Sharad Purnima 2020 Date: According to Hindi Panchang, Sharad Purnima falls in Ashwin month every year. The full moon date of Shukla Paksha of Ashwin month is called Sharad Purnima or Ashwin Purnima. This year, Sharad Purnima or Ashwin Purnima is on Friday, 30 October. Sharad Purnima has a special religious significance. Goddess Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, wealth and opulence is worshiped on this day. Sharad Purnima is also known as Kojagari Purnima or Kojagari Lakshmi Puja. According to mythological beliefs, Goddess Lakshmi was born on the day of Sharad Puja.
Sharad Purnima Date
The full moon date of the Shukla Paksha of Ashwin month starts from 05.45 pm on 30th October, which will be at 08:18 pm on 31 October the next day. Sharad Purnima will be on October 30. Sharad Purnima falls in Ashwin month, hence it is also called Ashwin Purnima.
Importance of Sharad Purnima
According to astrology, once a year on the day of Sharad Purnima, the moon is filled with sixteen arts. It is believed that on the day of Sharad Purnima, the rays of the moon rain drops of nectar, which are beneficial for health. In full moonlight, make Kheer and keep it in the open sky, so that the nectar-rich rays of the moon will come in it and the kheer will become like nectar with medicinal properties. Consuming it will be beneficial for health. In the Dwapar Yuga on Sharad Purnima, Lord Krishna composed Maharas with the gopis.
Sharad Purnima is also important for Lakshmi Puja. According to mythological beliefs, Mata Lakshmi wanders overnight on Sharad Purnima. Those who worship Goddess Lakshmi and invite her to their home, there is no shortage of wealth and wealth throughout the year.