All religious functions (Hindu Puja) are incomplete without the Panchamrit & Prasad.   It is made of five ingredientshoney, sugar, milk, yogurt, and ghee.  “Panchamrit” is also called as “Charnamrit”because it is being used for bathe the God’s deity. Tulsi (Basil) leaves and dry fruits are also added in Panchamrita, because Tulsi leaves are considered as holy leaves. These five ingredients are known as: Milk is for the blessing of purity and piousness.

Yogurt is for prosperity and progeny.

Honey is for sweet speech.

Ghee is for victory.

Sugar is for happiness.

Water is for purity.


4 cups Fresh Milk

1cup yogurt

2tbsp. Ghee

2tbsp. Honey

4tbsp. Sugar or to taste

4tbsp. Chopped dry fruits

3-4 basil leaves


Mix everything in a bowl. Serve chilled, otherwise milk will curdle soon.




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