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Bhai Dooj | Happy Bhai Dooj | bhaiya dooj | bhaiya dooj 2022 |

Updated: Oct 27, 2022

As everyone knows, India is such a country that there is a fair or festival coming here throughout the year, people here have a very deep faith in these fairs and festivals. People of India celebrate these festivals and fairs with great enthusiasm, one of them is the festival of Bhai Dooj. Bhai Dooj or Fraternal Dwitiya is celebrated on the second day of Shukla Paksha in Kartik month. The festival of Bhai Dooj is celebrated like Raksha Bandhan, the only difference is that Rakhi is not tied on the brother's wrist but tilak is applied on the forehead. The festival of Bhai Dooj is celebrated on the next day of Govardhan Puja. This year, Bhai Dooj will be celebrated on October 27.

Yama Dwitiya:

Bhai Dooj is a Hindu festival celebrated on the second day of the Shukla Paksha of Kartik month, which is also known as Yama Dwitiya. It is a festival that comes two days after Deepawali, which expresses the affection of the sister towards the brother and the sisters wish for the happiness of their brother.

Legend of Bhai Dooj:

According to the legend of Bhai Dooj, Yamraj was called by his sister Yamuna several times to meet him, but Yama could not go. When he came to meet his sister one day, his sister was very happy and he fed Yamraj with great love and respect and wished him happiness by applying tilak, just as all the sisters pray to God for the happiness of their brother. Happy, Yamraj asked sister Yamuna to ask for a boon.

Then Yamuna asked that in this way you come to my house every year on the second day of Shukla Paksha of Kartik month. Since then, it has been believed that on this day, any brother who goes to his sister's house and eats in her house and makes the sister tilak, then he will not be afraid of Yama and premature death. Yamraj accepted this boon of his and since then it was celebrated as a festival.

popular law:

Five conical shapes are made from rice solution on a Uch asana (Modha, generation). Vermilion is put in the middle of it. In the front, there is clean water, 6 kumhara flowers, vermilion, 6 betel leaves, 6 betel nuts, large cardamom, small cardamom, Harre, nutmeg etc. Marigold flower can also remain if there is no kumhara flower. The sister washes her brother's feet. After this, she sits on the Uch asana (modhe, generation) and Anjali-tied and applies rice solution and vermilion in both the hands of the brother. She puts honey, cow's ghee, sandalwood in her hand.

After this, the brother's anjali gives betel leaf, betel nut, kumhare flower, nutmeg, etc. and says - "Yamuna invited Yama, I am inviting my brother; The bigger the stream of Yamuna ji, the bigger my brother's age. Saying this, Anjali pours water into her. In this way, it does it three times, then washes hands and feet with water and wipes it with a cloth. gets vaccinated. It is then fed roasted makhan. The brother gives gifts to the sister according to his ability. After this, food of the best substances is provided.


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