Devotees takes holy dip in Narmada on Buddha Poornima

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 May 2018 10:43:22




Staff Reporter

The devotees took holy dip in sacred Narmada on auspicious occasion of Vaishakh, Buddha Poornima at different Ghats of holy Narmada on Monday.The devotees arrived at the different Ghats of holy Narmada, Gwarighat, Tilwaraghat Jilaharighat, Lamhetaghat, Kharighat, Bhedaghat early in the morning and took holy dip in sacred river. The people not only from city but also from adjoining rural areas came at have holy dip in Maan Narmada.The shopkeepers had installed the make shift shops along the bank of holy river to sell different commodities besides the Poojan Samagri. The was fair like scene was witnessed at main Ghats of holy Narmada, Gwarighat and Tilwaraghat.

In view of the very auspicious planetary combination, 'Muhurat' the 'Gajkesari' and other auspicious 'Yoga' occurred due to which many devotees went to Ghats of sacred river to earn virtue of having holy dip in Maan Narmada. The planets Jupiter, moons combination is considered Sidhdh Yoga also which is auspicious for purchasing and donating different things. Pundit Vasudev Shashtri said that such planetary combination would occur after long gap, in year 2022 again. It is also auspicious for purchasing the property which gives stability. The devotee sung the Maan Narmadashtak, performed Abhishk of Shiv ji, Shivlinga, offered special prayers and donated different commodities besides purchasing different things. Besides many religious programmes were also organised at different parts of city on occasion of Budhdh Poornima. The police had made tight security arrangements and barricades were also installed on the route to control the traffic.