Namakaranam

Namakaran Samskara
The Naming Ceremony. Whenever the child hears the name he will remember the meaning and purpose hidden in it and will be inspired by samskara.

Namakaranam

Item Quantity
Turmeric powder 1 Packet
Kumkum 1 Packet
Sandalwood powder/tablets/paste 1 Packet
Agarbatthi 1 Packet
Camphor 1 Packet
Betel leaves 6
Betel Nuts 6
Rice 1 pound
Flowers 2 Bouquets
Banana 6
Coconuts 2
For Puja at home, the following items, in  addition to the above
Pancha Patram and Udharani or Unused Cup and spoon 1
Deepam( Lamps) 1
Bell 1
Kalasam 1
Mango Leaves 1 Packet
Saffron, Cloves, Pachha karpooram Small quantities for Kalasam
Trays for fruits and flowers 3
Quarters 20 Coins
Naivedyam (Prasadam) Any Sweet