What is Maa Shailaputri Puja?
The pious and divine Goddess Durga is worshipped for nine days during Navratri, to celebrate the strength of good over evil. Each day is dedicated to a particular form of Durga Ma which symbolise her various avatars and specific reason to be worshipped. The first day of navratri is dedicated to goddess Shailputri, daughter of Parvatraj Himalaya (King of Mountains). She is beautifully adorned with half-moon on her head, holding trident and lotus in her hands, riding over her bull (nandi). Goddess Shailputri puja is a divine way to worship Goddess Parvati, who is an epitome of love and state of awareness (from Sati to Parvati). Worshipping her on the first day signifies the beginning state of spirituality, keeping the mooladhar in mind as Shailputri is the mooladahar Shakti of discovering oneself.
Significance of the puja:
The journey of Shailputri from searching Lord Shiva as Sati to finally being her better half as Parvati, defines her faith and love for Lord Shiva. Worshipping her in this form satisfies the materialistic and spiritual goals of life. It fills the native with strength to deal with day to day problems as well as one can attain salvation. This puja also relieves you from the malefic effects of Venus and Mercury.
How will this puja be done by Shubhpuja?
The nine auspicious days of navratri is ready to bestow immense blessings on your family by the puja organized by the experienced pundits of Shubhpuja. As per the rituals, on the first day kalash (pot) is decorated with kumkum, turmeric and flowers along with the idol of Goddess Durga. Mantras are chanted while taking the sankalp for the particular purpose. Offerings are made to the Goddess, which is distributed as prasadam among the family.
ll Vande vaanchhit laabhaaya chandrardha krita sekharaam,
vrishaarudhaam shuladharaam shaila-putrim yashasvinim ll
When should this puja be performed?
The nine day festival falls in the Ashwin month of Hindu calendar during the onset of winters generally in October or November. This puja is performed on the first day of navratri to mark the hearty welcome of Ma Durga and her blessings at our homes..
Puja ceremony includes:
- Devi mata havan
- Vrat Udayapan puja
- Navratra durga pujan arti
We will send you a qualified pandit trained in Hindu Shastras to conduct puja at Devotees preferred location (home, office etc.) and time (or muhurat time suggested by Shubhpuja).
We have Acharyas from biggest religious organisations, educational institutes, Sanskrit Vidyapeethss, highly revered priests from Benaras, Ujjain, Haridwar and other parts of the country. We have all educated and verified astrologers associated with Shubhpuja.
We combine science and mathematics in the Vedic practices and deliver our services
- After you have made the booking, we will send you a confirmation email about your puja details
- This puja is fully customized for you with your details and objectives to be achieved from the puja
- We will send you a list of do’s and don’ts to be observed by you for the Puja. You can attend the puja LIVE through the link provided by us and we will share the puja location and details
- You may also choose to attend the Puja personally or have a representative attend the Puja
If you live outside Delhi NCR, we can conduct Online Live pujas.