Jātakarma

From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Swami Harshananda

Sometimes transliterated as: Jatakarma, JAtakarma, Jaatakarma


Jātakarma is the ritual performed immediately after the baby is born and before the umbilical cord is cut.


References

  • The Concise Encyclopedia of Hinduism, Swami Harshananda, Ram Krishna Math, Bangalore