Vasant Panchami

  • Blog    >
  • Vasant Panchami

Vasant Panchami festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm in the eastern region of India, it is worshiped as Saraswati Devi Jayanti, which is more important in West Bengal. Saraswati Puja archana and donation are organized on a large scale throughout the country. This day has been dedicated to music and learning. Mother Saraswati is said to be the mother of Sur and Vidya, therefore, musical instruments and books are also worshiped on this day.

When is Vasant Panchami in 2020?
Basant Panchami date 29 January
Basant Panchami Puja Muhurat 12:26 to 12:41
15 minutes total time
Importance of Vasant Ritu Panchami
Vasant Panchami falls in the month of Magha, on this day Vasant Ritu begins, Vasant is considered as Ritu Raj. This whole month is very calm and balanced. The main five elements (water, air, sky, fire and earth) are balanced these days. They are in the state and their behavior makes the background beautiful and enchanting the mind, that means these days there is no rain, neither very cold nor hot weather, so it is beautiful Are known. The view of greenery is visible everywhere in spring. At the end of autumn, new branches are born on the trees, which makes the natural beauty more attractive.

Importance of Saraswati Puja in Vasant Panchami
The Panchami of Magha, the day from which Vasanta begins, is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Saraswati, the Goddess of knowledge. It is celebrated mainly in West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Central India, Bihar and Punjab province. Varsat Panchami is celebrated with Saraswati Vandana by worshiping Saraswati.

How is Vasant Panchami celebrated?
Vasant Panchami is celebrated as a seasonal festival according to different provincial beliefs. Keeping in view the importance of many mythologies, this festival is also celebrated.

On this day the idol of Mother Saraswati is worshiped and lotus flowers are offered to them.
On this day, musical instruments and books are also worshiped.
Yellow clothes are worn on this day.
Farm season is also a season of greenery. This festival is also very important for the farmers. At this time, yellow mustard is waving in the fields. Farmers brothers also celebrate this festival in the joy of harvest.

Donation : Donation is also very important. During the Vasant Panchami, food donation and clothing donation are important. Nowadays, keeping in mind the Saraswati Jayanti, donations are made for the education of poor children. The nature of this donation is money or objects used in studies such as books, copy, pen etc.

Garba Dance : Maa Saraswati is worshiped by gargling in the state of Gujarat on Vasant Panchami, especially the farmer brothers celebrate this time.

In West Bengal, this festival is also celebrated here, music art is very much worshiped here, so many big events are held on Vasant Panchami in which bhajans, dances etc. are held. The importance of the legend of Kama Dev and Goddess Rati is also associated with Vasant Panchami, so many Ras Leela festivals are also performed on this day.

Kite betting in spring: This practice is from the province of Punjab, which was started by Maharana Ranjit Singh. On this day, children fly colorful kites throughout the day and kites are also played in many places as a competition.

Spring sufi festival : This is the first festival that has been celebrated in Muslim history. A glimpse of spring is found in the creations of the rich Khusras who were Sufi saints. According to historical evidence, Vasant is known as the spring of Jam Auliya, the spring of Khwaja Bakhtiar Kaki. It was celebrated at Sufi shrines in the Mughal Empire.

Spring royal bath : Visitation of holy places, pilgrimage places is important in Vasant Ritu, as well as bathing on holy rivers is important. Devotees also go for a bath at Prayag Triveni Sangam.

Spring fair : Fairs are held in many places during spring festivities, on the banks of holy rivers, pilgrimage places and holy places where devotees from all over the country congregate. Vasant Ritu is more important, it is considered to be Ritu Raj, these days there are natural changes which are very attractive and pleasant. Many festivals are celebrated in this Ritu, in which the changes occurring in this Ritu are felt on the day of Vasant Panchami. Hence, this day is celebrated as a celebration.

Talk to live an astrologer

Bank Detail

Name : Indian Vedic Astrology
Account number : 50200034921671
Bank name : HDFC BANK
IFSC : HDFC0000144