The monthly Kalashtami fast is observed every month on the Ashtami tithi of Krishna Paksha. The Ashtami tithi of Krishna Paksha of Margashirsha month is celebrated as Kaal Bhairav Jayanti. There is a law to worship Lord Shiva on Kaal Bhairav Jayanti. The Rudra form of Lord Shiva is called Kaal Bhairav. It is a major festival of Hindus.
Kaal Bhairav Jayanti 2021 Date
This year Kaal Bhairav Jayanti is being celebrated on Saturday, 27 November 2021.
On this day, Bhairav was born from the head of Lord Shiva, who is considered to be the fifth incarnation of Shiva. They have two forms, first Batuk Bhairav who gives fearlessness to the devotees, while Kaal Bhairav is a fierce punisher who controls criminal tendencies.
On the day of Kaal Bhairav Jayanti, there is a law to worship Lord Kaal Bhairav, an incarnation of Lord Shiva. According to religious beliefs, by worshipping Lord Kaal Bhairav with full devotion on this day, the fear from within the person is removed. Also, worshipping Lord Kaal Bhairav destroys the obstacles of the planets and the obstacles of the enemy. Lord Kaal Bhairav is known to give fruits and results to a person according to his/her deeds. If the deeds are good, then auspicious results are obtained, whereas, Lord Kaal Bhairav does not miss to punish the people who do immoral things.
Kaal Bhairav Jayanti 2021 Puja Vidhi
According to religious belief, whoever worships him on the day of Kaal Bhairav Jayanti, that person gets freedom from fear. Not only this, worshipping duly also gives relief from enemy obstacles and planetary obstacles. On this day one should get up early in the morning and take bath and wear clean clothes. After this, a mustard oil lamp should be lit in front of the idol of Lord Bhairav.
They should be offered black sesame, urad. Along with this, worship should be done duly while chanting mantras. On this day, writing ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ with white or red sandalwood on Bilba leaves and offering them on Shiva Linga is also considered very auspicious. On the day of Kaal Bhairav Jayanti, Kaal Bhairav is also pleased with the due worship of Lord Shiva and fulfils all the wishes of the devotees.
- Light a lamp in front of Lord Shiva and worship.
- Go to a temple in the evening and light a four-faced lamp in front of the idol of Lord Bhairav.
- Now offer things like flowers, imarti, jalebi, urad, betel coconut etc.
- After this, sitting on the same seat, one should read the mantra of Lord Kaal Bhairav.
Margashirsha month Krishna Paksha Ashtami Tithi will start from 05.43 am on Saturday, 27 November 2021, and will end on Saturday 28 November 2021 at 6 am. One Can worship during this period.
Kaal Bhairav Jayanti 2021 Puja Samagri
To get the blessings of Lord Bhairav, burn fragrant incense sticks of rose, sandalwood, and Google in the Bhairav temple. Offer five or seven lemon garlands to Bhairav Ji. Donate warm clothes to poor and destitute people.
On this day, offer red or white sandalwood ‘Om Namah Shivaya’ to the Shivling according to the devotion. Keep in mind that while offering Bilvapatra, one should face east or north direction. By worshipping in this way, Kaal Bhairav is soon pleased.
Donating to the poor on this day is considered very auspicious.
To get the blessings of Kaal Bhairav, a mustard oil lamp should be lit in front of his statue on the day of Kaal Bhairav Jayanti. Offer him a lamp of black sesame, urad, and mustard oil.
Worshipping Lord Kalabhairav removes ghosts obstacles. To get rid of all negative energies, chanting of Om Kalbhairavai Namah and recitation of Kaalbhairavashtak should be done on this day.