Annaprasana also called “Grain initiation or Rice feeding” ceremony is performed when the child is ready to make the transition from liquid food to solid food. Usually, the child is fed with very small quantities of Rice or Sweet payasam. This pooja is performed to show gratitude to the Lord for showering the parents with a child that is healthy and ready to eat solid food.
When to perform Annaprasana?
This ceremony is generally performed on the 6th or 7th month on a date that is compatible with the Janma Nakshatra of the child on a good and an auspicious thithi and yoga.
Benefits of Annaprasana:
- Performing this Annaprasana pooja helps the child to have good digestion and which will, in turn, help the child to grow healthy and strong.
- Anything unhealthy or any substance that will cause illness to the child will get cleansed once this pooja is performed.
Book Vadhyar for Annaprasana / Grain or Rice Feeding Ceremony. Vadhyar will bring all the Pooja samagri(items). All the Vadhyar are well experienced and studied from Vedic Pathshala.