Namakaranam - Naming ceremony
Namakaranam is basically a naming ceremony, performed within a few weeks of the
baby's birth. Namkaranam is one of the most important ceremony or rituals in
Tamil culture. The mother and father start the ritual with pranayamam, prayers
and chanting manthiram in presence of the family priest and family members. Rice
grains are spread on a plate and the father writes the chosen name while
chanting the mantra. Then he whispers the name into the child's right ear,
followed by the blessings of the elders and ends with a feast with family and
What is Janma nadchathiram?
Birth star at the time of birth is known as janma nadchathiram. Janma nakshatram is also known as nama nakshatram.
Name your baby as per nakshatram
Submit your new born baby's birth date, time and place, and find out the Tamil syllable or Nama aksharam for naming your baby boy or girl,
based on Nama nakshatra and Tamil naming astrology. Tamilsonline also recommend you to check the