Annavaram Upanayanam Procedure, Cost and Timings

Annavaram Upanayanam Procedure, Cost, Timings and Booking details

Upanayanam Duration: 4 hours before Sumuhurtham and 1 hour

Pooja Location: Small Size Hall ( 50 to 60 members) or Big Size Hall ( 100 to 125 members) capacity

No.of Purohits performing the ritual: 2

Pooja items required for the Upanayanam can be arranged here itself at Annavaram.

Annavaram Upanayanam Procedure

  1. Ganapathi Pooja
  2. Punyavachanam
  3. Parishath
  4. Agni Prathishtapana
  5. Homam with Rice Bran
  6. Annaprasana
  7. Namakaranam
  8. Chevulu
  9. Panchasakalu
  10. Nandi Mukham
  11. Ankurarpanam
  12. Yagnopavethadharana (Holy thread ceremony)
  13. Sumuhurtham
  14. Homam will be performed by Child
  15. Biksha
  16. Brahmachari Bhojanam

The child father will be performing the Pooja rituals before the Yagnopavethadharana which is about 4 hours. After Yagnopavethadharana, the child will be performing the Homam for about 1 hour.

What is the Ideal age for Upanayanam?

  • For a Brahmin Child: 8th year (Garbhashtami) or before 16th year
  • For a Kshatriya Child: 12th or 14th or 16th year
  • It is the 16th year for a Vaishya Child.

It is advisable to perform Upanayanam (Odugu) before the 16th year.

For more details, Please call @ 701 303 3309

Advance booking required for the hall on submitting required Photo ID Proofs. Upanayanam usually takes 5 hours to 5 hours 30 mins for the complete Pooja process.