Parshuram Jayanti is celebrated on the Tritiya of Shukla Paksha of Vaishakh month of the Hindu calendar. Lord Parashurama is the 6th incarnation of Lord Vishnu. Similar to Lord Hanuman, he is also blessed to be Chiranjeevi. This time Parshuram Jayanti is on May 3, 2022, Tuesday.
Parashuram was the 5th son of sage Jamadagni and Renuka. Rishi Jamadagni was one of the Saptarishis. According to mythological beliefs, Lord Parshuram was born on Tritiya Tithi in the Pradosh period. In such a situation, the festival of Parshuram Jayanti is celebrated only in the Pradosh period. Buying gold on this day is considered very auspicious. Not only this, Parshuram Jayanti is such a festival that not only Hindus but people of other religions also believe in Lord Parashuram.
Big processions are taken out on this day, in which a huge amount of people from all the Hindu and Brahmin classes, believe in Lord Parashuram. It is believed that on this day before sunrise, bathing in a holy river and worshiping Lord Parashurama according to the law, one gets the desired results and all the troubles are removed.