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Peepal Puja on Saturday – Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi Resides on Peepal Tree on Saturday

Peepal tree puja on Saturday is considered auspicious by many Hindu communities. This is because of the belief that Vishnu and Goddess Lakshmi resides on peepal tree on Saturday. And when Ekadasi (11th day of a fortnight) falls on Saturday it becomes doubly auspicious.

Benefits of Peepal Puja on Saturday

  • You will get blessing of Lakshmi and Vishnu – prosperity and peace.
  • Relief to all types of horoscope related problems.
  • Business will flourish.
  • Ancestors will get moksha.
  • Relief from bad health.

How to perform peepal puja on Saturday?

  • The puja should be performed under a peepal tree after sunrise.
  • Offer prayers to Ganesha.
  • Take a kalash and fill it water. In mind imagine the 8-armed form of Vishnu and offer prayers. Then pour the water under the peepal tree.
  • Light a lamp using sesame oil.
  • Offer a yellow banana.
  • Offer yellow color flowers.
  • Offer yellow chandan.
  • Sit in meditation.
  • Chant the mantra ‘Om Namo Bhagavate Vasusdevaya’ 108 times. You can use a chandan mala to keep count.
  • Then go around the tree five times.
  • Take the banana and give it to a cow.