Puja is performed as an expression of gratitude. It is difficult to evaluate the power of Guru Padukas. The purpose of performing Paduka Puja is to surrender the ego at his lotus feet. Life becomes more fulfilled when gratitude fills the heart. Pada Puja Kanike is given to perform the Pada Puja. Obeisance is offered to the Padukas of Sri Raghavendra Swamy.