At the commencement of ‘Shatachandi Yaag’ by arranging Navpeeth the very first resolution is done.
At the onset after worshipping lord Ganesha: Punyahvachan, Matrukapoojan, Aayushyamantra Jap, Nandishraaddha, Aachryadivaran, Digrakshanam, Panchagavyakaran, Bhoomipoojan is carried out & then set up the Brahmadivaastu mandal. Establish Yogini Mandal consisting of 64 deities. After establishing Kshetrapal Mandal with 51 deities a Sarvatobhadra mandal having Pradhan Mandal is established. The information of Sarvatobhadra Mandal with it 57 deities is as follows.
After establishing this Sarvatobhadra Mandal of 57 deities, a Pradhan Kalash is set up on it. On this Kalash idol of Mahakali, Mahalakshmi, Mahasaraswati, Yantra, and Kuldevata are installed. Then perform Shodshopchar poojan and Vividh Archan. Through Brahmins same as that of prime resolution read the 100 lessons of Saptashati.Then after establishing the Agni (Agnisthapana), set up the Navagraha Mandal of 44 deities. Lastly perform Rudrapoojan (worship lord Shiva).Agnisanskar is done. After worshipping Brahmapeeth start the Havana.
Havana - At the onset after performing Havana of Lord Ganesha, Havana of Navagraha Mandal in the order (8-4-2-1) is carried out. Then after Havana of 10 lessons of Saptashati is performed. Perform the Havana of Goddess. Afterwards Havana of Peethdevata, Yantradevata along with Sthapit Mandal devata is carried out. After performing Googgul Homa, Sarshap homa, Lakshmi Homa, Uttarang Poojan of Sthapit Mandal devata is done. Offer swishtkrut to Agni. Perform the Baleepoojan of all ten directions along with Sthapit mandal devata.Kohala is offered to Goddess after performing Kshetrapal poojan. Lastly Mahaaahooti i.e. Poornahooti of Yaag is rendered. An offering of left over Ghee is done. Bhasmadharan, Sanstravprashan is performed followed by Brahmapoojan.Shreyadaan is offered to host & the coronation is performed with water from Sthapit Kalash (Pitcher).If possible have an Avabhrut Snaan (bath).
Offer special alms to all the Brahmins & accept their blessings.
On the auspicious occasion of “Shatachandi Yaag” give various alms like Peeth Daan (flour alms), Bhumi Daan (land offering), Til Daan (Sesame offering), Tup Daan (Ghee alms), Gaay Daan (cow offering), and Sone Daan (Gold offering) along 7 cereals to the priest.
Carry out a poojan of bachelor maids symbolizing the Kulaswamini itself. Make an offering to Goddess. After performing aarti (devotional prayer) everyone in union ask goddess for forgiveness. In conclusion completion of yaag is done by praying and extolling the Goddess.
This Shatachandi yaag can be carried out within 3, 5, 7,9,11 days. Every day in the early morning, a morning prayer and in the evening, an evening prayer of Sthapit mandal is performed.