Prasad – Partaking God’s Gift

Prasad pictures are representational only

Prasad is the sacred offering of the gods distributed among their followers. A vegetarian food generally famous crop of the and temple location is offered to god as naivedyam and the same is then shared with every worshipper.

Prasads have some great properties. A panchamrut is considered to be wholesome and healthy. While fruits distributed are beneficial to the body. A modak, laddu or sweet also has beneficial properties as also gives a filling effect to the stomach. Prasad is not only limited to the gods but also saints and seniors. Most temples have their own Prasad which ensures authenticity and helps them keep the credibility intact. All prasads are always offered to god first.