Pooja Items

Click on the specific pooja to see the list of items you should bring for conducting the pooja.

Pooja Items List

  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Puja ki Supari
  • Sweet
  • Betel leaves (Pan ke patte)
  • Shringar Items for Devi Parvati
  • Kumkum
  • Small candle for diya
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Sweets
  • Lemons : 4
  • Coconut : 1
  • $35 payable to temple
  • $15 payable to priest
Home Pooja Temple Pooja
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Kumkum
  • Chandan powder/ Sandalwood powder
  • Abhir
  • Gulal
  • Sindoor
  • Haldi
  • Red thread/ mauli : 1 small packet
  • White thread / Yagyo pavitam : 1
  • Agarbatti/ incense stick : 1pkt
  • Cotton Wick/ Batti for Diya : 7 pieces
  • Matchbox
  • Coconut : 1
  • Betelnut (supari) : 5
  • Clove : 5
  • Cardamon : 5
  • Rice : 2 lb
  • Gangajal : 1 bottle
  • Ghee : ½ cup
  • Mud diya : 3
  • Dry fruits : 5 type (Almond, cashews, dry dates, pista & raisins)
  • Quarters : $5
  • camphor/karpoor :1 piece
  • Betel leaves (pan) : 10
  • Flowers : 2 bouquets
  • Banana leaves/Kela leaves(if available) : 4
  • Tulsi leaves 11or 21 or 51 or 100
  • If performing yagna, you need jow ( barley), Tii /sesame seeds, dry coconut -3 half pieces, wooden stick, and aluminum foil
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Steel Thali (steel plates) : 4
  • Katori (steel bowl) : 5
  • Steel Spoon : 1
  • Kalash : 1
  • Stands to place God’s picture/chowki- minimum 11/4 ft. : 2
  • Panchamrut (milk, yogurt, ghee, honey & sugar) : 1 cup
  • Mixed fruit prasad
  • Ganesh ji murti/ Satyanarayan ji murti or picture
  • Small plastic bowls : 11
  • Drinking water : 1 jug
  • Big bowl to empty water : 1
  • Aasan for Pandit ji and Yajman (Depends upon number of people in pooja)
  • Paper Napkin or cloth napkins
  • Panchamrut (milk, yogurt, ghee, honey & sugar): 1 cup
  • Milk : 1-gallon
  • Flowers
  • Betel leaves/paan : 5
  • Sweets
  • Bel patra
  • Fruits
  • Red thread /Mauli :1 packet
  • White thread/ yagnopaveetham :1
  • Fruits:5
  • Flowers:1 bouquet
  • Kumkum
  • Chandan powder/ Sandalwood powder
  • Abhir
  • Gulal
  • Sindoor
  • Haldi
  • Red thread/ mauli :1 small packet
  • White thread / Yagnopaveetham :1
  • Agarbatti/ incense stick :1pkt
  • Cotton Wick/ Batti for Diya :7 pieces
  • Matchbox
  • Coconut :1
  • Betelnut (supari):10
  • Cloves :5
  • Cardamom :5
  • Ghee 200 gram
  • Sweets
  • Ganga Jal :1 bottle
  • Rice 200 gram
  • camphor/karpoor
  • Change coins :$5
  • Red cloth 1 1/4 meters
  • jaggery:100grams
  • Spade for digging the ground
  • Bricks :5
  • Panchratan/5 gems :1 packet
  • Metal snake small :1
  • Swastik
  • Panchdhatu :5 metals
  • Kalash :1 small
  • Panchamrit (milk, ghee, sugar, honey, yogurt) :1 cup
  • Steel plates: 3
  • Steel bowls :5
  • Steel spoon :5
  • Paper napkins
  • Aasan
  • Ganesh ji and kuldevi picture
  • chowki
  • Water
  • Copper pot/Kalash :1
  • Kumkum
  • Chandan powder/ Sandalwood powder
  • Red thread:Mauli
  • Rice :1 lb
  • Panchamrit (milk, ghee, sugar, honey, yogurt) :1 cup
  • White (Janoi) thread / Yagno pavitam : 2
  • Betel nut/ supari :7
  • Agarbatti ( incense sticks)
  • Fruits:7 any type
  • Flowers :2 bouquets
  • Betel leaves/ paan :10
  • Coconut :1
  • Dry coconut : 2 pieces
  • Dry fruits or sweets
  • Paper napkins
  • Steel plates: 3
  • Steel bowls :5
  • Steel spoon :5
  • Aasan (seat)
  • Diya’s : 3
  • Cotton for batti/wick
  • Ghee
