Paush Month Start Date 2021: Paush month is starting on Monday, 20 December 2021. The month of Paush is also known as Pus. This month of Paush will start on 20th December and will continue till 17th January 2022. According to the Hindu calendar, the month of Paush is considered very auspicious. The donation, bathing, and chanting have special significance in this month.
Worship of the Sun God in the month of Paush has special significance. Suryadev has a special place in religion, faith, science, and the life cycle. Although every month and every day have the importance of sun worship, in the month of Paush, the importance of sun worship increases. The month of Paush is the tenth month of the Hindu calendar.
Sun worship in Paush month
According to religious texts, in the month of Paush, the worship, and worship of the Sun God are done by his god name. Ganga baths, charity, Ardhya, and tapas have special significance in this month. According to some beliefs, by keeping fast every Sunday of the Paush month and offering sesame rice khichdi, a person becomes brilliant and glorious.
The scientific importance of offering Arghya (अर्घ्य) to the Sun in Paush Month
Of all the 12 months, the month of Paush is extremely cold. Due to the extreme cold, skin-related problems start increasing this month. In such a situation, by giving water and worshipping the Sun God daily, our body comes in contact with his rays. Due to this, the risk of skin-related diseases is reduced. We get Vitamin D by sitting in sunlight, and it also helps in increasing our eyesight. Offering water to the sun strengthens the bones of our body because the morning sun’s rays help make a person healthy.
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Important Dates of Paush Month: Paush Month Tithi 2021
- 20 December – Beginning of Paush month
- 23 December – Angaraki Chaturthi
- 25 December – Christmas Festival
- 27 December – Rukmani Ashtami
- 31st December – Saphala Ekadashi
- January 01 – Beginning of the English New Year
- 02 January – Paush Amavasya and Narmada Panchkoshi Yatra concludes
- 06 January – Vinayaka Chaturthi
- 09 January – Guru Gobind Jayanti
- 12 January – Swami Vivekananda Jayanti
- 13 January – Putrada Ekadashi and Lohri
- January 14 – Makar Sankranti and Pongal festival
- January 15 – Shani Pradosh and Kharmas are over
- January 17 – Paush Purnima
When is Paush month starting in December 2021?
Paush month is starting on Monday, 20 December 2021, and will continue till 17th January 2022.
Which God do we worship in Paush Month?
According to religious texts, in the month of Paush, the worship, and worship of the Sun God are done by his god name.