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Ganapathi Homam

List of Items needed for Ganapathi Homam

Turmeric Powder 1/4 lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agarbathi (Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves Approx. 30
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 lb
Kalasha Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Rice Poha (Beaten Rice) 1 Packet
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Ghee 1 lb
Dates (Karjur) 1 Packet
Coins (Quarters) 25$
Dried Half Coconut (Copra) 5
Naivedyams Devotee's Choice
Sugar Candy (Misri) 1 Packet

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, medium Trays 4, Small Cups 5
  • Asirvadam - New Dresses
  • Blankets - 2
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates

Gruha Pravesham

Here is the list of items needed for Gruha Pravesham

  1. Kumkum - 1 packet
  2. Turmeric Powder - 1 packet
  3. Agarbathi -  1 packet
  4. Camphor - 1 packet
  5. Beetle Leaves - 11 leaves
  6. Beetle Nuts - 2 nuts
  7. Rice -  5 lb
  8. Coconuts - 5
  9. Ghee - 5 lb
  10. Fruits - 5 different fruits
  11. Flowers -  2 bunches
  12. Kalasa vastram - 2 yards(new)
  13. Cashewnuts and Raisins - 1 packet each
  14. Dry Coconut -  1 packet (cobarai)
  15. Haven samaghri -  1 packet 
  16. Prasadam -  Chakkara Pongal
  17. Aluminium Foil Trays - 4 (deep)
  18. Lemons - 4
  19. Vessel with milk - Half a gallon boiled
  20. Milk (vitamin D) - Half a gallon
  21. Navadhanyam
  22. Navagraha vastram optional(nine color blouse pieces)
  23. Kalasa - 1 (Chembu)

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam
  • Cotton
  • Oil
  • Match Box
  • Steel Knife
  • 5 Plates
  • 4 steel glass
  • 5 spoons
  • 6 Catoris

Ayusha Homam

List of Items needed for Ayusha Homam

  1. New Dress for the Baby
  2. One Garland for the Baby
  3. Turmeric Powder - 1 Packet
  4. Sandalwood Powder - 1 Packet
  5. KumKum - 1 Packet
  6. Betel Nuts - 1 Packet
  7. Betel Leaves - 1 Packet
  8. Flowers - 3 Bunch
  9. Fruits -- Apple, Banana, Orange, Grapes and Pears)
  10. Agarbathi - 1 Packet
  11. Camphor - 1 Packet
  12. Wood Chips - 1 Packet
  13. Fire Starter - 1 Packet
  14. Aluminum Foil Tray - 5 (max size)
  15. Ghee (Clarified Butter) - 200ml
  16. Dry Nuts (Almonds/Pistachios/Cashews/Resins)
  17. Rice - 4 lbs
  18. Urad Dal - 2lb
  19. Saffron - 1 Box
  20. Cardamoms (Elaichi) - 1PACKET
  21. Cloves -1PACKET
  22. Coconut - 5
  23. Coins ($1.00 x 25 = $25.00)
  24. Prasadam

 

Sudharshana Homam

 

Name Quantity
Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Incense sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 variety fruits
Betel leaves and nuts 15 + 15
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 Lbs
Kalasha vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
Coins ( quarters ) 25$
Naivedyam Devotees choice
Ghee 1 Pound
Sugar candy ( Kalkandu ) 1 Packet
Rice ( Cooked )
white mustard
1cup
1 pocket

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddhrini, Small trays 2 nos.
  • Big Trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 Nos. (for seating purposed)
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantities)

 

Mrutyunjaya Homam

Item Quantity
Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Incesense sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 variety fruits
Betel leaves and nuts 15 + 15
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 Lbs
Kalas vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
Coins ( quarters ) 25$
Naivedyam Devotees choice
Ghee 1 Pound
Sugar candy ( Kalakanda ) 1 Packet
Rice ( Cooked ) 1 Cup

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddhrini, Small trays 2 nos.
  • Big Trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 Nos. (for seating purposed)
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantities)

Lakshmi Homam

Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Incense sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 variety fruits
Betel leaves and nuts 15 + 15
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 Lbs
Kalas vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
Coins ( quarters ) 25$
Naivedyam Devotees choice
Ghee 1 Pound
Sugar candy ( Kalakanda ) 1 Packet
Rice ( Cooked ) 1 Cup

