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Chhath Puja 2020: Today is the third day of Chhath Puja (Chhath Puja), the Mahaparva of faith and this evening, all the fasts will give Sandhya Arghya to the setting sun at sunset. The festival of Chhath Puja, celebrated six days after the five-day Diwali festival, has a unique touch in the lowland areas of Bihar, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand and Nepal. According to Hindu Panchang, the festival of worship of Chhath Maiya and Surya Dev begins on Chaturthi Tithi of Kartik Shukla Paksha and ends on the seventh day of Kartik Shukla Paksha, while the main festival of Chhath Puja is celebrated on Kartik Shukla Shashthi Tithi. is.
The main day of Chhath Puja is falling on the Shatthi date of Shukla Paksha of Kartik month, according to the English calendar today i.e. November 20, 2020 (Friday). Today sunrise is at 06:48 AM and sunset is at 05:26 AM. Today Chhath Puja’s main prasad (thekua) and rice ladoos will be made. The offerings and fruits in bamboo baskets will be decorated and brought to the place of worship. Today all the fasters will offer Arghya to Suryadev by standing in the water at the time of dusk on a pond, river or ghat. It is said that keeping the fast of Chhath Puja and worshiping Suryadev brings happiness, peace, wealth and prosperity in the family.
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Sandhya Arghya Muhurta:
Sandhya Surya Arghya: November 20, 2020 (Friday) Sunrise: 06:48 pm and Sunset: 05:26 pm
Sandhya Argh Vidhi:
In the evening, the soup will be kept in a bamboo basket with tekua, rice laddus and some fruits, after which the pooja soup will be decorated. Sandhya Argh will be offered to Suryadev by filling water and milk in a lotus by standing in water at the time of dusk on a pond, river or ghat. Along with this, devotees and Vratdhari with the contents of the soup will also worship the sixth maiya. Hymns of Chhath Mai will be sung at night and a fast story will be recited.
Chhath Puja Sandhya Argh Importance:
Sandhya Argh is offered on the third day of Chhath Puja i.e. on the day of Shashthi. Suryadev is given on the evening of Kartik Shukla Shashthi. According to mythological beliefs, Surya Dev resides with his wife Pratyusha on the third day of Chhath Puja i.e. in the evening on the third day of Chhath Puja. That is why Pratyusha gets Arghya by giving evening arghya. By offering argyu to Pratyusha, you get benefits. It is also believed that by giving evening prayers and worshiping the sun, one stays sharp in life and one gets fame, wealth and wealth.