The festival of Basant panchami signals that now the winter is over and autumn season has begun. As the date of Basant panchami is flexible, each year either it falls in the month of January or February in the magh month on Shukal Panchmi.
In 2024, the Basant panchami will be observed on 14 February and on that day people wear yellow clothes, cook sweat yellow rice and worship maa Sarswati. The celebration of basant panchami gives the positive vibes and it celebrated in all states of India by every age people which we explained in detail in the how basant panchami is celebrated each year article.
As Saraswati Puja is a central aspect of Basant Panchami celebrations.Here’s the exact date and time when is Basant Panchami in 2024, so you can schedule the day to complete all rituals on time!
- General English Month : February
- Hindu Month: Shukla paksha
- Day: 14th of Feb (Panchmi) / Wednesday
- Panchmi Tithi Begins on 13 Feb from 2:41 PM
- Panchmi Tithi Ends on 14 Feb at 12:10 PM
- Auspicious Time of Pooja on 14 Feb from 7:00 AM to 12:35 PM
Basant Panchami is a celebration of life. It captures India’s vast cultural diversity, spirit of rebirth, and quest of knowledge. Basant Panchami is a timeless reminder of the value of knowledge, creativity, and the everlasting circle of life as brightly colored kites fill the sky and the sounds of Saraswati Puja fill the air. Whether it is celebrated by flying kites, paying homage to the goddess Saraswati, or engaging in local traditions, the event never fails to bring millions of people joy and inspiration as it signals the arrival of spring and the prospect of better times to come.