Saraswati Puja 2022: The fifth day of Shukla Paksha of Magha month is celebrated as Basant Panchami (2022). On this day, there is a law to worship Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of learning and art. This time Basant Panchami 2022 is on 5th February. It is believed that Basant Panchami marks the beginning of Vasantotsav, which continues till Holi. Today, the worship of Goddess Saraswati, the goddess of knowledge and wisdom, is being done with great pomp.
Basant Panchami (2022)
Auspicious time for Saraswati Puja 2022.
Basant Panchami Shubh Muhurta starts: From 3.45 am
End: 6th February at 3:48 am.
On the day of Basant Panchami, the auspicious time for worshiping Goddess Saraswati is from 07.07 in the morning to 12.35 in the afternoon. Apart from this, Rahu Kaal is from 9.51 am to 11.13 am on this day.
On the day of Basant Panchami, starting new education, admission of children in school, starting any new work, shaving of children, annaprashan sanskar, home entry, or any other auspicious work is considered very fruitful. Worshiping Goddess Saraswati on this day gives the boon of wisdom and knowledge. Mother Saraswati is considered the goddess of knowledge, music, arts, science, and crafts. People worship Goddess Saraswati on the day of Basant Panchami to gain knowledge and get rid of lethargy, laziness, and ignorance. On this day, there is also a tradition to start education. That is why most parents get their children started on this day with the blessings of Mother Saraswati.
Holi preparations will start in many rural areas from today. Today, apart from offering Abir-Gulal to the deities, people also apply it to each other. The process of singing Holi songs in rural areas will also start today. Many people associated with rural culture are discharging this tradition even while living in the city.
Basant Panchami 2022 Guidelines
Basant Panchami 2022: However, orders have been given at the police-administered level to follow The Corona guidelines in Saraswati Puja by holding peace committee meetings from place to place. A license is required to install the statue. It is necessary to keep sanitizer and mask in the puja pandal. Apart from this, there will be a complete ban on playing DJ during Saraswati Puja in many places. Along with this, strict action will also be taken if the DJ players are caught. In some districts, no procession of any kind will be organized during idol immersion, nor will there be the use of bandwagon. If any untoward incident happens during idol immersion, then all the accountability will be of the worship committee members.