Janeu is a composite of 3 threads, signifying Goddesses Gayatri (thought), Saraswati (word) and Savitri (deed) respectively. In Hinduism, Upanayana, called as sacred ceremony to wear this thread. It is performed on boys of at least 7 years of age and as per various puja customs. Before wearing, Janeu is charged with the energy of mantras chanted by priest. It activates the attribute-less principle of God from the Universe. It connects the soul with God.
|Synonyms||White Purity Thread|