Satyanarayan Pooja is regarded to bring abundance and peace in all forms of life. Worship of Shri Satya Narayan is dedicated to Narayana form of Lord Vishnu. Following things are required for Satyanarayan Puja:
Satyanarayan Puja can be performed on any day. However, Purnima (Full
Moon Night) and Sakranti are considered as the most auspicious days for
Satyanarayan Pooja. The appropriate time of Puja is regarded in the
evening but prayers in the morning will also work.
On the day of Satyanarayan Puja, devotee is required to observe a fast.
One can start with the Puja after taking a bath. Satya Narayan Pooja is
usually attended by relatives and neighbors of the devotee or person who
is organizing the Puja. The platform where the Lord is placed is
Fruits and various dishes are offered to the lord and these eatables are
distributed among the people as prasaad (Naivedyam) after the Puja.
Kumkum is applied on the idol of the lord. Panchamrit is poured over the
idol and then it is distributed among the people. The story or katha of
Satya Narayan is narrated. After the Katha, the Puja is completed by
performing the aarti.
Satyanarayan Puja brings prosperity and happiness to life. This puja is
considered beneficial for all those people, who desire peace in their