Cradle ceremony or uyyala function is the first traditional celebration in the family for the new born baby. Cradle ceremony can be performed either at home or temple or any banquet hall. Cradle ceremony is performed to put the baby in the cradle for the first time.
For the cradle ceremony, the cradle will be applied with turmeric and vermillion first and thambulam (beetle leaves, beetle nuts, bananas, coin and flower) will be placed in the cradle. Then, elder in the family puts the baby gently in the cradle for the very first time, blesses with akshintalu and sings the cradle. Then all members of the family blesses the child with akshinthalu and gifts.
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