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PurePrayer provides best and highly meritorious Pandits for Satyanarayana Pooja-Katha-Vrat in Bangalore in your homes, and for important occasions. You can consult our astrologers for all your Puja needs and to plan the event well in advance. We offer highly hygienic and sanitized Homa Kuteera or Kshetra destinations to choose for a safe and satisfactory puja. We can conduct the puja through a video call or perform puja at a Kshetra on your behalf and send you a video of the puja.

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You can opt for performing Satyanarayana Vratha Katha in Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ), Satyanarayan Bhagavan ki Katha in Hindi (हिन्दी), Satyanarayan Pooja in Marathi (मराठी), Satyanarayan katha in Gujarati (ગુજરાતિ), Satyanarayana Puja in Telugu (తెలుగు) Satyanarayana Vratham in Tamil (தமில்) and many more.

Sri Satyanarayana Pooja is performed with the Sankalpam (Resolve) to Lord Vishnu in the form of Sri Satya Narayana Swamy, seeking his benevolence to remove all the obstacles and negative forces and lead to victory or success in all the endeavours.

Performing Sri Satyanarayan Katha at home can be a simple affair limited to family members. It is also performed by many business entities. It can be an elaborate affair coupled with Bhojanam (feast) for celebrating success or achievement of milestones.

Purohit performing Satyanarayan pooja

Purohit performing Satyanarayan pooja

How should I perform Satyanarayan Pooja – Katha – Vrat at home?

You may consider worship of Sri Satyanarayan for different reasons.

Satyanarayan Vrat Katha:

You can perform Satyanarayan Vrat Katha seeking his grace and benevolence favouring the success of venture, beginning of work, business and many more. Some perform with a Sankalpam (Oath) to continue for sixteen years.

Satyanarayan Puja:

You may perform Satyanarayan Puja, seeking his grace and benevolence after successfully accomplishing of milestone events like marriage, Griha Pravesh, Naamkaran, completion of education and many more.

Aavart Satyanarayan Puja:   

Avart Satyanarayan Puja is generally performed every Full Moon or a select day or star of the month on regular basis for prosperity, health and welfare of the family.

Nimitta Satyanarayan Puja:

Whenever the inner conscience suggests that Satyanarayan Puja be taken up on learning about good news, favourable development, or anxious moments pile up worries, you can perform Nimitta Satyanarayan Puja.

How is Sri Satyanarayan Vrat Katha performed?

Sri Satyanarayan Vrat Katha is performed with ‘Shodashopachar’ Puja offerings with either the idol or image of Satyanarayan set in a Mantap or high altar. Shri Satyanarayan Katha is recited along with the Puja. Nivedan or Bhog is offered to the lord.

Satyanarayan Vrat Katha is said to be capable of yielding Chaturvidha Kaamyas (Also known as four types of Purusharthas) like acquiring wealth, prosperity, harmony in family and success in life.

Satya Narayan Pooja is highly recommended for business or career growth and can be performed on any day. Auspicious dates like Yekadashi and Purnima of any month are the most preferred ones. You can also perform Satya Narayana Puja in the evenings.

You can perform Satyanarayan Vratham in your residence, workplace or in any convention hall.

When should we do Satyanarayana Pooja at home?

You can perform Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat anytime. However, to perform puja as per tradition may require preparation and assistance of Pandit or purohit. You may select the puja date on the basis of good Tithi as in Panchangam (the Hindu calendar). As a ready reckoner suggestion, all Poornima dates are considered highly auspicious.

Poornima dates in 2020

Date Hindu Month
10 Jan 2020 Paushmaas
08 Feb 2020 Maaghmaas
09 Mar 2020 Phalgunmaas
08 Apr 2020 Chaitramaas
07 May 2020 Vaishaakhmaas
05 Jun 2020 Jyeshthamaas
05 Jul 2020 Ashaadhmaas
03 Aug 2020 Shravanmaas
02 Sep 2020 Bhadrapadmaas
01 Oct 2020 Adhik Ashvayujmaas
31 Oct 2020 Nija Ashvayujmaas
30 Nov 2020 Kartikmaas
30 Dec 2020 Margsheershmaas


Sri Satyanarayana Swamy

Satyanarayan puja

Significance of Satyanarayan Vrat-Katha:

Lord Vishnu is said to have assured Maharshi Narad as, “Anyone who performs Shri Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham and Puja in the right way they will get all the pleasures on earth & will reach their goal”. This finds mention in the Rewa Khand of Skanda Puran. Lord Satyanarayan is the embodiment of truth.

Satya means truth. The lord makes us realize the truth about Supreme Consciousness, that he is the ultimate. Hence, this Pooja got the name, “Satyanarayan-Katha-Vrat”.

