GUJARATI ASSOCIATION WILAYAH PERSEKUTUAN AND SELANGOR (GAWPS), MALAYSIA

Satyanarayan Ki katha

Child Naming Ceremony

Thread Ceremony

Engagement

Marriage Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Havan Ceremony

Festivals
     Important Gujarati Perabs
     year 2004

Working Chogariya
     Table of Aucpicious Time      (Chogedhiu)

 



 ITEMS REQUIRED FOR GUJARATI TRADISIONAL FESTIVALS/OCCASION


 SATYANARAYAN KI KATHA  


Mango Leaves
Banana Leaves – 4 pcs
Agarbathi
Matches
Cotton Wool
Ghee
Prasad
Amrits and Tulsi Leaves – 5 pcs (Milk, Honey, Sugar,
   Ghee, Curd)
Wooden Sandalee
Betel Leaves – 15 pcs
Rice Grains
Towel for Prayers
Flowers
Garlands
Betel Nuts (Sopari) – 2
Cloves – 11 pcs
Cardomoms – 11 pcs
Kharekh (Dried Dates) – 11 pcs
Dried Fruits – 5 types
Fresh Fruits – 20 pcs (esp. banana must be included)
Thali for Aarti – 1
Steel Thali – 2
Small Kathoris – 4
White Napkin – 4 pcs
Red Thread – 1 reel
Rose Water
Lotto – 1
Glasses – 2
Coconut – 1
Sandal Wood Powder
Camphor




SATYANARAYAN BHAGAVAN
 NAMING CEREMONY  


Milk from Girl’s Mother’s side
Betel Leaves (Sireh) – 20 pcs
Agarbathi
Matches
Red Tilak
Rice Grains
Cardamoms – 11 pcs
Betel Nuts (Sopari) – 2 pcs
Red Thread – 1 reel
Cotton Wool
Ghee
Flowers
Red Cloth – 0.5 yard (~0.5 m)
White Cloth – 0.5 yard (~0.5 m)
Cloves – 11 pcs
Rock Sugar (Sakar) – 11 pcs
Mango Leaves – 25 pcs
Coconut – 1
Thalis – 2
Katoris – 2
Steep Plates – 2
Spoon – 1
Glass – 1
Lotta – 1
Sweet Loli or Gulab Jamun
Dried Fruits – 5 types
Camphor
Rose Water
White Bed Sheet – 1
Picture of Ganesh Bhagwan – 1
Wooden Sandalee - 1


 SACRED THREAD CEREMONY
 


Things for Havan
Havan Samagri (Sesame Seeds, Javu, Jawantree, Load-kati)
Wooden Spoon (big) – 2
Ghee – 1 kg
Agarbathi
Matches
Sandalwood Sticks – 500 gm
Small Wood from Mango Tree (dried)
Camphor – 1 box
Havan-kund
Steel Spoon – 2
Steel Thalis – 2
Glasses – 7
Red Cloth – 0.5 yard (~0.5 m)
White Cloth – 0. 5 yard (~0.5 m)
Coconut – 2
Betel Leaves – 25 pcs
Betel Nuts (Sopari) – 10 pcs
Cardomoms – 10 pcs
Rock Sugar (Sakar) – 10 pcs
Rice Grains – 0.5 kg
Lotta – 1
Dried Coconuts – 2 pcs
Wooden Sandalee – 1
Mango Leaves
Dry Fruits – 5 types
Fresh Fruits – 20 pcs
Kharkhoos – 11 pcs
Prasad
Big Thaall– 1
Janya (Sacred Thread) – 2 pcs
Tumeric Powder
Red Tilak
Sindoor Red Powder
Rose Water
Flowers
Garlands
Bochini, Dhoti, Kurta, Topi, Towel, Surmo/Sarai, Hand-
    Mirror, Perfume, Comb and 2.25 yards Red Silk Cloth
Red Thread – 1 reel
White Bed Sheet
Framed Picture of Ganesh Bhagwan



THREAD CEREMONY

 

 ENGAGEMENT CEREMONY  


Bajod
Bajod Cloth Cover
Pictures of Lord Ganesh
Patla – 1 pc
Red Cloth – 0.5 m
Wheat – 600 gms
Kumkum – 20 gms
Abhil (White Powder) – 10 gms
Gulal (Red Powder) – 10 gms
Sindoor – 10 gms
Haldi (Tumeric – Powder) – 10 gms
Agarbathi
Camphor
Nara Chedhi – 1 reel
Bettle Leaves – 10 pcs
Whole Betelnuts (Sopari) – 100 gms
Cassia – 5 gms
Cardamom – 5 gms
Cloves – 5 gms
Rock Sugar (Sakkar) – 10 gms
Jaggeri – 250 gms
Corriander Seeds – 10 gms
Rice Grains for Pooja
Panchamrat (Mixture of Milk, Honey, Curd, Ghee, Sugar)
Flower Garlands for Idols
Flowers
Engagement Rings
Rose WaterBajod





ENGAGEMENT CEREMONY
 MARRIAGE CEREMONY  



Kumkum – 50 gms
Abhil (White Powder) – 20 gms
Gulal (Red Powder) – 20 gms
Sindoor – 10 gms
Agarbathis
Camphor – 10 cubes
Matches
Cotton Wool
Ghee – 1 kg
Rock Sugar (Sakkar) – 50 gms
Almonds – 25 gms
Cassia, Cardamom, Cloves – 10 gms each
Betel Leaves – 25 pcs
Whole Betelnuts – 35 pcs
Dry Dates (Kharekh) – 25 gms
Jaggeri – 100 gms
Teel-Seeds – 50 gms
Rice Grain with Husk (Sal) – 50gms
Manaekstambh – 1 pc
Supedu – 1
Mindhor – 21 pcs
Chhali – 2 pcs
Nara Chedi – 1 reel
White Cotton Cloth for Cheda Chedi – 1 yard (~ 1 m)
White Thread (Varmala) – 1 roll
Red Cotton Cloth – 1 m
Coconut – 7 pcs
Panchamrat (Mixture of Milk, Honey, Curd, Ghee & Sugar)
    Flowers (Rose, Jasmine, etc.)
Tumeric Seeds – 2 whloe seed
Kusha – Grass
Dharodi (Durva) for Ganesh Pooja
Mango Leaves or Asho Pallo Leaves (sufficient for 3 Toran)
Mango Leaves for Pooja – 20 pcs
Bajods – 2
Patlas for Ganesh Pooja – 4
Status of Lord Ganesh
Clay Katorees – 10
Flower Galands – 4
Megh (Green Beans) – 50 gms
Porridge Khichedi for Shetra Pal (600 gms)
Rice – 1 kg
Wheat – 1 kg
Small pieces of Wood for Havan – 2 kg
Sand – 1 Tin
Red Colour Veil (Chundedi)
Green Bamboo Shoot – 1 length
Clay Matlis – 4 pcs
Chorees (36 pieces) – 4 sets
Green Silk Cloth for Mamat – 1m
Refined Sugar for Kansar – 0.5kg
Stainless Steel Thali – 1pc, Lotto – 1 pc, Stainless Steel
    Vataka – 2 pcs
Indi-Pindi for Pokkhe – 4 pcs



MARRIAGE CEREMONY

 

 

 
   
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