NEW DELHI: Guru Purnima Vyas Purnima 2021: The full moon day of Shukla Paksha of Ashadh month is celebrated as Guru Purnima. This day dedicated to Lord Vishnu falls after he has gone to sleep and this is the date when Mahadev Shiva takes over the welfare of the world.
Vyas Muni was born, due to the birth of Maharishi Vyas, it is called Vyas Purnima and due to the position of Ved Vyas ji as Jagatguru, this day is called Guru Purnima. Maharishi Vyas is the author of Mahabharata and Gita.
He is a sage who divided the Vedas and is famous as the author of the Puranas. He had given the most infallible mantra for human welfare that doing good to someone is a virtue and hurting someone is a sin. Ashtadasha Puraneshu Vyasasya Vachandvayam, Philanthropy Punyay, Papaya Parpidanam.
Guru Purnima is celebrated every year as Guru Purnima on the full moon date of the month of Ashadh, according to the Hindu calendar, on 24th July . In the year 2021, Guru Purnima is going to be celebrated on Saturday, July 24. According to the Hindu calendar, the date of Purnima will start from 10.45 am on 23rd July.
After this, it will end on July 24 at 08:08 in the morning. In such a situation, the festival of Guru Purnima will be celebrated on 24th July, because this day is the Udaya Tithi. In the Sanatan tradition, any festival is a law to be celebrated on the date that coincides with the rising of the sun.