The food is essential for all mortals to survive even for the gods. The mother Annapurna is the creation of the Hindu mythology as a material proof that the world survives on food.The mother Annapurna is worshipped by chanting her one hundred and eight names before taking the food and presenting it to her. There is believe that the idol should be kept over a bowl of rice.
Benefits of Annapurna Puja :
The benefit of worshipping Mother Annapurna is to get out of poverty. The mother Annapurna is the provider of food and all earthly belonging and is also worshipped for prosperity.