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KNOW WHY IS IT BAD TO GET MARRIED IN THE UNHOLY CHATURMAS

Why people don’t get married during the Chaturmas ?

Why people don’t get married during the Chaturmas ? There is a reason behind it, people believe that during this period the Deities sleep, the demons are active and harassing the humans. In the  Chaturmas  all religious observances like fasting, bathing in holy rivers occur.  A quote says – वार्षिकांश्चतुरो मासान् वाहयेत् केनचिन्नरः । व्रतेन न चेदाप्नोति किल्मिषं वत्सरोद्भवम् ।। ...

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OBSERVING “ VRAT ” AND “ UPWAS ” WHY ?

OBSERVING “ VRAT” AND “ UPWAS” WHY ?

  ‘ Vrat ’ and ‘ Upwas ’ have special significance in all festivals. While they differ in meaning and significance but in general, they are considered the same, both differ very little in the sense.  In ‘Vrat,’ food is not considered as binding, where as in ‘ Upwas ’ fasting is essential.  For any ‘ Upwas ’, food and ...

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