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    Thursday, September 10, 2015

    Krishna Janmashtami Puja Procedure and Vidhi





    Lord Krishna  

    Preparation for the puja should begin with the devotee performing the ritual bath and wear the clean cloth in traditional way.

    One should purify the puja room or the place where the puja has to be performed, sprinkling of the holy Ganga water is recommended.

    Krishna visits the devotee’s house that performs the puja in right way. Footsteps of little Govinda can be some with rice flour and Rangoli.

    Fasting is recommended on Janmashtami it should be broken in evening or the night after the puja is performed.

    Item required for the Puja Samagri



     
    Lord Krishna photo
    Janmashtami book
    New cloth/Vastra
    Bansuri (flute)
    Zewarat (ornaments) for Lord Krishna
    Pooja thali
    Diya (Mitti ka decorated)-5
    Gulabjal (Rose water)
    Akshat
    Elaichi(cardamom)
    lawang
    Supari (betel nut)
    Paan patta (betel leaves)
    Mauli thread
    Gangajal (Sacred water)
    Sindoor
    Agarbatti (incense sticks)
    Makhan (clarified butter)
    Misri
    Honey
    Ghee
    Janeu
    PanchMeva
    Batti
    Kumkum
    Gopi chandan Powder
    Aasan
    AshtaGandha powder
    Plastic cup-25
    Janmashtami Mithai
    Zafran (Saffron)
    Kapur/Camphor
    achmani
    Agarbatti stand
    Panch Patra


    The  Puja (16 steps of Puja) is given here with all the needed mantrams

    Pavitrikarana

    Before starting puja, spill some water on puja items, puja place, and the idols or images of Lord Krishna & all other idols at puja mandap by chanting the Pavitrikarana mantra.

    Om Apavitrah Pavitro Vaa Sarvavasthaam gathopi vaa

    Yah smareth Pundarikaksham sah bahyabhyantara shuchi

    Achamanam

    Take water for three times and sip it by chanting the Achamanam mantra

    Om Keshavaya namah, Om Madhavaya namah, Om Govindaya namah.

    Wash hands and visualize Lord Ganesha & pray to Lord.

    Ganapathi Puja

    Om Lakshmi Narayanabhyam namah

    Om umamaheshwaraya namah

    Om vani hiranyagarbhabhyam namah

    Om shachi purandarabhyam namah

    Om matru pitrucharana kamalebhyo namah

    Om grama devatabhyam namah

    Om sthaana devatabhyo namah

    Om kuladevatabhyo namah

    Om vastu devatabhyo namah

    Om sarvebhyo brahmanebhyo namah

    Sumukaschaika eka dantashcha kapilo gajakarnakah

    Lambodaro vikato vighnanasho vinayakah

    Dhumrakethu ganadhyaksho balachandro gajanana

    Dwadashaitani namani yah pateth shrunuyaadapi

    Vidhyarambhe vivahe cha praveshe nirgame thatha

    Sangrame sarvakaryeshu vighnasthasya na jaayathe

    Sankalpam

    Take water, kumkum & akshata and leave them on the floor by chanting this Sankalpam mantram

    Om vishnur vishnur vishnuh sri madhbhagavatho mahapurushasya vishno ragnayi pravarthamanasya aadhya brahmano dwitiya pararthe swetha varaha kalpe jambu dweepe bharata khande cha aarya varthaika deshantaragathe punyakshetre kaliyuge kali prathama charane masana matthame shravana maase (Bhadrapada maase for North India) Krishna pakshe ashtamyasam thithou, Rohini nakshatra, shubha vasare, amuka (chant your gothra) gothrah, amuka (chant your name) ham Janmashtami punyavasare bhagavatho mahapurushasya krishnasya visista pujanaam aham karishye

    Deepa Puja

    Put kumkum and Akshata at Deepa (diya) by chanting Deepa mantram

    Dho deepoo! Deva rupasthwam karmasakshi hya vighnakruth, yavath karma samapthih syath thavadatra sthiro bhava ! Om deepa devatayai namah!

