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Pausha Purnima -Know Significance, Puja Vidhi & Importance

On the day of Paush Purnima, a person who does bath, charity, and austerity, attains virtue and salvation. Worshiping Sun God and Moon God on Paush Purnima is believed to remove suffering.

Purnima Tithi is dedicated to the Moon. Offering Arghya to the Sun at sunrise in the morning is considered auspicious, whereas, after moonrise, the fast should be broken by worshiping the Moon.

Worship method and importance of Paush Purnima Vrat

  • On the day of the full moon, the fast should wake up before sunrise and take a vow of fasting after taking bath, etc.
  • Taking a bath in a particular river on a full moon day holds great significance.
  • But if it is not possible to take a bath at a pilgrimage place etc., then bathing should be done at home by mixing a little Ganges water in the water.
  • Offer Arghya to Lord Surya after bath. You should light a lamp in front of the idol or picture of Lord Shri Krishna in the temple of the house.
  • Offer naivedya-fruits to God.
  • Listen, narrate or read the story of Lord Satyanarayan yourself.
  • Perform aarti after the story of Lord Satyanarayan. Worship the moon after taking off the aarti of the Lord.
  • Donating on the day of Paush Purnima has special significance.
  • Donate according to your ability. You can donate sesame, jaggery, blanket or woolen clothes to charity.

Freedom from the shackles of life and death

In this way, bathing and donating water on the full moon day and giving water to the Sun God is of great benefit. It is said that by bathing and donating to Paush Purnima, a person attains salvation. Kalpvas also starts from this day.

The people of Kalpa come a day or two before Paush Purnima and begin their penance on the banks of the Sangam. The second bath of Magh Mela will be on Paush Purnima. Kalpavasi offers baths and donations on all the major baths of Magh Mela.

Kalpavas ends on the day of Maghi Purnima. It is said that the people of Kalpa come here with the wish of liberation from the shackles of life and death.

Your luck will shine

On the full moon day, the moon is at its full size. This day is also very dear to Goddess Lakshmi. By taking these special measures on the day of the full moon, luck will shine. Moon is the signifier of the mother and is the significator of the mind.

Moon is the lord of Cancer sign. Memory power becomes weak. There is a shortage of water in the house. Mental tension, nervousness in the mind, various types of doubts could remain in the mind. Thoughts of committing suicide also keep recurring in the mind of a person.

As the Moon is small in Krishna Paksha and full in Shukla Paksha, similarly the Moon also has an effect on the human mind. It is said in the scriptures that on every full moon day, Goddess Lakshmi arrives at the Peepal tree. You wake up in the morning and offer water by offering something sweet in front of the Peepal tree.

Sweetness in married life

For a successful married life, on every full moon, any moon in the husband and wife must offer milk to the moon, this keeps the sweetness in married life. When any benefic planets like Venus, Jupiter, and Mercury are in the tenth house from the Moon, then the person is long, wealthy, and happy in every way including family. When any planet from Moon is not in a second or twelfth house then it is inauspicious.

There will be no shortage of money

Any person who has to face money-related problems in life, at the time of moonrise on the full moon day, mix sugar and rice in raw milk on the moon, This gradually ends his financial problem.

Offer perfume and incense sticks

Pray to Maa Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, happiness, prosperity, and opulence, to reside in your house permanently., keep Shree Yantra, Vyapar Vriddhi Yantra, Kuber Yantra, Ekakshi Coconut, Dakshinvarti Shankh in the temple of his house for monetary gains.

They should be installed on top of the whole Akshat. In the night of full moon, look at the moon continuously for 15 to 20 minutes, because of this, the light of the eyes becomes brighter.

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