Sharad Purnima : Fasting Rituals Of Kojagari Purnima Or Raas Purnima

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Sharad Purnima 2020: Day, Date, Significance, Vrat And All about this festival

Sharad Purnima is one of the main Purnimas in the Hindu Calendar. As indicated by Hindu folklore, Sharad Purnima is that the main day within the year when the moon is brilliant within the entirety of its sixteen kalas or stages. This year Sharad Poornima Puja is on 30th October 2020, Friday. Sharad Purnima is otherwise called Kojagori Purnima, Kojagara or Kojagiri Purnima and Kumar Purnima. In Gujarat, Sharad Purnima is famously known as Sharad Poonam. In numerous pieces of the nation, Sharad Purnima is likewise celebrated as the gather celebration by the ranchers.

Sharad Purnima 2020: Day, Date, Muhurat

Purnima tithi begins at 05:45 PM on 30 October 2020

Purnima tithi ends at 08:18 PM on 31 October 2020

Moonrise on Sharad Purnima Day: 05:11 PM

Sharad Purnima : Fasting Rituals Of Kojagari Purnima Or Raas Purnima

Enthusiasts love Goddess Lakshmi on Sharad Purnima. Lakshmi is revered for thriving and plenitude. It likewise stamps as the gather celebration, connoting the finish of the blustery season. As indicated by the Drik Panchang, Sharad Purnima is praised as Raas Purnima in the Brij district and it is accepted that Lord Krishna performed Maha-Raas with his Gopis on this day.

The evening of Sharad Purnima, the Gopis emerged from their homes in the wake of hearing the sound of Krishna's woodwind. The Gopis of Vrindavan alongside Lord Krishna, moved for the duration of the night, as per folklore.

Generally, ladies quick for the entire day and plan bhog to offer to the Goddess. While some perform nirjala quick (without drinking water), others devour coconut water and organic products on the day. Alongside a few sorts of desserts, appetizing dishes are additionally made. As a feature of the bhog, rice kheer is an absolute necessity. Lovers break their quick with prashad of rice kheer. The kheer is then dispersed among loved ones the following day. Rice-Kheer a mainstream sweet dish made of milk, rice and sugar or jaggery.

Happy Sharad Purnima 2020!