Gayatri Jayanti 2021: Today is Gayatri Jayanti. According to mythological beliefs, Gayatri Jayanti is celebrated every year on Ekadashi Tithi of Shukla Paksha of Jyeshtha month. Gayatri is considered to be the wife of Brahma and her original form is Shri Savitri Devi. Maa Gayatri is also called as the presiding deity of Gayatri Mantra and Vedmata. In Hindu scriptures, the chanting of Gayatri Mantra has been described as essential for life. There are four Vedas in Hinduism namely Rigveda, Yajurveda, Samaveda and Atharvaveda. In all this, there is a mention of Vedmata Gayatri and chanting of Gayatri Mantra. According to the beliefs of Hinduism, if you chant Gayatri Mantra even thrice a day, then your life is inspired like positivity and the negativity keeps on going. It is also believed that Maa Gayatri is the one who removes the miseries of the devotees. Let us know the auspicious time of Gayatri Jayanti, the meaning of the mantra and the correct way of chanting the mantra.
Gayatri Jayanti Auspicious Time:
Jyeshtha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi date starts – 20 June 2021 from 04.21 pm on Sunday evening.
Udaya Tithi is on 21st June, so Gayatri Jayanti is being celebrated today. Jyeshtha Shukla Paksha Ekadashi date ends – 21st June 2021 day till 01.31 pm on Monday
Brahma Muhurta – From 04:04 am to 04:44 am
Abhijit Muhurta – 11:55 am to 12:51 pm
Vijay Muhurta – 02:43 pm to 03:39 pm
Twilight Muhurta- 07:08 pm to 07.32 pm
Amrit Kaal- 08:43 am to 10.11 am.
meaning of Gayatri Mantra:
Om – Ishvara, Bhu: – Pranaswaroop, Bhuva: – the destroyer of sorrow, Sva: – the form of happiness, Tat – that, Savitu: – stunning, Varenyam – the best, Bharga: – the destroyer of sins, Devasya – divine, Dhimahi – hold, Dhio – Wisdom, yo-jo, na: – our, Prachodayat – inspire. If it is seen by adding it, then it will mean- ‘We should hold that, the form of life, the destroyer of pain, the form of happiness, the glorious, the best, the destroyer of sin, the divine God (God) in our soul. Who inspires our intellect in the right path.
Method of Chanting Gayatri Mantra:
After the worship of Mother Gayatri, while chanting the Gayatri Mantra, one should chant in a sitting posture by straightening the spine and crossing the pedestal on the seat of Kush. The body should be purified before chanting Gayatri Mantra. For this, chanting should be done only after washing bath in the morning. Pronunciation is of great importance while chanting mantras. Therefore, slowly chanting the mantra should be done. If you want to chant with a garland, then you can also chant the Gayatri Mantra with a rosary of 108 parameters of Tulsi. (Disclaimer: The information and information given in this article is based on general assumptions. Hindi news18 does not confirm the same. Please contact the relevant expert before implementing them.)