Guru Purnima 19th July 2016 |Significance; The festival is celebrated on the full moon day (Purnima) in the Guru purnima this year is celebrated on 19th july 2016is observed on the full Moon Day Ashadha Month as per hindu religion calender. On this day Gurupuja is done. Students, juniors pay their obeisance to their gurus on this day.the day of guru purnima is also considered good for the meditation and yogic sadhna.The day of guru purnima is also celebrated as
Vyasa Purnima as the birth anniversary of Veda Vyasa.Veda vyasa was the Author and character in the hindu mahabarata.
Buddhists also celebrate this day in the honour of Gautma Buddha. Guru Purnima is an Indian and Nepalese festival dedicated to spiritual and academic teachers. This festival is traditionally celebrated by Hindus, Jains and Buddhists, to pay their respects to their teachers and express their gratitude.
Guru Purnima 19th July 2016 | Significance
Hindu month of Ashadha (June–July) of the Shaka Samvat, as it is known in the Hindu calendar of India and Nepal. This day marks the first peak of the lunar cycle after the peak of the solar cycle.
This Guru Purnima, reflect on your life and honor the wisdom that life has offered. It is a day to be grateful. When you see how wisdom has transformed your life, you feel grateful for all that has come your way. Celebrating this feeling of gratitude is Guru Purnima.
Guru Purnima Mantra
“Gururbrahmaa Gururvishnuh Gurudevo Maheshwarah
Guruh-Saakshat Parabrahma Tasamai Shrigurave Namah”