Marriage is a traditional process for the new couple to start a new life among the social circle and continues their dynasty of family. So marriage is a big ceremony within Fifteen days or one week. The brides have some rituals and ceremonies with all relatives. The people enjoy the ritual and playing.
The commitment to lead a life with responsibility and carry the future. Marriage is the ever-last commitment for the inclusion bonding of family when the couple gets married. Marriage means a new bonding of life and a new relationship with the family.
In Hinduism, the marriage ceremony starts with Homa or fire ritual that means include five natural elements for witness while starting a new life with all elder blessings, gods and goddesses.
Importance of Marriage
Marriage signifies new bonding with a new family, new responsibilities, attention, rituals, etc. In worldly emphasis in India has to follow the tradition, culture, and customs. This ritual is a life long bond until death.
Rule of marriage
As per the Veda Shastra/ Spiritual Books during the marriage, both bride and bridegroom along with their parent's parental lineage are verified and marriage performs according to one's customs.
Muhurat of marriage
The Muhurat time consists of 90 minutes where the planetary position determines the main factor of the marriage and other auspicious rituals take place by purohit/pandit at the temple or function hall. So the Muharat is a very important role during the marriage.
What is marriage?
Marriage is a symbol of commitment life and the bride and bridegroom to live joint together in their life.
Why Hinduism give important to the marriage?
Hindu people traditionally, followed the marriage ceremony meanwhile, they revere the custom and tradition.
Is marriage important to our life?
Yes, Whenever the Hinduism priority is given to the marriage, society respect married couples only.
Where marriage will celebrate?
Generally, the marriage performs at the temple and function hall. However, the elder decides where will celebrate depends on the bride's couple horoscope.
When marriage will celebrate?
Generally, the marriage fix on an auspicious day it also depends on the bride and bridegroom horoscope.
Is this a happy celebration?
Yes, marriage is the happiest ceremony. So, all family, relatives friends combined as well as it is a chance to meet and share the feelings to someone.
Marriage is one of the most famous ceremonies in the Hindu religion. According to the Hindu religion following this marriage ritual respectively, considered as the symbol of culture and customs. Marriage indicates ‘Mangalya' and is the symbol of Marriage. During the ritual, the bridegroom knots the nuptial on the bride's neck. This ceremony is celebrated with relatives, families, and friends. The bride and bridegroom get married for the growth of family/dynasty and also responsibility or commitment. The marriage should be held on Subha Muhurat day during auspicious time.
Sankalpam( The Testimony of The Vedic Vidhi)
The word Sankalpam indicates the Vedic astrology of Panchang, place, time, day, Tithi, Nakshatra, Yogam, and Karanam. These are recited to the three trinities of Bhrama, Vishnu, and Shiva. The Vedic Vidhi recites for the current Vedic year and the Vedic name of the subcontinent and other significant elements. At the end of the Sankalpa needs family members Name, Gotra, Zodiac sign, Birth star to recite as a part of the puja and to get the blessings from the Lord Maha Ganapati, Navagrahas, family deity (kula devata), Grama devata and Ishta devata (favorite god one’s choice). So the first procedure is to invoke blessings from the deity. Varalakshmi Vratam is performed with special Idol of Devi one day before marriage to get the blessing from the Goddess.
The Ganapati puja is considered as an auspicious for all the ceremonies while starting the puja. By doing Ganapathi puja, will get free from obstacles, hurdles in life. It acquires materialistic, spirituality in life.
The word Punya Vachanam gives clarity of the clean ritual by invoking the blessings from the Lord Varuna (the lord of water) along with sacred rivers of the country namely Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati, Narmada, Sindhu, and Cavery. The tirtha mantras are recited where the Punya Vachanam is performed, and their all the five elements are,
Jal - water
Vayu - air
Prithvi - earth
Agni - fire
Akasha - sky or space
By the chanting of Vedic mantras related to Lord Varuna, the place will be purified, where the positive energy is being retained in the pot and Punyavachana can be performed.
Navagrahas are nine planets and each planet governs a specific element (five elements) in the life cycle, so the certain specified planetary combinations in the horoscope give both malefic effects and good effects.
The beneficial effects are taken into consideration of the particular planet individually and also in their combination, generally to rectify or to neutralize the evil effect of the planets. During Navagraha puja chanting of mantras is replaced continuously.
To remove the malefic effects of the planets this Navagraha puja can be performed. During this puja one will get blessings from Adidevata (subordinate lord of the planet), ‘Prathana Devata’ (main deity of the planet).
The Kalasa puja can be done with the help of a copper vessel. Place the Kalasa, fill it with water, a coin and nine types of grains. In red cloth, one can tie the coconut. Then, coconut is placed on the top of Kalasa with mango leaves. By doing this procedure Kalasa puja can be finished.
Sri Rudra Maha-mantra puja
This puja is performed for Lord Shiva because he recites the soul and relieves from the evil effects. According to Hinduism, Lord Shiva removes the recycle of birth and so, elder people want to worship the Mantra during puja.
Sri Rudra maha-mantra puja is the most powerful puja, observed to suppress the evil effects of the planets. This puja has done to get rid of the Dosha, and free from all struggle.
The Kuladevatha gives blessings to the married women and family. This ritual should be performed on any auspicious day.
Mangalya puja is performed by married women. During that puja, she will get blessings from the deities and elder people.
Maha Mangal Aarti
The Astavedha Seva is done along with the Vedic chants. The camphor Aarti, flowers, and akshatha is offered after the completion of the puja.
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