  • Fruits :5 to 7
  • Flowers :1 bunch
  • Panchamrit (ghee, honey, sugar, milk, yogurt) : :1 cup
  • Coconut :1
  • Betel leaves/paan
  • Janoi/ yagnopaveetham /white thread:1
  • Picture of the deceased
  • Jav
  • Til(sesame seeds)
  • Flowers :21 bunches
  • Fruits :11
  • Betel leaves /paan :10
  • Coconut :1
  • 2’*2’ black fabric
  • Loose coins
  • Dry coconut: 2
  • Hawan samagri
  • White thread/ yagnopaveetham :2
  • Black sesame seeds
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Sweets
  • Pushpa mala/ garland
  • Betel leaves/paan :10
  • Panchamrit :1 cup (milk, yogurt, ghee, honey sugar)
  • Flowers :1 bunch
  • Fruits
  • Dry coconut: 2-3 pieces
  • Jav :100 grams
  • Sesame seeds/til :100 grams
  • Sweets
  • Supari :7
  • Cheda-chedi cloth (piece of cloth)
  • Fruits :5
  • Flowers
  • Paan patta (pooja ke paan) : 5
  • Fresh coconut
  • Slate (for writing) + chalk
  • Notebook + pen
  • Supari :2
  • Red thread / Mauli
  • Sweets ( can be purchased from the temple)
  • Supari : 5
  • Jav : 100 gm
  • Til : 100 gram
  • Janoi : 2
  • Fruits : total 11
  • Flowers : 1 bunch
  • Sweet
  • Panchamrut (milk+yogurt+ghee+sugar+honey): 1 cup
  • Coconut: 1
  • Pan patta : 10
  • Rice flour : 1 lb
  • Vastra Daan
  • Photo of the deceased person
  • Names of deceased ancestors
  • Paper napkin roll
  • Disposable plates : 5
  • Disposable bowls : 10
  • Kanku powder (Red): 1 Packet
  • Chandan : 1 pack
  • Rice : 1 lb
  • Flowers : 1 bunch
  • Pan patta : 5
  • Fresh Coconut: 2
  • Incense sticks : 1 pack
  • Cotton Cloth
  • Matchbox
  • Clay Diya : 3
  • Ghee : 100 gram
  • Ganeshji idol (Murti)
  • Red piece of cloth
  • Bajot (for sitting)
  • Nada cheddi cloth : 1
  • Janoi: 1
  • Supari : 5
  • Karpoor/Camphor
  • Panchamrut
  • Disposable bowl
  • Paper napkins
  • Kalash : 1
  • Ring for ceremony
  • Gud (jaggery) :1
  • Thali: 3
  • Katori : 5
  • Spoons : 5
  • Flowers
  • Fruits
  • Panchamrut (milk+yogurt+ghee+sugar+honey): 1 cup
  • Milk
  • Prasad
  • Shringar package
  • Janoi
  • Mauli
  • Panchamrut (milk+yogurt+ghee+sugar+honey+tulsi): 1 cup
  • Flowers
  • Fruits :16
  • Sweets
  • Milk :1-gallon
  • Shringaar pack< :16/strong>
  • Betel nuts/supari :2
  • Betel leaves/paan :5
  • Kumkum
  • Chandan
  • Abil
  • Gulal
  • Coconut : 2
  • Janoi : 1
  • Nada Cheddi : 1
  • Supari : 5
  • Incense sticks (agarbatti) : 1 packet
  • Cotton balls
  • Matchbox
  • Ghee: 200 gms
  • Clay Diya : 3
  • Sweet
  • Dry Fruits: 200 gms
  • Dry coconut shell : 2
  • Ganga jal
  • Cloves : 5
  • Cardamom : 5
  • Pan patta= 10
  • Flower : 1 bouquet
  • Fruits : 11
  • Mogra garland (if available)
  • Paper Napkins
  • Disposable bowl
  • Disposable plates
  • Thali :3
  • Katori: 5
  • Spoons : 5
  • Asan or sheet to sit on
  • Panchamrut(milk+yogurt+ghee+honey+sugar) : 1 cupSeat : 3
  • Other items according to your customs
Without Havan With Havan Vastu Pooja
  • Chandan : 1 small pack
  • Kumkum : 1 small pack
  • Mauli : 1
  • Janoi thread (yagnopavit) : 1
  • Rice : 1lb
  • Wheat : 1 lb
  • Supari : 5
  • Cloves : 5 pcs
  • Cardamom: 5 pcs
  • Coconut : 2
  • Cotton balls
  • Matchbox
  • Diya : 3
  • Gangajal (holy water) : 1 bottle
  • Clay pot or copper pot (for Griha Pravesh)
  • Dry fruits
  • Small styrofoam bowl
  • Thali(plates) : 5
  • Katori (steel bowls) : 5
  • Spoons : 5
  • Paper Napkins
  • Aasan : 2 (for seating, seat, or cushions)
  • Panchamrut (mixture of milk. Yogurt, sugar, honey, ghee) : 1 cup
 

