Amavasya of Krishna Paksha of Chaitra month …
In the Sanatan Dharma, only Krishna and Shukla Paksha walk on the basis of the arts of the Moon. At the same time, the full moon and the new moon due to the moon are also important. Bathing, donations and other religious works are done on Amavasya Tithi. Like every Amavasya, Chaitra is the law of worshiping ancestors on the new moon day.
This time, on April 12, 2021, the Amavasya date of Chaitra Amavasya i.e. Krishna Paksha of Chaitra month is falling on Monday. Due to being on Monday, on one hand, it will be called Somavati Amavasya, on the other hand, the special thing is that in the year 2021, there will be only one Somvati Amavasya here. Due to which this time this day has become even more important.
Chaitra Amavasya 2021 Muhurat
Amavasya Tithi starts – April 11, 2021, on Sunday from 06 in the morning to 05 in the morning
Amavasya Tithi ends – April 12, 2021, Monday at 08:00 am
Somavati Amasya is considered very special in Sanatan Dharma. Many religious works are performed on Chaitra Amavasya. It is believed that fathers should fast on Amavasya for the attainment of salvation and salvation. By observing this fast, not only the fathers get salvation and peace, but the fasting person also gets immense fruit. Let us know what to do on the day of Somvati Amavasya and its importance, date and method of worship…
Chaitra Amavasya: What to do on this day…
Many religious works are performed by observing fast on Chaitra Amavasya. It is believed that fasting should be observed on this day to attain the salvation of fathers. Religious deeds performed on Chaitra Amavasya are as follows:
: On this day, take a bath in a river, reservoir or pool and offer the ancestors after offering arghya to the sun god.
: Fast for the peace of the souls of the ancestors and give alms to any poor person.
: Donate food grains, cows, gold and clothes, etc. on this day.
: After shraddh of ancestors, a poor or a Brahmin should eat food.
: Deepak and Shani Dev should be offered blue flowers, black sesame and mustard oil under the Peepal tree on the new moon day.
: It is believed that if food is given to the hungry on this day, it is very auspicious.
: On the day of Amavasya, one should especially worship the Sun, Arghya must be offered to the Sun on this day.
: Worship Tulsi on Somavati Amavasya, it is believed that doing so will increase happiness and good luck.
: Recite Om on this day. Monday is the special day of worshiping Shiva, in such a day, the auspicious results of worshiping Shiva are received.
Learn the importance …
According to the Puranas, there is also a tradition of bathing and donating on Somavati Amavasya. Although Ganga bathing is considered to be of special importance on this day, but those who are unable to take a bath in the Ganges can bathe in any river or lake, etc. and can avail of Somavati Amavasya by worshiping Shiva-Parvati and Tulsi. Huh.
On the day of Somavati Amavasya, Suhagan women fast for the longevity of their husbands. According to the belief, by offering the ancestors on this day and donating for them, the blessings of the ancestors remain on your entire family. So that happiness and peace prevails in your home. This day is considered to be very good for the prevention of Pitradosh in the horoscope.
Do not do this work on Somavati Amavasya day…
It is believed that just as doing some work on this day results in auspicious results, there are also some tasks which are considered taboo on this day.
: It is considered prohibited to go to the crematorium on the new moon day, it is believed that on this day negative powers are awakened.
: On the day of Somavati Amavasya, it is considered appropriate to wake up in the morning and take a bath, so do not forget to forget this day.
: Couples should observe restraint and celibacy on this day.
: On the day of Amavasya, Peepal is worshiped, but take care to worship Peepal, but do not touch it. Because touching peepal on any day other than Saturday is considered taboo.
: Diet should be avoided on this day from the non-vegetarian Khan. Apart from this, cutting of hair, shaving or cutting of nails is also prohibited on this day.।
Somvati Amavasya Puja Vidhi
According to the belief, on this day, wake up early in the morning and take a bath. If there is Ganga water in the house, then definitely add a little Ganga water in the bath water. After this, worship God by wearing new clothes. After this, after taking holy water in the copper lotus, offer it to the Sun God and offer it for the ancestors.
Fast on this day and give alms to any needy. There is also a law to worship the Peepal tree on Somavati Amavasya. Women should worship in the Peepal tree with milk, water, flowers, akshat and sandalwood. Wrap around 108 times in peepal and circumnavigate and wish for the long life of children and husband.