Vasant Panchami is one of the most important religious festivals of Hindu community. Vasant Panchami festival is also called “Saraswati Puja” in Bangladesh. It is also called Sri Panchami in Bangladesh. Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja is the symbol of knowledge, intellect and art.
When is the Vasant Panchami in Bangladesh 2014?
Vasant Panchami Festival 2014 will be observed on Tuesday, 4th February of 2014.
Vasant Panchami is always celebrated on the 1st day of spring, a month of Bengali calendar.
Why Vasant Panchami is Important?
Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja is important as the Goddess of Hindu Community Saraswati is the symbol of wisdom, knowledge and learning. Saraswati has 4 hands which mean 4 different things that are alertness, ego, intellect and mind. Vasant Panchami is one of the most auspicious days of Hindu religion. People of Hindu community believe that by observing this festival they will be wiser, learned and intellectual.
How Vasant Panchami is observed in Bangladesh?
In Bangladesh Vasant Panchami is observed with religious flavor throughout the country by Hindu community. Young ladies wear yellow color dress on this day as the color of Goddess Saraswati is yellow. Special worship to Goddess Saraswati held in traditional way at educational institution, home and temple. Special sweet dish made on this day. Stationary things like pen, pencil, books etc keep on the feet of Goddess Saraswati to take blessings and then the things used by the students.
Vasant Panchami is one of the most important and significant day for Hindu community. It is also known as Saraswati puja in Bangladesh. This day is celebrated with religious and festive mood in Bangladesh.