Chandi Homam @ Sri Katpaga Vinayagar Temple, Walthamstow,London 06-11-2011

What is Homam ?

Homam is a fire ritual of sacrifice. It is also known as homa or havan or yajna (yagya) or yajana. In homam, divine presence is invoked into fire using specific procedures. Then materials are sacrificed into fire, along with sacred chants (mantras). The sacrifices are supposed to reach gods. It is interesting to note that fire ritual is an ancient practice and several religions taught worshipping gods in fire…please click here to read more

Why Homam