October 30, 2020 6:00:08 am
Happy Sharad Purnima 2020 Wishes Images, Status, Messages, Quotes: Also known as Kumara Purnima or Kogagiri Purnima, Sharad Purnima is a harvest festival celebrated annually on the full moon day of the Hindu month of Ashvin. The festival also marks the end of the monsoon season. This year, the day falls on October 30, 2020.
The day of festivities follows a specific pattern. Unmarried women, on this day, observe fast in the hope of a suitable groom. They wake up early and pray to the sun god with a vessel made of coconut leaf called ‘kula’. Filled with fried paddy, it contains containing seven fruits like coconut, banana, cucumber, betel nut, sugarcane and guava. After this, they do aarti.
The fast is then broken in the evening with fried paddy from the morning. They also offer it to the moon god before the tulsi (holy basil) plant. Many also eat rice and milk after offering it to the moon god.
Devotees worship Goddess Laxmi on this day. According to the Puranas, Goddess Laxmi takes rounds of the earth to watch over people during the night. Many also pray to Lord Indra, Lord Shiva and his consort Goddess Parvati.
On this occasion, send these wishes to mark the day.
*May you be blessed with prosperity and warmth.
*Happy Sharad Purnima.
*This Sharad Purnima, I pray for your well being and prosperity.
*Happy Sharad Purnima to your loved ones.
*May Goddess Lakshmi gives you everything you desire for. Happy Sharad Purnima to you and your family.
*Happy Sharad Purnima to everyone. May things only look up from here.
Happy Sharad Purnima.
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