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddhrini, Small trays 2 nos.
  • Big Trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 Nos. (for seating purposed)
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantities)

Durga Homam

Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Incense sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 variety fruits
Betel leaves and nuts 15 + 15
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 Lbs
Kalas vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
Coins ( quarters ) 25$
Naivedyam Devotees choice
Ghee 1 Pound
Sugar candy ( Kalakanda ) 1 Packet
Rice ( Cooked ) 1 Cup

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddhrini, Small trays 2 nos.
  • Big Trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 Nos. (for seating purposed)
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantities)

Bhagavad Seva

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1/4 lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Beetle Leaves Approx. 30
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 4
Rice 5 lb
Rice Flour 1/2 lb
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Rice Poha (Beaten Rice) 1 Packet
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Ghee 1 lb
Dates (Karjur) 1 Packet
Coins (Quarters) 20
Naivedyams Devotee's Choice
Sugar Candy (Misri) 1 Packet

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2
  • Big Trays 2
  • Small Cups 5
  • Asirvada - New Dresses
  • Blankets 2
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates

Anna Prasanam

Name Quantity
Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Powder 1 Packet
Incense sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves and Nuts 8 + 8
Flowers 2 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and other fruits
Coconuts 3
Rice 4 Lb
Kalas vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
coins ( quarters ) 15
Naivedyam Milk payasam
New dress for the Baby  

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match Box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddahrini, Small trays 2 nos.
  • Big trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 nos.
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantity)

Punyaavachanam and Naama Karanam -Naming ceremony

Name Quantity
Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Powder 1 Packet
Incense Sticks 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel leaves and Nuts 10 + 10
Flowers 2 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and other fruits
Coconuts 3
Rice 4 Lbs
Rice Paddy 1 Lb
Kalasa vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yds of fabric
Honey 1 Small bottle
Coins 20

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match box, Cotton wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddharini, Small Trays 2 nos., Big Trays 2 nos.
  • Small Cups 5 nos, Asirvada New dresses, Blankets 2 nos. (for guest seating)
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient numbers)

Upanayanam (Thread Ceremony)

Name Quantity
Turmeric powder 1/4 Lb
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood Paste /Powder 1 Packet
Incense Sticks (Agarbathi) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves and Nuts 10 +10
Flowers 2 Bunches
Garlands (Special) 1
Fruits 12 Bananas and Other Fruits
Coconuts 4
Rice 4 lbs
Kalasa Vastram 1 Towel or 2 Yards fabric
Honey 1 Small bottle
Ghee 1 Lb
Coins (quarters)

25$

Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Kalakanda ) 1 Packet
New Dhoti 2 ( 1 Pair )
Dry Coconut (Whole ) 1
New Utensil (Small or Medium Size) 1
Jandhyam/Yagnopaveetham (Either Gold or Silver) 3 Strands
Scissors 1

For Telugu Sampradayam

  • Jilakara/Bellam

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam ( Lamp ), Oil, Match Box, Cotton Wicks
  • Kalasam, Panchapatra and Uddhrini
  • Small Trays 2 nos., Big Trays 2 nos., Small Cups 5 nos.
  • Asirvada New Dresses, Blankets 2 Nos. (For Guest Seating )
  • Paper Napkins and Paper Plates (sufficient quantities)

60th Birthday - Sasti Abda Poorthi

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves/Nuts 25 Betel Leaves/25 Betel Nuts
Garlands (Special) 2
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 10
Garlands 2
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Milk 1/4 Gallon
Ghee 3 lb
Coins (Quarters) 40
Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Misri/Kalakanda) 1 Packet
Mangalyam (Mangala Sutra) 1
Dothi 1
Saree 1
Dry Fruits, Sweets Sufficient Quantities

Navadhanya ( 9 Grains ) 1/4 lb of each explained in each of the following languages

English Kannada Telugu Tamil
Wheat Suji Godi Godumulu Goduma
Rice Akki Beeyamu Arisi
Thoor Dal Thogari Bele Kandi Pappu Thuvaram Paruppu
Moong Dal Hesaru Bele Peraru Pappu Pasi Paruppu
Chana Dal Kaddale Senagalu Kondai Kadala
Rajma Aura Bele Chikudu Pappu Mochha Kottai
Sesame Yeilu Nuvullu Yellu
Urud Dal Uddin Bele Nalla Minumulu Pappu Ulutham
Horse Gram Hurli Ullavalu Kollu

Navagraha Vastrams : Red 2 Nos, White 2 Nos, Green 1 No, Yellow 1 No, Blue 1 No, Black 1 No and Printed 1 No.

