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आप सभी को छठ, छठी, छठ पर्व, छठ पुजा, डाला छठ, डाला पुजा, सूर्य षष्ठी की हार्दिक अभिनन्दन ओर शुभकामनायें, छठी माँ आपकी सभी मनोकामनाएँ पूर्ण करें ।

Chhat Puja, a family festival for every North Indian born Hindus has its unique religious importance and reminds us of high cultural heritage of India. It is a worship to "Sun God", who is a source of light to life of entire living being and abundance of energy to nature, The recompense of prayer to "Sun-God" has many benefits in human life and even other religion people are not left uninfluenced of the same. They also equally participate in this holy celebration in the entire north India. This festival is celebrated with great austerity and penance. The people of Bihar, Utter Pradesh, West Bengal, Nepal, Mauritius offer their prayer to "Sun-God" with highest devotion. It is no denying fact that not only this world but the entire universe has importance of existence of "Sun-God".

It is also said that the Goddess that is worshipped during the famous Chhath Puja is known as Chhathi Maiya. Chhathi Maiya is known as Usha in the Vedas. She is believed to be the consort of Surya, the sun god. Some scholars are of the view that she is only the beloved of Surya and some suggest that She is Surya’s wife. Usha is the term used to refer to dawn – The first light of day. But in the Rig Veda she has more symbolic meaning. Symbolically Usha is the dawn of divine consciousness in the individual aspirant.

During the Chhath Puja, Chhathi Maiya is invoked to bless us with this divine consciousness which will help us to overcome all the troubles in the world – this bless will help us to Moksha or liberation.

Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Chhat Puja is one of the religious festivals of India. If you are juggling with dates and pondering when is Chhat Puja, then it is to inform you that this year the festival is going to be celebrated starting from 24th October 2017. During the four long-days of Chhath Puja, devotees worship Lord Surya.

Kartika Chhath Puja Date 2017:

DateDayEventHindi Tithi
24th October 2017TuesdayNahay KhayChaturthi
25th October 2017WednesdayLohanda and KharnaPanchami
26th October 2017ThursdaySandhya ArghyaShashthi
27th October 2017FridayUsha Arghya, Parana DaySaptami

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With regards,
Sanjay Gupta.


I am from UP and this is really nice job. I liked it. Thanks sanjay for all your efforts.

Tejendra Fri, 09/16/2011 - 18:15

It is my pleasure friend.

abdourh Fri, 09/16/2011 - 18:31

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