Baikuntha Chaturdashi has a special significance in Sanatan Dharma. In some places, it is celebrated as Margashirsha Shukla Chaturdashi. On this day, the festival of worshiping Lord Baikunthnath and taking out the ride is done by keeping a fast. In such a situation, in this year (2021), this date is falling on Wednesday, November 17. This date is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. According to religious beliefs, any person who worships Shri Hari on this day or observes a fast attains Baikunth Dham.
Baikuntha Chaturdashi is considered to be of special importance in the scriptures. According to the Puranas, Lord Shiva gave Sudarshan Chakra to Lord Vishnu on this day. On this day both Lord Shiva and Shri Hari Vishnu live in a sudden form. According to religious beliefs, any person who worships Shri Hari on this day or observes a fast attains Baikunth Dham. At the same time, some temples have Baikunth gates, which are opened on this day, after which a procession takes place.
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Baikunth Chaturdashi 2021 Date
Baikunth Chaturdashi begins on Wednesday, November 17 at 09:50 AM.
The end of Baikunth Chaturdashi- Thursday, November 18 at midnight.
Importance of Baikunth Chaturdashi
According to the scriptures, Lord Vishnu rests till Chaturmas by giving the entire workload of creation to Lord Shiva. On this day, both Lord Shiva and Shri Hari Vishnu live in a sudden form. It is believed that on the day of Baikunth Chaturdashi, a person who worships Lord Shri Hari Vishnu with a thousand lotuses, his family attains the world of Baikunth. At the same time, Shradh and Tarpan also have special significance on this day. Let us tell you that on this day after the war of Mahabharata, Lord Krishna had done Shradh for those killed in it. This fast of Baikuntha Chaturdashi is a symbol of the mutual unity of Shaivas and Vaishnavas.
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