Aaj Ka Panchang 25 August: Today is the seventh day of the Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada. It is also called Saptami Saptami. Come, know what is its worship method and fast story?
Aaj Ka Panchang 25 August 2020: Today 25 August is the seventh day of the bright fortnight of Bhadrapada on Tuesday. Today is Andra Yoga and for the north direction is the direction shul. Saptami of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada is also called Saptan Saptami. Apart from this, it is also called Lalita Saptami.
Fasting of Saptami Saptami
It is believed that keeping Saptami fast on the seventh day gives children. On this day, husband, wife or both of them can fast and worship Saptami. This fast is done for the attainment of children, their efficiency and progress. In this fast, Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati are worshiped by law. And Prasad is distributed. This prasad also assumes the fast. It is believed that if the child keeps this fast, he will soon get children.
It is also believed that Lalita Saptami is celebrated on the seventh day of the bright fortnight of the month of Bhadrapada. This Saptami is dedicated to Lalita Devi, the friend of Shri Radha Rani. Lalita Devi was one of the most beloved gopis of Radha Rani and Lord Shri Krishna. Lalita Saptami is celebrated as the birth anniversary of Gopika Lalita. Devotees also worship Lalita Devi along with Shri Krishna and Radha Rani on this day with great law.
This is the method of fasting for child Saptami
On this day, wake up early in the morning, take a bath and wear clean clothes and take a pledge before Lord Shiva and mother Parvati and resolve to fast. Start this fast from this time. Stay fast on fasting day. As a Prasad of fasting, make 7 puras of Kheer-Puri and Gur or 7 sweet Pooris. For worship, place a square on the earth and place a statue of Shiva-Parvati on it. Install the urn next to it, so put mango leaves in it and keep coconut. After that, light a lamp and decorate aarti plate.
Now tie 7 puris and puas in a banana leaf and keep them in worship and pray for Lord Shiva for protection and progress of the children and worship Shiva and Parvati Mata. Offer them Kalava. Women should wear cotton Dora or silver child Saptami bangle in their hands during worship. After worship, offer incense, deep nevaidya, read or listen to the story of child Saptami. To open the fast, eat the offerings of Pudi or Puye.