Akshaya Tritiya, the third day of the bright half of Vaishakh, is considered one of the most sacred days to start anything auspicious. Akshaya Tritiya or Akha Teej is the birthday of Lord Parashurama, the sixth incarnation of Vishnu. It is also regarded as the start of the Treta Yuga. Now let’s perform Akshaya Tritiya Puja.
Now Let’s perform Akshaya Tritiya Puja.
- Let’s first collect all puja items.
- Next we will perform the main puja.
Let’s Collect Akshaya Tritiya Puja Items & Learn Their Significance
- Moli (red thread)
- Roli (red powder)
- Incense sticks
- Sweets, Fruits
- Curd (Yogurt)
- Clarified butter (Ghee)
- Dry fruits
- Yagyopavit (sacred thread)
Let’s Perform The Main Akshaya Tritiya Puja
Let's Perform The Main Puja
Puja is considered complete after we offer dakshina
Mantras, Regional Information, Food Restrictions For Akshaya Tritiya Puja.
Take flowers or unbroken grains of rice in your hands. Meditate upon the goddess, saying:
Ya sa padma sanastha vipula kati tati padma patrayat aksi
Gam bhira vartana bhistana bharana mita subhra vastrottariya
Ya laksmir divya rupa irmani gana kha citaih sna pitahema kumbh aih
Sa nityam padma hasta mama vasatu grhe sarva mangalyayukta swaha
Meaning: “this shloka describes the divine beauty of the goddess Laksmi who is seated on a lotus”.