Guru Purnima 2017

Guru Purnima or Guru Poornima is one of the auspicious festivals to Hindus. It is also called as Vyasa Purnima. It is mainly celebrated in India and Nepal and this festival is dedicated to spiritual and academic teachers. Simply it’s called as Indian and Nepalese teacher’s day. Guru Purnima 2017 date is 9th July. This festival is mainly celebrated on the full moon day in the month of Ashadha of the Shaka Samvat.

On this day students pay their respect to their teachers and express their gratitude. Guru Purnima History is mentioned here. This festival is also celebrate in the name of Vyasa who is the author of Mahabharata. Vyasa born to sage Parashara and Satyavati, the lady of Mahabharata. Vyasa divided the holy veda into four, namely Rig, Yajur, Sama and Atharva. Guru Purnima is commemorated as birth anniversary of Veda Vyasa. He gather all the Vedic hymns and divided them into four parts and teaching them to his four disciples: Paila, Vaisampayana, Jaimini and Sumantu. Check out the Guru Purnima Puja Vidhi and timings below.

Guru Purnima

Buddhists also celebrate this festival in the honor of Gautama Buddha, this day commemorate the day when Buddha gave his first sermon at Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh, India. Guru Purnima festival is used to celebrate with great fervor in Shirdi. Baba is the incarnation of God, everyone worshipped and follows baba as their ‘Guru’.

People who didn’t have any guru to follow or worship, prays Sai Baba as their Guru. On this day people visits Shirdi for blessing from Baba, because it is the only festival which Baba asked us to celebrate. It is a three days festival in Shirdi, massive number of people visits Shirdi on Guru Purnima.

Guru Purnima Puja Vidhi/ Guru Purnima Timings:

Purnima Tithi Begins = 07:31 on 8/Jul/2017
Purnima Tithi Ends = 09:36 on 9/Jul/2017

People on this day visits Sai Baba Temple or Shiv temple, because Lord Shiva is well Known as Adi Guru (First Teacher). Shiva becomes the Adiyogi and shares his knowledge with his seven disciples (Saptarishis). Most of the people consider Shiva as their Guru and offer their prayers to the mighty god on this Guru Purnima.

Guru Purnima Wishes

On this Guru Purnima 2017 share these Guru Purnima Wishes to your Gurus, and show your gratitude on this day. In this page we provide latest Wishes on Guru Purnima for facebook and whatsapp. Take your time to share your wishes to your respected teachers.

Guru Purnima Wishes 2017

  • Today is the day to be grateful towards whom you learn from
    Wishes on Guru Purnima – Happy Guru Purnima!
  •  Guru is everything in our eternal life, Nothing is possible without him, Life needs some power to push you up, Guru is that super power, Happy Guru Purnima!
  •  You were a light for me in the dark, You were an inspiration and an aspiration, Support me always, I will succeed in all ways, Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Guru and God both appear before me. To whom should I prostrate? I bow before Guru who introduced God to me. May Gurus blessings always shower on you

Guru Poornima Quotes & Wishes in English

  • As you walk with the Guru,
    you walk in the light of Existence,
    away from the darkness of ignorance.
    You leave behind all the problems of your life and
    move towards the peak experiences of life.
    Happy Guru Purnima 2017
  • You are the inspiration, Made me win with a spirit, It wouldn’t have been possible without you, Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Whenever I wanted inspiration, You were there to guide and be, Thanks Guru for being, Such a pillar of support for me, Happy Guru Purnima!

Guru Purnima Wishes in Hindi

  • You introduced me to myself and showed me the right way. Thanks for making me who I am. Wish you a happy Guru Purnima Day
  • Guru is everything in our eternal life, Nothing is possible without him, Life needs some power to push you up, Guru is that super power, Happy Guru Purnima!
  •  Today is the day to be grateful towards whom you learn from Wishes on guru purnima – Happy Guru Purnima!
  •  Be devoted to Guru on this holy day and always Happy Guru Purnima.
  • May gurus blessings Always shower on you.
    Wish you a very Happy Guru purnima ! 2017
  • Our Dear Teachers, We Wish U Very Happy Guru Pornima We always respect u & we are trying to be like u
    May guru’s blessings Always shower on you.
    Wish you a very very Happy Guru Purnima 2017

It is an incomparable journey where the Guru leads you from the visible to the invisible, from the material to the divine, from the ephemeral to the eternal. Thanks for being my Guru ‘Happu Guru Poornima’