Aayush Homam

Aayush Homam
This Homam is performed to Lord Shiva and Parvathi, so that the devotee performing this homam will get longevity in life. Many combinations of planets presage such undesirable possibility. Aayush Karaka, Lagna lord, the lord of the Eighth, etc. must all be favorable. It is performed for the well being of the children. If a child finds continuous health problem, the homam is performed.
Ayush Homam

ItemQuantity
Turmeric powder1 Packet
Kumkum1 Packet
Sandalwood powder/tablets/paste1 Packet
Agarbatthi1 Packet
Betel leaves and nuts2 packets
Betel nuts1 small packet
Flowers2 Bouquets
Bananas and Other FruitsFew of Each
Coconuts2
Rice1 pound
Quarters40 Coins
Garlands for the person1
Naivedyam (prasadam)Sweet Pongal,
For Homam at home, the following, in  addition to the above
Bricks6
Havan samagri1 Packet
Fire wood chips1 Packet
Aluminum baking trays (medium size)2
Ghee1 pound
Camphor1 Packet
 White Rice (Cooked)Small Quantity
Pancha Patram and Udharani or Unused Cup and spoon1 each
Kalasam1
Saffron,Cloves,Cardamom and Paccha KarpooramSmall Quantities for Kalasam
Mango Leaves( if available)1 Bunch
Deepam ( Lamps)1
Bell1
Trays to keep Fruits and Flowers5
Paper towels1 Roll