Latest Hindu News & Events

Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Palkhi Wari Yatra 2017Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj Palkhi Wari Yatra 2017
Alandi, Pune.. read more
 
Sant Tukaram Maharaj Palkhi Wari Yatra 2017Sant Tukaram Maharaj Palkhi Wari Yatra 2017
Dehu to Pandharpur.. read more
 
Child International FestivalChild International Festival
New Delhi metro station, New Delhi, New Delhi, India.. read more
 
 
Kabir Das Jayanti 2025
 

About 2025 Kabir Das Jayanti 2025

Kabir Das Jayanti on
11th June 2025 (Wednesday)
 
Birth Anniversary
Approximately 648th Birth Anniversary of Sant Kabirdas
 

 

Kabir Das Jayanti is celebrated as the birth anniversary of a mystic saint and poet named Kabir Das. He was born in 1440 and was extremely praised for his poetic skills. This day is celebrated on the Jyeshtha Purnima (full moon day in the month of May-June), according to Hindu calendar.

Life of Kabir Das

According to legends, Kabir was born to a widow but left him near a river as she couldn’t take care of the baby without a husband. Later, he was taken home by a Muslim couple. As Kabir grew up, he considered himself neither Hindu nor Muslim. Though, sometimes he called himself a child of Allah (Muslim’s way of denoting God) and sometimes a child of RamaRamaRama
 As of late, in the year 2007, the idea of whether Rama...
.

Poetry

At the age of 5, Saint Ramananda started teaching him but he died when Kabir was 13, leaving him in a desolate and broken state. This was the first time, Kabir had experienced suffering which gave his mind a philosophical turn. The teachings that his teacher and his life taught, were later imbibed in his poetry. He wrote poems opposing the ills practices followed and promoted in the name of religion. He was a tradesman and earned money through that profession but he fulfilled his heart and soul through his poems.

Though he wrote about philosophies of life, but he chose simple language to express himself so that people could understand his writings. He wrote in languages like Avadhi, Braj and Bhojpuri.

He was a great influence in Bhakti It refers to devotion and the love one feels for God. People indulge in Bhakti to gain spirituality or salvationMovement and his works include Bijak, Sakhi Granth, kabir Granthawali and Anurag Sagar. Such deep and true his thoughts were that they were also added in Guru Granth Sahib It is the religious text of Sikhs which they consider as their impersonal God. It has the teachings of all the ten Gurus. After the tenth Guru, Sikhs started praying and worshipping the sacred text. It has 1430 pages and was composed in between 1469 and 1708. It is a spiritual guide but not only for Sikhs but for all the humanity. It is believed to answer all the queries related to religion and morality. It is written in Gurumukhi script and is believed to be the word of God. (sacred scripture of Sikh community). After producing quality of word, he died in 1518.

How to Celebrate Kabir Das Jayanti

Though there are no particular rituals to follow, people in schools and colleges may recite poetry written by him. Cultural events are organized at various places and competitions like reciting his ‘dohas’ (couplets) and explaining them take place. His poems are very intellectual and inspiring and listening to them can provide meaning to life.

Kabir was born in Varanasi and his old home has been transformed into an accommodation where scholars and students learn about Kabir. On Kabir Das Jayanti, people rejoice at his home which is now known as Kabir Matha.
 
 


 


 
 
 

Most Popular Indian Hindu Festival

 
Related Bhakti Sangrah
     

    All Hindu Festivals

     
     

    Hindu Myths

    Significance of Hanging Lemon - Chili In Shops or Business PlacesSignificance of Hanging Lemon - Chili In Shops or Business Placesread more
    Reason behind Not to sleep with our head towards NorthReason behind Not to sleep with our head towards Northread more
    Myth Buster - The birth behind the War God KartikeyaMyth Buster - The birth behind the War God Kartikeyaread more
    The science behind Cow Worship in Hindu ReligionThe science behind Cow Worship in Hindu Religionread more
    Unravelling the mystery behind the Third Eye of Lord ShivaUnravelling the mystery behind the Third Eye of Lord Shivaread more
    Why Hindus rub, kiss their palms in the morning?Why Hindus rub, kiss their palms in the morning?read more
    The secret behind Sati’s sacrificeThe secret behind Sati’s sacrificeread more
    Does eating rice during Ekadashi days can harm us?Does eating rice during Ekadashi days can harm us?read more
    Is Parad Shivlingum beneficial for us?Is Parad Shivlingum beneficial for us?read more
    Why do Hindus join their hands and say Namaste while greeting?Why do Hindus join their hands and say Namaste while greeting?read more
     
     
    BROWSE BY CATEGORY
     
     
    Top Rated Wallpaper
    • Gandaki shakti peeth gray or golden color wallpaper
    • Maa annapurna karota shakti peeth blue color wallpaper with star effects
    • Maa mahakali jaintia shakti peeth blue color wallpaper
    • Maa mahakali jaintia shakti peeth multi color lighting wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Maa Manasa devi multi color wallpaper with background effects
    • Kali Mata Kalighat shakti peeth blue color wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Kali Mata Kalighat shakti peeth brown color wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Mata narmada sona shakti peeth multi color wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Mata kalmadhava amarkantak shakti peeth multi color wallpaper with star lighting effects
    • Mata kalmadhava amarkantak shakti peeth brown color wallpaper with star lighting effects
    • Mata kalmadhava amarkantak shakti peeth blue color wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Mata vedagarbha kanchipuram shakti peeth sunlight wallpaper
    • Mata vedagarbha kanchipuram shakti peeth brown color wallpaper with star lighting effects
    • Mata lalitha devi prayag shakti peeth orange color wallpaper with spiral effects
    • Mata kamakhya devi shakti peeth blue color wallpaper with star lighting effects
    • Mata mangala chandika devi Harsiddhi or Ujjain shakti peeth sunlight wallpaper
    Top Viewed Wallpaper
    • Bhole baba smoking chillum of bhang
    • Shri sant gajanan maharaj beautiful Hd Wallpaper for free download
    • Angry Lord Shiva meditation stylish Hd Wallpaper with lighting effects for free download
    • Bhagwan Swami Shree Samarth Maharaj wonderful Hd Wallpaper for free download
    • Lord shiva smoking chillum of bhang
    • Radha Soami Satsang Beas Guru Baba Gurinder Singh stylish HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Angry lord Shiva blue colour Hd Wallpaper for free download
    • Sant Shri Savata Mali awesome HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Sant Satguru Ravidass Ji Maharaj awesome HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Baba Jaigurudev ji Maharaj colorful Hd Wallpaper for free download
    • Maa Mansa Devi wonderful HD Wallpaper for free download
    • God Ganesha full HD beautiful wallpaper for free download
    • lord shiva angry tandav dance wallpaper
    • Lord shiva drinking of bhang wallpaper
    • Mahayogi guru Gorakhnath ji Maharaj beautiful Hd Wallpaper for free download
    • Sherawali Mata Rani beautiful 3D HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Sant Shri Dnyaneshwar Maharaj beautiful HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Sant Satguru Ravidass Ji Maharaj colorful HD Wallpaper for free download
    • Radha Soami Baba Gurinder Singh Ji HD Wallpaper
    • Angry Maa Maha Kali beautiful 3D HD Wallpaper for free download