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Diwali 2020: Spiritual Aspects, Puja Muhurat & Puja Rituals

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Diwali 2020

Diwali is one of the most famous Hindu festivals that symbolizes the victory of light over darkness and truth over evilness. This festival of light means happiness around and celebration of light. It is the day that urges you to light a lamp and welcome Maa Lakshmi, the Goddess of Wealth and prosperity. In addition, the day also marks the return of Lord Rama to his kingdom in Ayodhya after defeating Ravana, the demon king. This mighty festival for all Hindus has great relevance and it is celebrated with pomp and show. Read this content and check out when Diwali 2020 will be celebrated along with details of spiritual aspects, puja muhurat, and puja rituals associated with the superb occasion.

Diwali: Spiritual Aspects

  • Diwali is celebrated in the course of the Amavasya of the Kartik month of the Hindu calendar, and the Maha Laxmi Puja is completed all through Pradosh Kaal. If the Pradosh Kaal does now not coincide with Amavasya inside two days, then Diwali is celebrated on the 2nd day. This is the most broadly observed way to commemorate the divine day.
  • On the different hand, there is an opposite faith that if the Pradosh Kaal does now not coincide with Amavasya at some stage in two days, then it ought to be the first day to be chosen for the auspicious occasion of Diwali.
  • If Amavasya does no longer occur, and Chaturdashi is accompanied via Pratipada, then Diwali is celebrated on the day of Chaturdashi itself.
  • The most reliable time for Mahalakshmi puja is for the duration of Pradosh Kaal, when any of the constant ascendants out of Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, and Aquarius, is rising in the jap horizon. The Pradosh Kaal prevails for about two hours and 24 minutes after sunset. If acceptable rituals are followed, the advantages of Goddess Laxmi are certain to be bestowed with all her divine glory.
  • Puja can additionally be carried out in the course of the Mahanishita kaal, which commences 24 minutes prior to middle of the night and lasts for about the equal length put up midnight. This time is committed to paying reverence to Maa Kali. Generally, Pandits, Tantriks, Saints, and human beings who are properly conscious of the significance of Mahanishita kaal, make use of this time to provide their devotion to Maa Kali.

Diwali: Puja Rituals

Laxmi Puja is one of the most grandiose sides of Diwali. On the auspicious day of Diwali 2020, Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Ganesha, and Maa Saraswati are revered for the duration of night and night. According to the Puranas, Goddess Lakshmi descends to the Earth and visits each house. Any residence which is thick and span is chosen via the goddess to dwell in, consequently, it is stated that applicable cleansing and lightening of the residence have to be executed on this opportune second so as to please Goddess Laxmi and revel in her divine blessings. The following factors are to be regarded whilst performing Diwali 2020 Puja:

  • Clean the residence and sprinkle the Holy Ganga Jal for the essence of purity earlier than Laxmi Puja. Adorn the residence with candles, clay-lamps, and Rangoli.
  • Create a puja altar. Spread a crimson fabric over it and vicinity the idols of Maa Laxmi and Lord Ganesha on it. A photograph of each can additionally be used for an equal purpose. Place a Kalash crammed with water near the altar.
  • Apply a tilak of haldi and kumkum on Goddess Laxmi and Lord Ganesha. Lit a diya (clay-lamp), and vicinity it with sandalwood paste, rice, turmeric, saffron, abeer, gulaal, etc. and provide your devotion.
  • After Lakshmi Puja, veneration of Goddess Saraswati, Goddess Kali, Lord Vishnu, and Lord Kuber is carried out in accordance with the rites.
  • The Puja ceremonies must be carried out collectively with household participants and friends.
  • Following Lakshmi Puja, reverence can be paid to books, closets, enterprise, or different wealth associated equipment.
  • After the completion of puja, holy things to do like distribution of sweets and prasad, and charity to needy need to be done.

Diwali: Puja Rituals

On Diwali 2020, the best time to start the worship of the mother goddess in Nishita Kaal Muhurat. Readers who have no idea of this time period can take help from professional astrologers serving an online astrological website platform. Check out the following timing for making the most out of the auspicious time on the biggest occasion.

Nishita Kaal Muhurat

  • Lakshmi Puja Muhurat: 11:59 PM to 12:32 AM, Nov 15
  • Mahanishita Kaal: 11:39 PM to 12:32 AM, Nov 15
  • Simha Kaal: 11:59 PM to 02:16 AM, Nov 15
  • Amavasya Tithi Begins: 2:17 PM on Nov 14, 2020
  • Amavasya Tithi Ends: 10:36 AM on Nov 15, 2020

Choghadiya Puja Muhurat:

  • Chara, Labha, Amrita: 2:17 PM to 04:07 PM
  • Evening muhurat, Labha: 05:28 PM to 07:07 PM

If you deserve the blessings of Maa Lakshmi on Diwali 2020, talk to famous online astrologers and know the right methods to worship.

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Neeraj Kumar

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