Magh Purnima 2024: Magh Purnima today, know the method of worship, the right time for bathing, donation and the importance of this day.

Magh Purnima 2024: Magh Purnima date has special significance in Sanatan Dharma. The full moon of Magh month is being celebrated today, Saturday, 24th February. The full moon of Magh month is also known as Maghi Purnima. In the scriptures, special importance of bathing and charity has been mentioned on the day of Magh Purnima. Donating clothes and donating cows also have great importance on the day of Magh Purnima. There is a religious belief that on the day of Magh Purnima, the gods come to visit the earth and take a bath in the Ganga in Prayagraj. In religious texts, this day has been called the great festival of bathing and charity. Magh Purnima bath has been said to be the best among the full moon baths of the whole year. Lord Vishnu resides in the waters of the pilgrimage site on the full moon day of the month of Magh. Donating sesame seeds on this day gives the same virtuous results as performing many yagyas.

Magh Purnima auspicious time
According to the Hindu calendar, the festival of Maghi Purnima is celebrated on the full moon date of Shukla Paksha of Magh month, this time the full moon date has started on Friday, 23 February at 3.33 pm and will end on 24 February i.e. today at 5 pm. Will end at 59 minutes. According to Udaya Tithi, Magh Mela Snan is today in Prayagraj. The charity done on the day of Magh Purnima gives results soon. Donate fruits, jaggery, ghee, clothes and grains today. On this day, give essential things to the needy and feed food to Brahmins and seek their blessings.

Magh Purnima fast and worship method
, Bathing, charity, havan, fasting and chanting are done on Magh Purnima.
, Lord Vishnu should be worshipped, Shraddha of ancestors and donations should be given to poor people.
, On the day of Magh Purnima, one should take bath in a holy river, well or stepwell before sunrise.
, After bathing, offer Arghya to the Sun while reciting Surya Mantra.
, One should take a pledge to fast and worship Lord Madhusudan.
, Poor people and Brahmins must be fed and given dakshina.
, White and black sesame seeds should especially be donated on this day.
, In the month of Magh, havan should be performed with black sesame seeds and tarpan should be offered to ancestors with black sesame seeds.

Today’s Panchang 24 February 2024: Pratipada after Magh Shukla Paksha Purnima, know auspicious and inauspicious times

Do this work on the day of Magh Purnima
, On the day of Magh Purnima, after bathing in the Ganges, offer water to the Sun God and salute him.
, After this chant this mantra 108 times. Mantra: ‘Om Ghrini Suryay Namah’.
, Take a pledge to observe Magh Purnima fast and offer black sesame seeds to your ancestors and then perform havan.
, During Magh Purnima fast, avoid lying to anyone, getting angry at someone and speaking bad words about anyone.
, Meditate on your ancestors and donate as per your capacity while meditating.

Importance of Magha Purnima
On Magh Purnima, all the gods and goddesses come to the earth and take bath. Taking bath in Magh pleases Lord Vishnu and bestows happiness and good fortune. There is a religious belief that taking a bath in the Ganga on Magh Purnima Tithi gives you spiritual strength and the body becomes healthy, along with this diseases are destroyed. According to mythological beliefs, bathing on the banks of Sangam washes away all kinds of sins and provides relief from suffering. Let us tell you that this Magh Mela, which starts from Makar Sankranti, ends with taking bath on the day of Mahashivratri.

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