Puja Supari (Beetle Nut)
Supari or Areca nut is the seed of the areca palm tree, found in tropical regions. It is also known as betel nut, areca catechu, doma and pinang. Supari is considered very auspicious and is used in puja and religious rituals. It is also used in Yagyas or homam, signifying surrender of the ego, blessings, strength, good health, and prosperity.