In 2014 Nag Panchami is on 1st August
” Nag-Panchami” the celebration of snakes.on the fifth day of the splendid 50% of Shravan month of Hindu timetable, individuals venerate the snake or bother. The day is known as Nag Panchami.on this day, Milk and cooked rice is offered to snakes conveyed by snake charmers. Dirt snakes are brought home to be venerated and drenched in the ocean/ stream at night.
Serpents are adored on Shravan Shukla Panchami. On this day, on both the sides of entryway 2 symbols of serpents are made of cowdung.in this promise, individuals quick on the Panchami day and take nourishment just at night.
Individuals visit sanctuaries uniquely devoted to snakes and love them. Shiva sanctuaries are additionally supported spots for worshiping as snakes are viewed as dear to him. Some go to love the snake which is accepted to be stowing away in the openings of ant colony dwelling places.
Alternately else a five hood snake is made by blending “gandh” (a fragrant pigment),”haladi” (turmeric powder), “chandan” (shoe) and “kesar” (saffron) and put on a metal plate and adored.
Taking after are the stories associated with the festival of this day :
Krishna and the Kaliya Snake : Once Young Krishna was playing with alternate cowhands, when abruptly the ball got snared in the high limb of a tree. Krishna volunteered to climb the tree and get the ball. Anyway underneath the tree there was a profound piece of the waterway Yamuna, in which the horrendous snake Kaliya was existing. Everyone was anxious about that piece of the stream. Abruptly Krishna tumbled from the tree into the water. At that point that shocking snake came up. However Krishna was prepared and hopping on the snake’s head he got it by the neck. Kaliya comprehended that Krishna was not a common kid, and that it would not be not difficult to overcome him. So Kaliya begged Krishna: “Kindly, don’t slaughter me.” Krishna brimming with sympathy asked the snake to guarantee that from now on he would not hassle anyone. At that point he let the snake go free into the stream once more. Abruptly Krishna tumbled from the tree into the water. At that point that horrendous snake came up. Anyway Krishna was prepared and hopping on the snake’s head he got it by the neck. Kaliya comprehended that Krishna was not a normal kid, and that it would not be not difficult to overcome him. So Kaliya begged Krishna: “Kindly, don’t murder me.” Krishna brimming with sympathy asked the snake to guarantee that hence he would not annoy anyone. At that point he let the snake go free into the stream once more.
The Snake and the Farmer : A rancher was furrowing his field. At the edge of the field there was an ant colony dwelling place which he unintentionally wrecked with the furrow, and accordingly the youthful serpents that were stowing away in it were executed. The mother snake had easily gone out. When she returned she couldn’t discover her young ones. Finally she discovered them cut into pieces. She was enraged and comprehended that the agriculturist had executed them. She was determined to taking retribution. Around evening time when the rancher was dozing with his wife and youngsters, the snake came loaded with outrage. She started to chomp the feet of the agriculturist, and after that one by one the feet of his wife and kids. All started to shout. Anyway the eldest little girl happened to be out of the house that night. At that point the snake recalled that on the event of her wedding, the young lady had gone to the place of her father-in-law. “I won’t save her either,” the snake determined. The snake ran towards the neighboring town. She halted before the entryway of a house, and saw a young person inside. She remembered her as the rancher’s eldest little girl. The snake went in resolved to chomp her. In any case then she saw the young person with joint hands adoring the snake she had made out of “gandh”, and the nine “nagkule” (youthful snakes). She had offered them “nagane” (gram drenched and dried), “lahya” (rice extinguished by drying), and “durva” (grass sacrosanct to Ganpati), and she was imploring with extraordinary dedication, “O God Snake, don’t be irate in the event that I have conferred any oversight. Acknowledge my love. Care for my kin at home and in my father-in-law’s home. Don’t nibble anybody.
Overlook any issue we may have submitted coincidentally.” With this the snake was satisfied and preceded the young lady. She opened her eyes and got scared at the sight of the snake. Be that as it may the snake said, “Don’t be apprehensive. I should not nibble you. Let me know who you are and where your home is.” Then the snake knew well that the young lady was the rancher’s little girl and felt extremely sad for having murdered all her kin. The snake told the young lady what had happened, yet let her know not to holler. She provided for her some nectar and let her know to sprinkle it on her dead individuals, and with this they all returned to life.
- WISH YOU ALL HAPPY NAG PANCHAMI BY GALLERY OF GOD