Dussehra 2021 date, time of worship, historical past, significance and significance: Also referred to as ‘Vijayadashmi’, Dussehra is among the most vital spiritual festivals in India. The auspicious day marks the top of the nine-day festive interval of Navratri and the cumulative celebration of Durga Puja.
Dussehra can be believed to be the day when Lord Rama defeated Ravana and his military in an extended battle the place goodness and reality prevailed. For this purpose this present day is named Vijay Dashami or ‘Day of Victory’. Dussehra additionally marks the day when Goddess Durga clashed with the military of demon Mahishasura and killed the buffalo demon as soon as and endlessly.
According to the Drik Panchang, Dashami Tithi or Dussehra will begin from 06:52 PM on October 14, 2021 and finish at 06:02 PM on October 15, 2021.
Historically, despite the fact that Dashami and Dussehra comply with totally different rituals, they carry the identical message – the victory of God over evil.
On this present day, Ramlila performances are additionally organized, particularly within the northern a part of the nation, throughout which, effigies of Ravana, Meghnad and Kumbhakaran are burnt, to characterize the victory of fine over evil. People painting the life and glory of the righteous Lord Rama via ballads and performs.
Also, with a heavy coronary heart, the idols of Durga and her kids – Lord Ganesha, Lord Kartikeya, Goddess Saraswati and Goddess Lakshmi are immersed. People want one another a Happy Dussehra or Shubho Bijoy, and take a look at the yr with nostalgia and anticipation of what lies forward.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS