TAPSA Gallery by Ranita Roy

Upanayanam – Transformation of a Boy

Upanayanam is a standout amongst the most vital Samskārās in a man’s life. “Upa” signifies ‘close’ and “Nayana” signifies ‘to bring’. Upanayana intends to convey nearer to the Guru or Divine. Upanayana likewise called the ‘sacred thread ceremony’ is a service performed to stamp the time when youngsters started their formal training in the Vedic convention. Upanayana is generally observed as getting another birth in the otherworldly world towards the higher learning of the Self. The upanayana function comprises of customs that are performed on the kid denoting his change into a pious, religious kid. It implies that when a man is started into the hallowed Gayatri mantra, it records to experiencing a profound resurrection.