Vat Savitri Vrat 2020: Today is Vat Savitri fast and Shani Jayanti, Learn Muhurat, Mantra and Puja method
According to the Hindu calendar, Vat Savitri is fasted and worshiped on the new moon day of each year. This year, Vat Savitri fast is being celebrated today. On the same date, Shani Dev was born on today’s date, so today is also Shani Jayanti. Women celebrate Vat Savitri fast as a special festival. In this, women worshiping the Vat or Banyan tree duly, orbiting 11, 21 or 108, do this worship dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Yama Dev with the desire to keep their good luck unbroken and intact.
Vat Savitri fast in Shobhan Yoga
According to astrological calculations, this year this festival is falling on Kritika Nakshatra and Shobhan Yoga on Friday, May 22, which is the best yoga according to astrological calculations. The Jyesht Amavasya Tithi has started on May 21, Thursday, May 21, at 9.35 pm, which will be at 11 o’clock at 08, on May 22.
Vat Savitri fast and method of worship
On Amavasya Tithi of Jyestha month, retire from bathing etc. during morning sunrise and reach under Vat tree with worship material. There, worshiping the vat while dedicating it to Lord Vishnu under the Vat tree brings a lot of good luck and family happiness, peace and prosperity.
Worship water, Akshat, Roli, camphor, ground rice-turmeric paste (Aipen), flowers, incense-lamp, Raksha-sutra etc. After that tie the vat tree with raw cotton. Then circumambulation according to the strength as indicated, should please Lord Yama with Lord Vishnu.
Shani Jayanti 2020
The origin of Lord Shani Dev is also described on this Jyeshtha Amavasya. Hence, Shani-Jayanti is also celebrated on this day. Since Shanidev is the elder brother of Yamdev, Shani Dev should be pleased by reciting this mantra with the desire for happiness, prosperity and longevity.