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Sarasvati Pujan by Satsang Center and Gayatri Pariwar in MA
WOBURN, MA- Satsang Center and Gayatri Pariwar of Woburn, MA celebrated Shri Sarasvati Pujan by lighting of 108 lamps in a grand “Deep Yagya” with the sacred Gayatri Mantra on Sunday, February 09, 2020 with great joy and fervor on the occasion of Vasant Panchami, the fifth day of the of the Indian calendar month of Magh that appears between the months of January and February. This day marks the end of winter season and welcomes the arrival of spring season. Around two hundred devotees attended the program with utmost devotion and spirituality.
Vasant Panchami also known as Basant Panchami, Saraswati Pujan or Shree Panchami, is “Avataran Divas” of Devi Saraswati, the Divine Mother of knowledge, wisdom, purity and truth. Worshiping Goddess Saraswati on this day is considered very auspicious, especially to begin a child’s education. On this day, students pray to the Goddess of Knowledge-Goddess Saraswati and place their pens, pencils and notebooks at her feet to be blessed by her before they start using the stationery items.