Basant Panchami 2023: The arrival of spring is celebrated on the day of Basant Panchami. This year Basant Panchami will be celebrated on 26 January 2023, Thursday. There is a ritual of worshiping Mother Saraswati on the day of Basant Panchami. Mother Saraswati is worshiped on this day in schools and colleges.
On the day of Basant Panchami, especially in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Haryana, the people especially celebrate the day of Basant Panchami as a kite festival. Nowadays people do more kite flying as their entertainment. On the holiday of Basant Panchami, people celebrate this day with great joy and enthusiasm. Children and boys and girls all celebrate this day with family members and friends and fly kites.
On the day of Basant Panchami, kite festival is organized on a large scale at many places It happens. Let us tell you how the tradition of flying kites started on Basant Panchami. After all why kites are flown on the day of Basant Panchami. What is the reason for flying kites on Basant Panchami.
The tradition of flying kites on Basant Panchami has been going on for a long time, it is just a way of celebrating the arrival of spring. With the spring of the season, the festival of Basant Panchami brings a wave of love and enthusiasm. After so much cold when a mild heat wave starts. So people celebrate that day with joy and enthusiasm. There is special importance of making different dishes in different states on the day of Basant Panchami. So let us tell you.
Punjab and Haryana
People of Punjab and Haryana also celebrate this festival with great pomp. On this day, people make delicious food like maize bread and mustard greens, khichdi and sweet rice.
Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan
People of Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan worship Mother Saraswati on this day. Yellow rice with saffron is prepared on this day. People in Rajasthan wear jasmine garlands on this day.
On this day the idol of Goddess Saraswati is decorated in the pandal, as well as the worship of the mother is done with rituals. Sweet yellow rice and Boondi laddoos are offered to Maa Saraswati. There are at least 13 dishes in the ritual in Bengal.
People in Bihar offer boondi laddoos and kheer on this day And they offer it to Mother Saraswati and distribute it among the people they know.
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