Preparations before worshipping a Deity
1. What is the science underlying the recitation of stotras ?
2. Why should we purify the venue of worship ?
3. Why should rangoli associated with the Deity Principle be drawn ?
4. Why is a conch sounded at the commencement of a worship ?
5. Why should akshata (Unbroken rice grains) not be offered to a conch ?
6. Why should a worshipper arrange worship implements next to himself ?