Nag Panchami or Naga Panchami is likely one of the vital festivals that fall in the course of the fifth holy Hindu month ‘Shravan.’ Nag Panchami is widely known with a large amount of devotion.
This 12 months Nag Panchami is on fifth August (Monday) 2019.
Panchami Tithi Begins – 06:49 PM on Aug 04, 2019
Panchami Tithi Ends – 03:55 PM on Aug 05, 2019
Nagas or snakes represent mystic knowledge, information, and the ability to manage mortality; it additionally marks to resume unfavorable qualities of sins, bitterness, and greed. It is believed that worshipping is to accumulate the effectiveness of the Nagas and to manage their unfavorable traits.
According to Hindu astrology, Snake has an affiliation with the Moon’s nodes. The head of the snake symbolize Rahu and the tail is claimed to be Ketu. In the zodiacal chart of an individual, if all of the seven main planets are bunched between Rahu and Ketu in anticlockwise order, it’s recognized to be Sarpa dosha.
Sarpa is the opposite title of Naga, and it’s believed that if a person’s previous motion displays as karma in his current life, it’s stated to be the curse of the Nagas. This ruminates as Sarpa Dosha in our beginning charts. So folks worship the Nagas to hunt their blessings as a substitute of their anger. It is important for many who wish to appease the unfavorable prospects of their beginning chart.
As stated Nag Panchami and Sarpa dosha are related to one another, and reciting Nag mantra or Nag strotra on this auspicious day is taken into account to obtain the blessings of Nagas. The Nag Panchami mantra or strotra to be recited on today is “Om Kurukulye Hum Phat Swaha.” It ought to be narrated both 11, 21 or 108 occasions to ward-off all evils, and to stay shielded from all of the dangerous results of Sarpa dosha.
Nagula Panchami Puja Mantra
सर्वे नागाः प्रीयन्तां मे ये केचित् पृथ्वीतले।
ये च हेलिमरीचिस्था येऽन्तरे दिवि संस्थिताः॥
ये नदीषु महानागा ये सरस्वतिगामिनः।
ये च वापीतडगेषु तेषु सर्वेषु वै नमः॥
How to worship?
Nag Panchami Pooja begins with bathing as purification after which sporting typical clothes. Sweets ready with coconut and with black sesame seeds ladoos are made at residence as a holy providing to the Lord of the snakes. Rituals are held in temples, and snake idols are made from clay within the honors of 9 distinguished snake gods- Vasuki, Anantha, Sesha, Kambala, Shankhapala, Takshaka, Padmanabha, Manasa, and Kaliya. In some elements of Eastern India, Nag Panchami is devoted to the worship of the snake goddess, Manasa. Devotees apply pink vermillion powder on the brow of the idol and carry out aarti, by lightening up the place with oil lamps.
You ought to observe quick on Nag Panchami day, and mustn’t eat any heavy meals even after you break the quick. After sundown it’s best to have a pure vegetarian meal, milk is claimed to be the best meals on today.
On Naga Panchami, folks feed milk to snakes as part of the celebration. It is finished to free them from sarpa dosh. People additionally donate on Naga Panchami day.
Naga Panchami can also be noticed as Bhratru Panchami in some elements of India. Here the ladies supply prayers and search the safety of their brothers from snake bites.
The optimistic of Nag Panchami Pooja is that it removes all of the curses from the lifetime of a person, and he can get pleasure from a greater life with out issues.
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