Basant Panchami 2023: Mother Saraswati, the goddess of learning and wisdom, is worshiped on the fifth day of Magh Shukla. The festival of this worship is called Basant Panchami. Being one of the few special auspicious times of the year, it is also known as ‘Abujh Muhurt’. Many auspicious works can be done in this including marriage, building construction. The boon of both knowledge and science can be obtained on this auspicious date. The blessings of music, art and spirituality can also be taken. This time the festival of Basant Panchami will be celebrated on January 26 i.e. tomorrow. Let us tell you its auspicious time and method of worship.
Auspicious time of Basant Panchami (Basant Panchami 2023 Shubh Muhurt)
The fifth date of Magh Shukla will be from 12.34 pm on January 25 to 10.28 am on January 26. Due to Odia Tithi, the festival of Basant Panchami will be celebrated only on Thursday, 26th January. On this day, the auspicious time for Saraswati Puja will be from 07:12 am to 12:33 pm.
Auspicious Yoga on Basant Panchami (Basant Panchami 2023 Shubh Yog)
Shiv Yoga- This year Basant Panchami will start in Shiv Yoga. In fact, on January 25, from 06:15 in the evening, Shiv Yoga will be there till the next day i.e. January 26, at 03:29 in the afternoon.
Siddha Yoga- Siddha Yoga will start as soon as Shiv Yoga ends on Basant Panchami. Siddha Yoga will be on January 26 from 03:29 in the afternoon till the next day i.e. January 27 at 01:22 in the afternoon.
Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga- Sarvartha Siddhi Yoga on Basant Panchami will be from 06:57 in the evening till the next day i.e. January 27 at 07:12 in the morning.
Ravi Yoga: Ravi Yoga is also being formed on Basant Panchami. On this day, from 06:57 in the evening to 07:12 in the morning of the next day, there will be Ravi Yoga.
Do’s and Don’ts on Panchami (Basant Panchami 2023 Do’s and Don’t’s)
What to do on Basant Panchami?
Wear yellow and white colored clothes on the festival of Basant Panchami. Offer yellow and white flowers to Goddess Saraswati. Especially offer jasmine flowers to Goddess Saraswati. On this day students should worship crying books. If you dance or are related to any kind of art, then worship your musical instruments along with Goddess Saraswati on this day.
What not to do on Basant Panchami?
Do not wear black, red or dark colored clothes on Basant Panchami. Do not say inauspicious things for anyone. There are beliefs that Goddess Saraswati sits on your tongue on this day. That’s why what you said can be true. That’s why don’t use abusive or wrong words for anyone. Also, avoid the consumption of meat and alcohol. On this day, students should take a promise to Mother Saraswati that they will study hard throughout the year.
Worship method of Mother Saraswati on Basant Panchami (Basant Panchami 2023 Pujan Vidhi)
Wear yellow, basanti or white clothes on the day of Basant Panchami. Do not wear black or red clothes. Begin the puja by facing the east or north direction. Use two and a half hours after sunrise or two and a half hours after sunset for this work. Offer white sandalwood, yellow and white flowers to Maa Saraswati. Dedicate sugar, curd in Prasad. It is considered best to offer saffron mixed kheer. Chant the mantra “Om Ain Saraswatyai Namah” during worship