Months of Karteekmaas, Vaisakhmaas, Shravanmaas and Chaitramaas in the Hindu calendar are considered as more auspicious to perform pooja.

Pureprayer provides a complete guidance on the performance of the ‘Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat’ (Satya Narayan Katha). Our Pandits and Purohits performing Satyanarayana Puja are multi-lingual and can speak English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati etc.

Note: Catering or ‘Prasadam’ preparations at site or delivery on request.

Kalash Puja during Satyanarayan Pooja

Kalash Puja during Satyanarayan Pooja

FAQ Section for Satyanarayan Pooja

What is Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat?

Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat is nothing but dedication of one’s mind-body and soul in Lord Vishnu and worshipping him in the form of Sri Satyanarayan Swamy as narrated by Maharshi Sutha Puranik in Puranas.

What is the significance of Satyanarayan Pooja?

Lord Vishnu is said to have assured Maharshi Narad as, “Anyone who performs Shri Satyanarayana Swamy Vratham and Puja in the right way they will get all the pleasures on earth & will reach their goal”. This finds mention in the Rewa Khand of Skanda Puran. Lord Satyanarayan is the embodiment of truth. Hence Satyanarayan Pooja is performed after occasions like many occasions like marriage, Griha Pravesh or House warming.

What can I eat during Satyanarayan Pooja fast?

When Satyanarayan Pooja is performed as a Vrat, it is done by means fasting. And hence, people do not consume any food like rice, pulses or wheat in any form. However,  a Satvik diet made of ingredients such as Sabudana, Kuttu, Singhara, Potato, Sweet Pumpkin, Sweet potato etc are consumed when fasting may be difficult. The day begins by rising early and taking a bath.

What should I take for Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat?

Puja Samagri| Material list |Puja Dravya required for Satyanarayan Puja

  • Haridra (Turmeric powder-Haldi)
  • Kumkum (Red vermillion or Sindoor)
  • Navadhanya (a mixture of nine herbs offered to Navagraha ( nine planets ) )
  • Incense sticks
  • Camphor
  • Sandal paste
  • A framed picture of Lord Satyanarayana
  • A small idol (or coin) of Lord Satyanarayana (optional)
  • Wheat for spreading below the Peetham for deity
  • Betel leaves (100No.)
  • Betel nuts (50 pcs.)
  • Coins (40 No.)
  • Dry Dates / Almonds (50 No.)
  • Coconuts (8 No.)
  • Flowers
  • Floral garlands (3No.)
  • Peetham (1No. for the deity)
  • Peetham (2No. for siting)
  • Two Vessels (Silver, Copper, Brass, or even earthen) – one for Kalash and another for the ritual
  • Ringing bell
  • A large cloth (to cover the Altar)pit is the favorite color or Satyanarayana wears pitambar or yellow clothes
  • A piece of yellow or red cloth (for the Kalash)
  • A ghee lamp (with at least three wicks)
  • An oil lamp
  • Cotton wicks
  • Panchamrita (Uncooked mixture of milk, yogurt, honey, sugar, and ghee)
  • Good to have
  • Conch shell
  • Tulasi dal (Indian Basil) leaves in sufficient numbers, Tulasi Manjari (flower of Tulasi)

What should I wear for Satyanarayan Pooja?

Satyanarayan Pooja is a traditional worship delineated in Puranas and practiced for many centuries in India with traditional attire of Dhothi for men and sari for women. Due to the present day demands of profession, this may be difficult to adopt for all.

Devotees performing Sri Satyanarayana Swamy Puja

Satyanarayan Pooja-Vrat-Katha in traditional attire

Who can perform Satyanarayan Pooja-Katha-Vrat?

Anyone desiring to perform Satyanarayana Pooja may worship Lord Vishnu in the form of Sri Satyanarayana Swamy. A simplified, step-by-step Puja procedure is available here.

Why I should perform Satyanarayan Pooja?

Satyanarayana katha is a Puja-Vrat performed seeking the benevolence of Lord Vishnu in the form of Satyanarayana, who is capable of granting desired results quickly as explained by Maharshi Sootha Puranik. Satyanarayan Katha reading is a part of the tradition followed while performing Satyanarayan Puja.

What does it cost to perform Satyanarayan Pooja?

Cost of performing Satyanarayan Pooja depends on many factors.

  • Is Satyanarayana Puja to be performed it at home?
  • Is it for a particular occasion like Griha Pravesh, engagement, marriage?
  • Do you want to perform Satyanarayn puja as vrat?
  • Ae you looking for a monthly performance?
  • Would you require Prasad catering along with Puja?

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