This story is connected with Monday fast. Monday fast is practiced to propitiate Lord Shiva and Parvati. The panchakshara Mantra "Om Namah Shivaya" should be repeated on this day. Shiva worship on Mondays is beautifully explained in the Skanda Purana: It is said that anyone who desire happiness and an accomplished life should keep a fast on every Monday along with worshipping Lord Shiva with the complete procedure of reciting Vedic and traditional Mantras and Chants in praise of Lord Shiva. It is explained that people who worship Lord Shiva on Mondays will always achieve their objectives and will never be deprived of praise and success.
Worship procedure: Ganpati invocation mantra, Invocation mantras of all major deities, Dhyaan, Katha of Somvar, Aarti, Pushpaanjali, Prasadam.
Duration: 1.5 hours
This puja can be done:
- For 1 Monday
For 16 consecutive Mondays: The Somvrat vrat story will be recited for 16 consecutive Mondays and a Yagna, will be performed on the last Monday.
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Eshwar Bhakti priests will perform Puja as per vedic rituals based on birth details. Please mention your birth details (name, date, place, time), & Sankalp (your wish) at checkout. This is a individual Puja (you may do puja on individual name or include your near and dear ones in the puja). You will be provided with the direct contact no. of the priest, to call during the Sankalpa/Puja. Know more about Yajna / Hindu Ritual Ceremonies / Online Puja Services .
You can opt for a puja DVD or without DVD from the box above. If you opt for a DVD, it will be couriered to you, else, the puja photos will be emailed to you, on successful completion of the puja. The DVD would be of approx. 1 hour, having the main rituals of the puja.
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