Naamakaranam is the process of assigning a name to the newborn baby based on its Rasi and nakshatra, Or selecting a suitable name as per the Sastras to receive the blessings of the Lord. The essential Poojas performed are Punyahavachanam and Jathakarmam.
On this day, the baby should wear new clothes, and then the rituals are done by speaking out the name of the baby in its ear. After the completion of Rituals, the name chanted during the naamakaran is considered the official Hindu name used for Sankalpa.
When to Perform Naamakaranam Pooja?
Traditionally, Naamakaranam is performed on the 11th day of the baby’s birth. It is auspicious when performed in the morning.
Benefits of Naamakaranam Pooja:
- An official name is for the identification of an individual and also for Sankalp purposes.
- It is required to get permission from the Supreme Lord to name the child and also to provide positive energy to the name as the child is going to use it his/her entire lifetime.
Book Vadhyar for Naamakaranam Pooja / Naming Ceremony. Vadhyar will bring all the Pooja Samagri(items). All the Vadhyar are well experienced and studied from Vedic Pathshala.