Rudra is a famous name of Lord Shiva. Rudrabhishek is puja and worship performed to Shivling by giving a holy bath. This is one of the most powerful forms of worship and is believed to bless the devotees with prosperity and peace. Besides lamps, flowers, sandal paste, vermilion, incense, camphor, fruits, betel leaves and nuts, coconuts and others, the materials gathered for the abhishek include holy ash, fresh milk, curds, honey, rose water, panchamrit (fruit salad with honey), Gangal Jal and other fragrant substances.

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