Chopda Pujan(Accout Book Puja) is doing on Diwali day.Chopda Pujan is known as Saraswati Pujan.Chopda Pujan is an important ritual carried out during Diwali in states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and some north Indian states.On this day Businessmen and companies are closes their old account books and starts new account in new account books and Daily book.Business men doing Account Books(Chopda) puja.
Chopda Pujan Date, time and Shubh Muhurt2016
Chopda Pujan on Diwali Day 30th October 2016(Asho Vad Amavashya-No moon Day)
Chopda Pujan Morning Muhurta (Char, Labh, Amrit) : 08:07 – 12:22
Chopda Pujan Afternoon Muhurta (Shubh) : 13:47 – 15:12
Evening Muhurta (Shubh, Amrit, Char) : 18:02 – 22:47
Chopda Pujan Vidhi(Process)
They start their first writing with God names on first page the Books of ledger.Inside the account book, people write 'Shubh' meaning auspiciousness, and 'Labh' meaning merit. They also make the 'Swastik' symbol to start the new business year.During the ritual, vedas and mantras are chanted followed by the main Maha Laxmi Puja.
After they apply on ledger page Silver and Gold Coin,Supari,Nagervel leaf,a Coconut,Sweets,Chora Vegetable,and Kumkum.Other are Diyas,Dry fruits,Panchamrut,Rose Water,Ghee and Light Lamp.