While thinking about a marriage union, the Hindu custom does not permit to tying the knot until the ten poruthams are examined by coordinating the horoscopes of the couple who wants to be getting in marriage. From many decades, thirumana porutham in Tamil is continuously followed and pass from one generation to another. This marriage matchmaking or matchmaking or TamilMatrimony will help to ensure a long and happy married life. In the accent time, 20 poruthams are matched of bride and groom, but now only ten kootas(poruthams) are considered only and in some of India only 8 kootas are considered for marriage match.
10 Thirumana Porutham in Tamil For Marriage
Overall there are 28 Stars (Nakshathras) is also called zodiac and the Navagrahas which transit the zodiac. It is examined by the birth stars and the janma Rashi of the boy and girl. Each porutham has a specific role in marriage matchmaking.
Dinam (Dinath Ayushyam Aarokyam)
The presence of dinam ensures that the couple remains healthy and free from unexpected diseases. Firstly stars count starts from the girl. If the number counts come as 2,4,6,8,9,11,13,15,18,20,24,26. It is good signs. If Rohini, Ardhra, Maka, Visaka, Sravana, Hasta, Uttarashada, Revathi happens to be the same star for girl and boy they agree.
Ganam (Sobanam Ganam Evacha)
This porutham ensure the sex compatibility of the couple and also match the human minds and behavior or nature.
Yoni (Yonitho Dhampathy Sneham)
Yoni stands for Vagina (women private organ). It represents the marital harmony, physical attraction and sexual compatibility between the partners, and health of their offsprings
Rashi (Rasinam Vamsavirthi Kiruth)
It refers to the childbirth and represents to the relationship between moon signs in the birth chart.
Rasiyathipaty (Santhanam Rasiythipathy)
This porutham refers to the friendship between the birth stars lords of the future couple.
Rajju (Rajju Mngalya Vrithysyath)
This koota calculate the age of husband or how long the couple spends their married life together and happily. In case the stars of the boy and girl come in the same position such as foot or head or neck, then there is no agreement.
Vedha (Vedhaya Sohanasanam)
Vedha defines to the affliction of life and also defines all evils and pitfalls in married life.
Vasya (Vasyath Anniyonnia Vasyaham)
It indicates the mutual love and attachment of the boy and girl. If the Rashi of boy and girl are matched with each other, then it confers mutual affection between couples
Mahendhram (Mahendram Puthira Vrithisyath)
It refers to the progeny or children in large quantity.
Stree Deergam (Stree Deergath Sarva Sampathha)
It ensures the accumulation of wealth and all-round prosperity.
After studying complete porutham of boy and girl, then the astrologer provides a numeric number to each Kootas and sum at the end. If the sum is above 50%, then the match is assumed as an ideal.
Final Thoughts: Most of the Tamil people strongly believe in the thirumana porutham. In the current age most of the couples defying Jathagam Porutham for marriage. This young generation believes that matchmaking is not based on horoscope matching. They believe that marriage is the collaboration of two souls with co-operation, mutual understanding, love, compassion.