Annapurna Puja

Annapurna puja is celebrated in the month of April every year. The Mother Goddess Annapurna is worshipped on this day. It is believed that Goddess Annapurna provides us with all essential commodities which are required for our survival. The Annapurna temple is well decorated on this day and people generally visit temple to have a darshan of Goddess.

The sacred in most of the temple is maintained strictly. The prayer  is offered at the feet of Goddess with flowers. Prepared food to the Mother Goddess is offered at the time of Puja. The same is offered to the public in the

form of Prasad which the devotees have with full devotion. Some people generally try to spend the day with family members and friends. In some places, especially provision are made to offer the best services to the devotees.

The puja starts with the wonderful welcoming of Mother Goddess Annapurna. It is followed by Aarti, Pushpanjali ( Offering flowers at the feet

of Goddess Annapurna). People enjoy the evening aarti every much. Most of the children have summer vacation in the month of April in India. They generally accompany their parents and elders to the temple to have a darshan of the Mother Goddess Annapurna.

In Hyderabad 3 to 4 places generally celebrate this puja. They generally start the preparation well in advance about a month or so. The preparation starts with welcoming of Guests and Devotees at large. The devotees generally offer rice, pulses, milk, vegetables, sweets and edible oils.  The same is placed before the God in a beautiful manner. Most of the people generally preserve the wonderful moment in their photo albums.

Serving the Mother Goddess Annapurna and get her blessings will certainly bring happiness, joy and prosperity in one’s life. May Mother Goddess Annapurna Bless Us All.

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  • manas  28-08-2015

    Offering prayers to God by following rituals brings satisfaction, happiness and prosperity in one's life.  Puja of various God brings the joy of meeting friends, relatives and knowing them much better.

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