The market is beautiful and attractive during the time of Varalakshmi Vratham or Pooja.

The flowers, fruits, plantain leaves and other decorations buzz the market creating excitement for the festival.

Worshipping to Goddess Lakshmi is an important ritual followed by several Hindu women during the month of Shravan. People who perform the Vrath or Pooja start preparing for the Pooja few days before the festival.

Since the Pooja falls on a Friday, most of the preparations start on Thursday itself.

Here are the details of preparing and performing the Varalakshmi Pooja