Gruhapravesam Pooja is performed before shifting to a new house to get rid of all the evil forces from that place. All the Poojas and homa performed during Gruhapravesha helps to bring good fortune and help the dwellers to live happily.
This Ceremony starts with purohits chanting mantras to purify the new house , Gau Pooja is performed, Then Gruha pravesham is done, then milk boilng ceremony starts after which Ganesha pooja, Maha Sankalpam and Punyaha vachanam and then Ganapathi homa, Lakshmi Kubera homa, Navagraha homa and Vastu mantra japa & homa will be performed by invoking the corresponding Lord as per shastras and vidhana.
When to Perform Gruhapravesha?
Date can be fixed as per the janma nakshatra or the birth star, of the male head and female head of the family, or the owner of the new house.