Visit your Eistadevatha/Kula Devatha Temple (Venkatesha, Narasimha, Shivaetc.,)
Visit your nearest uncles (Swajana) elders and Bandhus (near and dear) withYellu Bella.Women at Home, Distribute Yellu Bella among Neighbors
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Newly WED ladies up to Five Years give Baagina with 5 Bananas to FiveHouseholds. The No. of Bananas to be increased in multiples of 5 each year uptofive years. That means, First Year, 5, Second Year 10, Third Year 15 Like that.Preferably you should give Baagina before Lunch. Arrange your logisticsaccordingly.
Baagina Items for the First Year upto 5 years-1.Bananas (5 for the first year, 10 for 2
year, and so on…. 25 for the fifthyear)2.Yellu3.Sakkre acchu4.Kabbu5.Tenginkayi(coconut), viledele (beetle nut and Leave), blouse piece,dakshine (small change),6.Buy one steel /copper/silver/earthern vessel(similar to kalasha), applysunna around the kalasha, put arishina on this sunna at 4 sides.(remember-arishina on sunna will turn red). Put Avre kayi, yelchikayi,Kadle kayi etc in this kalasha, ,7.For the fifth year, you should give Taayi baagina with silver bowl alongwith the above items and sari.
The First year after new born at home,.... if it is a male child, sumangalis will giveBelli Krishna along with a Copra and Yellu-Bella ….If it is Female child, theyadd belli battalu (silver bowl-small).
For the kids(below 5 years) ---- in the Morning,after Devarapooje and Nivedya, before yellu distribution to others, keep one silver vessel(kalasa) decorated withflowers and kumkuma, put yellu bella. do – dristi parihara with that. Repeat thesame with other items like sakre achhu, sugarcane pieces, banana etc., This iscalled
Lunch can be simple with a payasa adage.. You can also have elaborate lunch if you wish to………….Pongal is common.
In the evening, for the kids (below 5 Years)we perform aarthi with
Yelchikayierriyuvedu (in telugu it is called Bodikalu).
That means, we buy new earthern pots(small)/paavu and put yelchikayi, dakshine, pieces of kabbu, jeerige peppermint, in the pot. We put kumkuma for the kid and put this yelchikayi fromHead(bodikalu posedi). This is to be done for three times. And give some kids