Vishwakarma Jayanti 2017 date – Sri Viswakarma Jayanthi
Vishwakarma Jayanti is an auspicious day dedicated to Lord Vishwakarma. The calculation of Vishwakarma day is done as per the ‘Bisuddhasidhanta’. Vishwakarma Puja is celebrated as ‘Biswakarma Puja’ on the last day of the Bengali BhadraBhadra
The Bhagavata Purana gives her the epithet Kaikeyi, the princess of the Kaikeya kingdom. She was the daughter of King Dhrishtaketu and his wife Shrutakirti, the sister... month, in the eastern states like Orissa, West Bengal, Jharkhand, and Tripura. It is also referred as ‘Kanya Sankranti’ or ‘Bhadra Sankranti’.
Vishwakarma Jayanti is believed to be the day when Lord Viswakarma the divine architect of the universe appeared on earth. Vishwakarma Jayanti 2017 date is September 17. In Kerala, it is also observed on Rishi Panchami day.
Vishwakarma Puja is celebrated on September 17, 2017, is mainly in eastern parts of India – West Bengal, Jharkhand, Orissa, and Tripura. This is the one of the most famous and most important Biswakarma Puja in a year.
Vishwakarma Puja is also held during the Diwali period in many parts of India.
In Hindu religion, God Vishwakarma is the divine architect of the universe and the divine carpenter. God Vishwakarma name is mentioned in Rigveda and Sthapatya Veda as a science of mechanics and architecture.
Special pujas are performed on the day in temples and also in workplaces by Laborers, artisans, carpenters, craftsmen, mechanics, smith and other workers.