New Delhi: According to the Hindu Panchang, Kalashtami is celebrated on the Ashtami Tithi of Krishna every month. Kalashtami fasting on the Krishna Paksha of Vaishakh month is on 3 May Monday. Lord Kaal Bhairav is worshipped on this day. It is believed that Kaal Bhairav is Lord Shiv’s Rudra Swaroop. 8 forms of Kaal Bhairav are considered, out of which the worship of Bhagwan Batuk Bhairav is considered beneficial for the common people as Batuk Bhairav is considered to be the benign form of Kaal Bhairav. Learn about the importance of Kalashtami and the method of worship here.
Importance of Kalashtami
It is believed that Lord Kaal Bhairav removes all kinds of problems. In this way, by observing fast on Kalashtami and worshipping Kaal Bhairav, the seeker gets relief from any kind of fear, enemy and mental tension. The worship of Kaal Bhairav is considered important in removing complex diseases as well (Keeps disease away). Also, Lord Kaal Bhairav can help you in getting rid of any kind of litigation, court cases. By worshipping them, the negative powers are removed and Rahu Ketu also gets rid of the evil defects (Rahu Ketu dosh).
Auspicious time of Kalashtami
Vaishakh month, Krishna Paksha, Ashtami date – 3 May 2021, Monday
Ashtami Tithi starts – May 3 from 1.39 pm on Monday.
Ashtami date ends – Tuesday, May 4 till 1.10 pm
Kalashtami worship method
On this day, wake up early in the morning and take bath and offer prayers to Lord Kalabhairava. Also, worship Lord Shiva at home. Offer flower garlands to the god Kalabhairava. Light a lamp. Offer things like coconut, emeriti, paan etc. The main worship of Kalashtami is done at night, so fast throughout the day and worship God Kalabhairava again at night. On this day, Kalabhairava should recite mantras and Bhairav Chalisa of God. Bhairav Baba’s vehicle is a dog, so it is believed that a dog should be fed sweet bread on this day. Lord Kalabhairava is pleased with this and all the troubles of life are overcome.
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