Guru Purnima 19th July 2016 |Significance

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.

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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”

Wisdom is there in each and every one of us, but we must throw light on our life, because when we throw light on our life, wisdom dawns.

So everyday could be Guru Purnima in your life when you honor what life has taught you.

Significance Of Guru Purnima 19th july 2016

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History of Gurupurnima
It is said that, the Guru Vyasa wrote all the 4 Vedas that were recited by the Lord Brahma and every person in this world is in debt for the work, that saint Vyasa did. He also wrote several Purans. And from those times, a day was dedicated towards the Gurus and this day is called as ‘Guru Purnima’. Purnima word is used because on this day, there is a full moon.

It has a deep significance in the past and in today’s world also. As this day is dedicated towards the Gurus, people irrespective of caste etc offer their prayers to their gurus thanking them for the knowledge they have provided to the learner.
How to celebrate Guru Purnima
In earlier times people used to host a special prayer for their Gurus and in those prayers they used to recite the greatness and the nobleness of their gurus. That practice is still followed but not in the same manner. Guru can be any one who is teaching someone something.

Like your school techer is your guru, your coach is also your guru.your parents teach you lalso they are also your Guru’s.So you just need to find who is playing guru role in your life and keep following ,respecting that Person. You should spend this day with your guru. Make him feel special this day. Enjoy the day with your guru. Success and happiness will always be with you,if you respect your guru in life. This day is a special one and is an experience that a human being will never want to miss, at least for few days may be.

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