    Kalasha Puja

    Install the Kalasha (Ghata) just before the Krishna idol at the right side. Put tilak to Kalash with Kumkum at four sides of the Kalasham by chanting the Kalasha puja mantram

    Purve Rugvedaya namah! Uttare Yajurvedaya namah! Pashchime Samavedaya namah! Dakshine Atharva Vedaya namah!

    Fill water in Kalasha by chanting this mantra

    Gange cha yamune chaiva Godavari saraswati narmade sindhu kaveri jalesmin sannidhim kuru !

    Gandham

    Put chandan or kumkum in Kalasha water

    Gandha dwaraan duradarsham nitya pushtankari shinim

    Eshwarim sarvabhutanam tamipopahwe shriyam

    Put akshata & a betel nut in kalasha by chanting ‘Akshatan Samarpayami’ & this slokam

    Om yaa phalini yaa aphala apushpaa yashcha pushpin

    Bruhaspatih prasutasthanno mushyanti (goom) hasah

    Place Pancha Pallava (five auspicious leaves for Puja or you can put a betel leaf) inside the Kalasha & keep coconut on the Kalasha. Offer Chandan, Dhupa, Deepa, Pushpa & naivedya to Kalasha by chanting this mantra..

    Kalashasya mukhe Vishnu kante rudra samashritha

    Moole tatra sthitho brahma madhye matrugana sthithi

    Kukshou thu sagara sarve saptadwipa vasundhara

    Rugvedo yajurveda samavedo atharvana

    Angaishcha sahita sarve kalasham thu samasrita

    Athra gayatri savitri shantih pushtikarasthatha

    Ayanthu yajamanasya duritakshaya karaka

    Om kalashastha devata upam pathaye namah

    Guru Puja

    There is a great importance for Guru Puja in Sri Krishna Puja. Visualise Lord Krishna as your Supreme Guru and pray to Him by chanting Guru Brahma Mantram.

    Gurubrahma gururvishnu gurudevo maheshwara

    Guru sakshath parabrahma thasmai sri gurave namah

    Mookam karothi vachalam pangum langhayathe girim

    Yath krupaa thamaham vande paramananda madhavam

    Now Sri Krishna Puja begins with Dhyanam

    Dhyanam

    Visualise Lord Krishna in your mind & heart by chanting this mantra

    Barha peedam natavaram dwayu karnayo karnikaaram

    Bibhradwaasa kanaka kapisham vaijayantim cha maalam

    Randraan venuratha rasudhaya poorayan gopabrundai

    Brindaranyam swapada ramanam pravishad gitakeerthi

    Dhyanam samarpayami, Sri Krishnaya namah

    Aasanam

    Place a flower at Sri Krishna idol by chanting Aasanam mantra

    Om purusha ye vedam yadbhutham yaccha bhavyam

    Uthaamrutatwa syeshano yadannenathi rohati

    Pushpasanam samarpayami

    Padhyam

    Spill two drops of water on Sri Krishna

    Om ethavanasya mahimatho jyayashcha purushah,

    Paadodasya vishwabhutani tripadasyamritam dithi

    Padhyam samarpayami namah

    Arghyam

    Offer water, kumkum, chandana, akshata & flowers to Lord.

