Diwali 2023: All around the nation, the Diwali celebration is being celebrated with great fanfare. Hindus believe that Diwali is their greatest holiday. Following this, they revere Govardhan. Every year on the Pratipada date of Shukla Paksha in the month of Kartik, this puja is conducted. It is customary to worship Giriraj ji, also known as Lord Govardhan, on this day.
Devotion to Shri Krishna
Shri Krishna is also adored in addition to this. Let us inform you that Annakoot is another name for Govardhan Puja. Lord Govardhan receives 56 offerings on the day of Govardhan Puja. Another important thing to do on this day is to perform Govardhan Parikrama. Let us tell you when this year’s Govardhan Puja.
Exploring the titles given to Lord Krishna
According to Hindu mythology, on this day Lord Krishna lifted Govardhan Mountain on his little finger to save the people of Vrindavan from the wrath of Lord Indra. After this, people started worshiping Lord Krishna along with worshiping Govardhan Mountain on this day. Also, Kanha was addressed with the names ‘Govardhandhari’ and ‘Girirdhari’.
Auspicious Worship Timing
The auspicious time for worship on Govardhan Puja (14 November) is from 6.43 am to 8.52 am. The total duration of puja will be 2 hours 9 minutes. At the same time, Shobhan Yoga and Anuradha Nakshatra are being formed on this day. Shobhan Yoga is on 14th November from morning to 1:07 pm. At the same time, Anuradha Nakshatra is from morning till 3.24 pm on 15th November.