BanglaHunt Desk: “ॐ Shri Santoshi Maa Mahamaye Gajanandan Dayini Friday: Dear Goddess Narayani Namastute”.
The first proclamation of Santoshi Maa was started in the early sixties. The popularity of the contented mother continues to grow through oral stories, books containing vows, posters, etc. The goddess was born on the full moon day on Friday. Therefore, Friday is chosen as the day for worshiping Santoshi Mar.
This goddess, the possessor of contentment, fulfills all the desires of her devotees, so she is called the contented mother. It is forbidden to give sour and non-vegetarian products in the worship of mother Santoshi. The mother's prasad should be given in small quantities to the animals. Satisfied mother vows are made every Friday. Pots should be placed by bot, kathal, pakur pallab. Mango leaves cannot be given. All flowers and bel leaves should be given in worship. If you want to draw a puppet, you have to mix ghee with vermilion and give banana as a whole fruit.
This vow is to be taken on 18th Friday. Ghee lamp is to be given in worship of mother. After bathing in devotion on Friday, the person can worship the mother himself in pure clothes. You have to suffer soaked gram, eye molasses, sweet fruit. To break the fast after puja, one has to take milk, gram flour, fried with potatoes, sweet fruits, water.
On the day of vow celebration, 8 boys have to be fed. On the day of vow celebration, the baby should be dipped in 18 salty sugar juices without sweets and offered to the mother. Break a coconut and give coconut water to the mother's feet. If mother vows contentment in this way, your life will be filled with happiness and peace by the grace of mother. And by the grace of the mother all evil, sorrow, unrest will be removed. There is a temple of Goddess Santoshi in Jodhpur since ancient times.