Saraswati Jayanti or Saraswati Puja falls on fifth day in bright half of of Magh month (January – February) as per all standard Hindu calendars. Saraswati Jayanti 2022 date is February 5.
It is also known as Vasant Panchami (Basant Panchami) / Shri Panchami / Saraswati Panchami / Vidyadayini Saraswati vratam. It is believed on this day Goddess Saraswati was born.
In Bengal, Saraswati Puja is celebrated on this day. As we know, Durga Puja (during Navratri), Lakshmi Puja (on Sharat Purnima), Kali Puja (on Diwali), and Saraswati Puja (on Basant Panchami) are four popular festivals to worship the Mother Goddess in Bengal.
Goddess Saraswati is worshipped with 16 steps of puja and offered special naivedya. Aksharabhyasa, initiation of education for children, is performed in mass numbers in Saraswati temples on Basant Panchami Saraswati Puja.
Panchang, 5 February 2022
Suryodayam(Sunrise) : 06:49 AM
Suryastama(Sunset) : 06:00 PM
Chandrodayam(Moonrise) : 09:43 AM
Chandrastama(Moonset) : 10:08 PM
Tithi : Panchami upto 03:46 AM, Feb 06 Shashthi
Nakshatra : Uttara Bhadrapada upto 04:09 PM Revati
Karana : Bava upto 03:40 PM. Balava upto 03:46 AM, Feb 06. Kaulava.
Yoga : Siddha upto 05:42 PM. Sadhya.
Weekday : Shaniwara.
Paksha : Shukla Paksha
Shaka Samvat : 1943 Plava
Chandramasa : Magha – Purnimanta Magha – Amanta
Vikram Samvat : 2078 Aananda
Gujarati Samvat : 2078 Pramadi
Abhijit : 12:02 PM to 12:47 PM
Amrit Kalam : 11:19 AM to 12:55 PM
Time to avoid:
Rahu Kalam : 09:36 AM to 11:00 AM
Yamaganda : 01:48 PM to 03:12 PM
Gulikai Kalam : 06:49 AM to 08:12 AM
Dur Muhurtam : 06:49 AM to 07:33 AM 07:33 AM to 08:18 AM
Varjyam : 04:39 AM, Feb 06 to 06:19 AM, Feb 06
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