• Chhath Puja 2016Chhath Puja is a major Hindu festival, which is mainly celebrated in the states of Bihar, Jharkhand, Eastern U.P., and some parts of Nepal. Chhat Puja is celebrated two times a year; one is during summers and other one in winters. The name of the festival symbolizes about its day of occurrence, as 'Chhath' refers to 'sixth'.
  • Chhathi Maiya 2016According to the Hindu Calendar , the first Chhath Puja of the year falls on the sixth day of the Chaitra month, after the festival of Holi . This Chhath Puja is also known as Chaiti Chhath (because of the Chaitra month) and Surya Puja.
  • Kartiki Chhath 2016The second Chhath Parva of the year falls on the sixth day of Kartika month, after the festival of Diwali . This Chhath Puja is also known as Kartiki Chhath. Kartiki Chhath is the major Chhath Puja, on which grand celebrations are observed by the people. Kartiki Chhath will again be celebrated by devotees with utmost faith and devotion.
  • Dala Chhath 2016People from different states call Chhath Puja with different names. These differences are because of the variations in their regional languages. Some of the names of Chhath Puja are as follows: Chhath Parva, Dala Chhath, Surya Shashti, Chhath Mahaparva, Dala Puja, Surya Puja and so on.
  • Nirjala Vrat 2016Chhat Puja is celebrated in the honor of Lord Surya, by paying reverence to the Sun. Chhath Parva (festival) is one of the most difficult Parva of Hindu religion. This festival continues up to 4 days and strict fast is observed by all the devotees. They observe Nirjala (without having water) Vrat (fast) for up to 2 days.
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Chhath Puja – Hindu Ritual for the Sun God

‘Chhath Puja’ could be a famed competition of Hindu. It celebrated in province and Uttar Pradesh and lots of alternative elements of Asian nation. it’s conjointly followed in some elements of province, Jharkhand, Orissa, Assam and conjointly Mauritius and Kingdom of Nepal. it’s celebrated in the main among the Bhojpuri and Maithali speaking folks. Chhath Puja takes place throughout sixth day (Shasthi) satellite two weeks (Shukla Paksha) of Karthik month consistent with lunisolar calendar. It usually falls within the month of October-November. The competition lasts for four days. Chhath Puja is additionally referred to as Dala Chhath. during this necessary competition setting Sun (dawn) is worshiped. The competition is discovered with the religion that the Sun God fulfills desires if…


History and Origin of Chhath Puja

History of Chhath puja contains a nice important within the Hindu faith and it’s assumed that the oldest Purohits were requested by the kings to return and perform the normal puja of the Lord Sun. They chant the traditional Rigveda texts and a range of hymns for attend the Sun. within the ancient, Chhath puja were celebrated by Draupadi and Pandavas of Hastinapur (New Delhi) for resolution their instant drawback and acquisition their lost kingdom. It is conjointly assumed that the Chhath puja was 1st started by the Surya Putra Karna. He was a good soul and had dominated over the Anga Desh (Munger district of Bihar) throughout the religious writing amount. Worship of Chhathi Maiya (consort of the Lord…


Chhath Puja the hindu festival

Chhath is a Hindu festival celebrated each year by the people very eagerly. This is very antique festival of the Hindu religion dedicated to the God of energy, also known as Dala Chhath or Surya Shashti. People celebrate this festival to offer thanks to the Lord Surya for blessing the life on the earth as ever. People worship the God Sun very enthusiastically and pray for the well-being success and progress of their family members, friends, and elders. According to the Hinduism, Sun worship is related to the cure of a range of diseases such as leprosy, etc. The rituals at this day is to wake up early in the morning, take a holy bath in the Gange and keep…