shani jayanti 2020


shani jayanti 2020

Shani Amavasya or Shani Jayanti dedicates to the Birthday of Lord Shani. It is observed on Vaishak Vadya Chaturdasi Amavasya. Shani Amavasya falls on Friday, 22nd May 2020. Lord Shani is son of Lord Surya and rules planet Saturn and weekday Saturday.

As per the astrological predictions, Lord Shani is popularly known as- Saturn. In Hinduism, vehement devotees offer their prayers to impress Shani Deva by following numerous religious customs. They follow strict traditional rituals to protect one from inadequate omens. It is esteemed as a very important and holy day to cleanse all your Deeds and Karmas and takes care of any kind of astrological doshas.

Lord Shani is the most feared God in Hindu Folklore and is considered to be the Karma (deeds) Guru/Mentor for the worshipers. It is also popular as the Lord of Saturday and is famed as one of the nine primary celestial bodies (Navgrahas) of the Universe. Shani Deva is better known as- “Śanaiścara”; therefore this eminent day is also noted as Shanishchara Jayanti.

Shanishchara Jayanti or Shani Amavasya is considered a divine day to worship Lord Shani. It is also presumed that, on this propitious day, Lord Shani was appeared on Earth to give blessing to his avid devotees. Worship is all about establishing a connection between Lord and doing such deeds which will bring peace and bliss to anyone’s life apart from all

Lord Shani is the most feared God in Hindu Folklore and is considered to be the Karma (deeds) Guru/Mentor for the worshipers. It is also popular as the Lord of Saturday and is famed as one of the nine primary celestial bodies (Navgrahas) of the Universe. Shani Deva is better known as- “Śanaiścara”; therefore this eminent day is also noted as Shanishchara Jayanti.

Shanishchara Jayanti or Shani Amavasya is considered a divine day to worship Lord Shani. It is also presumed that, on this propitious day, Lord Shani was appeared on Earth to give blessing to his avid devotees. Worship is all about establishing a connection between Lord and doing such deeds which will bring peace and bliss to anyone’s life apart from all vedic/religious rituals in our Sanatan Dharma.

Lord Shani Puja procedure & puja vidhi at Home

Here is Lord Shani puja vidhi and procedure at home. But it is recommended not to worship Lord Shani at your home. You can perform shani puja nearby Shani temples.

  • Keep an iron Statue or an image of Lord Shani in your temple.
  • It is considered very auspicious to esteem Lord Shiva, Hanumana and Lord Ganesha along with Lord Shani on this opportune day.
  • Ideally, it is suggested to place idols of these gods inside the main sanctum-sanctorum.
  • Mix some Sesame seeds and Til Ka Tel in the water before taking a holy bathe.
  • Wear Black Clothes to impress Lord Shani.
  • Can observe a strict Fast as well.
  • One should also meditate and follow the Path of Enlightenment for inner- peace and satisfaction.
  • Offer Blue flowers and Bhoga to the idol.
  • Proffer black til seeds, black muslin cloth, castor oil, black channa, and iron nails.