Tula Sankranti 2017 is on Tuesday, October 17, primarily based on the Hindu picture voltaic calendar. It is the first day of Kartik month. It is one amongst the foremost festivals of Odisha and Karnataka held in celebration of the farmers’ bountiful cultivation.
The totally different names of Tula Sankranti
The competitors can be known as Garbhana Sankranti or Cauvery Sankramana. The celebration is form of a pregnant woman rejoicing and feeling happy with the growth of her child in her womb. The comparable means, farmers rejoice when their rice begin to point out the ears of corns.
How is Tula Sankranti celebrated?
1. Farmers worship goddess Lakshmi and goddess Parvati and search their blessings for good crop and security from pure calamities, yearly.
2. The full members of the household participate in the rituals of offering prayers and puja to the goddesses.
three. After the offering of prayers, all people eats rice meal with the hope that there shall be appreciable meals in the way forward for their properties along with of their nation.
4. Fresh grains along with wheat grains and branches of Kara vegetation are provided to goddess Lakshmi
5. Goddess Parvati is obtainable betel leaves, palm nuts, sandalwood paste along with vermillion paste and bangles. Devotees worship the almighty by sprinkling rice and bowing themselves in entrance of the idol.
The foremost goal of the competitors is to forestall feminine and droughts. The competitors is seen in quite a few components of the nation in quite a few strategies.
Tula Sankranti celebration in Karnataka
In Karnataka, the day is known as Cauvery Sankramana. River Cauvery and its provide Tala Cauvery are worshipped.
During Tula Sankranti, the photo voltaic transits into Tula Rashi. When the photo voltaic enters Tula Rashi, a small fountain typically referred to as Brahmakundike on the mountains of Brahmagiri Hills begins filling up the Tala Cauvery.
Devotees accumulate to assemble water from Tala Cauvery. This water is believed to appreciate salvation if a person drinks it.
In this state, coconut represents goddess Parvati on this competitors. It is wrapped with a silk materials and adorned with garlands. Then, prayers are provided to it. People placed on new clothes and the full family sits collectively and wish for prosperity in the coming yr. Women placed on silk sarees and perform puja.
Tula Sankranti celebration in Odisha
In Odisha, fields of rice, wheat and pulses are measured to steer clear of scarcity and escalate harvest.
Donations to the needy will also be considered to be very auspicious on this Sankranti.
Temples, notably Lakshmi temples, are adorned fantastically and different individuals try and please the goddess with their good deeds so that she is going to be capable to bless them with shiny and prosperous future.
On at the current time, the photo voltaic rests of the equator and the dimension of day and evening time stays fully comparable. May this joyous day unfold happiness in all people’s life.