Monday, 7 February 2011

Vasant Panchami Festival In Year 2011 ~ Saraswati Puja

Saraswati goddess is known as a goddess of knowledge, arts and music. Her sister is a goddess Laxmi and brothers are Ganesh and Kartikeya. She is supposed to be Brahma’s companion. In Buddhism Saraswati is called guardian deity who offered protection to lord Gautama Buddha to uphold his teachings.


Saraswati rimonabant buy is a holy river according to Rig-Veda as well as goddess.

Before she is know as a goddess of river but in the post Vedic age she also became a goddess of knowledge, literature, music etc.

She is a magnificent, light skinned woman who wears a pure white dress. Saraswati rides on a swan. She is often seated on the white lotus.

A lotus represents her experienced of complete truth. Her white dress signifies the transparency of real knowledge. She also related with yellow color.

It is a color of the Mustardflowers that flourished in the spring season; it is a time of her festival. She has four arms which signify the four aspects of human nature. In learning four aspects of human personality according to goddess Saraswati are given as below -

There are many songs also written and sung by many famous writers and singers of India on the topic of vasant / basant panchami. there are many songs which are most famous in the Indian film industry. some of them are listed here.

The list of most famous songs and poems on Basant /Vasant Panchami which was written and sung by Indian artists –

[1] Dharti ka hai aanchal peela,
Jhoome amber neela, neela,
Sab rangon se hai rangeela,
Rang basanti.

[2] Dil mera le gaya hai,
Yeh tera roop, gori,
Sarson ke phoolon jaisa.

[3] Aaj kal parson,
Jab phoolegi sarson,
Sajan ghar aa jana.

[4] Chanda bhi dekha, taare bhi dekhe,
Dekha suraj barson,
Par jis din se tujh ko dekha,
Man mein phooli sarson.

[5] Sarson peeli, dhaan sunhaile,
Sajan mera sanwariya ho.

[6] Aayi jhoom ke Basant,
Jhoomo sung, sung mein.

[7] Aaya Basant, sakhi,
Birha ka ant, sakhi,
Ban, ban mein chhai bahar.

[8] Peeli, peeli, sarson phooli,
peeli ude patang,
Peeli, peeli ude chunariya,
Peeli pagri ke sung.

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