*The ceremony begins with writing Om Hari Sree Ganapathye Namaha, in a tray which is filled with rice. Then, the index finger of the child is held and he/she is made to write the mantra (usually in the mother tongue). This mantra is written on sand and rice.
What is vijayadashami in Kerala?
Vijayadasami is observed as the day of ”Vidyarambham”, the beginning of learning, in the southern state, marking the culmination of the annual Navaratri festival.
What is the right age for vidyarambham?
Vidyarambham (Sanskrit: विद्यारम्भम्) is a Hindu tradition, which introduces young children into the world of knowledge, letters, and the process of learning. This ceremony can be performed for a child between the age of 2-5 years.
How is Aksharabhyasam performed?
The ceremony is performed by the Maternal Uncle (Mother’s brother)/ Father/ Paternal Uncle (Father’s brother) along with the family keeping the child in his lap holding the child’s right-hand forefinger and make the child write the Om followed by the panchaakshari mantra ‘Namah Shivayaah’.
When should Aksharabhyasam be done?
education in a school. There are four important days in the year when one can perform Aksharabhyasam function at Basara Sree Gnana Saraswati Temple– Vasanta Panchami also known as Siri Panchami, the fifth day after Amavasya (no moon day) in the Hindu month of Maagha marks the advent of spring season.
What should we take for Aksharabhyasam?
One must carry at least half a kilo of rice along with them to spread on a slate at the time of Aksharabhyasam, turmeric powder and kumkam (vermillion) for use while performing pooja. Other materials like slate, piece of chalk, coconut, flowers and garlands are available at the temple premises.
What do we call Aksharabhyasam in English?
Aksharabhyasam is a sanskrit word meaning initiation of education to a child by his parents and guru on a auspicious day. This will be a formal beginning of literacy in one’s life. In English it can be called “Initiation” to literacy.
When should we perform Aksharabhyasam?
What is mean by Abhyasam?
/abhyāsa/ mn. exercise countable noun. Exercises are activities which you do in order to maintain a skill or to train for a particular skill.
Which day is good for Ezhuthiniruthu?
Vidyarambham (Malayalam: വിദ്യാരംഭം, Tamil: வித்யாரம்பம்) also called Akshara Abhyasam or Vidya Arambham is an important Hindu tradition that is observed on the Vijayadashami day. This ceremony is also known as ‘Ezhuthiniruthu’ in the southern states of India like Karnataka and Kerala.
What is the spelling of abhyas?
What is meaning of Prabhav in English?
/prabhāva/ mn. aura countable noun. An aura is a quality or feeling that appears to surround a person or place.