Brahmachari Girish Ji wishes people on Chhath Puja Mahaparv
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: Brahmachari Girish Ji, the head of Maharishi Group of Educational Institutions on Wednesday greeted people on the festival of Chhath Puja Mahaparv.
In his message, Girish Ji said that "Many many warm wishes to all of you on the auspicious occasion of Chhath Puja Mahaparv".
Chhath Puja is celebrated widely across north India, especially in Bihar and eastern Uttar Pradesh.
The first day of Chhath puja Mahaparv starts with the ritual of 'Nahai-Khai', in which devotees prepare traditional food after bathing.
On second day before Chhath puja is Kharna, in which devotees observe a day-long fast which ends after sunset. Devotees cook 'kheer' and share it with family and relatives.
On the third day those observing Chhath puja stand in water and offer 'arghya' to the setting sun amid chanting of mantras and hymns.
And on the final day of the puja, devotees and their friends and relatives assemble at the river bank before sunrise and offer 'arghya' to the rising sun.