Deepawali Celebrations 2018 with
Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ji in Gujarat
Shri Maha Lakshmi Homa with Gurudev
Significance of Shri Maha Lakshmi Homa
The Mahalakshmi Homa is performed to invoke the energy signified by Maha Lakshmi. Maha Lakshmi symbolizes the energy of abundance, and all the different types of Wealth that we experience in our life (not just material or monetary).
Traditionally there are Eight types of wealth mentioned in the Vaidic tradition: Adilakshmi (the original Lakshmi), Dhana Lakshmi (abundance of money and gold), Dhanya Lakshmi (agricultural abundance), Gaja Lakshmi (abundance of power and royalty), Santana Lakshmi (abundance of offspring), Veer Lakshmi (abundance of strength and valour), Vijaya Lakshmi (abundance of all types of victory) and Vidya Lakshmi (abundance of knowledge and wisdom).
Shri Maha Lakshmi Homa invokes and enhances these different types of wealth in our daily life and brings abundance. This Homa is also usually performed at the start of any business venture or undertaking, for abundance of wealth.