Kojagari Purnima 2023: Kojagar Puja is performed every year on Sharad Purnima to please Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth, hence it is also known as Kojagri Purnima. It is believed that apart from Diwali, this date is considered very important to please Goddess Lakshmi.
Like Diwali, on Kojagri Purnima, Goddess Lakshmi comes to visit the earth and the Goddess stays in the house of the person who worships Lakshmi during the night. Kojagri Puja on 28 October 2023. Let’s know how to observe Kojagari Purnima fast and worship Goddess Lakshmi on this day.
Kojagari Full Moon 2023 Moment
Ashwin Purnima starts on – 28 October 2023, 04:17 am
Ashwin Purnima ends on – 29 October 2023, 01:53 am
- During Kojagar Puja- 28 October 2023, 11.39 pm – 29 October 2023, 12.31 am
- Moonrise time- 05.20 pm
How to observe Kojagari Poornima Fast (Kojagari Puja Method)
- Clean the house well on Sharad Purnima day. Goddess Lakshmi resides where there is cleanliness. After that take a bath and wear clean clothes
- Keep fasting all day, worship Goddess Lakshmi on Kojagari Purnima night but this time lunar eclipse Due to this, Sutak will start from 2:52 PM.
- In such a situation, prepare for the puja before the Sutak begins. Collect worship materials.
- Kheer is offered to Goddess Lakshmi on this day, but add tulsi leaves or kusha to the cow’s milk before giving sutak. to be pure.
- This eclipse will end at 02.22 am on October 29. After this take bath and start Lakshmi Puja.
- Place the image of Goddess Lakshmi. Offer kumkum, akshat, water chest, betel nut, butter, rose flower, 11 lotus leaves, betel nut, ashtagandha, sandalwood and cardamom to the goddess.
- It is said that on the night of Sharad Purnima, amrita rains due to the moonbeams, so offer kheer to Lakshmi on the night after the eclipse is over and then keep it under the open sky.
- By lighting 11 ghee lamps Om Shreem Hreem Shreem Kamale Kamale Prasidh Prasidh Shreem Hreem Shreem Mahalakshmaye Namah Chant it 108 times.
- Night vigil is important in Kojagari Puja, so recite Sri Sukta at night. Perform Aarti to Goddess Lakshmi and break the fast by taking Kheer Prasad the next day.
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