    Thamrapathre sthitham thoyam gandha pushpa phalanvitham,

    Nahiranyam dadhamyarghyam gruhana parameshwara

    Achamanam

    Spill few drops of water in front of the idol

    Sarva theertha samaneetham sugandhi nirmalam jalam,

    Achamanartha mayaa dattam gruhaana parameshwara

    Snanam

    Spill few drops of water on Krishna with a flower

    Gange cha yamune chaiva Godavari saraswati,

    Narmade sindhu kaveri jalesmin sannidhim kuru

    Snanam samarpayami namah

    Dugdham

    Offer milk to Lord in a bowl

    Kamadhenu samudbhutam sarvesha jeevanam param,

    Pavanam yagna hethushcha payah snanartham arpitham

    Dugdha snanam samarpayami namah

    Dhadhi

    Put curd in the same bowl by chanting this mantra

    Payasasthu samudbhutam madhuramlam shashi prabham,

    Dayasanitham mayaadeva snanartham pratigruhyatham

    Dhadhi snanam samarpayami namah

    Ghrutham

    Put ghee in same bowl by chanting this mantra

    Navanitha samutpannam sarva santosha kaarakam,

    Ghrutham tubhyam pradasyami snanartham prathigruhyatham

    Ghrutha snanam samarpayami namah

    Madhuvu

    Put honey in same bowl while chanting this mantram

    Tharu pushpa samudbhutam susvadu madhuram madhu,

    Tejah pushtikaram divyam snanartham prathigruhyatham

    Madhu snanam samarpayami namah

    Sharkara Snanam

    Offer sugar in a bowl to Lord Krishna

    Ikshusara samudbhuta sharkara pushtikaraka,

    Malaapa harikaa divya snanartham prathi gruhyatham

    Sharkara snanam samarpayami namah

    Then, offer bath with pure water..

    Achamanam

    Spill few drops of water on the idol

    Kaveri narmade veni Tungabhadra saraswati

    Gange cha Yamuna thoyam mayaa snanartham arpitham

    Shuddha jala snanam samarpayami namah

    Vastropa Vastra

    After cleaning the idol neatly, offer vastra to the Lord

    Bhushadi sowmye loka lagna nivarine,

    Bhayopapadithe thubhyam vapasee prathi gruhyatham

    Tilaka

    Put Tilak to Lord with Chandan & Kumkum

    Shrikhanda chandanam divyam gandhadyam sumanoharam,

    Vilepanam surasreshta chandanam prati gruhyatham

    Akshata

    Offer akshata to the Lord

    Akshatashcha surasreshta kumkumaktah sushobhitah

    Mayaa niveditha bhakthya gruhaana parameshwara

    Akshatan samarpayami namah

    Pushpa

    Offer various types of flowers to Lord Krishna

    Pushpaani samarpayami namah

    Put some chandan on Tulsi leaves and offer them to Lord by chanting this mantra

    Idam sachandanam tulasi dalam samarpayami

    Dhupam & Deepam

    Offer dhupa & deepa

    Vanaspati rasodbhutah gandhadyah sumanoharah

    Aaghreyah sarva devanam dhupoyam prathigruhyatam

    Dhupam, Deepam darshayami namah

    Offer Naivedyam

    Offer various types of food offerings (bhog) to Lord

    Om krishnaya vasudevaya naivedyam nivedayami namah

    Achamanam

    Spill water on Naivedyam for 5 times by chanting this mantra

    Om pranaya swaha, om apanaya swaha, om samanaya swaha, om vyanaya swaha, om udanaya swaha

    Phalam

    Offer various types of fruits to Lord

    Idam phalam mayaa deva sthapitham purathaswa,

    Thena mem saphalavapthih bhavejjanmani janmani

    Phalam samarpayami namah

    Thambulam

    Offer thambualm (betel leaves, cloves, betel nut & cardamom)

    Pushpanjali

    Take flowers in both hands and offer them to Lord

    Naana sugandha pushpani yatha kalodhbhavani cha,

    Pushpanjalir mayaa datta gruhana parameshwara

    Namaskara

    Pray to the Lord

    Krishnaya vasudevaya haraye paramatmane,

    Pranatha klesha naashaya govindaya namo namah

    Mantra Japam

    Chant below mantra for 15 minutes

    Om krim krishnaya brahmanya devaya namah

    Prathana

    Pray to the Lord for prosperity, health & wealth

    Namo brahmanya devaya go brahmanya hithaya cha,

    Jagaddhitaya krishnaya govindaya namo namah

    Then, offer Aarti to the Lord and distribute tirtha & prashad among devotees.

                    
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