"OM BHUR BHUVAH SWAHA
BHARGO DEVASYA DHEEMAHI
(Lets us worship the radiating light that wards off the darkness of ignorance and that induces the flame of knowledge.)
In the present world, man suffers a lot caught in the web of disease and unnecessary tension. Besides, water, earth, air and atmosphere are all polluted. Man inhales toxic air and is unwell. Born as a human being, it is our bounden duty to settle our birth-due (birth - debt) within our lifetime by performing agnipooja at the feet of five elements. The fume/smoke emanating from agnihotra will cure the disease and soothe our nerves tension-free. It purifies the atmosphere. It makes trees and plants grow well. If we immerse the ash in the water, the water will be purified. So it is everybody's duty to perform this poojaThe agnihotra should be performed daily during sunrise and sunset
You keep pure cow-dung cakes one over the other in the semi-copper pyramid pot and strike a match and light the cakes at the time of sunrise and drop into the agni the raw rice mixed with ghee. Recite
The Rishis is giving more importance for yakattirku , the world and all the resources necessary for life, pleasures, and growth
Take uplift our soul mind and body pure out of impure. Modern science has accepted the results of the inspections.
"SURYAYA SWAHA, SURYAYA IDAM NAMAMA
PRAJAPATAYE SWAHA PRAJAPATAYE IDAM NAMAMA"
"AGNAYE SWAHA AGNAYE IDAM NAMAMA
PRAJAPATAYE SWAHA PRAJAPATAYE IDAM NAMAM"
When the agni dies down, poure ghee and chant
"OM THRAYAMBAHAM YAJAMAHE SUGANDHIM PUSTIVARTANAM
URVARUKAMIVA BHANDANADH MRITHYOR MOOGSIYA MAMRUTHAT"
After performing agni hotra , we may do meditation, pranayama and prayers. We may propose before agni all our needs and problems. By doing so, our health improves and we get peace of mind. (fire) Agni is the token of purity. Agni is the divine messanger. It is sure that we shall succeed in all our activities
After the completion of agnihotra, we must leave the semi-copper pyramid pot unmoved for 3 hours to let it absorp the cosmic energy from the space. Besides, very powerful energy spreads around it. If the inmates of the family, though healthy or unhealthy, inhale the fume/smoke of agni hotra it is good for them. It will improve the immune power. The chakras will be induced to have peace of mind.
In the bygone days, the sages and saints performed agnihotra as their prime duty of the early morning. It caused a good many changes in the atmosphere. If we do this, our chakras are instigated and we have clarity in thinking. We can make use of the power of sub-conscious mind. Due to agnihotra, the Saints created divine mantras, yoga and meditation out of their insight. If a common man does agnihotra he will get a number of benefits