Basant Panchami is well known in India within the month of Magha in accordance with the Hindu calendar. Magha often corresponds with end-January and early February. On Basant Panchami, Devi Saraswati, the goddess of studying and humanities, is worshipped. Saraswati Puja could be very widespread amongst college students, professionals, artists, and musicians. On Saraswati Puja, younger college students in West Bengal additionally worship their college books and pens. In the cummunity pujas, books, musical devices or gadgets used for artwork and craft are positioned close to the altar the place the idol of Saraswati in positioned.
Basant Panchami 2021: Here is the date and time
Basant Panchami is well known throughout ‘Shukla Paksha’ or the Full Moon fortnight in Magha. It is also referred to as Shri Panchami or Saraswati Panchami.
- Basant Panchami is on Tuesday, February 16
- Basant Panchami Muhurat: 6:59 AM to 12:35 PM
- Basant Panchami Madhyahna second: 12:35 PM
- Panchami Tithi begins at 3:36 AM on February 16
- Panchami Tithi ends at 5:46 AM on February 17
Basant Panchami: Puja vidhi, stotra and vandana
Ya Kundendu Tusharahara Dhavala Ya Shubhra Vastravrita
Ya Veena Varadanda Manditakara Ya Shveta Padmasana
Ya Brahmachyuta Shankara Prabhritibhir Devaih Sada Pujita
Sa Mam Pattu Saravatee Bhagavatee Nihshesha Jadyapaha
Shuklam Brahmavichara Sara, Parmamadyam Jagadvyapineem
Veena Pustaka Dharineema Bhayadam Jadyandhakarapaham
Haste Sphatikamalikam Vidadhateem Padmasane Samsthitam
Vande Tam Parmeshvareem Bhagwateem Buddhipradam Sharadam
Saraswati puja vidhi
People who carry out a Saraswati Puja at residence often get up early on the actual day, have a bathe and put on sarees or different garments in shades of yellow or white. Students typically quick for a couple of hours until the pushpanjali or choices to Goddess Saraswati. Homes are adorned with vibrant marigold flowers and alpana (rangoli) is finished with a paste of rice flour and water. After puja and choices, the sweets and fruits are distributed amongst members of the family and associates within the neighbourhood.
Items wanted for Saraswati Puja
Idol or photograph of Goddess Saraswati, turmeric, kumkum, rice, flowers, ghee, kalash, a sprig with 5 mango leaves, betel nuts, clear water, fruits, sweets and choices are required for Saraswati Puja at residence.