Vishesha Daanam, Dasa Daanam, Pancha Daanam : Please Contact the priest regarding this

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, Big Trays 2, Small Cups 5
  • Blankets 2 (for guest seating purposes)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates , Aluminium Foil

Ugra Radha Shaanthi (59th Birthday)

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves/Nuts 25 Betel Leaves/25 Betel Nuts
Garlands (Special) 2
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 10
Garlands 2
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Milk 1/4 Gallon
Ghee 3 lb
Coins (Quarters) 40
Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Misri/Kalakanda) 1 Packet
Dothi 1
Saree 1
Dry Fruits, Sweets Sufficient Quantities

Navadhanya ( 9 Grains ) 1/4 lb of each explained in each of the following languages

English Kannada Telugu Tamil
Wheat Suji Godi Godumulu Goduma
Rice Akki Beeyamu Arisi
Thoor Dal Thogari Bele Kandi Pappu Thuvaram Paruppu
Moong Dal Hesaru Bele Peraru Pappu Pasi Paruppu
Chana Dal Kaddale Senagalu Kondai Kadala
Rajma Aura Bele Chikudu Pappu Mochha Kottai
Sesame Yeilu Nuvullu Yellu
Urud Dal Uddin Bele Nalla Minumulu Pappu Ulutham
Horse Gram Hurli Ullavalu Kollu

Navagraha Vastrams : Red 2 Nos, White 2 Nos, Green 1 No, Yellow 1 No, Blue 1 No, Black 1 No and Printed 1 No.

Vishesha Daanam, Dasa Daanam, Pancha Daanam : Please Contact the priest regarding this

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, Big Trays 2, Small Cups 5
  • Blankets 2 (for guest seating purposes)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates , Aluminium Foil

Bheema Ratha Shaanti (71st Birthday)

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves/Nuts 25 Betel Leaves/25 Betel Nuts
Garlands (Special) 2
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 10
Garlands 2
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Milk 1/4 Gallon
Ghee 3 lb
Coins (Quarters) 40
Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Misri/Kalakanda) 1 Packet
Dothi 1
Saree 1
Dry Fruits, Sweets Sufficient Quantities

Navadhanya ( 9 Grains ) 1/4 lb of each explained in each of the following languages

English Kannada Telugu Tamil
Wheat Suji Godi Godumulu Goduma
Rice Akki Beeyamu Arisi
Thoor Dal Thogari Bele Kandi Pappu Thuvaram Paruppu
Moong Dal Hesaru Bele Peraru Pappu Pasi Paruppu
Chana Dal Kaddale Senagalu Kondai Kadala
Rajma Aura Bele Chikudu Pappu Mochha Kottai
Sesame Yeilu Nuvullu Yellu
Urud Dal Uddin Bele Nalla Minumulu Pappu Ulutham
Horse Gram Hurli Ullavalu Kollu

Navagraha Vastrams : Red 2 Nos, White 2 Nos, Green 1 No, Yellow 1 No, Blue 1 No, Black 1 No and Printed 1 No.

Vishesha Daanam, Dasa Daanam, Pancha Daanam : Please Contact the priest regarding this

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, Big Trays 2, Small Cups 5
  • Blankets 2 (for guest seating purposes)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates , Aluminium Foil

Vijaya Ratha Shaanthi (75th Birthday)

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves/Nuts 25 Betel Leaves/25 Betel Nuts
Garlands (Special) 2
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 10
Garlands 2
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Milk 1/4 Gallon
Ghee 3 lb
Coins (Quarters) 40
Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Misri/Kalakanda) 1 Packet
Dothi 1
Saree 1
Dry Fruits, Sweets Sufficient Quantities

Navadhanya ( 9 Grains ) 1/4 lb of each explained in each of the following languages

