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About the Pooja
Shashti poorthi is celebrated when a person touches mile stone of 60 turning 60 years old . In Hinduism, this point has significance as by this time a man would have completed his duties of life like growing children to productive age and other family responsibilities. On this occasion, a person announces his retirement from family duties and starts spiritual seeking. After age of 60, an individual enters into late -adulthood life which is period of involution- degrading heath and related illness. This renounces the importance of Shashti poorthi puja. A series of pujas are performed for healthy future of individual at this occasion.
During these occasion a series of pujas are performed, here three major ones :
1.Maha Mruthyanjaya japa or homa - Lord Shiva is being pleased at this occasion. Benefits of performance includes protection from ailments and longevity.
2.Navagraha mantra japa or homa - Pleasing all the nine planets that guides one’s deeds or Karma .
3.Dhanvanthiri mantra japa or homa - Dhanvanthiri is god of medicine . Pleasing him would bless an individual with sound health.
To celebrate shashti poorthi with its significance in terms of rituals, it should be presided by well experienced and qualified purohit. Select from our best list of multilingual purohits as per your preferred language.
Here are some materials required for Shashthi poorthi pujas :