PANCHA MAHA YAGNAS:
The five daily sacrifices enjoined for a householder are
(1) sacrifice to Brahman by studying the Vedas,
(2) sacrifice to the forefathers by making offerings to them,
(3) sacrifice to all creatures by putting aside a portion of one’s meals,
(4) sacrifice to human beings by extending hospitality and
(5) sacrifice to the demigods by performing fire sacrifices and so on.