Basant Panchami 2019:
The festival of Basant Panchami will be on February 9. Pooja of Mother Saraswati is very important on this day. In Hinduism, Mother Saraswati has been considered as the Goddess of learning and wisdom. Those students who are weak in studies, if they worship Goddess Saraswati on the day of Basant Panchami, they are especially pleased with them. Students also worship their book-copies and pen on this day.
On this day many people teach their babies to write the first alphabet. That’s because writing on this day is considered the best day to read. It is mandatory to worship in the auspicious month of Basant Panchami. During this Saraswati, stotram is recited. Now let us know Basant Panchami:
Shubh Muhurtha of Basant Panchami:
Basant Panchami Puja Muhurat: 6.40am to 12.12pm
Panchami date starts: Magh Shukla Panchami starts from 12.25 pm on Saturday 9 February
Panchami date expires: Sunday, February 10, 2.08 pm
Yellow is of particular importance
On the day of Basant Panchami, yellow is of particular importance. Actually, due to the mustard crop in the spring, the earth is yellow. Keeping this in mind people wear yellow clothes and welcome Basant Panchami on this day. Sun is happening on this day, which gives the message that we should become serious and intense like the Sun. On the day of Basant Panchami, not only clothes but also in yellow things are made in food.