1. You Are At:
  2. English News
  3. India News
  4. Know why we celebrate Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja

Know why we celebrate Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja

New Delhi: Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja is a popular Hindu festival dedicated to the goddess of learning Saraswati, who is the deity of knowledge, art and music.She is generally shown seated on a white

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk
Updated on: February 04, 2014 7:00 IST
know why we celebrate vasant panchami or saraswati puja
know why we celebrate vasant panchami or saraswati puja

New Delhi: Vasant Panchami or Saraswati Puja is a popular Hindu festival dedicated to the goddess of learning Saraswati, who is the deity of knowledge, art and music.


She is generally shown seated on a white lotus, wearing a white silk sari and holding a book in her lower left hand.

The eyes of the goddess are full of compassion. Her four hands denote four facets of human personality namely mind, intellect, alertness and ego.

Latest India News

coronavirus
X