Sri Rama connects us to the universal Self and Sita holds a cosmic aspiration. My #RamNavami article. Jai Sri Ram!
Ram Navmi a Hindu Festival is dedicated, Lord Ram. Celebrating across India with enthusiasm and immense zeal, on this occasion people from Hindu religion pray and chants the name of The Lord Ram. Hindu living outside India observe and celebrate this day as a festival occasion. Organizing pooja in several temples and devotees of Lord Ram turning themselves completely in true colors of devotions and love.
When is Rama Navami ?
Festival is celebrated in a Great Grand manner everywhere, the True colors of Ram Navmi Festival can been seen at Ayodhya, the birth place of Lord Shree Ram is celebrated with Zeal and Enthusiasm. Every year on RamNavmi, people of Ayodhya take a Rath Yatra (Chariot Procession) in order to commemorate the existence of the Almighty on earth. This festival is celebrated on the Ninth Day of Chaitra month (the first month of a Hindu calender) when Lord Rama was born, Hindus all over the world celebrate this festival. The date of Ramnavami is decided according to the Hindu lunar calendar. As per the Gregorian calendar, the month of Chaitra corresponds to the month of March-April.
A special prayer is arranged for the midday, when Lord Rama is supposed to have been born. Throughout the day, couplets of Ramayana and Ramscharit Manas are narrated in the temples. People sing bhajans, chant the Ramnam (name of Ram), and seek the blessings of the almighty. Many of the devotees also observe a whole day fast on this occasion. In north India, especially in Ayodhya, the devotees of Lord Rama take out Ramnavami procession. This procession consists of a merrily decorated chariot with four persons dressed up as Rama, Laxman, Sita and Hanuman. The chariot is accompanied by thousands of Ram devotees. They move with the procession of Ram and Sita throughout the city and chant the name of Shree Ram with great vigor and enthusiasm. The entire procession is a gusty affair with all the devotees echoing the happy days of Rama’s reign.
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