Harsh winters are finally over and it’s the time to celebrate the beginning of the spring season that is marked by Basant Panchami also called the Saraswati puja by many. The festival is celebrated all over India differently according to the region. According to the Hindu calendar the festival is celebrated in the month of Magha and it also marks the beginning of the festival Holi or Holika that is soon celebrated after 40 days.
The relevance of Saraswati puja and its importance on the occasion of Basant Panchami
Goddess Saraswati is the Devi of knowledge, wisdom, art and music. The youngsters are introduced and welcomed to the world of learning, reading and writing. In the states like West Bengal and Assam Saraswati puja is held with uttermost faith and belief.
People across India dress in yellow and white attire as it is the color of goddess saraswati’s saree and it also symbolizes the ripening of flowers and other plantations in the fields. Sweets, fruits and khichuri that is made up of rice, pulses and sugar is offered to goddess Saraswati first during the puja and then later on to family members, friends and their neighbors.
Here are a few wishes that you could send on Basant Panchami 2021!
1. May knowledge be the only factor guiding you towards success and growth. Have a blessed Basant Panchami.
2. Darkness can be removed by welcoming good thoughts and colors in your life and with this let’s all welcome and wish that this season may fill your life with beautiful colors and repeal all the dark thoughts and negativity away.
3. On the auspicious day of Basant Panchami, I wish for you and your family a life filled with beautiful flowers with their incredibly amazing fragrance and a season that brings the best for each one you!
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