SaiGanesh, an auspicious day to do the pooja of Lord Ganesh, as we all know Lord Ganesh is worshipped as Prathama poojya… the god worshipped first during any poojas…
Here is a simple way to do the pooja of Ganesh Ji…
1- if you have a photo or an idol ( murti) of Ganesh Ji you wash and do its pooja with kumkum, Chandan, haldhi.
2- lord Ganesh Ji found of red color you can worship with red kumkum & red flowers, if possible you can worship with 21 red flowers.
3- it is very auspicious to worship with fresh green grass for Ganapathi Ji, you can keep 5,11 or 21.
4- akshate (raw-rice) count of 21 you can make a wish and put on the murthi
5- you can do arthi with dhop & deepa ( light a lamp).
6- as shown in the image you can make the mala of cotton applied kumkum mixed with water count of 21.
7- one of the well-known Modhak prasad for Lord Ganesh Ji here you go
A traditional sweet Prasad made for bhog to Lord Shri Ganesh.
Maida: – 1bowl
Milk: — to make the dough
Hot oil: – 3tblsp
In a bowl add Maida, add hot oil, keep adding little milk to make a smooth dough.. Rest for ½hr.
Fresh coconut: -1full grated
Jaggery: – 1½bowl
Ghee – 3tblsp
Poppy seeds: – 1tbsp
Cardamom powder: – 1tbsp
Take a pan melt jaggery by adding very little water.
Now add coconut, cardamom, poppy seeds & ghee mix well cook it for 3-4mnts
And let it cool..
Now make small balls of Maida as much as pain puri size & stuff it with cooked coconut & jaggery & give it a modhak shape…
( hand tip: – you can even make a big chapathi with dough & take a small bowl of pani puri size which can help u make it quick)
In a meanwhile take a big pan to add oil for deep frying once the oil is heated add the modhaks one by one & deep fry on medium heat till golden brown as shown in the pic. Once done remove it on a tissue paper & store it for 2-3 days in an airtight box...