Tulasi Pooja is a ritual of marriage of Tulasi plant Lord Vishnu, symbolically represented by Gooseberry plant. The word Tulasi is incomparable, something that is unique and is considered a sacred plant and is planted at the entrance of the house to bring good fortune and positive energy into the house. It is believed that any Hindu household is incomplete without a tulasi plant.
It is also believed that Tulasi is incarnation of Goddess Lakshmi, who is beloved of Lord Vishnu. The plant possesses different healing properties and improve mind and body.
The ceremony is performed on eleventh/twelfth day of bright fortnight of month of Karthik.
On Saturday, 12th November, mom searched for gooseberry plant in the neighborhood and put in the soil along with Tulasi plant at the entrance of the house, decorated with flowers and rangoli, lighted lamps and performed a short pooja.
God Bless all.
written Monday 14th November 2016