Instill Peace and Vanquish Enmity By Dedicated Vishnu homam
About homam

Homam or havans are ancient practices of offering sacrifices to the divine Lord through fire. It is believed that out of the five elements of nature, fire is the purest. Therefore, this specific element of nature provides the perfect medium for invoking the divine presence, and offering prayers. The sacrifice of religious materials coupled with holy chants or mantras, makeing their way to the Lord. Moreover, according to the Vedas and other Hindu religious scriptures, performing fire sacrifices make your life prosperous. Additionally, by the performance of these homams, you can vanquish obstacles as well as ill effects of enmity. For an effective restoration of wealth, vigor and well-being, you can resort to Vishnu Homams. Chanting the sahasranama of Lord Vishnu will shield you from all negative forces.

Significance of Vishnu Puja

According to Hindu religious scriptures, the trio of Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshvara are prime divine forces, instrumental in the creation of the universe. As Lord Brahma and Shiva represent the two most significant aspects of existence; creation and devastation, Lord Vishnu is the sustainer of life in the universe. Maharishi Parasara identifies the nine planets, tracking actions or karmas of an individual, to be the nine different representation or avatars of Lord Vishnu. Better identified as the divine incarnations of the Lord, these planets are in charge of giving you Karmaphalas, as a result of your doings. Engaging yourself in the sacred performance of Vishnu Sahasra Naama Homam will instill in you a sense of spiritual upliftment and material progress.

Intrinsic Theories of the Puja

Human beings are amalgamation of two diverse entities. The one that is perceived apparently is the gross existence, referred to as Sthoola Sareera. Apart from that, there exists another entity that identifies itself with subtle consciousness. Now, this subtle consciousness bears homogeneity to the Sookshma sareera or spiritual realization of one’s physical existence. Performing the Vishnu Homams with utmost dedication, result in awakening of the naadis; subtle energy sources in the physical existence of a human. As a consequence, it ignites bhootagni, making a path to reach divinity. Your craving for grace of Lord Vishnu will reach its final destination with the performance of the Vishnu Sahasranama Puja. Apart from that, there are other incarnations of the deity such as Satyanarayana, Gopala, and Santana Gopala.

Methodology and samagris

The performance of Vishnu Sahasranama Puja begins with divine establishment of the Lord and his consort, Goddess Lakshmi, who epitomizes wealth and prosperity. After the completion of Lakshmi-Vishnu abhishek and Puja, the recital of Vishnu Mantra occurs for 1100 times. Subsequently, the Vishnu Sahasranama Mantra jaapam occurs, followed by Vishnu Art and Homa. Although the Vishnu Homam performance does not involve an elaborate requirement of Puja Samagris, you must arrange for the required materials with utmost dedication.

  1. Sacred Puja materials that include rudraksha. The sacred offerings performed by the priests will transmit positive energy to the rudraksha, and will be given to you after the completion of the puja.
  2. Clothes or vastra as an homage to the priests for performing the homam
  3. Lunch or anna dana programs for the pundits
  4. Tamboolam, including betel nuts and pan, as an offering to the priests.
  5. Fruits, especially coconuts as offerings.
  6. Prasadam or sweets
Essential requirements for Homam

The entire puja homam methodology, performed by Vedic priests also requires the personal details of the person, wishing to perform this homam. The list includes the complete name of the person, the sankalpa or wish, the gotra and the person’s rashi or nakshatra. In case you are not aware of it, providing the birth time and place details will also be sufficient. After the successful execution of the Homam, Lord Vishnu will bestow you with benevolent grace and blessings. Moreover, in some of the homams, the priests will present you with silver tabeez and Vishnu Yantra, as a representation of the deity’s blessings. It welcomes great fortune and prosperity in your life.

Worshipping the various avatars

Satyanarayana Puja involves the shodasopachara methodology or worshipping the deity. In this particular incarnation, the Lord blesses devotees and instills peace and tranquility in their household and lives. Additionally, the Santana Gopala manifestation of Vishnu provides protection to your children and progeny. The holy chant of the Vishnu Sahasranama reverberate your entire existence with the divine grace of God and removes all evil forces and effects of misfortune.

Benefits of the offerings

An enriched and complete performance of the Homam involves worshipping the various avatars of Lord Vishnu. Moreover, each of these avatars showers distinguished blessings on the devotees.

  1. According to the mythological legends, one of the most prominent incarnations of Lord Vishnu is Satyanarayana. The Satyanarayana Puja involves the shodasopachara methodology of worshipping the deity. In this particular incarnation, the Lord blesses devotees and instills peace and tranquility in their household and lives.
  2. Additionally, the Santana Gopala manifestation of Vishnu provides protection to your children and progeny.
  3. The holy chant of the Vishnu Sahasranama reverberates your entire existence with the divine grace of the God and removes all evil forces and effects of misfortune.
  4. Also to this, chanting the sahasranama of Lord Vishnu will shield you from all the negative forces./li>
  5. Reciting the holy Vedic chants of Purusha Shukta Homam, will remove all hassles from your life.

Ideal days of worship

There is no specific day, for chanting the Sahasranama Mantra. You can perform it every day to receive the divine’s grace. Apart from that, you can perform the homam on special occasions such as Krishna festivals, like Chaturmas, Janmashtami, and Ekadashi vrat. Additionally, your birthday and the days of grahan or eclipse are also great occasions for performing the homam.