Holika Dahan will be done this time on March 07. Holika Dahanar is also known as Chhoti Holi. It is most auspicious if Holika Dahan is done during the Pradosh period on the full moon day. On the day of Holika Dahan, women worship for happiness and peace at home. This day of Holika Dahan is considered a symbol of good over evil.
Holi, a festival full of happiness and colors is about to come. This year Holika Dahan is on 7th March. The next day, on March 8, Holi with colors will be played. Holika Dahan is also known as Chhoti Holi. According to religious beliefs, it is said that Holika Dahan is most auspicious if it is done during the Pradosh period on the full moon day. During this, it is auspicious to do Holika Dahan at night by leaving Bhadra Mukh.
Auspicious time for Holika Dahan
This time Holika Dahan will be held on March 07 and Holi will be played on March 8. The full moon date will start on March 06 at 04:17 PM and end on March 07 at 06:09 PM. The auspicious time for Holika Dahan will be from 06.24 pm to 08.51 pm on Tuesday, March 07. The time of Bhadra Kaal will start on March 06 at 04:48 in the evening and will end on March 07 at 05:14 in the morning.
Holika Dahan worship method
Offer water after Holi Puja on the day of Holika Dahan. After this, according to the auspicious time, get the fire of Holika lit by an elderly person of your house. Roast the crops in the fire of Holika and if possible, take it with your family the next day. It is said that whoever does this remedy on the day of Holika Dahan, there is no shadow of despair and sorrow in his life. Also all the family members of that person always lead a healthy and happy life free from diseases.
What is the reason Holika dahan falling for two days?
According to astrology, this year 2023 Holika Dahan is being told to Bhadra for two days, due to which Holika Dahan will be done on 06 March in most parts of the country and 07 March in eastern states. According to Dharmasindhu and other scriptures, there is a law to burn Holika on Pradosh Vyapini Purnima of Phalgun Shukla. This time Phalgun Purnima will start from 04:18 pm on March 06, which will end on March 07 at 06:18 pm. In such a situation, Pradosh Vyapini Purnima will be on 06 March. On the other hand, Pradosh Vyapini Purnima will remain for two days in the eastern states.
On which day Holika Dahan will take place in your city?
According to astrology, in the eastern states and cities of India, where the sun sets before 6:10 on March 7, there the full moon will be Pradosh Vyapini for two days. In such a situation, Holika Dahan will be done at these places on March 7. Because on March 06, the full moon here will be polluted by Bhadra. Whereas in the eastern states of India like Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Bihar, West Bengal, Assam etc. Holika Dahan will take place on 7th March. That is, in places where the sunset will be before 6:10, Holika Dahan will be done on March 07 during Pradosh Kaal.