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Significance of Karthik Poornima in the ‘House of Mewar’

Posted by Ekip Ebedi Mewar on Friday, May 6th, 2016

Udaipur, the city of lakes in western India is at its best in mid-November. fjallraven kanken mini (enfants) 7 L The mesmerising palatial palaces of Maharana of Mewar buil Established in the sixth century, the Mewar dynasty is known for its several great warriors including Maharana Pratap. Cheap Nike Shoes Sale UK Sac À Dos Fjallraven Kanken

A beautiful mystical religious festival, Kartik Poornima is celebrated on the full moon night in the auspicious Hindu month of Kartik, usually in November. nike air max dame It is believed that all worship done in this month contributes to the spiritual upliftment of the individual. When Lord Ganesh (son of Lord Shiva-The destroyer in the Hindu Trinity) was designated as Pratham pujya (the first deity to be worshipped), his elder brother Kartikeya questioned the decision and it was then determined that an entire month in the year would be dedicated to Kartikeya to be called Kartik. During Kartik Poornima, at the onset of winter and on this night the moon is at its brightest. Kartik Poornima is the only day of the year when Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe is worshipped.

Kartik Poornima is a huge celebration throughout Mewar with hundreds of lights and diyas in and around of the temples. nike air max chaussures Chaussure Asics Pas Cher The whole day is spent in prayer and devotion carrying out pooja and worship for Lord Brahma. It is considered that taking baths in various religious rivers and the person who will donate money on this day will be blessed with ten religious sacrifices. It is believed that Poornima offers Artha, Dharma, salvation and Kama.

Throughout the year, the regal festivals at the city palace provide a window into the past for the guests who want to witness an authentic Indian festival. Eternal Mewar celebrates Kartik Poornima every year with great splendour. Nike Sko Nettbutikk It’s a spectacle of ancient religious rituals and colours that guests can get to experience. adidas uk Guests are able to absorb the living heritage of Mewar as they experience the rituals of Kartik Poornima. Each year famous musicians and artists are invited to perform at this festival in order to promote culture through music and also as an offering to Lord Brahma to whom the festival is dedicated. Kartik Poornima is a regal festival that has been celebrated in the city palace for centuries. They worship Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe with mystical sounds and sacred dances in honour of him. Chaussures Asics

Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar of Udaipur is keeping this age-old tradition meaningful and alive even in the 21st century. Kanken Pas Cher Mewar, already rich in its cultures and traditions is bringing out its true essence and values in festivals like Kartik Poornima.


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