Karwa Chauth is a big and important festival for the married woman. It is the festival on which married women keep the fast for their loving husbands for the long as well as prosperous life. On this day, husband and mother-in-law give the Karwa Chauth Gifts to the girl. Also, daughter-in-law gives thoughtful gifts to her Saas for showering her love.
Although, Karwa Chauth has so many important things for the worship and to follow the rituals there is one very important part of Karwa Chauth celebration i.e. Karwa Chauth Pooja Thali. You will find so many types of Puja Thali in the market such as personalized puja Thali for Karwa Chauth and others. But do you know what the important things a puja Thali must contain are? Let’s have the look at the important items which is essential for the festival.
In every festival and auspicious occasion in Hindu Culture, Diya is light up. For the festival of Karwa Chauth, Diya is essential for the worship of God. It is the sign to eliminate the darkness and bringing happiness, peace and prosperity. So, your Pooja thali should contain Diya.
Incense and match sticks
Incense sticks are used for religious purpose. For the worship of God, it is always used. For burning Diya and Incense sticks, you must also contain the match stick in your Thali.
Karwa i.e pitcher is the most important item in the Pooja thali of Karwa Chauth. It has high importance and it is filled with water. After the moonrise, the husband uses this Karwa to drink the water to his wife and break her fast. This has utmost importance in this festival.
Flowers are the symbol of love, peace and prosperity and always offer to God. In every religious custom and Pooja, they are offered to God for bringing luck and happiness. They are considered the sacred and important part of Pooja. So, keep in mind that while preparing the Thali for the Karwa Chauth, you should have the flowers on it. Red color flowers are considered the best for worship.
Fruits and dry fruits
Fruits and dry fruits are also offered to God. And, it is also kept on the Pooja thali of the Karwa Chauth.
Roli, Rice, Chandan and others
Roli, Rice Chandan and Haldi are also necessary items which should keep in the Pooja Thali. They are used to put the tilak to God and husband as well on the day of Karwa Chauth.
Sweets are also used as Prasad in the Pooja and it is distributed among family members and other dear ones after the fast has completed. So, keep the pure sweets in the thali of your Pooja.