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Various Pujas at Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga temple

The Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga, located in the village of Trimbak in Nashik, Maharashtra, is dedicated to the Hindu god Lord Shiva and is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas. The city of Trimbak is fascinated by the beauty of nature. It is situated at the foot of the incomparable Brahmagiri and Gangadwar mountains with lush greenery and picturesque surroundings. Hindus believe that those who go to Trimbakeshwar get salvation. Trimbakeshwar is considered to be the holiest city in India. It is believed to be the birthplace of Lord Ganesha. This place is considered to be the most sacred and ideal place for Shraddha ceremonies.


There are many Pandits and Brahmins in Trimbakeshwar who perform various pujas. Only the Guruji who has the legal authority given by Nanasaheb Peshwa will enter the Trimbakeshwar temple to offer prayers. The Tamrapatradhari (ancient copper inscriptions) priests are allowed to perform various pujas only on the temple premises. They are part of an organisation called the “Purohit Sangh”. For the last 1200 years, he has been working in Trimbakeshwar city and performing all kinds of religious rituals and is the deputy of Shri Trimbakeshwar.

Many religious rituals such as Narayan Nagabali Puja, Kalsarpa Dosh Puja, Tripindi Shradh, Rudrabhishek Puja, Rudrayag, Kumbhavivah, Arkavivah, Mahamrityunjaya Mantra jap, vidhi, etc., are performed by the tamrapatradhari guruji in a shastra-based manner on kushavarta tirtha as well as at the residence of the tamrapatradhari guruji. 


Narayan Nagabali Puja:

Narayan Nagabali Puja is a combination of two different pujas. Which includes Nagbali Puja and Narayan Bali Puja. Both these pujas are performed together as Narayan Nagbali Puja.  It is not known for certain what caused the death of one of our ancestors. Therefore such ancestors wander among the people of death as a result of which they have to face paternal defects  in this process the name of the person or the pronunciation of the gotra is forbidden. Therefore, this puja is performed only in the Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga area. Where Lord Brahma, Vishnu and Mahesh are awake in the form of Jyotirlinga.


A person can get an Accidental death in any way. Such as:

– The lightning may have fallen on the body 

– Falling from a mountain or a mountain 

– If there is an accident 

– Drowning in water 

– Falling from a tree or a height 

– By the attack of animals.

– Due to suicide.

– Being murdered.

– He must have died of fire.

– If there is death due to shock.

– Must have died of starvation.

– If he died of a curse.

– If there is a death due to epidemics such as corona, cholera (plaque).


Why should Narayan Nagbali worship?

The rituals of Nagbali Puja are performed to get rid of the sin of Naga killing. When a person kills or is involved in killing a naga. So such a person has to face many problems. So such a person should perform Nagbali Puja to find the satisfaction of this sin. 


Narayan Nagbali Puja Vidhi:

Narayan Nagbali Puja takes three days. In which religious activities are carried out as follows.


The shradhkar has to bathe in the Kushavarta shrine and wear new clothes.

Men should wear dhotis, and kurtas, and women should wear white sarees.

A man can perform this ritual alone but a woman cannot do it alone.

Take the resolution of worship and then do the trust. After that, the Kalash is installed.

Guruji Sri Vishnu and Yama are worshipped while installing the Kalash.

Shradhkarmas are performed by doing Vishnu Tarpan as well as Pranpratishtha, Agniasthapana, and Purushasukta Havana.

On the last day of the puja, Lord Ganesha is worshipped and thanked for carrying out all the pujas smoothly.

Golden images of nagas are worshipped.

Guruji is given a daan-dakshina.

The last rites are performed by darshan and worship of Shri Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga and then the puja is concluded.


Why should Narayan Nagbali puja be performed in Trimbakeshwar?

Narayan Nagbali Puja is performed at the Ahilya Godavari Temple located at the east gate of the temple as well as the Mahasmashan of Sati. Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga is a special Jyotirlinga with the combined form of the three gods Brahma-Vishnu-Mahesh.


Benefits of Narayan Nagbali Puja:

Good health is achieved

Pitrudosh is destroyed

The harmful effects arising from Pitrudosh are destroyed

The restriction of having offspring goes away

The snake stops appearing in the dream

Family satisfaction prevails

There is economic growth in the business

There was a promotion in the job.


Trimbakeshwar Purohitsangh Panditji


These are the local pandits of Trimbak town. Priests are also known as Tamrapatradhari gurujis as they have a legal birthright to worship at the Trimbakeshwar temple. You can book pandit/puja online with the help of the official website of the Trimbakeshwar temple of the Purohit Sangh. You will get complete information about guruji worshipping at the Trimbakeshwar temple in one click. Here are some of the prayers for you. Clicking on the name of the puja will give detailed information about the rituals performed at Trimbakeshwar Temple Nashik.


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