Chhath Puja 2017: An auspicious time for worshiping Sun
Chhath Puja: In Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, this festival is celebrated with great enthusiasm and it is quite popular. This festival is celebrated to worship Surya Dev (Lord Sun) for family happiness – peace – prosperity and a desirable result.
Starting today, the Chhath festival has started. This festival will last for 4 days October 24,25,26,27 The first day will be eaten bay. Today the houses are cleaned up. In the evening pure vegetarian food is eaten Pumpkin-gram dal and rice. will be kept next day. In the evening after the fasting in the evening, rice kheer in the sugarcane juice and chapati roti are eaten with ghee.
The Chhath festival is celebrated mainly in Bihar after 6 days of Diwali. This festival starts from the Chaturthi of the Shukla Paksha of the Kartik month and goes to Saptami. It is believed that celebrating this festival brings happiness and prosperity to the house. During the Chhath festival, every form of the sun deity is worshiped.
The time to worship Chhath
.On this day of Chhath Puja, it will be sunrise – 06:41 a.m.
.The day of Chhath puja will be sunset at 06:05 pm
Importance of chhath puja for women.
It is believed that women who fast on Chhath festival receive son Ratna. In general, women keep this fast for the son’s wishes and son’s skill, but men keep this fast with full devotion.
Things to keep on the last day of Chhath Puja.
On the last day of the festival, vrati falls into the water only at dawn and gets into the water. In the hands of coconut, sunlight, etc., standing in the water, waiting for the sun god’s vision.
Saptami will start scorching your redness around 6:34 am Sun God. That is, the sun will start appearing at this time.
Where the sunset is given to the water, it is the law of giving the rising sun to the raw milk of the cow.
On this day, the devotees give the family and the people nearby. With this arghya, the happiness of Chhath Mata’s family, wishing for peace, on Bhati Ghat, only after sharing the prasad, they accept themselves.