Vat Purnima Vrat 2022, Date, Day, History, Significance, Story, And More

Vat Purnima Vrat 2022: Jyeshtha Purnima is observed this year on Tuesday, June 14, and on this day, married Hindu women fast for their husbands' long lives. In this article, we will see about Vat Purnima Vrat 2022, Date, Day, History, Significance, Story, And More. So take a look!  

by N Keerthana | Updated Jun 14, 2022

Vat Purnima Vrat 2022, Date, Day, History, Significance, Story, And More
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Vat Purnima 2022

One of the major festivals observed by Indian ladies is Vat Purnima Vrat. Vat Savitri Vrat is observed on Jyestha Purnima, according to the Drik Panchang. Purnima Vrat is named for the fact that Vat Savitri Vrat falls on Purnima every year. On June 14, 2022, Vat Purnima Vrat will be observed for the first time. All married women in India observe the Vat Purnima Vrat for their husband's well-being and long life. The Vat Savitri Vrat ceremonies are identical to those of this event. According to the Amanta and Purnimanta lunar calendars, this day has a lot of celebrations on the same day. The day is widely observed in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Punjab, and Haryana.

Vat Purnima Vrat Date And Timing

Specifications Details
Vata Savitri Purnima Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Purnima Tithi Begins 09:02 PM on Jun 13, 2022
Purnima Tithi Ends 05:21 PM on Jun 14, 2022
Vat Purnima Vrat Pooja Timings Tuesday 14 June 2022, 11:54 AM to 12:49 PM

Vat Purnima 2022 Significance

Vat Purnima Vrat is observed in North India on Amavasya Tithi, while Vat Purnima Vrat is observed in Central and Southern India. It is also particularly honoured in Maharashtra. Women take part in this festivity with considerable zeal. On this auspicious day, married Hindu women conduct the Vat Purnima Vrat to ensure their husbands' health and long life. The 'Vat' Banyan tree is visited by married women who give prayers to it. The Vat vriksha is considered to be the auspicious tree in Sanatan Dharma, according to Hindu scriptures, and it is claimed that the Trimurti lives there. According to Hindu mythology, the Vat Vriksha is a long-lived tree, and because of its immortality, it is also known as Akshay Vat.

Vat Purnima Vrat Story

 Savitri is considered a goddess incarnation in Hindu mythology because she saved her husband's life from the Lord of Death, 'Yamraj.' To glorify sathi Savithri, Vat Purnima Vrat is observed. Savithri married a person who had a brief life, according to Hindu scriptures. He was working in the wilderness one day when the Lord of Death appeared to take his life. Savithri, who arrives in the jungle at the same time as her husband, discovers him dead and decides to follow Yamaraj. Yamaraj motions for her to move aside and to stop following him. Savithri's confidence in God is unwavering. She persuades him out of love and respect for her husband, and Yamraj is impressed, promising her three boons instead of returning his spouse's life. Savithri agrees and requests three boons: the first is to restore her father-in-sight, law's the second is to return her back to life.the kingdom of my father-in-law The third option is to provide her with two children. Yamaraj agrees to and fulfills all of her wishes. However, he subsequently understands that the third boon is meaningless unless he returns her husband's life. Yamraj is inspired by Savithri's tenacity and desire in reuniting with her husband, and eventually relents and revives him.

Vat Purnima Rituals

  • Following a bath, women dress in new clothes and get up early.

  • On this occasion, they dress up with bangles, jewellery, and sindoor.

  • Those who fast on this day must remain celibate for the entire day.

  • The idols of Satyavan and Savitri are placed under the banyan tree for puja.

  • Fruits and vermillion are offered to the individual deities as offerings.

  • Flowers, rice, water, gramme seeds, and special cuisines are among the items created and donated to the banyan tree.

  • After the puja, the females execute parikrama by tying a yellow and red thread around the tree trunk.

  • Then, based on the Satyavan-Savitri tale, the puja Katha is recited.

  • Prasad is then handed to the masses.

Vat Purnima Wishes 2022

  • Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat greetings to you and your loved ones.

  • Here's wishing you a very happy Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat

  • A very Happy Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat to you and your family.

  • Here's wishing you and your family a very Happy Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat.

  • May you succeed in all your professional and personal endeavors. Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat.

  • A very happy and blissful Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat to you and everyone.

  • This Vat Savitri Vrat day, I pray that Devi Savitri and the Gods shower you and your loved ones with their choicest blessings.

  • This Vat Savitri Purnima Vrat, may Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva shower you with their choicest blessings. So here's wishing you and your family on this auspicious day.

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Vat Purnima Vrat 2022 - FAQs

1. What is the meaning of Vat Purnima?  

Vat Purnima in English means a full moon related to the banyan tree. It is a Hindu festival celebrated strictly in the Northern and Western Indian states of Maharashtra, Goa, and Gujarat. The period of the festival is observed over three days, usually the 13th, 14th, and 15th days in the month of Jestha.

2. Why celebrate Vat Purnima?  

The significance of Vat Purnima has been glorified in scriptures like Bhavishyothra Purana, Skanda Purana, and the most popular epic, Mahabharat. Vat Purnima foretells the legendary story of Savitri, who underwent fasting and strict vigil in a bid to bring her deceased husband, Satyavan, back to life.

3. Who can fast on Vat Purnima?  

Vat Savitri Vrat is considered one of the most auspicious festivals in India. On this day, married women observe fast for the long life of their husbands and their well-being.

4. What happens Vat Savitri?  

Women wake up early, bathe before sunrise, adorn themselves, and get dressed in 'solah shringar'. They observe a fast and offer prayers to the Banyan tree. Yellow and red threads are tied around the tree and Savitri and Satyavan idols are placed at the bottom of the tree's trunk for puja.

5. Why Savitri is celebrated?  

Married Hindu women whose husbands are alive observe it as a vow with great dedication and pray for their husbands to have a long life. The word reflects the origin and significance of the Vat-Savitri puja. The fast is dedicated to Savitri, who saved her husband Satyavan from being taken by the death god.