Chhath Puja 2023: Know the Reason Behind Using Bamboo Soup in Chhath Puja To Receive The Blessings of the Fast
Why is a bamboo soup used during worship in Chhath Puja
Essential Items for Decorating the Chhath Basket
- Soup, daura, or dalia (made of bamboo or brass)
How to Decorate the Chhath Puja BasketFirst, one must clean and dry the soup or daura. Apply sindoor on both sides, and place betel leaves on each side of the soup. Keep all the fruits and offerings inside. Some people keep 5 or 11 offerings and fruits. Then, tie it securely with cloth. Ensure that jaggery is also placed in the soup which is considered very auspicious. Afterward, light incense on both sides of the soup. After burning the soup in this way, family members carry it on their heads to the ghats. A Chhath Puja song associated with carrying the daura to the ghat is sung during this process.
Belief related to bamboo soup in Chhath PujaIt is believed that Chhath Puja fast is observed with devotion by childless couples, so that they are blessed with child. This puja is especially done for the purpose of having a bright and intelligent child.
Amid Israel-Hamas War, US Criticised For Vetoing UN Resolution For Ceasefire in Gaza
Congress Loses In 4 States, BJP Takes 3 | What Anti-Modi I.N.D.I.A Can Learn From Poll Routs
Watch: Wakeskater Jumps Nearly 1,000 Feet Off World’s Highest Infinity Pool in Dubai
Viral Video: Mumbai Police Station Becomes Unlikely Refuge for Stray Dogs
Weekly Roundup | Sanjiv Bhasin's Top Picks Of The Week: Paytm, Tata Power; View On Mamaearth | Watch