Pooja Item List

For any events such as birthdays, marrige aniversaries or in the memory of father or mother you may donate the following items to the Temple. Paper Plates * Paper bowls * Plastic Spoons * Paper cups * Any Kind of dall & rice

Regular Puja List: (Home or Temple)

Fruits * Flowers * Haldi * Kumkum * Plates * Chandan Powder * cups and bowls
Personal Note: Please come and pick up Swamiji. He doesn't travel uber or Taxi

Special Puja List:

Sri SATHYANARAYANA Puja - At your Home

Water coconuts - 2
Rice -2 pounds
5 Kinds of Fruits
Flowers (plenty)
Navagraha Dhana (9 kinds of grains)
Panchamritam (Organic Milk, Yogurt, Ghee, Honey & Sugar)
1 blouse piece (1 yard)
Haldi, Kumkum, Camphor and Mysore Sandal Agarbathis (Incense)
Prasadam Halva/ Kesari Bathu
Plates (Thali) Bowls for the puja items
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com if you have questions and do not call the temple

Sri SATHYANARAYANA Puja - (Every Purnima in the temple)

Water coconuts - 1
5 Kinds of Fruits
Flowers (plenty)
Panchamritam (Organic Milk, Yogurt, Ghee, Honey & Sugar) (Only for Individual performers)
Prasadam Halva/ Kesari Bathu
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
If you are serving food, please bring Plates, Spoons and Napkins

Navagraha Puja - (Individual performing)

Water coconuts - 1
Rice - 1 pounds
9 Kinds of Fruits
Flowers (plenty)
Navagraha Dhana (9 kinds of grains)
Panchamritam (Organic Milk, Yogurt, Ghee, Honey & Sugar)
9 color of blouse piece (1 yard each)
Haldi, Kumkum, Camphor and Mysore Sandal Agarbathis (Incense)
Any sweet Prasadam e.g Halwas or Kesari Bathu or Ladu or Kheer
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Plates (Thali) Bowls for the puja items
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Rudrabhishekam (Sri Shiva Puja):

Ghee
Organic Milk 1 gallon
Yogurt 1 mountain high or non-gelatin
Honey 1 bottle
Panchamrita (Mixture of banana, dates, raisin, honey, brown sugar & other fruits)
Sandal powder
Flowers & Mala(Garland)
5 kinds of Fruits

Abhishekham for Sri Vasavi:

Water Coconuts - 2
Coconuts 2
Rice - 2 pounds
5 Kinds of Fruits
Flowers (plenty)
Garland 3 or More SMALL, MEDIUM & BIG
Organic Milk, 2 to 3 Gallon
Yogurt, 2 to 3 (Mountain high)
Ghee, 1 lb
Honey 1 lb
Sugar 3 to 4 pounds
Saree one and Blouse one
Haldi, 100 Graham
Kumkum, 100 Graham
Chandan Powder
Prasadam Kheer (pasayam)
Pan Patta (betel leaves) (1 dozen) and supari betel nuts one dozen)
Sesame oil 2 lb or 3lb

Namakarana:

Ghee
Rice - 2 lbs
Flowers
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
Fruits 5 kinds of variety
Variety of dry fruits (Unsalted)
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Prasadam: Sweets, Payasam, Ladoo
Scissors - only for Mundan needed
Water Coconuts: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Garlands one or two- only for Mundan needed
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Annaprasana:

Ghee
Rice - 2 lbs
Flowers
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
Fruits 5 kinds of variety
Variety of dry fruits (Unsalted)
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Prasadam: Sweets, Payasam, Ladoo
Scissors - only for Mundan needed
Water Coconuts: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Garlands one or two- only for Mundan needed
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Punyahavachanam:

Ghee
Rice - 2 lbs
Flowers
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
Fruits 5 kinds of variety
Variety of dry fruits (Unsalted)
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Prasadam: Sweets, Payasam, Ladoo
Scissors - only for Mundan needed
Water Coconuts: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Garlands one or two- only for Mundan needed
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Vidyarambham:

