A special combination of Ravi Yoga and Amrit Siddhi Yoga …
Today is the festival of Basant Panchami on the fifth day of Shukla Paksha of Magh month i.e. 16 February 2021, Tuesday, in many states of North India. On this day people especially worship Saraswati, the goddess of student learning. This day is considered very auspicious for children to start their education or to start any new art. Devotees wear yellow, spring or white clothes on this day and worship the goddess of learning. It is considered a festival of worship of Mother Saraswati. According to the belief, Goddess Saraswati had appeared on this day, hence it is also called Sri Panchami.
Vasant Panchami is also celebrated as Vagishwari Jayanti. Vagishwari is another name of Goddess Saraswati. In the Brahmavaivarta Purana, it is also described as the Prakatya day of Goddess Saraswati. Rishi-munis and deities had praised the Goddess Saraswati from the Vedas of the Vedas. Goddess Saraswati appeared on the fifth date of Magh month. With them came music, learning and knowledge in the universe. Goddess Saraswati filled the world of joy.
This time on the occasion of Basant Panchami, a special combination of Ravi Yoga and Amrit Siddhi Yoga is being made. Due to the presence of Ravi yoga throughout the day, its importance has increased. Pooja is auspicious for worshiping from 6 o’clock in the morning to 6 to 12 o’clock in the afternoon, according to experts, worshiping in this muhurta will yield more benefits. At the same time, this year, Basant Panchami i.e., Chatushgrahi Yoga is being formed on this day. On this day, the four planets Mercury, Guru, Venus and Saturn are making quadrilateral yoga in the zodiac sign of Saturn. Today is Tuesday and Mars will remain in its own house in Aries.
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Basant Panchami: Notice of arrival of Rituraj spring …
This festival actually informs the arrival of Rituraj spring. Basant is considered the king of seasons. Although the months of Chaitra and Vaishakh also come under the spring season, yet this festival is celebrated on Magh Shukla Panchami.
Lord Shri Krishna is considered the eminence of this festival. Therefore, in the Braj region, on this day, the pastimes of Radha and Krishna are celebrated with great pomp. Hori and Dhamar songs are started from this day itself.
The beauty of nature flourishes in the spring. People get excited and dance. Kakalarav of birds, humming of dung and the intoxicating atmosphere of flowers are the specialty of spring season.
At the time of Basant Panchami, sweet humming and cuckoo-like mangoes appear on the mangoes. Flowers bloom in roses and Malti. The golden radiance of mustard flower in the fields and the greenery of the earth all around fill the mood in the mind. New trees appear in new branches. And in the gardens, the uncommon beauty begins to wilt.
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According to experts, spring is aphrodisiac, its main deity is Kama and Rati. Basant is the companion of Kamdev, so worshiping Kamdev and Rati on this day should get their happiness.
The worship of Lord Vishnu has special significance on this day. On this day, you should bathe with oil boiled and worship Lord Narayana methodically by wearing holy clothes. It is followed by Pitru Tarpan and Brahmabhoja.
On this day, the idol of the Lord is decorated in the temples with spring clothes and flowers and a big celebration is performed with songs. At the same time, in Uttar Pradesh, from this day onwards, the phag starts blowing. The sequence lasts till the full moon of Phalgun.
On the day of Basant Panchami, farmers bring new food from their fields and mix it with ghee and offer it to Agni, Pitras and Devas and eat new food.
Along with this, the worship of Devi Mata Saraswati, the presiding deity on this day, also has special significance. For worshiping Saraswati, stay in the rule from one day in advance, then on the second day after retirement, you should worship Lord Ganesha, Surya Vishnu and Shankar by worshiping Ganesh, Surya Vishnu and Shankar in a systematic manner.
The word Madhu-Madhava is derived from Madhu and ‘Madhu’ means a specific juice which drives the root conscious. The season from which the juice originates is called ‘Spring season’.
Thus Basant Panchami is the social festival that symbolizes the excesses of our bliss. All Indians celebrate this festival with great enthusiasm.
Story of Basant Panchami …
It is said that by the order of Lord Vishnu, when Prajapati Brahmaji created the creation, when he saw it, it appeared deserted and uninhabited. The whole atmosphere became a bit muted by sadness. As if no one has a voice.
Seeing this, Brahmaji sprinkled water from his kamandala to remove sadness and filthiness. At the fall of the waterfalls, a power was generated from the trees, which were playing the harp with both hands and holding the book and garland in two hands respectively. . Brahma asked the goddess to play the veena and remove the silence and ecstasy of the world.
Then that goddess gave a voice to all living beings with the sweet sound of the veena, so that goddess was called Saraswati. This goddess is supposed to give wisdom and wisdom, so Goddess Saraswati is worshiped on this day.