July 1, 2020 Blog

Guru Purnima 2020: Date,Time and Significance


Guru Purnima 2020: This the day matches with Chandra Grahan or lunar overshadowing. The day is devoted to respecting our instructors.

Guru Purnima is generally celebrated to respect our instructors in each field Hindus, Buddhists, and Jains watch the day as a sign of regard to their masters over the world. This year Guru Purnima and Chandra Grahan or lunar obscuration are around the same time - July 5. Master Purnima is seen on the full moon in Ashadha month of the Hindu schedule.

Guru is a Sanskrit word, which means 'one who expels numbness' in our lives. At the end of the day, it is the day to thank our masters or instructors, who have guided us. Master is likewise regularly alluded to as the individual shows us the correct way.

Guru Purnima timings

Purnima Tithi begins at 11:33 am July 4

Purnima Tithi end at 10:13 am on Jul 5

The celebration is praised by Buddhists to pay tribute to Lord Buddha, who gave his first lesson on this day at Sarnath in Uttar Pradesh. Folklore says, on Guru Purnima, Lord Shiva, the Agi Guru or the first instructor, began the transmission of yoga to the Saptarishis. Numerous individuals likewise praise this day in the respect of the incredible sage Veda Vyasa, who is known to be probably the best master of India and the creator of Mahabharata.

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On this day, enthusiasts revere their otherworldly masters and visit sanctuaries to look for gifts. A great many people watch quick on this day and do pujas at home in valuation for their masters. In ashrams and religious communities, petitions are recounted by the understudies out of appreciation for their masters.

Aside from India, Guru Purnima is additionally celebrated in Nepal as Teachers Day, which in India is set apart on September 5.