The holy festival associated with the worship of Ganapati, which fulfills all the wishes soon, is celebrated on the Ashtami date of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month as Durva Ashtami. Read this article to know the importance and great remedy of nectar-like beneficial Durva.
Great remedy for auspicious door
In Hinduism, the Durva used for worship is known by the names of Duba, Amrita, Ananta, Mahaushadhi etc. Durva is not only offered here in all kinds of auspicious works but especially in the worship of the first revered Ganapati. Due to this holy Durva, the festival of Durva Ashtami is being celebrated today. Celebrated on the Ashtami date of Shukla Paksha of Bhadrapada month, this festival is of utmost importance. It is believed that by worshiping Durva on the day of Durva Ashtami, not only all the work gets done in a happy manner, but everyone in the household remains healthy, prosperous and happy.
story of durva
Many types of stories are heard about the Durva found on the earth. According to a legend, Mangalkari Durva appeared during the churning of the ocean when the gods were carrying nectar to save them from the demons and some drops from that nectar urn fell on the earth-grown Durva, after which she became immortal. happened. Even after being uprooted repeatedly, it does not end and grows again. At the same time, the second story is also related to the churning of the ocean. It is believed that during the churning of the ocean, when Lord Vishnu assumed the Kurma avatar and became seated on the axis of the Mandarachal mountain, the rubbing caused by the speedy rotation of the Mandarachal mountain caused some hairs from Lord Vishnu’s thigh and fell into the sea. After this, the same hairs of Lord Vishnu were born on the earth in the form of Durva grass.
Fruits of offering Durva to Ganapati
It is believed that the person who uses Durva in the worship of Gajanan, the giver of Riddhi-Siddhi, he gets wealth like Kubera and all his troubles, troubles etc. Offering 21 durva knots to Ganpati on Ganesh Chaturthi or Wednesday with the mantra ‘Shri Ganeshaya Namah Durvankuran Samarpayami’ gives Ganpati’s blessings soon. This is a very miraculous way of worshiping Ganapati. In such a situation, Durva should always be used in the worship of Ganapati to make life auspicious.
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(The information given here is based on religious beliefs and folk beliefs, there is no scientific evidence for this. It has been presented here keeping in mind the general interest.)