Ganga Dussehra 2022: It is a Hindu festival that celebrates the river Ganges. It is on the tenth day of the month of Jyeshtha.
People in India celebrate the festival on the Dashmi tithi ( tenth day) of Shukla paksha of Jyeshtha month of the Hindu calendar. This year the auspicious festival of Ganga Dusshera will be celebrated on June 9.
The day is observed to celebrate Ganga’s descent from the celestial heavens Earth) following the penance by King Bhagirath.
According to Hindu beliefs, the arrival of the sacred Ganges cleaned the Earth and elevated it to a divine status. Ganga Dussehra is a 10-day celebration that begins the day before Nirjala Ekadashi.
Ganga Dussehra 2022: Date and Shubh Muhurat
Date: June 9, Thursday
Dashami Tithi Begins – 08:21 AM on Jun 09, 2022
Dashami Tithi Ends – 07:25 AM on Jun 10, 2022
Hasta Nakshatra Begins – 04:31 AM on Jun 09, 2022
Hasta Nakshatra Ends – 04:26 AM on Jun 10, 2022
Vyatipata Yoga Begins – 03:27 AM on Jun 09, 2022
Vyatipata Yoga Ends – 01:50 AM on Jun 10, 2022
Ganga Dussehra 2022: Puja Vidhi
– Devotees should wake up early in the morning, take a bath with the Ganges water and wear fresh, clean clothes.
– Collect all the puja samaghiri before starting the puja
– Offer Arghya to Surya Devta
– Offer incense stick and flowers to deities, especially Lord Shiva
– Recite the mantra and conclude the puja by performing Ganga Aarti
Ganga Dussehra 2022: Importance of number 10
Dussehra represents 10 fortunate Vedic calculations that demonstrate Ganga’s ability to wash away 10 sins relating to thoughts, deeds, and words. The number 10 is very significant on this day. Everything should be offered in the counts of ten, such as 10 fruits, 10 flowers, 10 incense sticks, etc. Similarly, donations should be given in numbers of ten.
Devotees also take 10 dips in the holy Ganga river to wash away all their sins. People throng Varanasi, Haridwar and Allahabad to offer prayers.
Devotees believe offering prayers on this day helps one attain salvation. Ganga Dussehra is a good period to buy precious items, new vehicles, or real estate. On this day, reciting the Ganga Stotram while standing at the banks of the holy river can wash away all sins.
Ganga Dussehra 2022 Best Wishes, Messages and Greetings
On this blessed occasion of Ganga Dussehra, may Maa Ganga always bring happiness and positivity to your life. Sending warm wishes on Ganga Dussehra to you and your family.
Let us celebrate the auspicious occasion of Ganga Dussehra by offering our heartfelt prayers to Maa Ganga and seeking her blessings. Shubh Ganga Dussehra.
On the occasion of Ganga Dussehra, I extend warm greetings to you and your loved ones. May you enjoy this special occasion by offering prayers to the holy Ganga river.
May Ganga Maiya is always there to protect you from all the negativities and bless you with joys and glory. Shubh Ganga Dussehra to you and your family.
On the auspicious occasion of Ganga Dussehra, here’s extending my warm greetings and heartfelt best wishes to you and your loved ones.
The celebrations of Ganga Dussehra have to be the best because without Maa Ganga our world is incomplete. Shubh Ganga Dussehra to you.
May Goddess Ganga bless you and your family with prosperity, happiness, health and wealth on this auspicious day. Shubh Ganga Dussehra to you and your family.
Let us remember Maa Ganga on this auspicious day and thank her for all the blessings she has showered on us. Wishing everyone a very blessed Ganga Dussehra.