Abhishekam is the Hindu ritual of bathing the deity with water or other items such as milk or ghee while chanting mantras. Abhishekams are conducted in temples many times a day. Most commonly items used for abhishekam include water, sandal paste, milk, honey, sugar, and ghee. Below are the benefits of Abhishekam using various items.
Benefits of Abhishekam
|Milk Abhishekam||Removes all sins|
|Honey Abhishekam||Removes all sorrows and problems in life|
|Ghee Abhishekam||Get rid of all illness|
|Gingely Oil Abhishekam||Increases Knowledge|
|Sandal Paste Abhishekam||Increases luck and gets good health|
|Turmeric Abhishekam||Increases wellness|
|Tender Coconut Water Abhishekam||Increases overall wellness of family|
|Vibhuti Abhishekam||For better Job Prospects|
|Lemon Abhishekam||Get rid of the fear of death|
Normally, people say their name, Nakshatra, and Gothra and also mention the names and Nakshatras of their family members so that the whole family benefits by doing ABHISHEKAM at temples.