Vivah Panchami is a sacred and popular Hindu festival. This festival is celebrating the wedding of Lord Rama and Goddess Sita. It is observed on the fifth day of the ‘Shukla Paksha’ in the ‘Margashirsha’ month of the Hindu calendar. This festival is also called as Ram Vivah Utsav. Adore Lord Rama and Goddess Sita on this auspicious day of Vivah Panchami to get a happy married life.
Story Behind Vivah Panchami Festival:
Lord Rama is the son of King dasharadhar. Once, sage Vishwamitra asked to king Dasharadhar of ayodhya, we are suffered very much and our yajna were interrupted by the demons. So you will send your son Ramar along with me to protect us and our yajna from the demons. King Dasharadhar sent his sons Lord Rama and lakshman with sage Vishwamitra. The yajna was successfully completed by the protection of Lord Rama. After that Sage Vishwamitra took Lord Rama to Mithila. Lord Rama visited janakpur on the day of ‘Margashirsha’ month of the Hindu calendar. At this time king janakar arranged the swayamvara for Sita devi. Sita Devi is the daughter of king janakar. Janakar announced a contest that who will broke the (Dhanush) bow of Lord Shiva, he will able to marry Sita Devi. Many princes were participated in that contest. But no one was not able to broken the bow of Lord Shiva. Finally Lord Rama was broken the Dhanush and married Goddess Sita. This day is celebrated as Vivah Panchami Festival.
How Do Celebrate Vivah Panchami Festival:
Vivah panchami Festival is grandly celebrated in ayodhya and Janakpur in Nepal. Janakpur is the birth place of Mother Sita. It is believed, Lord Rama and Sita’s Wedding were held in Janakpur. On the day of vivah panchami, the statue of Lord Rama and Sita devi are grandly decorated and their wedding ceremonies are celebrated in Nepal in every year.Thousands of devotees visit Lord Rama temple on that day and the special poojas are offered to Lord Rama and Goddess Sita.
Benefits Of Vivah Panchami Special Rituals:
- Get a happy married life
- Helps ensuring marital happiness in everyone's life
- Solves all your marriage related issues
- Helps to maintain a good marital status
- Get peace and prosperity in life
- Helps to solve infertility related issues