Chaitra Maas 2022: Chaitra month has started, do not forget to consume these things, you will get benefit by doing them

Chaitra Maas 2022: Chaitra is the first month of the Hindu calendar. This month starts with Holi. This month holds a lot of importance from the religious point of view. Many fasts and festivals come in this month. In such a situation, let us know what to do and what not to do during this time.

Navsamvat starts from Chaitra month, in this month Vishnu took Matsya avatar, know the special things of Chaitra

Chaitra month has started. The month of Chaitra has great importance in Hinduism. The Indian New Year begins from the month of Chaitra. Chaitra month begins on 18 March 2022 or the day of Holi. Being the first month of the Hindu year, Chaitra holds a lot of importance. Many holy festivals are celebrated in this month. The full moon of Chaitra month is in Chitra Nakshatra, hence the name of this month is Chaitra. It is believed that Lord Brahma, the creator of the universe, started the creation of the universe from the Shukla Pratipada of Chaitra month. At the same time, the beginning of Satyug is also considered from the month of Chaitra.

Chaitra Maas 2022: Chaitra month has started, do not forget to consume these things, you will get benefit by doing them
Chaitra Maas 2022: Chaitra month has started, do not forget to consume these things, you will get benefit by doing them

The new moon of Chaitra will be on 31 March and 1 April. Samvat 2078 will end on 1st April. This will be the last day of Samvat. On this day incense-meditation should be done for the ancestors. One should take bath in holy rivers. Matsya Avatar Jayanti is on 3rd April. This was the first incarnation of Lord Vishnu. When the deluge came, then Vishnu took the Matsya avatar and saved the world. By taking the Matsya avatar, Vishnu had broken the ego of King Manu.

Chaitra Navratri (April 2) will start from Shukla Pratipada of Chaitra month. Nav Samvat 2079 will start from this day. Gudi Padwa is on this day. The fasting observed in Chaitra Navratri increases the immunity to fight against seasonal diseases. During Chaitra Navratri, one should give up food and consume more and more fruits and milk. Many people also consume neem during Chaitra Navratri.

Shri Ram Navami is on 10th April. On this date in Tretayuga, Shri Ram was born to King Dasharatha. After this, there is a full moon on 16 April and on this day Hanuman ji’s manifest festival will be celebrated. Shri Ram is considered to be the incarnation of Vishnu ji and Hanuman ji is the incarnation of Shiva. Shri Ram Charit Manas, Sundarkand and Hanuman Chalisa should be recited on these dates.