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The Concept of Arati

First Online: March 04, 2011
Page Last Updated: May 09, 2017

Arati (or aarati) is a Hindu religious ritual of worship in which light from wicks soaked in ghee or camphor is offered to one or more deities.

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Waving of Sacred Fire
Waving of Sacred Fire

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The Five Pronged <i>Arati</i>
The Five Pronged Arati
The tool used to bless a deity with a flame.

 

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