Maa Varalakshmi Vratham
Varalakshmi Vratam / Varalakshmi Nombu / Pooja is a festival to propitiate the Goddess Lakshmi. Varalakshmi is one who grants boons. It is an important pooja performed by many women in the states of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu and northern Sri Lanka.
Varalakshmi Vratham 2022
Varalakshmi Vratam is a festival observed by married women for their husbands and family.
There is a dedicated procedure observed by the ladies who follow this Pooja.
This year it falls on Friday, 12 August 2022, in the month of Shravana (July-August) Shukla Paksha. The word Vara in Varalakshmi means boons, which the goddess gives to her devotees who worship her on this day. This festival is completed with traditional Pooja Vidhanam popularly in the regions of Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telengana, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, and Uttar Pradesh. This pooja takes place every second Friday of Sravana Masam.
Varalakshmi Vratham Pooja Procedure/ Puja Vidhanam
Fasting on this day ends with sunrise and closes with the sunset. On the dedicated day, wake up very early in the morning, take bath and clean the house. Set up a puja altar and install a sacred pot also called as Kalasam. This is decorated with flowers, turmeric powder, sandal paste and vermilion.
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What are the things required for varalakshmi pooja?
Varalakshmi Vratam Puja Samagri
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The face of the Goddess.
Colourful fresh pieces of cloth for making the Goddess' saree.
Jewellery and false hair and accessories for the Goddess.
A mirror meant for keeping behind the deity.
3 Coconut with its husk.
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For doing a simple pooja: Light the lamp, keep some neivedyam and do the pooja by chanting Mahalakshmi Ashtothram. Distribute the Thamboolam and prasadam by inviting married woman to your house in the evening. There are no hard and fast rules in performing the Varalakshmi Puja and you can be flexible on the puja items