Ghee
Rice - 2 lbs
Flowers
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
Fruits 5 kinds of variety
Variety of dry fruits (Unsalted)
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Prasadam: Sweets, Payasam, Ladoo
Scissors - only for Mundan needed
Water Coconuts: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Garlands one or two- only for Mundan needed<
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Hair Offering (Mundan):

Ghee
Rice - 2 lbs
Flowers
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
Fruits 5 kinds of variety
Variety of dry fruits (Unsalted)
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Prasadam: Sweets, Payasam, Ladoo
Scissors - only for Mundan needed
Water Coconuts: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Garlands one or two- only for Mundan needed
Pan Patta (1 dozen) betel leaves and supari ( 1 ½ dozen)betel nuts
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Car Puja at the Temple:

4 lemons
1 coconut
Flowers
Sweets

Homa/Hawan - Gruhapravesha, Ayushya, Mrityunjaya and others:

Pan Patta (betel leaves) (1 dozen) and supari (betel nuts)(1 ½ dozen)
Ghee 2 lb
Rice 2 to 3 lb
Flowers (plenty)
Aluminum Trays : 4
Aluminum foil
Paper Napkins
Wooden Spoons :2
Sandal Powder
Haldi (Turmeric Powder)
Kumkum
5 kinds of Fruits
Dry Fruits : almonds, peanuts, raisins, cashes and walnuts should be unsalted
Navadhanyam (9 types of Lentils)
Havan Samagri: 2
Camphor
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Fire (Mango Wood ): 2
Prasadam (Naivedyam cooked): Halva
Dry Coconut: 2
Water Coconut: 2
Match Box
Bricks: 2
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Wick (cotton)
Blouse piece (Red or White or Yellow)
Panchamritam (Organic Milk, Yogurt, Ghee, Honey & Sugar)
Puffed Rice
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

Abdhikam & Death Ceremony or Shanti prayer:

Black Sesame seeds
Rice - 1 pounds
Betel Leaves & Nuts
Flowers
Vegetables: 5 varieties
Sandal Powder
Agarbatti (Incense Sticks)
Camphor
White fabric sheet (Suggested Twin Size)
Moli(Thread)
Fruits
Sweets
Dhoti or Sarees or Plates (Donation according to your customs)
In memory of your Loved ones, you may also sponsor Annadana for Poor students. Your donation of $251 - $301 will feed 500+ students for a day

Abhishekam for Sri GANESH, Sri BALAJI or Sri LAKSHMI

Water Coconuts � 2
Coconuts 2
Rice - 2 pounds
5 Kinds of Fruits
Flowers (plenty)
Garland 4 or More
Organic Milk, 4 to 6 Gallon
Yogurt, 2 to 3 (Mountain high)
Ghee, 1 lb
Honey 1 lb
Sugar 3 to 4 pounds
Dhoti Silk for Ganesha or Balaji, Hanumanji or Saree for Sri Lakshmi
Haldi, 100 Graham
Kumkum, 100 Graham
Chandan Powder
Prasadam Ladoo, Kheer (pasayam)
Pan Patta (betel leaves) (1 dozen) and supari betel nuts � dozen)
Sesame oil 2 lb or 3lb
Making Prasadm Here (BALAJI TEMPLE)
Ghee 4lb or 5 lb
Basen Powder 4 lb or 5lb
Sugar
Saffron one box
Almonds, Cardamoms, Raisins
Other Items for performing pooja at home
Sitting mat (like Bedsheet or Towel) for Swamiji and pooja performers
Coins
bell (Ghanta)
Kalasha-2
Cups and Spoons
Matchbox
Deepam (Lamp) and wick or cotton balls
If you do not have these items, please email balajitemple1@gmail.com

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Balaji Temple is a spiritual non-profit Hindu Temple dedicated to sharing the universal truth of the Vedas and the Upanishads of India, namely that God is Omnipotent, Omniscient and Omnipresent and man's purpose in life is to realize this Oneness with everything.
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