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Devakarya is act of religious devotion usually directed to one or more deities in Hindu religion. A sense of bhakti or devotional love is generally invoked. This term bhakti is most prominent aspect of Hinduism. Devakaryas are performed inorder to receive blessings from the gods and to achieve goodwill for the self, family, community and society as a whole. Infact hindus believe in notion of “vashudhaiva kutumbakam” that he entire world is one family. Worship is not confined to any place of worship; it also incorporates personal reflection, art forms and group. Hindus usually perform worship to achieve some specific end or to integrate the body, the mind and the spirit in order to help the performer evolve into a higher being.
Within Hinduism a large number of personal gods (isth devatas) are worshipped as idols. These beings are either the supreme Brahman, tridevas, devis or significantly powerful entities known as devas. The exact nature of belief in regards to each deity varies between differing philosophies. These deities may be different but they are generally all considered forms of the one god (Brahman). These deities and their Pujas(religious rituals) provide one of the ways to communicate with this one divinity.
Devakaryas in religious and sacred tirthas are considered to even more fruitful because it is blessed with divinity all around.