Shani Jayanti is a religious event celebrated by Hindus all over the world. It marks the birth anniversary of Lord Saturn, also known as Shani Dev or Sani Bhagwan. Celebrated on the Amavasya (new moon) day of the Hindu month of Jyestha. This festival observed with great devotion and reverence. People offer prayers and worships to Lord Saturn, seeking his blessings for prosperity and good luck. It believed that worshipping Lord Saturn on this day helps in removing obstacles from one’s life and brings success in all endeavors.
Importance of Shani Jayanti
Lord Shani is a divine being associated with the planet Saturn. And known to have a powerful influence on the life of an individual. He considered to be one of the nine planets of Vedic astrology and his presence in someone’s horoscope can bring both positive and negative effects. Shani known for his ferocity and extremity of influence, especially when it comes to matters of career, finance, health, relationships, and success. Therefore, it is important to understand how Shani influences our lives in order to make the best use of its power. In this article, we will explore how Lord Shani affects our lives. And what measures we can take to ensure that we are not adversely affected by its influence.
History of Shani Jayanthi
According to astrology,He is the son of Lord Sun and Devi Chaaya (Saranyu). The legend has it that Devi Saranyu left after giving birth to Shani, leaving him in the care of King Daksha. As a result, Shani raised by his father, Lord Sun and became known as Saturn or Shani. He is one of the nine planets in Vedic astrology and said to bring both good and bad luck depending on one’s karmas. He also regarded as a symbol of justice and discipline.
She pursued meditation and left her shadow Chaaya or her shadowform in her place. Chaaya as a shadow form easily handled the heat of the sun. The birth of Shani took place when Devi Chaaya was meditating on Lord Shiva.