Items required for performing Ganesh Chaturthi pooja

Items required for performing Vinayaka Chavithi pooja
  • A Clay image of Lord Ganesha.
  • Akshata – are prepared by mixing rice with wet turmeric, saffron and sandalwood paste)
  • Glass, udhdharani (the spoon for taking water), plate (small one to put the water as an offering)
  • Kumkum – saffron
  • Turmeric
  • Sandal wood paste
  • Betel leaves, nuts
  • Pedestal
  • Mango leaves – To decorate the threshold and to put in the kalash (see picture)
  • Water – fetch after taking a bath
  • Two pieces of red cloth
  • Lamps and oil (sesame) or ghee (cow’s) for the lamp and wicks
  • Incense sticks
  • Camphor
  • Plate to light camphor
  • Fruits (esp bananas)
  • Flowers
  • Patra (leaves which are required for this pooja, see the list of leaves to be procured)
  • Modakams
  • For Madhuparkam - Mix a little of Cow Milk, Curd and Ghee
  • For Panchamrutam: Cow’s milk, curd, ghee and honey and sugar mixed
  • Palavelli
  • Leaves (patra for Ekavinsati patra puja) : One can get the list of leaves, which ever are available,; If not available, one can do the puja with Tulasi leaves or Akshata with the same benefit:
  1. Machee patram – machi leaf
  2. Bruhatee patram – Vaagudaaru leaf
  3. Bilva patram – Bel (Maredu) leaf
  4. Doorvaa yugmam – Grass(garike) leaf
  5. Dattoora patram pujayaami – Datura (ummetta) leaf
  6. Badaree patram – Gooseberry (Amla) leaf
  7. Apaamarga patram – Achyranthus (Uttareni) Leaf
  8. Tulasi Patram – Basil leaf
  9. Choota patram – Mango (Mamidi) Leaf
  10. Karaveera Patram – Nerium (ganneru) leaf
  11. Vishnukranti patram – Evolvulus (Morning glory) leaf
  12. Dhadimee patram – Pomegranate (daanimma) leaf
  13. Devadaaru patram – Ashoka leaf
  14. Maruvaka patram – Sweet marjorm leaf
  15. Sindhoovara patram – Vitex plant (vavili) leaf
  16. Jaajee patram – Jasmine (Jaji) leaf
  17. Dandakee patram – Dandaki Leaf
  18. Samee patram –Banyan (Marri )Leaf
  19. Aswatha patram pujayaami – Peepal Leaf
  20. Arjuna patram – Bridelia (Maddi) Leaf
  21. Arka patram – Milk weed or swallorwart (jilledu) Leaf


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  2. East facing is good or north east is good too

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