Guru Purnima 2022

Guru Purnima also spelled Guru Poornima is the day to commemorate the importance of the 'Guru' or the teacher in one's life.

Guru Purnima 2022

According to spiritual experts, it is the Guru who transcends an individual from the vicious cycle of life and death and helps realize the reality of the eternal 'aatma'.

Guru Purnima 2022

Guru Purnima is celebrated on the full moon day or Purnima in the month of Ashadha of the Hindu calendar.

Guru Purnima 2022

It falls in the months of July-August on the English calendar. Guru Purnima 2022 date is July 13, Wednesday.

Guru Purnima 2022

According to Hinduism, Guru Purnima celebrates the birth of Ved Vyasa, the famous sage who is said to have edited the Vedas dividing them into four;

Guru Purnima 2022

he also wrote the Puranas which is considered the 'fifth Veda' and the Mahabharata. It is believed that on this day,

Guru Purnima 2022

prayers reach the Mahaguru directly and his blessings evade darkness and ignorance from a disciple's life.

Gautam Budhha delivered his first sermon or teaching to his first five disciples after he migrated from Bodhgaya to Sarnath.

Guru Purnima 2022

Among Hindus, this day is dedicated to the worshipping of one's guru who acts as the guiding light in his/her life.

Guru Purnima 2022

Vyasa puja is held in many places where mantras are enchanted to venerate the 'Guru'.

Guru Purnima 2022