For Pooja -

  • 1 jug full of clean water
  • Variety of flowers
  • Sweets
  • Fresh flowers :2 bouquets
  • Paan patta (nagarvel pan)
  • Chandan : 1 small pack
  • Kumkum : 1 small pack
  • Mauli : 1
  • Janoi thread (yagnopavit) : 1
  • Rice : 1lb
  • Wheat : 1 lb
  • Supari : 5
  • Cloves : 5 pcs
  • Cardamom: 5 pcs
  • Coconut : 2
  • Cotton balls
  • Matchbox
  • Diya : 3
  • Gangajal (holy water) : 1 bottle
  • Clay pot or copper pot (for griha pravesh)
  • Dry fruits
  • Small styrofoam bowl
  • Thali(plates) : 5
  • Katori (steel bowls) : 5
  • Spoons : 5
  • Paper Napkins
  • Aasan : 2 (for seating, seat or cushions)
  • Panchamrut (mixture of milk. Yogurt, sugar, honey, ghee) : 1 cup
 

For Pooja -

  • 1 jug full clean water
  • Variety of flowers
  • Sweets
  • Fresh flowers :2 bouquets
  • Paan patta (nagarvel pan)
  • Havan Samagri
  • Dry coconut : 3
  • Jav
  • Til (sesame seeds)
  • Wood sticks
  • Aluminum foil
  • Gugal : 50 gm
  • Chandan, Kumkum, Abil, Gulal, Mauli
  • Janoi : 2
  • Incense Sticks : 1 pack
  • Clay Diya : 3
  • Ghee : 200 gms
  • Cotton Batti for Diya
  • Coconut (fresh) :2
  • Supari : 10
  • Red cloth : 1&½ meter
  • Yellow fabric : 1&½ meter
  • White fabric : 1&½ meter
  • Dry fruits: 200 grams
  • Sweet
  • Gud (jaggery)
  • Rice : 2 lbs
  • Cloves : 5 gms
  • Cardamom : 5gms
  • Dry Coconut : 2 pcs
  • Karpoor/Camphor
  • Pack of Havan Samagri
  • Jav : 1 pack (100 gms)
  • Til (sesame seeds) : 1 pack : 100 gms
  • Disposable bowls : 15
  • Disposable dishes : 5
  • Paper napkins
  • Foil tray : small to medium size
  • Paan patta (Betel leaf) : 10
  • Asan: seat
  • Clay pot or Kalash
  • Ganga Jal
  • Ganesh ji or Kuldevi picture
  • Panch Ratna, Panch Dhatu or Vastu Murti
  • Copper pot(small)
  • Flowers, Fruits (11)
  • Matchbox
  • Panchamrut (milk, yogurt, ghee, sugar, honey) : 1cup
  • Thali (plates) :4
  • Katori : 6
  • Spoons : 6
  • Small steel plate : 3
  • Aluminum foil :3 pcs
  • Clean water for pooja
  • Kumkum, chandan, abil, gulal : 1 packet
  • Janoi: 2
  • Mauli : 1
  • Supari :9
  • Paan patta: 10
  • Coconut (nariyal) : 1
  • Dry coconut
  • Nav Dhan : 1 pack
  • Jav
  • Til
  • Havan samagri package
  • Loose coins : $5
  • Flowers : 1 bunch
  • Fruits : 10
  • Karpoor : 1
  • Cotton Balls
  • Matchbox
  • Ghee
  • Aluminum Foil
  • Sweet
  • Disposable bowls: 10
  • Disposable dish :5
  • Thali : 3
  • Katori : 5
  • Spoons : 5
  • Paan (Betel leaves) : 5
  • Coconut
  • Flowers
  • Sweet
  • Fruits
  • Panchamrut
  • New pair of scissors
  • Ziplock bag :1
  • Small piece of cloth (any color) :1
  • Fruits
  • Flowers
  • Coconut
  • Panchamrut
  • Betel Leaves (paan): 10
  • Betel Nut(supari) : 5
  • Sweets for prasad
  • Dry Fruits
  • Tulsi Leaves (holy Basil) : a handful
  • Small bowls: 12
  • Rice : 2 lbs
  • Gangajal ( available at Indian stores)
  • Dry Coconut : 2
  • Jow (Barley with husk) : available at Indian stores
  • Black Til ( black sesame seeds)
  • Ghee : 200 grams
  • Agarbatti (incense sticks)
  • Matchbox
  • Steel spoons :3
  • Steel Plates :2
  • Paper Napkins
  • Chowrang (small table)
  • Fruits :5 - 10
  • Flowers (bunch)
  • Small flower garland
  • Paan patta (pooja ke paan) : 5
  • Fresh coconut
  • Rice kheer/ rice pudding
  • Supari :2
  • Red thread / Mauli
  • Sweets (can be purchased from the temple)