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Giri Umi - 100 Gms | Rice Hulls/ Pooja Paddy Husk/ Nel Husks for Homa and Havan

Original price Rs. 60.00 - Original price Rs. 60.00
Original price
Rs. 60.00
Rs. 60.00 - Rs. 60.00
Current price Rs. 60.00
SKU 4200274
Width Height Weight

6 in

8 in

0.1 kg

Rice hulls (also known as Paddy Husk/Umi Rice/Rice Husks/Nel/Biojism/Grass Rice) which is removed from the husk, is used for many purposes in India, especially in puja. It is heavily fibrous and used along with various raw materials in terms of construction, fertilisation, farming, insulation material & fuel. The oil content it holds is also very valuable.

Features & Benefits:
• Has a lot of religious significance in Hinduism. Since paddy mills are related to harvest, it is symbolically used in harvest festivals (like Pongal, Sankaranthi).
• Used to pay obeisance in rituals conducted - homam, havan kund.
• Rice hulls/Paddy Husk/Umi Rice is used in India for many uses because it is rot-proof and unassailable by insects.
• Can utilise as litter in stables, mulch. It is also combustible and fit for fuel purposes.
• This mixture will allow the clay to avoid cracking on drying.
• Rice hulls/Paddy Husk/Umi Rice are kept in a small quantity, usually in a sachet, in puja rooms, as it is considered auspicious and blessed as a prasadam.
• It is also sometimes mixed with Akshadai, or rice grains mixed with turmeric, used by elders while giving blessings.
• Available on our website in different quantities.