Today is Shani Jayanti and this festival is celebrated on Amavasya in the first month of the Hindu calendar. In this way, special worship of Shani Dev is done on this day and now today we are going to tell you the method of worship of Shani Dev.
Pooja method of Shani Dev - After bathing in the morning, spread the black cloth on a piece of wood and place a statue or picture of Shani Dev on it or a betel nut and burn incense by lighting a lamp of pure ghee and oil. Now after this, get the symbol of Lord Shani bathed with Panchagavya, Panchamrit, Itra etc. Now apply blue flowers by applying abir, gulal, vermilion, kumkum and kajal and after that apply the nectar of fried Khani in imarti and oil. Now offer other fruits along with the fruit and chant the Shani Mantra after worshipping Panchopchar. After this, perform Aarti of Shani Dev after this.
What to do on Shani Jayanti - Serve and help needy people on this day. Do not disturb the poor people. Donate things made with oil and urad in food.
What not to do - Do not return any hungry or poor person empty-handed from your door on this day. Cutting hair and nails is inauspicious on this day. If you go to see Shani Dev on Shani Jayanti, do not look in the eyes of the idol while standing in front of the idol.