English Kannada Telugu Tamil
Wheat Suji Godi Godumulu Goduma
Rice Akki Beeyamu Arisi
Thoor Dal Thogari Bele Kandi Pappu Thuvaram Paruppu
Moong Dal Hesaru Bele Peraru Pappu Pasi Paruppu
Chana Dal Kaddale Senagalu Kondai Kadala
Rajma Aura Bele Chikudu Pappu Mochha Kottai
Sesame Yeilu Nuvullu Yellu
Urud Dal Uddin Bele Nalla Minumulu Pappu Ulutham
Horse Gram Hurli Ullavalu Kollu

Navagraha Vastrams : Red 2 Nos, White 2 Nos, Green 1 No, Yellow 1 No, Blue 1 No, Black 1 No and Printed 1 No.

Vishesha Daanam, Dasa Daanam, Pancha Daanam : Please Contact the priest regarding this

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, Big Trays 2, Small Cups 5
  • Blankets 2 (for guest seating purposes)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates , Aluminium Foil

Sathaabhishekam (80th Birthday)

Name Quantity
Turmeric Powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandal Wood Paste/Powder 1 Packet
Agar Bathi(Incense Sticks) 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel Leaves/Nuts 25 Betel Leaves/25 Betel Nuts
Garlands (Special) 2
Flowers 4 Bunches
Fruits 12 Bananas and 5 other Varieties
Coconuts 10
Garlands 2
Kalasa Vasthram 1 Towel or 2 Yards Fabric
Honey 1 Small Bottle
Milk 1/4 Gallon
Ghee 3 lb
Coins (Quarters) 40
Sugar 1 Packet
Sugar Candy (Misri/Kalakanda) 1 Packet
Dothi 1
Saree 1
Dry Fruits, Sweets Sufficient Quantities

Navadhanya ( 9 Grains ) 1/4 lb of each explained in each of the following languages

English Kannada Telugu Tamil
Wheat Suji Godi Godumulu Goduma
Rice Akki Beeyamu Arisi
Thoor Dal Thogari Bele Kandi Pappu Thuvaram Paruppu
Moong Dal Hesaru Bele Peraru Pappu Pasi Paruppu
Chana Dal Kaddale Senagalu Kondai Kadala
Rajma Aura Bele Chikudu Pappu Mochha Kottai
Sesame Yeilu Nuvullu Yellu
Urud Dal Uddin Bele Nalla Minumulu Pappu Ulutham
Horse Gram Hurli Ullavalu Kollu

Navagraha Vastrams : Red 2 Nos, White 2 Nos, Green 1 No, Yellow 1 No, Blue 1 No, Black 1 No and Printed 1 No.

Vishesha Daanam, Dasa Daanam, Pancha Daanam : Please Contact the priest regarding this

For Tamil Sampradayam

  • Paruppu Thenga

Other Puja Materials from Home:

  • Deepam (Lamp)/Oil for Deepam/Match Box/Cotton Wick for Deepam
  • Kalasam
  • Panchapathra Udharini
  • Small Trays 2, Big Trays 2, Small Cups 5
  • Blankets 2 (for guest seating purposes)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plates , Aluminium Foil

Satyanarayana Puja

List of items needed for Satyanarayana Puja

  1. Turmeric powder - 1 packet
  2. Kumkum powder - 1 packet
  3. Chandanam powder - 1 packet
  4. Betel leaf - 15
  5. Betel nuts - 15
  6. Fruits - 4 of 5 different kinds
  7. Rice - 1 packet
  8. Coconut - 5
  9. Honey - 1 bottle (small)
  10. Ghee
  11. Sugar - 1 packet
  12. Yogurt
  13. Milk
  14. Navadhanyam - 1 packet
  15. Agarpathi - 1 packet
  16. Camphor - 1 packet
  17. 25 $1 coins or $25
  18. Flowers - 3 bunches
  19. Prasadam
  20. Towel
  21. Sathyanarayana Picture
  22. Deepam
  23. Oil
  24. Wick
  25. Assorted nuts (other than betel)
  26. Matches
  27. Navagraha vastram
  1. 2 red
  2. 2 white
  3. 1 green
  4. 1 yellow
  5. 1 black
  6. 1 blue
  7. 1 multi colored
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