Bilva Patra Pooja (108 Bilva Leaves)
Using 1008 Bilva Patra
leaves, Pushpanjali pooja will be performed to Lord Shivawith Shiva
Sahasranama, which glorifies Lord Paramashiva. This Pushpanjali
Pooja is very effective. Our wishes will be fulfilled through his
blessings. This pushpanjali Pooja is also very effective for those
who are in love or waiting for or desiring to marry.
Srimad Devi Bhaghavatham also proclaims that Sri Lakshmi Devi
Herself performed this prayer to obtain the blessings from Lord
Paramashiva for Her union with Lord Mahavishnu.
The Bilva Patra leaves are regarded as the favorite of Lord Shiva.
The other names of this tree are Bel or Wood apple and its botanical
name is Aegle marmilos. Leaves of this tree are offered to Lord
Shiva. The triple form of bilva-patra is most sacred and is placed
on Shiva-linga. Pooja of the Shiva Linga is performed with the
prescribed articles like flowers, coconut etc., Shivopasana mantra
is recited and archana is performed by reciting the 108 Namavali
(names) of Lord Shiva with 108 Bilva Patras. The Shodasa Upacharas
are performed. Worshipping with Bilva leaves pleases Lord Shiva and
Sri Maha Lakshmi. Sri Matha Maha Lakshmi has a mantra in her
ashtotram called "Om Bilva Rupaye Namah".
The pooja performed depends on
the type of problem & the individuals Birth Chart, usually a Pundit is
consulted for advice on the type of poojas that is to be conducted. If
you have any doubts please ask to our Pundits. A detailed analysis of
your Horoscope chart, by our Pundits would suggest you the most suitable
remedies or if to conduct special poojas for specific problems at
specific temples, that would help you over come your problems and to
obtain evident good results with the Power of Cosmic Energy.
How Do We
Perform This Pooja?
Based on your Birth Chart and
on the instructions given by our Pundit, selective poojas are performed
by Our Experienced Priests. Our Priests has vast experience in the field
of performing Poojas & Homams. The Priests at Sri Gayathri Ashram
perform prayers and Poojas on behalf of others every day. You can have a
special pooja performed for yourself, your loved ones and friends, for
the success of your business or other activities, to remove obstacles to
health or to assist a person who is sick or dying.