In Hindu Dharma, there is many special festival in every month, which is of great significance, if it is a matter of the month of Kartik, then Kartik Purnima is very important in this month, because on this day, getting special blessing is achieved by bathing the Ganga on this day. Ganga is the Holy river in Hindu dharma,especially in Karthik Month many devotees visiting Ganga river for Karthik month celebration.This year Karthik Purnima is on November 4, 2017, that starts with Sharad Purnima and runs till Kartik Purnima. It is very important to wake up and take a bath very Early morning all this month. . On this day bathing the Ganga results in special fruit. All the sins of a person are removed.
Importance Of This Festival
It is said in the Hindu Methodology that Lord Vishnu took the first incarnation on the day of Kartik Purnima. In the month of Kartik, people go to the bath in Ganga and other holy rivers. During the Kartik month, bathing in the Ganges starts with Sharad Purnima and ends on Kartik Purnima. During this time huge crowds are seen in Haridwar and Ganga.
First of all on the day of Kartik Purnima, take bath in the morning. After this, worship Lord Vishnu worship. Fasting on this day is also very important if you want. People who fast on Kartik full moon day should not eat salt on this day.
If possible, donate to Brahmins on this day. On the day of Kartik Purnima, some people make offerings and sacrifices in their homes, while some people go to the Ganga bath. It is said that on the day of Kartik Purnima. On this day people pray to Tulsi also in homes,and making Halva,Puri prasad for Tulsi puja worship of Tulsi ji is done properly, And on this day at home given is also Hawan and all worship function will be organized.
On the day of Kartik Purnima, devotees should visit Lord Shiva’s temple and give it there. Generally, 365 Diyas are lit. The devotees also keep diyas in front of the Tulsi plant and the idol of Radha-Krishna near the plant is preserved.
To keep Satyanarayan fast Day of Kartik Purnima is considered the best auspicious day to keep Satyanarayan fasting. The reason for this is that Kartik Purnima is the most beloved day of Lord Vishnu. This story also has great importance.
On this day full moon day starts from 3 November 13:46 to 4 November 2017 10.52 minutes.