?
To perform this ritual Wednesdays and Thursdays are auspicious. And the date can be fixed according to one’s Janma Nakshatra and Tithi.
Why Santana Gopala Homa Performed?
Santana Gopala Homam is performed by married couples who are confronting late parenthood to bestow blessed with knowledgeable and intellectual children to continue your legacy. Those who are pregnant, they can also perform this ritual for a healthy and knowledgeable baby.
Which items are needed for the Santana Gopala Homa?
Every puja has significant puja materials. Contact Purohit to know more details about puja items and their requirements.
What are the benefits of Santana Gopala Homa?
- This Homam helps to get a child and also the child to be healthy and knowledgeable.
- Corrects the negative impact of planets in the horoscope of the mother.
- Reduces the risks of miscarriage and other potential threats to the child’s health or any complications from arising at the time of childbirth.
Santana Gopala Homa is conducted as an ode to infant Gopala for gaining his blessing, shield of protection during pregnancy and delivery of a child. Deriving the blessing of Lord Santana Gopala is also believed to endow the child with various qualities like intelligence and gentleness. This Homa can perform on any Wednesdays or Thursdays. It can also be conducted during other auspicious hours, as per your Pandit’s suggestion.
Sankalpam( The Testimony of The Vedic Vidhi)
The word Sankalpam indicates the Vedic astrology of Panchang, place, time, day, Tithi, Nakshatra, Yogam, and Karanam. These are recited to the three trinities of Bhrama, Vishnu, and Shiva. The Vedic Vdhi recites for the current Vedic year and the Vedic name of the subcontinent and other significant elements. At the end of the Sankalpa needs family members Name, Gotra, Zodiac sign, Birth star to recite as a part of the puja and to get the blessings from the Lord Maha Ganapati, Navagrahas, family deity (kula devata), Grama devata and Ishta devata (favorite god one’s choice). So the first procedure is to invoke blessings from the deity.
The word Punya Vachanam gives clarity of the clean ritual by invoking the blessings from the Lord Varuna (the lord of water) along with sacred rivers of the country namely Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati, Narmada, Sindhu, and Cavery. The tirtha mantras are recited where the Punya Vachanam is performed, and their all the five elements are,
Jal - water
Vayu - air
Prithvi - earth
Agni - fire
Akasha - sky or space
By the chanting of Vedic mantras related to Lord Varuna, the place will be purified, where the positive energy is being retained in the pot and Punyavachana can be performed.
The Kalasa puja can be done with the help of a copper vessel. Place the Kalasa, fill it with water, a coin and nine types of grains. In red cloth, one can tie the coconut. Then, coconut is placed on the top of Kalasa with mango leaves. By doing this procedure Kalasa puja can be finished.
16 common offerings to the Deity during worship
Dhyana – Meditating
Aavaahana – Inviting the deity into the altar.
Asana – Giving a seat to the deity
Paadya – Washing the deity’s feet with pure water.
Arghya – to wash hands and mouth.
Aachamana – Offering drinking water to the Deity.
Snaana – Bath the deity idol with turmeric water, milk, curd, sugar, water.
Vasthra – Offering Clothes to the deity
Yagnopaveetha – Offering the thread to wear from his right shoulder
Gandha – apply sandalwood paste(mixed with water) on the forehead and shoulders to the deity
Pushpa – Offering fresh flowers while chanting the deity’s names.
Dhoop – Spreading fragrance to the altar.
Deepa –offering a Diya to illuminate the surrounding decorated deity.
Naivedya – offering food to the deity.
Taambula – Offering betel nut and leaves with fruits.
Harathi - offering Harathi by lighting camphor
Purohit does puja to the Deity with Ashotathara(108) names of particular God or Goddess. Before performing ashtotaram he does Archana with Tithi, devotee name, birth star, gothram, and also with family member names for the welfare of the entire family.
The Agni takes the offerings made by the devotee and the Purohit. As a part of the ritual, at the end of this puja special items are offered to Agni like food items, ghee while chanting Vedic Mantra.
Maha Mangal Aarti
The Astavedha Seva has done along with the Vedic chants. The camphor aarti, flowers, and Akshatha will be offered.
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