For a person, his birthday is one of the most important events in life. Birthday not only holds special significance in one's personal life, but also his natal chart is directly connected with the date of birth.
Every year, when the age of the person increases by one, the planets and stars also witness a change thereby impacting his characteristics and personality. These changes can be negative or positive. Now, it is very important for a person to be always prepared for such changes. Therefore, since ancient ages, a special puja on the eve of birthday is recommended to everyone.
Date of birth of a person is very important and birthday puja is done in accordance with this date. When this puja is done with true dedication and is governed by the rituals mentioned in the Vedic texts, it brings amazing results to the native. Some of the benefits, which can be expected by birthday puja, are:
- This puja is believed to bring prosperity and happiness in lives of the devotee
- This puja helps the devotee in overcoming all the troubles of life
- This puja guides one through the path of growth and success
- This puja brings divine blessings for a perfect start of the new year
Birthday puja is not only a way to receive blessings of the almighty but also gives you an opportunity to thank him for everything in your life. It is to remember that birthday puja is of different types and is selected based on the study of your horoscope or Kundali.
Though different birthday pujas are recommended to different people based on their horoscope, the basic puja is same. The puja procedure includes:
- Ganpati Sthapna
- Navagraha Sthapna
- Kalash Sthapna
- Deep Prajjawalit
- Puja Samagri
- Shodhashopchar Puja
- Dakshina for Brahmins.