This year the full moon of the month of Ashadha, i.e. ‘Ashadhi Purnima’ is on 24th July, Saturday. According to the Panchang, the holy festival of ‘Guru Purnima’ is celebrated every year on the full moon date of the month of Ashadha. People of Sanatan Dharma celebrate it with great pomp. Because on this day Maharishi Ved Vyas was born. He gave the knowledge of the four Vedas to mankind and composed all the Puranas. In view of his great contribution, ‘Ashadh Purnima’ is celebrated as ‘Guru Purnima’. Guru is worshiped on the day of ‘Guru Purnima’. Those who observe the fast of Ashadhi Purnima also worship Lord Vishnu and also listen to the story of Lord Satyanarayana. Let’s know about the auspicious time of Ashadh Purnima, worship method, and importance-
Full moon date start-
Friday, July 23 at 10:43 am
Purnima date ends-
24th July, Saturday at 08:06 am
On the day of ‘Guru Purnima’, get up in the morning, after taking bath, etc., first of all, offer Arghya to the Sun. Chant ‘Surya Mantra’.
Then meditate on your Guru. Do worship Lord Vishnu on this day. Do not forget to chant his Achyuta Anant Govinda name 108 times.
Make a panjiri of flour and enjoy it. It is said that by doing this the health of the family remains good.
The holy festival of ‘Siguru Purnima’ is celebrated on the occasion of the birthday of Guru Maharishi Ved Vyas Ji, who gave the knowledge of the four Vedas to mankind. Shows the way. Knowledge cannot be imagined without a Guru. Everything becomes possible with the grace of Guru.
Guru can lift a person out of any adverse circumstances. It is the Guru who saves the disciples from walking on the wrong path. Life without Guru is unimaginable. The total number of Puranas is 18. The author of all is Maharishi Ved Vyas.