Offering,Thorapooja,



Offering Dhupam:
dasaangam guggulopetam sugandancha manoharam
dhoopam dasyaami devesi gruhana kamala priye
sri varalakshmi dhupamagrapayami.

Offering Deepam:
Ghrutavarthi samayuktham andhakaara vinaasakam
deepam daasyaamithe devi gruhaana mudhitaabhava
sri varalaksmi deepam darsayaami

Offering Naivedyam:
Naivedyam sadrasopetham dhadhi madvadjya samyutam
naana bhaksya phalopetam gruhaana hari vallbhey
sri vara lakshmi naivedyam samarpayaami

Offering Tambulam:
Phugee phala samaayuktam nagavalli dalairyutam
karpura choorna samyuktham thaambulam prathi gruhyataam
srivaralkshmi tambulam samarpayami

Offering Neerajanam:
neerajanam samaanaetam karpoorena samanvitham
thubhyam dhasyaamaham devi gruhyataam Vishnu vallabhey
sri varalakshmi neerajanam samarpayami

Offering Pushpam:
Padmaasane padma karey sarva lokyka pujite
narayana priye devi supritha bhava sarvada
Sri varalakshmi mantra pushpam samarpayaami

Offering Pradakshina:
Yaanikaanichapapaani janmantara krutanicha
tanitani pranasyanthi pradaskshina padhepadhe
papoham papa karmaham papatma papasambhava
thraahimaam krupaya devi saranaagata vatsaley
anyada saranam nastitwameva saranam mama
Tasmaath karunya bhaavena raksha raksha janaardhani
sri varalakhmi pradakshina namaskaaram samarpayami

Offering Namaskaram:
Samasta loka janani namsthe Vishnu vallabhey
Pahimaam baktha varadhey varlakshmi devi namonamaha
Sri varalaksmi namaskaraam samarpayami

Thorapooja: thoram is a sacred thread with nine mini threads dipped in turmeric powder which comprises nine knots. Flowers are tied in these knots. The thora is placed at the feet of goddess lakshmi and pooja is to be performed to it Naamas :
1. kamalayainamah pradhama grandhim poojayami (for first knot)
2. ramayainamaha dvitiya grandhim poojayami (for second knot)
3. lokamathrenamaha thruthiya grandhim poojayami (for third knot)
4. viswajananinamaha chatudrha grandhim poojayami (for fourth knot)
5. varalakshminamaha panchama grandhim poojayami (for fifth knot)
6. ksheerabditanayanamaha shashta grandhim poojayami (for sixth knot)
7. viswasakshinyinamaha sapthama grandhim poojayami (for seventh knot)
8. Chandrasodariyinamaha ashtama grandhim poojayami (for eighth knot)
9. varalakshminamaha navama grandhim poojayami (for ninth knot)

Note: (the thora is to be tied to the right hand by saying the below sloka )

Sloka: Badhmami dakshinahastai navasutram subhapradam putrapoutrabhivruddhincha soubhagyam dehimeramae

Note: (Vayanam is to be given by saying the following sloka)
(vayanam consists bengal grams, fruits and prasadam)
Sloka:
Indiraprathigruhnatu indiravaidathicha indiratharakobabhyam indhirayai namonamaha
Note: (By keeping some akshitas in hand vratha katha is to be read)