Parashurama Jayanti 2022, Check Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Rituals, Date And Time Here

Parashurama Jayanti 2022, is the most celebrated festival amongst many Hindus down here Parashurama is the sixth avatar of Vishnu, and he is supposed to be the most fierce God among all the avatars. Scroll the article given below to know more about Parashurama Jayanti 2022 and Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Rituals.

by Sai Priyadharshini | Updated Apr 12, 2022

Parashurama Jayanti 2022, Check Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Rituals, Date And Time Here
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Parashurama Jayanti 2022

Parasuram Jayanti commemorates the birth anniversary of Maharishi Parasuram, who is regarded as Lord Vishnu's sixth avatar in Hindu mythology. In 2022, it will be observed on Monday, May 2nd, in the states of Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Haryana. The birth anniversary of Lord Vishnu's sixth incarnation, Parashurama Jayanti, is commemorated. It occurs in the month of Vaishakha during Shukla Paksha Tritiya. Because it is claimed that Parashurama was born during Pradosh Kala, Parashurama Jayanti is celebrated on the day when Tritiya reigns during Pradosh Kala. Lord Vishnu's sixth incarnation's goal is to lighten the Earth's burden by annihilating the immoral, destructive, and irreligious monarchs who plunder the planet's resources and neglect their responsibilities as rulers.

Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Date and Time

Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Date - 3rd May 2022

Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Time

Parashurama Jayanti 2022 Time
Tritiya date starts 04:18 AM
Tritiya date ends  06:32 AM

Parshuram Jayanti 2022 Significance

The name Parshuram is derived from Rama and the word Parshu, which means axe. Lord Parshuram was a devotee of Lord Shiva, who bestowed upon him the mystical weapon parshu in order for him to preserve the earth from the Kshatriyas' brutality. Lord Parshuram is supposed to be Lord Vishnu's sixth incarnation. He was wedded to Dharavi, a Lakshmi incarnation. Parshuram's avatar, according to Hindu mythology, is immortal and still lives on Earth.

Parshuram Jayanti History

According to the Hari Vansh Purana, a King named Kartaveerya Arjun ruled Mahishmati Nagri in Central India. He participated in harmful deeds with other Kshatriyas, making life miserable for commoners. As a result, Goddess Earth prayed to Lord Vishnu to save living beings from the Kshatriyas' cruelty. Lord Vishnu was reborn as the son of Renuka and Jamdagani to aid the goddess. The monarch and the Kshatriyas were destroyed by the son, a warrior named Parshuram, who freed the Earth from their violence and wickedness. As a result, peace was restored. Legend has it that Lord Parshuram got his parshu (axe) from Lord Shiva, of whom he was an ardent devotee. It is also said that Lord Parshuram created the western part of Indian coastal land, including the states of Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, and Maharashtra, as we know them today.

Parshuram Jayanti 2022 Rituals

  • The day bears a distinct religious portrayal of Hindus.

  • The day starts with fasting. The devotees start fasting the previous day to make the day sacred.

  • They start the day by bathing in the sacred water and wearing customary clothes.

  • They generally drink milk, and dairy products and eat fruits.

  • Holy Tulsi leaves, kumkum, and fresh flowers are offered to Lord Vishnu.

  • They fast for the boon of getting a male child.

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Parashurama Jayanti 2022 - FAQs

1. Which date is Parshuram Jayanti?

Parshuram Jayanti is on April 14. On this day, it is believed that Parashuram, the sixth avatar or the warrior form of Lord Vishnu was born.

2. When was Parshuram born year?

According to mythology, Parshuram, the son of sage Jamadagni and Renuka, was born on this day. Parshuram Jayanti coincides with the auspicious Akshaya Tritiya and falls on the third day of the Full Moon phase or Shukla Paksha in the month of Vaishakh.

3. Is Akshay Tritiya and Parshuram Jayanti same?

Parshuram Jayanti is also celebrated as Akshaya Tritiya. The day also marks the beginning of the Treta Yuga. It is believed that good deeds done on the day are forever.

4. What is the sixth avatar of Lord Vishnu?

Lord Parshuram is the sixth incarnation of Lord Vishnu. He was born on the third day of Shukla Paksha of Hindu month Vaisakh. The aim of his birth was to help Mother Earth get rid of sinful and destructive monarchs that neglected their duties. His birthday is known as 'Parshuram Jayanti' or 'Parshu Rama Dwadashi'

5. Who was the wife of Parshuram?

Renuka the wife of jmadagni and mother of Lord Parshuram gave birth to four sons before Parashurama. They were Vasu, Vishwa Vasu , Brihudyanu and (one name more is out my out my mind), before birth to her last son Parshuram.