Auspicious days for seemantham
The auspicious days for seemantham are important for the well being of the mother to be, her happiness and health and a successful delivery being the end requirement.
Also called the baby shower, it is an important even in the life of any woman. It is the time to be happy and be ready for the D-day of delivery. To make this event a success and also to make the days approaching the delivery day, the parents and the husband consult the astrologer, identify the auspicious days for the seemantham function.
Seemantham is a happy occasion with the friends of the mother to be, the relatives, parents and in-laws join in the function, perform the necessary pujas. This seemantham ceremony is also a time when the positive vibrations of the mantras recited at the time, Udhagasanthi Japam (jaap) recited for about an hour, following which the mother to be is bathed in cold water. The reciting of the mantras are believed to provide the mental strength to the baby in the womb, create a conducive mind and prepare it for its entry into this world.
The auspicious days for seemantham acquires importance that the entire process is completed without any hindrance and the baby and mother are blessed at the end of the ceremony.
When you are looking for good dates for seemantham, epanchang is the place to look into; check out for seemantham dates in September 2015 here.