Bhoomi pooja is performed before starting construction of any building says house, industrial, and shops.
Vasthu pooja is held before housewarming (Graha Pravesam) that is before you start living in your house or before you use construction that built.
Bhoomi pooja and Vasthu pooja are similar in the purpose, procedures and the Mantras involved.
Bhoomi Pooja additionally has the chanting of Bhuh Suktha (Mantras In the salutation of Mother Earth).
It may not include the analysis, remedial recommendations, and measures for the construction.
What is Bhoomi Pooja:
Bhoomi or Bhooma Devi is a Hindi Goddess that is Mother Earth. Before starting any construction over the Bhoomi that is a land, Bhoomi Pooja is performed. The pooja is held to seeking permission from Bhooma Devi with her blessings and assistance to complete the work.
The pooja is also meant for praying to forgive us for the disruption of the many living beings that are already there in and on the land we are going to construct buildings.
Bhoomi Pooja Rituals:
The land where the Bhoomi pooja is performed is cleaned and purified.
The rituals performed on Bhoomi Pooja are as follows:
The persons who are conducting the Bhoomi pooja have to do shatkarma – Pavitrikaran, Aachaman, Shikhavandan, Pranayam, Najas, and Prithivipoojan.
Rice grains, flower petals, and water are given to those performing the ritual and ask them to offer it to the Bhoomi or land while chanting the shlokas.
After that, the Devi Pooja is performed invoking the mother goddess.
Ganges water or other holy water is sprinkled in the land using the mango leaves or flowers to purify the place by chanting Mantras.
Pranpratishtha and Pooja
Rice grains and flower petals are sprinkled on the earth using the right hand by saying Mantras.
After the pooja, put the auspicious things inside the Bhoomi or land. The objects that are going to be dug in the earth or Bhoomi are first worshipped by anointing them with roli.
Then Rice grains and flower petals are offered. Auspicious things like rice grains, turmeric, durba grass, betel nuts, and kalava are put inside the pit. You can also put the Auspicious metals like gold and silver.
Bhoomi Pooja Homam Package Contains:
|Tamil Name||English Name||Quantity|
|மஞ்சள் பொடி||Turmeric Powder||100g|
|அகர்பதி||Incenses Stick||1 Pkt|
|பச்சரிசி||Raw Rice||1 kg|
|கோதுமை, நெல், துவரை,உளுந்து கொள்ளு, எள், பச்சை பயிறு, பச்சை பட்டாணி .அவறை||Wheat Paddy, Pigeonpea, Black Gram, Horse Gram, Sesame, green gram, Green Peas, Bean||1 kg|