vijaya dasami

SIGNIFICANCE OF VIJAYA DASAMI

1.The tenth day of Dasara festival is known as Vijaya Dasami
2.”Dasa means 10 “ra” means night “Dasara means 10th night
3.Mysore is famous for Dasara festival
4.There was a demon by name Mahishasura.He got a boon from Brahma that his death should be in the hands of a women
5.He started givng torcher to the devs
6.In order to put an end to his troubles,Lord siva decided to show his velor in the form of Sakthi
7.All the devas including Lord vishnu gave her their weapons
8.She started on a lion as her vehicle in the form of durga
9.Mahishasura vaged war against Durga devi
10.She threw her Trisula on him and killed him
11.People belonging to devaloka started shouting “JAYA JAYA DEVI DURGA DEVI SHARANAM”
12.This victorious day is celelbrated as Vijayadasami

This year we are cellebrating it on a Fridaykali

Ayathu varadha devi

AYATHU VARADHA DEVI

“Ayathu Varadha Devi”………………………..

This mantra is chanted by those who do Sandhya vandhanam

This Mantra is chanted before doing Gayathri Japam

Let us know the meaning of this mantra

May mother Gayathri the fulfill er of desires come to reveal to us the principle of supreme godhead,as pure consciousness

May that mother of the vedas and Rhythms instruct us on the Brahaman the highest divine principleGA3

PANCHA POOJA DAY

PANCHA POOJA DAY

1.Tomorrow is sunday
2.it is a panja pooja day
3.The following are the pancha pooja

a.JANMASHATAMI
Birthday of Lord Krishna according to Ashtami .Rohini star is on 16th sep 2014.It is also a Ashtami day.It is the last day of Aavani month.Since the two Ashtami’s are coming in the beginning and at the end of this tamil month it represents that god is the beginning and end of all
Rohini is the favorite star of star of Lrod Krishna (chapter 10 bhagavat gita)

KRISHNA 1

b.KALABAIRAVA ASHTAMI
Tomorrow is Kalabairava Ashtami Kalabairava should be worshipped in the evening.The priest waves the key infront of Kalabairava before closing the window.This is because he is security officer of the temple.

kalabairavar 1

c.SURYA DAY
Sun god is the ruler of simha rasi it falls on sunday.Krithka is also the star if the sun god

d.FASTING
Krithika fasting and Janmashtami fasting should be observed tommorow

e.PITHUR POOJA
Pithur pooja should be done tommorow.This is because pithur pooja should be done on the beginning of the fist day of the tamil Month
According to shannavathi principle two pithur poojas should be done tommorow

Hence we may conclude that this is a special suriya day and pancha pooja day